BERTHA BENZ: Thanks to his wife, Karl Benz gets credit for inventing the autoMon, 20, Jun 2016
Is Bertha Ringer getting a free ride into the Automotive Hall of Fame simply because she married the genius Karl Benz 144 years ago? Not at all.
Message to Trump: Check your numbersMon, 20, Jun 2016
The voice of Mexico's auto industry, a former free-trade negotiator, says the sector has proven itself to be vital to the country's economy. And he warns Donald Trump that trade restrictions would batter many U.S. states that depend on supplying Mexican factories.
More and more, CEO pay is linked to stockMon, 20, Jun 2016
Outgoing Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. CEO Roy Armes topped the list of the 42 highest paid CEOs at publicly traded U.S.-based automotive companies in 2015.
ObituariesMon, 20, Jun 2016
Ron Hall Sr., founder of Bridgewater Interiors, and Charles Walton, former president of the New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers.
RALPH NADER: The safety advocate who changed the automotive industryMon, 20, Jun 2016
Ralph Nader, the consumer safety advocate who forced the auto industry to prioritize safety and build cleaner cars, will be inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame.
ROY LUNN: Legendary British engineer created monster hitsMon, 20, Jun 2016
Roy Lunn is one of the original disrupters. The British engineer being inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame oversaw the development of the legendary Ford GT40, the sleek, low-slung sports car that dislodged Ferrari by winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans four consecutive times from 1966 to 1969.
Exec: GM has made strides in supplier tiesMon, 20, Jun 2016
Bill Kopicki, director of brakes, tires and wheels within General Motors' Global Purchasing & Supply Chain unit, helps oversee an annual spend of $6 billion. In an interview with sister publication Rubber & Plastics News, he discussed the carmaker's improving relations with suppliers.
Mulally’s fast track to fameMon, 20, Jun 2016
Nine years and 10 months ago, Alan Mulally was an aerospace executive whom almost nobody east of Seattle had ever heard of. Next month, he'll enter the Automotive Hall of Fame. Ford. Sloan. Iacocca. Mulally. Pretty neat company.
Seems like some VW managers are looking to escapeMon, 20, Jun 2016
Lots of managers and senior development engineers at crisis-plagued Volkswagen in Germany are sniffing around for new job opportunities, according to sister publication Automobilwoche.
Fords at homeMon, 20, Jun 2016
A bronze, life-size sculpture of Edsel and Eleanor Ford walking arm-in-arm was unveiled last week at the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, the couple's mansion in Grosse Pointe Shores, Mich. The sculpture commemorates the 100th wedding anniversary exhibit at the Ford House.