http://driving.ca - Half a million dollars for a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am. Really?
http://driving.ca - As part of its not-so-secret push to emphasize electric vehicles and hybrids over diesels, Volkswagen might end up putting the BUDD-e into production. In an interview with Car magazine, Dr. Volkmar Tannenberger, VW’s head of electrical and powertrain development, predicts there’s a good chance the BUDD-e – if not a vehicle inspired by the electric mini-minivan – will make it into production.
http://www.freep.com - General Motors has promised that Lansing Delta Township Assembly will remain "full," even as production GMC Acadia ends.
http://www.greencarreports.com - Electric-car maker Tesla Motors is the fourth-largest US car maker, but its home in California's Silicon Valley is far from the heartland Detroit base of GM, Ford, and Fiat Chrysler. In Michigan, Tesla is banned by law from selling cars directly to buyers, and from opening Tesla Store retail locations.
http://www.foxnews.com - There’s been a bit of a frenzy in the market for Pontiac Firebird Trans Ams connected to the 1977 film.
http://www.motortrend.com - Sam Boyle is holding one gallon of regular-grade gasoline. The color of apple juice, it has the hydrocarbon content of 98 tons of buried prehistoric plant matter.
http://www.forbes.com - The new year did not bring a change to the current downtrend in Japanese auto sales. Registrations across all segments were found down 4.6%, once data reported by various industry associations were consolidated. Again, the market was dragged down by continued weakness among a Japanese peculiarity, mini vehicles.
http://www.autonews.com - GM and its competitors are determined to get on board with changes in technology and demographics that are bringing people back to cities and thrusting car-sharing and ride-sharing into the mainstream. The question is how.
http://www.autonews.com - A bizarre end to the first trial over faulty ignition switches in millions of General Motors cars has sparked an unusual battle between several of the lawyers who have been leading the fight to hold GM accountable.
http://www.carsguide.com.au - The Cascada is one of the most important new models from Holden being aimed at seeing the company through the difficult period of shutting down Australian manufacture, then into the future of import-only cars.