Tag: Automotive

  • Can Silicon Valley and Detroit Reinvent the Car Business?

    Can Silicon Valley and Detroit Reinvent the Car Business?

    In the month of October, General Motors, Ford and Chrysler once again increased their share of cars and light trucks sold in America. In the third quarter of this year, the companies all reported solid profits. In fact, for the 12 months that just ended, their net income totaled $13 billion — compared to losses […]

  • Car manufacturing hits reverse gear

    Car manufacturing hits reverse gear

    UK car manufacturing went into reverse in August as factories closed for the summer holidays. A total of 71,065 cars rolled off production lines last month, 22% less than the 91,282 cars built in August 2013, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The SMMT said August was typically a quiet month […]