Tag: automotive industry

Nissan Seeking to Sell Trading Subsidiary for $1 Billion

<img data-attachment-id="1689240" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,751" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="nissan badge" data-image-description=" rmcarvalhobsb/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1689240″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-768×577.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1501782740.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nissan is reportedly interested in selling a subsidiary responsible for the distribution of machinery, vehicle parts, and raw […]

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United States Won’t Raise Tariffs on Japanese Vehicles, Report Suggests

<img data-attachment-id="1681824" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="japanese auto exports 2016" data-image-description=" Sakarin Sawasdinaka/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1681824″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_265612967.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With Japan and the United States spending the better part of the summer discussing trade […]

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GM’s South Korean Workers Preparing to Strike

<img data-attachment-id="1687690" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan.jpg" data-orig-size="902,643" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan" data-image-description=" gm korea ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-450×321.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-610×435.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1687690″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-610×435.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”435″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-610×435.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-75×53.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-450×321.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-768×547.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan-120×86.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Cruze_Assembly_Gunsan.jpg 902w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While Hyundai seems to have miraculously dodged labor strikes in South Korea this year, General Motors does not […]

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Car Talk: GM’s Barra to Sit Down With Trump Thursday

<img data-attachment-id="809778" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1360" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Mary Barra with Chevrolet Cruze" data-image-description=" Image: GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-809778″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-610×405.jpg” alt=”Mary Barra with Chevrolet Cruze, Image: GM” width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Mary-Barra-Chevrolet-Cruze-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors CEO will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump and White House […]

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No Friends in the Renault-Nissan Alliance?

<img data-attachment-id="1677240" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,641" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="renault nissan dacia lot" data-image-description=" Gilles Lougassi/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-450×288.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-610×391.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1677240″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-610×391.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”391″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-610×391.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-75×48.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-450×288.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-768×492.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629-120×77.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_405563629.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Former Renault-Nissan Alliance director Arnaud Deboeuf is leaving Renault to chase sunnier pursuits at French […]

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Automakers Asks NHTSA to Remove Autonomous Hurdles

<img data-attachment-id="1675948" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-fleet-chandler_depot-e1559322664263.jpg" data-orig-size="2076,1198" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="waymo fleet chandler_depot" data-image-description=" waymo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-fleet-chandler_depot-450×260.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-fleet-chandler_depot-610×352.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675948″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-fleet-chandler_depot-610×352.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”352″> The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been pretty good about letting companies test autonomous vehicles on public roads. And yet pretty much every automotive manufacturer, ride sharing firm and tech giant still […]

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South Korean Hyundai Workers Didn’t Strike This Year!

<img data-attachment-id="1588584" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435.jpg" data-orig-size="2007,1310" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"\u00a9 Morgan J Segal Photography -All Rights Reserved.","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="hyundai-sonata-eco-grille logo" data-image-description=" Image: Hyundai ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-450×294.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-610×398.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1588584″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-610×398.jpg” alt=”hyundai-sonata-eco-grille logo” width=”610″ height=”398″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-610×398.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-75×49.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-450×294.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-768×501.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Hyundai-Sonata-Eco-grille-e1504628136435-120×78.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> After eight consecutive years of striking, South Korean Hyundai employees decided […]

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Dealership Dilemmas: Nissan Communications Reportedly Back Online

<img data-attachment-id="1622294" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Nalley_Nissan_of_Atlanta_20-e1524507840810.jpg" data-orig-size="4196,2492" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"5.6","credit":"Nicholas McGinn","camera":"NIKON D800","caption":"Nissan\u2019s newest Retail Environment Design Initiative (NREDI 2.0) was introduced today at the grand opening celebration of Nalley Nissan of Atlanta, an Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABG) dealership. The NREDI 2.0-outfitted dealership is visually and technically updated in all areas, from sales, to service to finance, […]

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Shareholders No Longer Riding Shotgun, Say American Automakers

<img data-attachment-id="1684824" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="ford mustang chevrolet camaro" data-image-description=" Sergey Akhrameev/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-450×270.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684824″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”366″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-450×270.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-768×461.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-120×72.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> This week, General Motors CEO Mary Barra and Ford CEO Jim Hackett were among 181 […]

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Why Is Nio Struggling?

<img data-attachment-id="1684954" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909.jpg" data-orig-size="1732,1017" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Nio display" data-image-description=" NIO ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-450×264.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-610×358.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684954″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-610×358.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”358″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-610×358.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-75×44.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-450×264.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-768×451.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Nio-display–e1565894615909-120×70.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nio, one of China’s biggest EV startups, is confronting difficult times, though the primary reasons for its plight are less […]

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Ford and GM Prep for Economic Hardship

<img data-attachment-id="1684824" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="ford mustang chevrolet camaro" data-image-description=" Sergey Akhrameev/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-450×270.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684824″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”366″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-610×366.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-450×270.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-768×461.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377-120×72.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1405170377.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With another global recession looming on the horizon, executives at General Motors and Ford are […]

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UAW Corruption Probe Continues as Jewell Heads to Prison

<img data-attachment-id="1683840" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="UAW HQ" data-image-description=" James R. Martin/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1683840″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_335614826-2.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Former union vice president Norwood Jewel has become the highest ranking UAW member to be convicted […]

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Automakers Need to Start Worrying About the Batteries Lurking in Older EVs

<img data-attachment-id="1669220" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Nissan Leaf EV charging" data-image-description=" bondvit/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1669220″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/shutterstock_1302207787.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> After a few years, most of us begin to notice our smartphones have developed an inability […]

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Another Study Shows Consumers Hesitant to Embrace Mobility

<img data-attachment-id="1532457" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="autonomous hardware" data-image-description=" Image: Ford Motor Company ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1532457″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg” alt=”autonomous hardware” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With automakers investing heavily into the development of electrified and autonomous vehicles, it might […]

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Nissan’s Financial Report Worse Than Expected

<img data-attachment-id="1674038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg" data-orig-size="925,627" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo" data-image-description=" By Anton Watman/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”413″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-768×521.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-120×81.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> On Wednesday, we reported Nissan was preparing a financial report that was presumed to involve quarterly profit […]

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Europe Wants to Compete With China’s Battery Production, Eventually

<img data-attachment-id="1680516" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="EV charging station streetside europe" data-image-description=" Guteksk7/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1680516″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Wary that China might have the battery market totally cornered by the time electric vehicles […]

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Is Mazda’s Premium Push Prudent?

While Mazda’s vehicles are often praised for being handsome and playing host to desirable driving dynamics, the latter half of that arrangement has become less important in recent years. Remember the last time you saw a Zoom-Zoom ad? Neither do we. That’s because Mazda isn’t the same brand anymore. While some of its budget-minded performance […]

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Nissan’s Shareholder Meeting Sure Sucked for Renault’s Chairman

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The Most ‘American Made’ Automobiles You Can Buy in 2019

<img data-attachment-id="1679468" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2.jpg" data-orig-size="716,477" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="jeep cherokee 2019" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679468″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/JP019_104CHqrajsi21jqe134g6es7fvu4r8s__mid-2.jpg 716w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While they’re typically a little older than the first time car buyers that usually approach me for advice, there […]

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Nissan Reforms Pass, Saikawa Reappointed as CEO

<img data-attachment-id="1679096" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,597" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo nissan sign dealership" data-image-description=" FotograFFF/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-450×269.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-610×364.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679096″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-610×364.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”364″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-610×364.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-450×269.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-768×458.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045-120×72.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_379189045.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Nissan’s planned corporate governance reforms were teetering on the brink of disaster after alliance partner […]

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