aluminum than more commoditized components as carmakers aim to reduce vehicle weight in order to satisfy more stringent fuel economy standards. The threat of increased aluminum design wins in vehicles can’t be ignored, however, as we anticipate
the launch of its next-generation full-size pickups by about nine months to fall 2018, hoping to narrow rival Ford Motor Co's still-sizable lead in meeting future U.S. fuel - economy standards, supplier sources said on Monday.
States. Drastically higher diesel prices could place the firm at a disadvantage because its 15-liter engine sacrifices fuel economy .Unionized employees account for roughly 40% of Cummins' work force. As these contracts begin expiring over the
Hyundai ( OTC:HYMLF ) has been sued by consumers in South Korea over inflating fuel economy ratings for its models in the nation. The automaker faced a similar flap in the U.S. last year that led to a settlement with
Toyota ( TM ) delays the release of its new Prius hybrid as engineers reportedly make tweaks related to improving the fuel economy of the model. The automaker now sees a December release for the next version of the best-selling hybrid in the world. Post your comment!
Transport Ministry for overstating the fuel economy of its Santa Fe. Tests revealed the SUV's fuel economy was 8.3% lower than marked ..... both admitted to overstating the fuel economy on about 900k cars in the U.S
testing of the F-150 has gone well, according to the automaker. If outside reviews go as favorably on durability and ruggedness, the F-150 could sell well due to the improved fuel economy it will offer consumers. Post your comment!
and that Ford’s move to use an aluminum body for its 2015 F-150 pickup signals a shift by automakers toward lightweight materials for pickups and SUVs to meet tougher fuel - economy standards. ETFs: SLX , JJU Post your comment!
work only with a single truck supplier, we believe most truck offerings are relatively commodified, with price and fuel economy (which both change upon new model releases every year) differentiating factors. Although we don't think Iveco enjoys
The Kenworth and Peterbilt brands were awarded a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency designation because of their fuel economy improvements, which we think should bolster sales and create customer goodwill.PACCAR's MX engine continues to