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Hyundai's concept truck would use plastics to compete

February 16, 2015 6:00 am ET

Unveiled in January at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Hyundai's Santa Cruz concept was designed as a truck for city dwellers, fitting a separated, composite-surfaced cargo bed and seating for five within dimensions...


Honda cuts production amid ports' labor disputes

February 16, 2015 10:15 am ET

Honda plans to cut back production at plants in Ohio, Indiana and Ontario because of labor disputes that have snarled shipments at 29 ports on the West Coast.


Growth in Mexico helps push NA toward record production levels

January 5, 2015 10:14 am ET

Driven by surging Mexican factories, North American light-vehicle production for 2014 is headed for the second-highest level on record by the time the final numbers are counted.


Japan's parts makers face challenges as carmakers expand supply base

September 29, 2014 11:01 am ET

For all their size and success, Japanese auto suppliers that rocketed to global dominance on the coattails of their No. 1 customer, Toyota Motor Corp., face a perilous new reality.


Study: Maintaining good supplier relationships pay off for carmakers

August 6, 2014 10:06 am ET

What is it worth for an automaker to have good relations with its suppliers? For Honda and Toyota, quite a lot, according to a study published Aug. 5 by researcher John Henke.

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