Lexus still short of utility vehiclesMon, 13, Feb 2017
Social themes, Alfa Romeo's comeback on the Super Bowl ad highlight reelSun, 05, Feb 2017
Automakers used the Super Bowl -- an overtime thriller with the New England Patriots defeating the Atlanta Falcons -- to deliver messages that were a step above the typical product pitches. There was a clear effort among brands to connect with consumers through themes that sound more inspirational than corporate. Meanwhile, FCA sent its loudest message yet that Alfa Romeo is back in the United States.
Toyota operating profit declines 39% on foreign exchange hit, higher expensesMon, 06, Feb 2017
Toyota reported a 39 percent tumble in global operating profit in the latest quarter as foreign exchange losses and higher expenses offset an increase in worldwide sales. Operating profit plunged to 438.5 billion yen ($3.76 billion) in the fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31.
TOYOTA: Double-digit fall as Lexus supply slidesWed, 01, Feb 2017
Canada light-vehicle volume sets a Jan. recordWed, 01, Feb 2017
LUXURY: Mercedes jumps out to big early lead over BMW, LexusWed, 01, Feb 2017
Lexus says safety functions set LS apartMon, 30, Jan 2017
Lexus dealers await halo car, more utility vehiclesThu, 26, Jan 2017
Michael O'Brien has been chairman of the Lexus National Dealer Advisory Council since January 2016 during a time of near-record sales and the continuing shift of consumers toward utility vehicles over traditional sedans.
Pizza, chins and living rooms: What people are saying about the Lexus LSTue, 24, Jan 2017
Lexus brought the latest generation of the LS sedan to the Detroit auto show, and by doing so, showcased the reinterpreted flagship that launched the brand with aplomb 28 years ago. Here’s what people are saying about the Lexus LS.