Tag: coronavirus

U.S. Auto Sales Rebound In May As Automakers Embrace Online Sales And Incentives

The coronavirus hammered U.S. auto sales in April as a number of brands posted declines of more than 40%. Fast forward to today and the picture is notably brighter as auto sales have almost return to pre-pandemic levels. While most companies have transitioned to quarterly results, the handful of automakers that post monthly sales figures give […]

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FCA Overpaid 24,000 Workers In Unemployment Benefits And Now It Wants Its Money Back

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has asked 24,000 employees in the United States to repay hundreds of dollars in “overpayment” from supplemental unemployment benefits, The Detroit News has revealed. A contract ratified between the United Auto Workers union and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles last year requires the car manufacturer to provide ‘SUB pay’ to temporarily laid-off workers that […]

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Infiniti Bets On Digitally-Led Sales And At-Home Delivery And Services

<!––> <!––> Infiniti has just announced its new ‘Infiniti Now’ initiative designed to help new customers and existing owners navigate their way through the coronavirus pandemic. As part of the initiative, participating Infiniti retailers are scheduling custom services for customers, including mobile test drives, vehicle pickup and delivery, at-home vehicle delivery, and enhanced vehicle cleaning. […]

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Ford’s Explorer Police Interceptor Utility Now Heats Up To Kill The Coronavirus

First responders have suffered heavily at the hands of the coronavirus, but Ford has found a way to help protect police officers. Created for the Explorer-based Police Interceptor Utility, the software-based solution effectively bakes the coronavirus to death. As Ford explained, the crossover’s powertrain and climate control system work together to increase the cabin temperature […]

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