Jeff Gilbert


Ford Analyst Says Car Sales Will Remain Strong

Ford analyst Erich Merkle talks with WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert about car sales.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

Economy Up

Easier Credit For Car Loans Helping Car Sales Rebound

The report from Experian Automotives says not only is it easier to get credit but fewer people are defaulting on car loans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

2013 Chevy Malibu Eco (GM photo)

Airbag Problem Prompts Malibu Recall

The side curtain airbag could deploy when it’s not needed, and fail to deploy when it is needed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2012


Charities Benefit From Auto Industry Recovery

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert talked with some of those attending the Automotive Golf Classic, an annual fund raiser for the Boys and Girls Clubs

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2012

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett in 2011. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

GM Gets A “Buffett Bounce”

“Whenever Warren Buffett, or his company Berkshire Hathaway makes a substantial investment in a company, the stock, at least over the next day, or in trading that day, will rise.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012

Harold "Red" Poling (Ford photo)

Harold ‘Red’ Poling Remembered As Extrordinary Ford CEO

Retired Ford CEO Harold “Red” Poling has died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2012

2013 Ford Fusion

Ford Says Perception Is Catching Up With Reality

Ford says a four-year old effort to improve its brand image is paying off.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2012

Cleveland Engine Plant  (Photo by Shaun Heasley/Getty Images)

Car Companies Are Getting Along Better With Suppliers

A new study shows that better supplier relations are becoming the norm among auto companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2012

A Ford logo is seen on the grill of Ford Freestar minivan. (credit:  Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Ford Cuts Summer Shutdown At 13 Plants

It looks like auto plants will be humming through the summer of 2012, as the major automakers work to build more products to meet increased demand.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2012

Ford Nanjing Plant (Ford Photo)

Ford Says Strong China Sales Are Just The Start

The April performance of an all new Focus is giving a glimpse at Ford’s future in China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2012