<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Industry]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/industry<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Industry]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/industry<![CDATA[Donald Trump criticizes Ford for building $2.5 billion factories in Mexico]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115081297720/donald-trump-criticizes-ford-for-building-25-billionWealthy businessman and republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has criticized Ford over the company's plans to establish new factories in Mexico. ]]>Wed, 12 Aug 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115081297720/donald-trump-criticizes-ford-for-building-25-billion<![CDATA[General Motors announces $5.4 billion in factory investments]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115050193125/general-motors-announces-54-billion-in-factory-investmentsGeneral Motors has announced it will invest $5.4 billion in US facilities ]]>Sat, 02 May 2015 00:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115050193125/general-motors-announces-54-billion-in-factory-investments<![CDATA[Sergio Marchionne says FCA tie-up with Ford or GM is "feasible"]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115031690611/sergio-marchionne-says-fca-tie-up-with-ford-or-gm-isFIAT Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) chief executive officer Sergio Marchionne has commented that his company is open to a combination with General Motors or Ford Motor Company ]]>Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115031690611/sergio-marchionne-says-fca-tie-up-with-ford-or-gm-is<![CDATA[Study says Mercedes owners in China are wealthiest, Infiniti's are poorest]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114112985146/study-says-mercedes-owners-in-china-are-wealthiest-infinitisA recent study has revealed Mercedes-Benz owners in China are the wealthiest ]]>Sat, 29 Nov 2014 20:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114112985146/study-says-mercedes-owners-in-china-are-wealthiest-infinitis<![CDATA[Seat to exit Russian market starting 2015]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111984556/seat-exiting-russian-market-starting-2015Volkswagen has announced plans to withdraw Seat from the Russian market starting next year. ]]>Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111984556/seat-exiting-russian-market-starting-2015<![CDATA[Fiat investing $1 billion in Bravo, Linea and Stilo MultiWagon replacements due 2016]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110783962/fiat-investing-1-billion-in-bravo-linea-and-stilo-multiwagonFiat has announced a $1 billion investment to launch a lineup of compact cars in Europe starting 2016. ]]>Fri, 07 Nov 2014 14:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110783962/fiat-investing-1-billion-in-bravo-linea-and-stilo-multiwagon<![CDATA[Volkswagen announces plans to shorten model life cycle to five years]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110783966/volkswagen-announces-plans-to-shorten-model-life-cycleVolkswagen has disclosed its intentions to adopt a five-year model life cycle to better meet customer demand. ]]>Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110783966/volkswagen-announces-plans-to-shorten-model-life-cycle<![CDATA[Datsun Go and Maruti Suzuki Swift get shameful zero star rating in Bharat NCAP crash test]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110583846/datsun-go-and-maruti-suzuki-swift-get-shameful-zero-starThe Datsun Go and Maruti Suzuki Swift have received a zero star rating in the Bharat NCAP crash tests. ]]>Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110583846/datsun-go-and-maruti-suzuki-swift-get-shameful-zero-star<![CDATA[Sergio Marchionne says Ferrari is worth €12 billion, analysts beg to differ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110383722/sergio-marchionne-says-ferrari-is-worth-12-billion-analystsFreshly appointed as president, Sergio Marchionne says Ferrari is worth as much as €12 billion on the open market. ]]>Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114110383722/sergio-marchionne-says-ferrari-is-worth-12-billion-analysts<![CDATA[Maserati made more money than Ferrari in third quarter]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114103083564/maserati-made-more-money-than-ferrari-in-third-quarterMaserati has managed to post a bigger profit than Ferrari in the third quarter of 2014. ]]>Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114103083564/maserati-made-more-money-than-ferrari-in-third-quarter<![CDATA[Total president killed in plane crash ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102183099/total-president-killed-in-plane-crash The president of F1 sponsor Total has been killed in a plane crash, the Russian news agency Ria Novosti reports. The French oil multinational is closely aligned in formula one with Renault-powered t... ]]>Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:30:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102183099/total-president-killed-in-plane-crash<![CDATA[Study reveals one in five cars in United States has been recalled this year]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102083082/study-reveals-one-in-five-cars-in-united-states-has-beenStericycle has released an interesting study about this year's recalls in United States which unfortunately have set new negative records. ]]>Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102083082/study-reveals-one-in-five-cars-in-united-states-has-been<![CDATA[Crossovers & SUVs overtake sedans in popularity for the first time]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071778359/crossovers--suvs-overtake-sedans-in-popularity-for-theCrossover and SUV sales have finally surpassed sedan sales in the United States. ]]>Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071778359/crossovers--suvs-overtake-sedans-in-popularity-for-the<![CDATA[Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally joins Google Board of Directors]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678254/former-ford-ceo-alan-mulally-joins-google-board-of-directorsAfter retiring as Ford’s chief on July 1st, Alan Mulally has joined the Google Board of Directors ]]>Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114071678254/former-ford-ceo-alan-mulally-joins-google-board-of-directors<![CDATA[Oil resources to end in 53.3 years according to BP]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114070377653/oil-resources-to-end-in-533-years-according-to-bpA study issued by BP says the world's oil resources will end in 53.3 years based on the current extraction rate. ]]>Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114070377653/oil-resources-to-end-in-533-years-according-to-bp<![CDATA[Cuban