Automotive Management

Here you’ll find information from management on the best practices and emerging technologies that help executives and companies operate more efficiently. Management matters.

What to Do In an R&D Overcapacity Situation

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 06, 2019 at 7:00 AM

Opel is making a big change in staffing in Rüsselsheim

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Breitfeld Joins Faraday Future

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 03, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Remember: these are still early days in the development of an electric vehicle industry.

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Mopar Makes It Special

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 03, 2019 at 10:30 AM

For those who are modifying an FCA vehicle, there is only one word they need to know: Mopar

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The Amazing Alfonso Albaisa

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM

You can tell a lot about a person when it comes to handling a staff departure

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Tips for Personal Growth

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 08, 2019 at 7:00 AM

Risks can be their own rewards

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Hyundai Palisade Brings the Space

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 05, 2019 at 1:02 PM

The challenge is easy to state but the execution is hard to pull off: Create an all-new midsize sport utility that can more than hold its own against well-established competitors like the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander, and new ones like the Subaru Ascent and the Volkswagen Atlas. Introducing the Palisade.

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The Future of the Auto Industry Really Is Now

By: Gary S. Vasilash - July 15, 2019 at 6:00 AM

If you’re an automotive supplier, you really need to see this show

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Deep Dive on the Hyundai Palisade

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 24, 2019 at 6:41 AM

A true indication of how times are changing in the auto industry can be seen in what has happened at Hyundai Motor America, which has just launched an important product in its portfolio, in fact an all-new vehicle that HMA people refer to as the “flagship” for the brand.

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Good News for Sedan Product Planners

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 20, 2019 at 9:45 AM

Sedans may be down, but a global study conducted by Nissan shows that they’re certainly not out.

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The OEM-Supplier Challenge: It’s Better to Be Liked

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 17, 2019 at 8:32 AM

The North American Automotive OEM-Supplier Working Relations Index (WRI) has been conducted 19 times, and during this period of time Toyota and Honda have dominated when it comes to being thought by Tier 1 suppliers as being the best customers overall.

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Yanfeng Driving Tech Advances

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 03, 2019 at 6:20 AM

Traditionally, the auto industry has been slow to change. The reason, of course, is that OEMs want to make sure that whatever changes are made are, in effect, bullet-proof.

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VW Growing in China

By: Gary S. Vasilash - May 28, 2019 at 11:45 AM

When the population of a city that you may not even have heard of has 8 million people, odds are good that what’s thought regarding the viability of EVs may not be the case.

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