All posts tagged "SUV"
Puerto Rico Auto Sales Turn the Corner
Year-to-Date Purchases Still Down; Japanese Vehicles Drive Sales
- Posted December 20, 2019
Puerto Rico car importer group forecasts low sales this year
Expected to drop by more than 15,000 cars compared with last year
- Posted January 17, 2019
GM to offer 2 more electric vehicles in next 18 months
The two new electric vehicles likely will be SUVs or maybe a sportier car designed to compete with Tesla’s upcoming Model 3.
- Posted October 2, 2017
China’s thriving SUV-only automaker looks to global growth
BAODING, China — Wei Jianjun is the chief matchmaker in China’s love affair with the SUV. A decade ago, the chairman of Great Wall Motors Ltd. saw opportunity as the bulky vehicles began shedding their image in...
- Posted February 22, 2017
Volkswagen bets on new technology to bounce back from crisis
FRANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen hopes to bounce back from its crisis with a shift in focus to more battery-powered cars, digital technologies such as autonomous vehicles, and an increase in sales of SUVs in the U.S. Herbert...
- Posted November 22, 2016
As America shifts to SUVS, so does the L.A. Auto Show
America’s shift from cars to SUVs is starting to look permanent, and automakers are scrambling to meet the demand. Toyota, Ford, Subaru, Jeep and Volkswagen are all showing new SUVs at this week’s Los Angeles Auto Show....
- Posted November 17, 2016
Toyota to Pay Up to $3.4 Billion to Settle US Truck Lawsuit
WASHINGTON — Toyota will pay up to $3.4 billion to settle a class action lawsuit brought by U.S. pickup truck and SUV owners whose vehicles lacked adequate rust protection. Court filings show that the settlement reached on...
- Posted November 14, 2016
The New Family Car: Honda Revamps Small SUV
DETROIT — America’s new family car is getting a major face-lift. It’s not the Toyota Camry or some other midsize car. It’s the Honda CR-V, a compact SUV that for the past three months has been the...
- Posted October 13, 2016
Hyundai Recalls SUVs; Software Flaw May Stop Acceleration
DETROIT – Hyundai is recalling about 41,000 small SUVs in the U.S. because a software glitch can stop the vehicles from accelerating. The recall came after pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It covers 2016...
- Posted September 15, 2016
Redesigned 2017 Ford Escape Makes Local Debut
Boasts new interior, driver-assist technologies
- Posted August 18, 2016