Ford launches cash-for-clunkers program in UK, may begin manufacturing cars in China

22 Aug
Jin Zheyong of Anhui Zotye Automobile and Peter Fleet of Ford Motor CompanyIn the UK and in China, Ford is working to put motorists behind the wheels of cleaner, more efficient automobiles--though it's going about it in two different ways. Asian electrification In China, the Detroit automaker has announced a budding partnership with Anhui Zotye Automobile Co., a manufacturer of electric vehicles based in the city of...

What does the Toyota-Mazda partnership mean for shoppers?

7 Aug
Mazda and Toyota logosLast Thursday, we reported on a rumored partnership between Toyota and Mazda involving a shared plant and collaboration on electric vehicles. The following day, Toyota confirmed that the rumors were true and provided additional details about the tie-up, including: 1. Plans for a joint manufacturing facility: Per the agreement between Toyota and...