Hyoung-Keun (Hank) Lee, Vice Chairman & CEO, Kia Motors Corp on Driving the Nation

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Frankfurt, Germany - I sat down with Hyoung-Keun (Hank) Lee, Vice Chairman & CEO, Kia Motors Corp. Of the things we talked about one area was how well Kia was doing in Brazil. I had talked to some Brazilians and they had said that both China and Korea were doing well, but that the Chinese [...]

Bill Ford keynote speaker at 18th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)

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Orlando, FL - Ford Executive Chairman, William "Bill" Clay Ford Jr., was the keynote speaker at the 18th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Ford talked about his vision for the future of transportation, and how intelligent vehicles and innovations such as smart electrification can help solve emerging transportation issues on roads around [...]

Toyota down, Nissan up – the world in global numbers

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I was sitting at dinner the other night with some Honda employees. I mentioned the floods in Thailand and they looked at me and said, "This year can't end soon enough" Their wish for the New Year will be that the old year ends. Toyota sold more cars and trucks globally than General Motors for [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat on www.washingtonpost.com, November 11, 2011

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As I write you this morning I am sitting at the same table that my parents set us at each night for dinner. Every four years we packed up our belongings and moved to another base, and this trusty old table went with us, from Air Force base to Air Force base. My Father retired [...]