Ford Fiesta ST (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Small Car, Big Power: Ford’s Fiesta ST Takes Aim At Younger Buyers

Ford is adding a dose of power to its subcompact Fiesta, as the Fiesta ST performance version starts to arrive at dealerships.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

(GM Photo)

GM’s New Pickups Ace Tough New Crash Tests

The 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra have become the first pickup trucks to get five star rankings in the new, tougher crash tests done by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

(credit: Jeff Gilbert/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Sunshine And Classics Bring Fans To Woodward Dream Cruise

The smell of leaded gasoline filled the air from Ferndale to Pontiac, as metro Detroit celebrated its love affair with the automobile in the annual Woodward Dream Cruise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2013

(Ford photo)

Lincoln Seeks Out A New Kind Of Buyer

“Black Label” will be exclusive Lincoln “brand within a brand” for upscale buyers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2013

(Chrysler photo)

Chrysler Celebrates ‘Impossible Dream’ As 5 Millionth Vehicle Rolls Out

Vehicle number 5,000,000 rolls off the line at Chrysler’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2013

Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon (Credit: GM Photo)

GM “Teases” New Small Pickups

New Colorado and Canyon will be very different pickups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2013

(IIHS Photo)

Small Cars Show Mixed Results In New Crash Tests

Honda Civic did best in new small overlap front crash test.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2013

(credit: Ford Motor Co.)

Auto Jobs: Land Of Opportunity?

Auto companies compete for new talent, try to retain existing employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

Management Briefing Seminars (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Age, Price And Economy Could Impact Future Car Sales

Sales are expected to grow, but economy and high car prices remain a risk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

Grand Traverse Resort (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Can The Auto Industry Sustain Its Comeback?

Annual auto conference opens near Traverse City, looking at “Mobility, Profitability, Sustainability” in the industry’s recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2013