Auto Parts Industry News
Subaru Has Sold 9 Million Vehicles In The United States

The automaker celebrated the milestone at Adventure Subaru in Fayetteville, Arkansas, where repeat Subaru customer Hershey Garner took delivery of a 2018 Crosstrek.

Honda Tries To Get Millennials Hooked On Stick Shift

Honda’s “Shifting Gears” program is designed to give young people confidence in driving manual, and experience the excitement of being in full control of a car.

Automotive Industry Ranks Second in Brand Intimacy Report

MBLM, a New York City-based marketing agency, defines brand intimacy as “the emotional bonds between a person and a brand.”

Hybrid, Electric Vehicles Are Too Quiet, Feds Say

Automakers have until Sept. 1, 2020, to equip electric and hybrid vehicles with sounds so they’ll be audible to blind and hard-of-hearing pedestrians.

J.D. Power: Vehicles Getting More Dependable, Mass-Market Brands Closing Gap With Luxury Marques

Overall vehicle dependability improved 9 percent in the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study, marking the first year-over-year increase since 2013.

America’s Mood Swings Reflected In Vehicles We Buy

It seems that as goes the nation’s social mood, so go the types of vehicles we demand from the automobile industry.

Asian Automakers Dominate RepairPal Ranking Of Most Reliable Vehicle Brands

Honda, Lexus, Hyundai, Mazda, Kia, Toyota and Acura all scored an “Excellent” rating (4.5 out of 5) in RepairPal.com’s inaugural reliability index.

BorgWarner Supplies Turbocharging, Engine-Timing Technologies For Ford EcoBoost 3.5-Liter Engine

Launched in the 2017 Ford F-150, the engine features BorgWarner twin waste-gated turbochargers, variable-cam timing (VCT) phasers and a complete engine-timing system.