Not Lasting Long Enough? Try a Hybrid

Hybrid cars are changing the way people travel. They can go further and spend less. With the rising of demand for fossil fuel, prices have risen resulting in higher gas prices.  The switch to a greener planet has automakers planning for the future.  People want socially responsible cars without losing out on the luxuries offered

Jeep Nation

Earlier today I was wondering how much profit can a SUV company make if they send their production overseas.  Turns out that labor costs in China has rose significantly and California production costs are only 10% more. Is it worth it to produce overseas with shipment costs and rising labor costs? I’m starting to think not and

China – Taking the Automotive Industry to New Heights

Automobile manufacturing took a hard hit in the United States near the turn of the century. There have been numerous bailouts of GM in order to save the manufacturing industry here at home. However, in other parts of the world automobile manufacturing was flourishing. For example, countries like China have been steadily increasing their production

Is Ford Losing the Hybrid Race?

As gas prices have risen over the last decade, the demand for more fuel-efficient vehicles has dramatically increased in the world market. As a result, automobile manufacturers have attempted to meet this demand by investing in the development of  more eco-friendly, or hybrid vehicles. Consequently, this transformed the automotive industry and heightened the competition between