Japan Planning for All-Electric CarsToyota Motor Corp (NYSE:TM) Executive Warns It Could Hurt Business

Japan has said that it is planning to stop the sale of new gasoline cars by the mid-2030s, contrary to Toyota Motor Corp (NYSE:TM) President’s criticism that the quick shift to electric cars is likely to cripple the automobile industry. Japan wants only all-electric cars by 2035 On Friday Japan released the plan following in […]

Iwatani Corporation And Toyota Motor North America (NYSE:TM) Collaborate To Expand Hydrogen-Fuelling Infrastructure In California

Iwatani Corporation’s wholly-owned subsidiary Iwatani Corporation of America and Toyota Motor North America (NYSE:TM) announced that Toyota would support Iwatani’s expansion plans. Iwatani wants to expand the number of retail hydrogen fuelling stations in South California by almost 25%. Expanding hydrogen-fuelling infrastructure in California The expansion will represent a 6,300 KG per day increase in […]

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Falcon Ute Shuts Its Production Operations In Australia

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) will be closing its Australian doors by the end of 2016 having rolled out its last unit of a two-door coupe utility vehicle on July 29 in Melbourne. Hostile manufacturing costs, weak sales, as well as losses of AUD$141 million and AUD$290 million, are some of the quoted factors that are […]

Honda Motor Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:HMC) Claims It Used ARC Airbag Inflators

Honda Motor Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:HMC) confessed that it used airbag inflators manufactured by ARC Automotive Inc., which is currently being investigated for probable flaws. A dark cloud of vehicle recalls has been hovering over the automaker for quite a long time now. The firm was the most affected by vehicle model recalls on account […]

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Reports 2% Increase In Global Sales In Q12015 Year-Over-Year

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) reported the net global sales of Q12015. The total sales exceeded a whopping 2.4 million vehicles, higher than the net sales in 2014 by 2%. Sales Comparison However, the sales of vehicles manufactured by GM, numbered to 2,421,123. The figures trailed the holistic sales of 2.49 million by Volkswagen AG (ADR) […]

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) To Spend $1.4 Billion On First Plants Since 2013

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) plans on spending close to $1.4 billion to construct new assembly lines in Mexico and China. The move will end the long pause that the company had put on itself for the building of new vehicle factories since the financial crisis. The giant automotive manufacturing company plans on revealing a […]

Ford Motor Company (F) To Create 4,000 Jobs With Its Planned Investment Of $2.5 Billion

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is moving to tap opportunities in the booming Mexican auto industry, planning $2.5 billion investment in the country. In Mexico, Ford will be able to benefit from cheap labor and enjoy other advantages that come with various free trade agreements in the country. Of the $2.5 billion budget allocation for investment […]

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (TM)’s Next-generation Prius Is Not Plain Vanilla, Says AutoNation (AN)’s Chairman, Mike Jackson

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) is doing some hard thinking as it prepares to bring a new version of its Prius hybrid car to market later this year. When the company introduced Prius back in 1997, it was the darling of the Hollywood – a green-car. However, since Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) came […]

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) Said To Plan Mexico Car Factory In Resumed Expansion Bid

News that Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) has plans to open the company’s first passenger-vehicle manufacture plant has been released. The giant Automobile Company will release the official detailed report in Mexico. The news about the plant was leaked by two anonymous individuals who have close ties with the company. They however asked not to […]

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) And Others’ Auto-Finance Departments Under Lens Of U.S. Consumer-Finance Regulator

Boston, MA 09/17/2014 (wallstreetpr) – The consumer-finance regulators in the U.S. have geared up for the detailed reviews of approximately 40 auto lenders. This drive will be taken up so that the federal regulators can find out whether auto lenders abide by the consumer-protection laws or not. The auto-finance departments of some of the leading […]

Research Finds Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) A Threat To Toyota Motors (NYSE:TM)

Boston, MA 06/03/2014 (wallstreetpr) – It has become apparent in recent times that Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is increasingly becoming a threat to the traditional vehicle manufacturers. However, little attention has paid to how the popularity of Tesla could alter the business landscape for other electric car manufacturers such as Toyota Motors Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM). […]

What Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW) And Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) Could Be Having In Common

Boston, MA 05/06/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW) and Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) operate in different industries, but having a big presence in Dallas is something that the two large U.S. companies have in common. In any case, there are many other large companies that are considering relocating headquarters or a big chunk of their […]

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM): No End to Recall Troubles

Boston, MA 04/11/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Will the 3.1 million vehicle recalls by General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) affect its long-term fortunes? Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM)’s experience seems to suggest that such product recalls don’t affect companies in the long run. Systemic Issues After GM’s bankruptcy and revival after restructuring, the question is whether it has made […]

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) Bulletproof Image Comes Down

Boston, MA 03/19/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Three months into 2014 and just a couple of weeks into its full year 2014 financial reporting, Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE:TM) is witnessing things unfold the wrong way. Things were never as bad at the Japanese automaker until it sort of started becoming mean with the truth about the safety […]

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Partners With Panasonic Corp To Build Giga Factory; Calls For Japanese Investments

Boston, MA 02/26/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Panasonic Corp are planning to build a U.S. car battery plant together, for which Panasonic is seeking investments from Japanese materials suppliers. As Nekkei reported, the investment may total as much as 100 billion yen. Tesla’s shares were on an all time high yesterday after a […]