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BRP to double vehicle production capacity at Juarez plant
Despite the uncertainty surrounding the NAFTA renegotiations, Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) announced it will invest US$ 78.6 million over the next two years to expand its global production capacity. Part of the investment will be used to double vehicle production...
Volkswagen Golf family makes “10 Best” Car & Driver list for the 12th time in a row
Volkswagen announced its Golf family made the Car and Driver magazine’s “10Best” list for the 12th consecutive time, in a competition against 65 vehicles.  “Entirely modern but cast in the same basic blueprint as the car that arrived here in the mid-1970s to replace the beloved but antiqua...
Infiniti officially starts production of the QX50 in Aguascalientes
Infiniti announced that along with the presentation of the semi-autonomous crossover QX50 in Los Angeles, California, its production officially started this week for the global market at the COMPAS plant, located in the state of Aguascalientes. The new QX50 will arrive to U.S. showrooms in the firs...
Volkswagen adds R-Line optional sporty package to the 2018 Tiguan
Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced that it will offer the R-Line package on the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan. “The new trim package augments the all-new SUV’s sportiness with interior and exterior design elements that give it an even more dynamic appearance,” said the company in a note prior to u...
Mexico-made Nissan Kicks confirmed to enter US market by June 2018
Nissan Motor Company unveiled today the 2018 Kicks subcompact crossover at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, as it confirmed the unit will arrive to U.S. dealerships in June 2018. The U.S. version of the Kicks will come from Nissan's A2 facility in Aguascalientes, Mexico, equipped only with front-whe...