|FORGET HORSEPOWER, TOYOTA INDIANA PLANT POWERED BY PEOPLE|
| ||Dedication, Eye Toward Quality and Safety Results in 4.45 Million Vehicles Built Past 20 Years
Over the past 20 years, Toyota Indiana has built 4.45 million vehicles. But it isn't the planning, engineering, problem solving or high-pace of the assembly line that stands out to Norm Bafunno, the plant's president. It's the people.
'My first day on the job as president, a team member came up to me and said she would like to talk about a policy the plant had. I thought to myself, 'oh bo...[Read more...]|
|INFINITI ANNOUNCES U.S. PRICING FOR 2016 Q50 2.0T AND Q50 HYBRID PREMIUM MODELS|
|• First two of four available Q50 engines available now, new 3.0-liter V6 twin turbo-equipped models to follow later this year|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Infiniti today announced pricing for the 2016 Infiniti Q50 2.0t and Q50 Hybrid Premium models, which are on sale now at Infiniti retailers nationwide. Pricing starts at $33,950 for the Q50 2.0t and $47,050 for the Q50 Hybrid Premium.
The Infiniti Q50 sports sedan, Infiniti's best-selling model, enters the 2016 model year with an arr...[Read more...]
|BMW: PAVING THE WAY FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE|
|◾The new BMW 330e and BMW 225xe Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Vehicles.
◾BMW Light and Charge technology provides a cutting-edge charging solution.
◾£40 million to boost green cars across the UK.
◾Hydrogen fuel cell technology offering long range, short refuelling times and zero emissions.
◾DriveNow and Moovit team up for enhanced journey flexibility.
The BMW Group has long been at the forefront of technological development. From boosting engine performance through recent innovations such as th...[Read more...]|
|2016 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID'S ADVANCED POWERTRAIN NAMED TO WARD'S 10 BEST ENGINES LIST|
|• Sixth Time a Hyundai Powertrain is Honored with the 10 Best Distinction |
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2015 – The technologically advanced powertrain of the 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) was named to the prestigious Ward's 10 Best Engines list. This is the first time that a plug-in hybrid powertrain has made the list.
'For Hyundai's first entry into the plug-in hybrid segment, Hyundai engineers did an impeccable job blending fuel efficiency with ref...[Read more...]
|My Old Kentucky Homecoming: U.S. Lexus Production Begins in the Bluegrass State|
|$360 Million Investment, 1.5 Million Training Hours Brings Popular ES 350 to American Assembly Line for First Time
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (Oct. 19, 2015) – Call it a homecoming.
When Toyota introduced Lexus to the U.S. market in 1989, the Georgetown, Ky., plant – its first stand-alone vehicle manufacturing facility in America – was just in its second year of producing the Camry.
Fast forward 26 years and that same plant is celebrating the start of U.S. Lexus production. To...[Read more...]|