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Suzuki Chief Executive Returning as President
Suzuki Chief Executive Returning as President

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Osamu Suzuki, the current Chairman and Chief Executive of Suzuki, is returning as president of the Japanese carmaker, a post he held until 2000. According to Autonews, the two Suzuki employees will ...

 
China’s First Ferrari Owner: Li Xiaohua aka Mr. Ferrari
China’s First Ferrari Owner: Li Xiaohua aka Mr. Ferrari

17 Oct 2012, 14:44 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A red 348 TS became the very first Ferrari ever bought by a Chinese man. In 1992, two decades ago, Li Xiaohua became the proud owner of his first Prancing Horse, a car which soon became a simple of ...

 
BMW of North America Names New President, Jim O'Donnell to Retire
BMW of North America Names New President, Jim O'Donnell to Retire

27 Jul 2011, 06:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Jim O’Donnell (61), who has been the president of BMW of North America since 2008, will be retiring from October 1st 2011, when Ludwig Willisch (55), currently responsible for the BMW Group&rs...

 
Todt Contemplates Second Mandate as FIA President
Todt Contemplates Second Mandate as FIA President

4 Apr 2011, 08:56 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Bernie Ecclestone's Christmas wish has a good chance of not making Santa's list of priorities, as his “good old friend” Jean Todt is reportedly contemplating the idea of runnin...

 
We Shot Nicolas Sarkozy at the 2010 Paris Auto Show
We Shot Nicolas Sarkozy at the 2010 Paris Auto Show

1 Oct 2010, 10:17 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / French President Nicolas Sarkozy has a lot on his mind. He recently pursued a course of action which we are pretty confident he considers, at a personal level, is necessary for his country. Unfortun...

 
Luca di Montezemolo to Leave Ferrari for Politics?
Luca di Montezemolo to Leave Ferrari for Politics?

28 Jul 2010, 08:54 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Luca di Montezemolo's days at the helm of Ferrari may be numbered if we are to trust the latest rumors coming from Italy. According to media reports, the 62-year old Italian is contemplating a ...

 
Euro NCAP Elects New President
Euro NCAP Elects New President

18 Jun 2010, 13:48 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) announced today the election of Andre Seeck, head of the division ‘Vehicle Technology’ with the German Federal Highway Research Ins...

 
Former GM President Jim McDonald, Dies at 87
Former GM President Jim McDonald, Dies at 87

15 Jun 2010, 06:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / American manufacturer GM sadly announced last night the passing of its former president, F. James "Jim" McDonald. McDonald, aged 87, died on Sunday, with no specific cause of death being m...

 
Jean Todt - New President of the FIA!
Jean Todt - New President of the FIA!

23 Oct 2009, 12:08 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Jean Todt has become the new president of the International Automobile Federation (FIA) following the Friday elections in Paris. According to the reporters present in the French capital, Max Mosley&...

 
Hyundai Equus Bulletproof, Ready for Korean President
Hyundai Equus Bulletproof, Ready for Korean President

29 Sep 2009, 07:00 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / South Korean manufacturer Hyundai announced yesterday it has completed work on the bulletproof Hyundai Equus, a vehicle intended to be used by president Lee Myung-Bak. The Equus will be the first lo...

 
Kia Motors Co. Appoints New President
Kia Motors Co. Appoints New President

24 Aug 2009, 08:09 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / South-Korean manufacturer Kia Motors Corporation has just announced its new changes in the managamenet board, as Hyoung-Keun (Hank) Lee has been appointed the new President. Lee took over the positi...

 
US Presidential Limo, from Steam to the Beast
US Presidential Limo, from Steam to the Beast

15 Jun 2009, 16:07 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / One of the most sought after "shows" on American city streets is the passing of a Presidential motorcade. Today, the simple act of the President going from place to place in a car has beco...

 
Former F1 Driver Wants to Be Argentina's President
Former F1 Driver Wants to Be Argentina's President

26 Jan 2009, 09:59 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / When you have a “job” that forces you to retire sooner than expected, you can either sit back and enjoy your lifetime earnings or start things over again. Former F1 driver Carlos Reut...

 
Akio Toyoda Appointed Toyota's New President
Akio Toyoda Appointed Toyota's New President

20 Jan 2009, 14:13 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / What's interesting about many car makers around the world these days is that apart from lay-offs, cutting down or even halting the production, a very popular move to fight the current financial...