JAKARTA, Dec 10- General Motors Co, the world's second-biggest car maker, is trying to break the Japanese stranglehold of the popular family car market in Indonesia, where it sees the next auto boom after China, a senior executive said.» Read More
India's car sales are likely to post their weakest growth in nine years this financial year, compounding the country's gloomy economic outlook, as the automotive industry battles with high interest rates and slowing economic expansion.
Toyota's AASRV Lexus demonstrates a variety of vehicle safety technologies in development, from seeing a potential problem 500 feet away to knowing the difference between a red and green light.
Janet Lewis, Head of Industrials Research, Asia at Macquarie says luxury cars and SUVs are expected to outperform the overall auto market growth. She further discusses her top picks in this sector.
Rob Enderle, Principal Analyst at the Enderle Group says Nvidia's portable gaming system Project Shield is one of the game changers at this year's Consumer Electronics Show.
Jeff Allen and Perry Barndt are gamblers…their game, classic and exotic cars. Whether it's a rare Shelby Mustang or a one-of-a-kind Bugatti, the key is buy low and sell high, something that doesn't always happen.
The shop uses a blend of old techniques and new science in its approach to refurbish and upgrade cars.
A self-confessed amateur electrical engineer, Eric displays some of his pet projects, including a functioning Tesla Coil and Jacob's ladder.
Tom gives a unique perspective on his son Jeff's skill for sensing trends in the classic car market and finding diamonds in the rough.
Perry has a soft spot for Americana, but there is one golden era after he says car design seriously declined.
Jeff Allen puts on display a 1969 Plymouth Hemi Roadrunner with a distinct provenance: It has been owned by two different celebrities.
Jeff and his team flipped this 1968 Chevrolet Nova into something that would make a collector salivate.
To Perry, there are three types of cars: performance cars, race cars and art cars, each with different expectations for style and performance.
To Eric, each car has its own personality. Although the cars haven't spoken to him yet, there's one feature he'd like to see with the chance to make that happen.
To some, an auto workshop would seem like an unusual place for science, but to Eric it's just another day on the job.
Meg always says that "you can't pay the bills with a car," and her role in the shop is to make sure the money continues to come in.
Jeff recounts a story about a favorite old car and some surprising events around its eventual fate.
No matter what the market, Jeff's experience working on cars covers a broad spectrum. From CEOs to retired school teachers, Jeff's clients are as diverse as his projects, but they're all car lovers.
Jeff and Perry talk about the dynamics in the shop and how ideas get generated between team members.
The reason Jeff Allen and Perry Barndt are in the business is simple: they have a lifetime love affair with cars. Hear how that love has influenced them throughout the years.
The relationship between Jeff and his father Tom is unique -- not only are they father and son, but their businesses often work together.
GM is dropping Chevy as its primary brand for mass-market vehicles in Europe and making Opel its mainstream line.
And Ford is targeting the global market: The newest Mustang was unveiled in six cities around the world on Thursday.
Auto loan interest rates hit their lowest level in at least six years, and Americans took out a record number of loans.