October 26, 2016 at 12:27 AM
The 2017 North American International Auto Show in January will begin with Automobili-D, a four-day look at the future of personal mobility. The first-time symposium and expo will be held during media and industry preview days Jan. 8-12 ahead of the public show.
August 01, 2016 at 4:55 PM
Tracking down the exact whereabouts of vehicle parts in transit from a supplier can be difficult, especially when the supply chain is global in scale, notes Scott Conover, automotive segment leader for Infor’s GT Nexus unit.
July 11, 2016 at 2:02 AM
A new campaign, dubbed Planet M, aims to coordinate the state of Michigan's prowess in personal mobility, and market those capabilities through a single initiative.
June 07, 2016 at 11:44 AM
Carmakers and their suppliers are accustomed to the strict and well-defined rules of financial reporting. But now the industry faces a very different but no less important issue: a regulatory focus on non-GAAP measures, such as fuel economy and emissions compliance.
April 18, 2016 at 1:14 PM
No other region on the planet concentrates as much automotive technological prowess as Michigan. But the state’s continued dominance isn’t guaranteed, notes Kevin Kerrigan, senior vice president of the Automotive Office within the Michigan Economic Development Corp.
March 25, 2016 at 11:13 AM
This year’s SAE World Congress and Exhibition in Detroit on April 12-14 will bring together more than 11,000 automotive engineers from 40-plus countries. Visitors also will do something they can’t accomplish online: network in person with peers, mentors and leaders from around the world.
January 19, 2016 at 10:45 AM
When a carmaker introduces a new vehicle, it stops making repair parts for the previous model. But as the service lives of vehicles lengthens, it becomes more difficult for the automaker and its suppliers to know how many repair parts to stockpile.
January 11, 2016 at 1:17 AM
High-volume manufacturers can save time, lower costs, improve operational transparency and improve the efficiency of their production operations by consolidating disconnected, independent management systems used across multiple plants.
November 09, 2015 at 9:58 AM
Providing cyber security protection is the next frontier for the automotive industry, and every major automaker is stepping up efforts to make its vehicles more secure against possible attacks.