dealers sold 50 cars in 6 months after loosened restrictions, high prices to blame]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114070277545/cuban-dealers-sold-50-cars-in-6-months-after-loosened-restrictionsOnly 50 cars were sold in Cuba in the first six months of the year after local authorities loosened the restrictions regarding import cars. ]]>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114070277545/cuban-dealers-sold-50-cars-in-6-months-after-loosened-restrictions<![CDATA[Citroen to move downmarket for revival - report]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114062377128/citroen-to-move-downmarket-for-revival---reportFrench automaker Citroen will reportedly move to the entry-level market in the coming years ]]>Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114062377128/citroen-to-move-downmarket-for-revival---report<![CDATA[PSA Peugeot Citroen to reduce lineup from 45 to 26 models by 2020]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114041473305/psa-peugeot-citroen-to-reduce-lineup-from-45-to-26-modelsPSA Peugeot Citroën has announced a massive lineup reduction from 45 to 26 models by 2020. ]]>Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114041473305/psa-peugeot-citroen-to-reduce-lineup-from-45-to-26-models<![CDATA[Ford recalls 450,000 vehicles for corrosion and seat issues]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114040873050/ford-recalls-450000-vehicles-for-corrosion-and-seat-issuesFord Motor Co. has announced two major recalls that will affect about 450,000 vehicles ]]>Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:30:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114040873050/ford-recalls-450000-vehicles-for-corrosion-and-seat-issues<![CDATA[Consumer Reports announced its worst cars list for 2014]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114022870991/consumer-reports-announced-its-worst-cars-list-for-2014After praising some Japanese and German brands in its 2014 Car Brand Report Cards, Consumer Reports posted its 2014 worst car analysis ]]>Fri, 28 Feb 2014 20:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114022870991/consumer-reports-announced-its-worst-cars-list-for-2014<![CDATA[Ferrari sold fewer cars last year but made more money]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114022070545/ferrari-sold-fewer-cars-last-year-but-made-more-moneyFerrari managed to achieve an impressive 2.3 billion EUR revenue in 2013 even though the company sold fewer cars compared to 2012. ]]>Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114022070545/ferrari-sold-fewer-cars-last-year-but-made-more-money<![CDATA[Honda confirms Insight and CR-Z will be axed from Europe this year]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021470233/honda-confirms-insight-and-cr-z-will-be-axed-from-europeHonda spokesman told Automotive News Europe the Insight and CR-Z hybrids won’t be offered in Europe anymore. ]]>Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021470233/honda-confirms-insight-and-cr-z-will-be-axed-from-europe<![CDATA[Bugatti having problems selling the remaining 40 Veyrons]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021470231/bugatti-having-problems-selling-the-remaining-40-veyronsBugatti is having major problems in selling the remaining Veyrons which are worth no less than 62.5M EUR (about 85.6M USD or 51.20M GBP). ]]>Fri, 14 Feb 2014 14:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114021470231/bugatti-having-problems-selling-the-remaining-40-veyrons<![CDATA[Aston Martin will recall 75 percent of all cars made since 2007, affects 17,590 units]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114020669844/aston-martin-will-recall-75-percent-of-all-cars-made-sinceAston Martin has announced a major recall which will affect 75 percent of all cars manufactured since 2007. ]]>Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114020669844/aston-martin-will-recall-75-percent-of-all-cars-made-since<![CDATA[Indian cars crash tested by Global NCAP, results show a high-risk of life threatening injuries]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114013169564/indian-cars-crash-tested-by-global-ncap-results-show-aGlobal NCAP conducted the first ever independent crash test of some of the most popular cars in India. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114013169564/indian-cars-crash-tested-by-global-ncap-results-show-a<![CDATA[Toyota was world’s largest carmaker in 2013, managed to sell 9.98M units]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114012469242/toyota-was-worlds-largest-carmaker-in-2013-managed-toToyota has managed to maintain the world's largest automaker title in 2013 after selling no less than 9.98 million cars. ]]>Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:35:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114012469242/toyota-was-worlds-largest-carmaker-in-2013-managed-to<![CDATA[BYD says Chinese cars will reach stateside by late 2015]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010768390/byd-says-chinese-cars-will-reach-stateside-by-late-2015BYD has announced Chinese cars will enter the United States market by the end of 2015. ]]>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010768390/byd-says-chinese-cars-will-reach-stateside-by-late-2015<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz won U.S. luxury sales battle against BMW in 2013]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010668326/mercedes-benz-won-us-luxury-sales-battle-against-bmwMercedes-Benz managed to take the 2013 U.S. sales luxury crown by delivering 3,254 more units than archrival BMW. ]]>Mon, 06 Jan 2014 15:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010668326/mercedes-benz-won-us-luxury-sales-battle-against-bmw<![CDATA[IHS Automotive study says after 2050 nearly all vehicles will be autonomous]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010168156/ihs-automotive-study-says-after-2050-nearly-all-vehiclesIHS Automotive has issued a study about the future of autonomous vehicles which according to the report will eventually end up dominating the car market. ]]>Wed, 01 Jan 2014 15:30:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/114010168156/ihs-automotive-study-says-after-2050-nearly-all-vehicles<![CDATA[Hyundai and Kia agree to pay 395M USD to settle lawsuits related to inaccurate MPG numbers]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/113122567948/hyundai-and-kia-agree-to-pay-395m-usd-to-settle-lawsuitsSouth Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia have agreed to pay about 395M USD in order to settle lawsuits related to overinflating fuel economy numbers. ]]>Wed, 25 Dec 2013 18:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/113122567948/hyundai-and-kia-agree-to-pay-395m-usd-to-settle-lawsuits