|Infiniti Reports May 2013 U.S. Sales|
| ||NASHVILLE, Tenn. – As Infiniti prepares for the late summer introduction of its highly anticipated, all-new Q50 luxury sports sedan, the company today reported U.S. sales of 7,899 units in May, a decrease of 25.4 percent versus 10,592 units a year earlier. Infiniti sales of 43,119 for the first five months of 2013 are down 1.9 percent.
The Infiniti JX, which had 2,952 sales in May, had its best month since it went on sale in March 2012. Sales of the 7-passenger luxury crossover incre...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX PRODUCTION SITE SELECTED IN OHIO|
|05/14/2013 - MARYSVILLE, Ohio
Acura today announced that the all-new NSX supercar will be produced at a new Performance Manufacturing Center in Ohio, a $70 million advanced production facility encompassing 184,000 square feet to be housed inside Honda's former North American Logistics facility and located in the midst of Honda's existing R&D and production engineering operations.
The site for the new production facility, which will be Honda's third auto plant in Ohio, is only a few mi...[Read more...]|
|HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA SETS ALL-TIME RECORD FIRST QUARTER SALES|
| ||Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 68,306 units, down just two percent versus the best volume month Hyundai ever recorded last year, and up more than 30 percent over February levels. The first quarter of 2013 was the best in Hyundai's history.
'March felt just great,' said Dave Zuchowski, executive vice president of national sales. 'We definitely benefitted from better inventories of Elantra thanks to the addition of the third shift at our Alabama plant, improved weather condition...[Read more...]|
|C-MAX LINEUP SUCCESS HELPS DRIVE FORD'S SMALL CAR SALES TO 12-YEAR HIGH; F-SERIES MARKS BEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2005|
| ||•Ford U.S. November small car sales total 26,848 vehicles – a 76 percent increase compared with last year and the company's strongest November small car sales in 12 years
•C-MAX Hybrids sales gain momentum with 4,848 vehicles in November, a 52 percent increase compared with October; Ford posts best-ever month for electrified vehicle sales
•F-Series has its 16th consecutive year-over-year monthly sales increase and fourth month in a row with more than 50,000 sales; this marks F-Series' best N...[Read more...]|
|Ford Makes NASCAR History|
|•Ford's innovative marketing campaign for the 2012 Focus Electric continues as NASCAR selected the car to be the first-ever all-electric pace car, leading the field for the Sprint Cup Richmond 400 on April 28
•Ford was also first to use a hybrid to start a NASCAR event when the Fusion Hybrid served as pace car for the Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in 2008
•Ford research shows that approximately 35 percent of new car intenders are motorsports fans and 78 percent of them support NASCAR. A...[Read more...]|