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Leon Sullivan and Me: How We Stopped Surveillance Tech Sales From US Automakers to Apartheid South Africa

Steve Mariotti | Posted 11.03.2013 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Reverend Leon Sullivan revolutionized American business forever with the creation of the Sullivan Principles. He should be better known to the general public.

Detroit Today: Green Cars, Greenbacks And Green Shoots

David Kiley | Posted 07.08.2012 | Detroit
David Kiley

As editor of a leading auto research channel, and a HuffPost columnist, I do a lot of radio and TV interviews and travel frequently. In recent weeks, ...

Auto Sales Recover Due to Superior Value

Grant Cardone | Posted 04.18.2012 | Business
Grant Cardone

Do increased sales volumes in 2011 mean that the US economy is recovering or is it indicative of the automobile's value proposition to the consumer?

Chrysler's Marchionne: A Smoking Success

David Kiley | Posted 02.28.2012 | Detroit
David Kiley

Marchionne is one of the most complete CEOs I have ever come across in 25 years of covering business and the auto industry. In about 15 months, he and his team have seen to cleaning up Chrysler's balance sheet, while at the same time remaking and cleaning up most of the product line Fiat inherited. Unheard of!

David Kiley

Looking To Reinvent Lincoln

HuffingtonPost.com | David Kiley | Posted 12.16.2011 | Detroit

DETROIT -- The creative management of Ford's Lincoln brand is moving out of the Motor City to the Big Apple. The company announced Friday a new creati...

What 'Once Upon A Car' Can Teach Us About the Auto Industry, and Detroit

David Kiley | Posted 02.15.2012 | Detroit
David Kiley

The city of Detroit is still weak and gasping to avoid bankruptcy. In the event of a bankruptcy, the city's union contracts will be torn up, debts eliminated and renegotiated. It would be painful, just as it was for GM and Chrysler.

Fiat 500 By Gucci: Jennifer Lopez Stars In Automaker's New Campaign (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.20.2011 | Detroit

Jennifer Lopez is taking yet another spin in a Fiat 500, but this time she's doing it with even more style. The new J.Lo commercial for the Italian...

Grand Blvd: Voting 'Yes' for the Chevy Volt

David Kiley | Posted 01.16.2012 | Detroit
David Kiley

When I confess to my comrades my geeky delight in leaving my house with a full charge, and then recharging the car when I get to work at the nearby ChargePoint station, I feel as if I have just ordered "just a salad" in a steakhouse after my friends have all ordered T-Bones.

GM Stock Down One-Third From IPO

The Detroit News | Posted 11.15.2011 | Detroit

Washington -- One year after its much-heralded IPO, which raised a record $23.1 billion, General Motors Co.'s stock has swooned 30 percent from its in...

WATCH: The Best Chevy Movie Scenes

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.03.2012 | Detroit

Chevrolet has been churning out cars for a century now. For 100 years, dependable Chevys have been taking their owners everywhere -- to work, back hom...

Chrysler Posts Best Result In Four Years

Posted 01.01.2012 | Business

Chrysler Group LLC posted a 27 percent gain in October U.S. sales -- its best result in four years -- as major automakers reported results pointing to...

GM Posts Best Earnings Quarter in More Than A Decade

AOL Autos | David Kiley | Posted 07.05.2011 | Business

General Motors reported first quarter earnings of $3.2 billion, its fifth consecutive profitable quarter and its best quarter in more than a decade. T...

GM's U.S. Sales Rise Despite Production Concerns

Posted 07.03.2011 | Business

DETROIT (Bernie Woodall and Ben Klayman) - General Motors Co's U.S. sales rose 26 percent in April, a sign that the automaker has not been greatly aff...

UAW In Talks To Unionize Other U.S. Auto Plants

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers has had preliminary private discussions with some nonunion automakers about organizing U.S. plants as it a...

Modern Joads

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Danziger

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Chrysler Adding More Jobs In Detroit Plants

Posted 03.06.2012 | Detroit

Ahead of the North American International Auto Show, one of the big three Detroit automakers is announcing increased production in the Motor City. ...