Chester Dawson

Business, Technology

Hyundai Set to Penetrate US Pickup Market

Hyundai Hyundai Santa Cruz (Raymond Boyd/Bloomberg News)

Hyundai Motor Co. expects to enter the U.S. pickup market soon with what likely is to be an American-made vehicle aimed at luring buyers who aren’t traditional truck owners, an executive said July 8.

Chester Dawson | Bloomberg News
July 9, 2019
Business, Technology

Automakers Take Page From SUV Playbook to Ramp Up Sedans

A Mazda 3 on display at the New York Auto Show. (Natan Dvir/Bloomberg News)

All-wheel-drive sedans used to be a niche market limited to park rangers and uptight snow-belt drivers. These days, they’re becoming a more popular choice for decidedly mainstream models.

Chester Dawson | Bloomberg News
May 10, 2019
Business, Logistics

Fiat Cuts 1,500 Jobs as Canada Plant Reduces Minivan Output

Fiat Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is cutting about 1,500 jobs at a factory in Canada that’s scaling back production due to slowing minivan sales.

Chester Dawson | Bloomberg News
March 29, 2019
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Tesla Model 3 Loses Consumer Reports Recommendation

Tesla Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News

Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 lost a coveted recommendation from Consumer Reports, dropping its brand from the top 10 of the magazine’s closely watched annual ranking. The electric-car maker’s shares dropped.

Chester Dawson | Bloomberg News
February 21, 2019