2018 Ford Mustang unveiled
Ford has published the first official images of the 2018 Mustang. It gets a more muscular look, and an available digital instrument cluster. The 5.0-liter V8 carries on, but Ford has dropped the 3.7-liter V6. http://bit.ly/2j5cwfT
GM confirms $1B investment in US manufacturing
The new investment is expected to create and 'retain' approximately 1,500 jobs. http://bit.ly/2j4Teap
Mazda developing spark plug-less engine
Mazda is in the final stages of developing a compression-ignition engine that runs on gasoline. The four-cylinder unit will use homogeneous charge compression ignition (HCCI) tech to burn gasoline without the use of spark plugs, potentially resulting in a 30-percent jump in fuel economy.
GM to create more 1,000 jobs in the U.S.?
General Motors is preparing to invest $1 billion into the United States and create over 1,000 jobs, sources familiar with the company's plans told Automotive News. The investment isn't a direct response to president-elect Donald Trump's recent criticism. GM hasn't commented on the rumor. http://bit.ly/2iwMYwc