Wireless In The Driver's Seat

Smith, Brad
February 2000
Wireless Week;02/21/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p44
Trade Publication
Reports on the demand for telematics services in the United States automobile industry. Definition of telematics; Automobile companies who have adopted the system; Actions taken by General Motors Corp. in marketing its OnStar system to car manufacturers; Features of the wireless system integrated by Mercedes-Benz company.


Related Articles

  • Automakers foresee making long-term connection to their customers. Eisenstein, Paul A. // Automotive Industries;Nov99, Vol. 179 Issue 11, pa5 

    Reports on the roles of telematics in automobile companies. Question underlying the entry of General Motors Corp. in telematics; How automakers across the globe see telematics; Why Mercedes-Benz will cover the basic service cost of its Tele Aid system for the life of the vehicle; Automaker that...

  • Hitting the bricks. Chappell, Lindsay // Automotive News;8/7/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5887, p36i 

    Reports on car companies' expansion of their production capacities to meet consumer demand for automobiles as of August 7, 2000. General Motors' construction of car factories in the United States; DaimlerChrysler's construction of a Jeep plant in Toledo, Ohio; Implications for the car industry....

  • 12 plants idle; down from 18. Domby, Debi // Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p72 

    Reports on the number of automobile assembly plants in the United States and Canada that are down for inventory adjustments as of January 29, 2001. General Motors' Detroit-Hamtramck plants; DaimlerChrysler's Windsor, Ontario plant.

  • Pontiac, Dodge take different paths. Sedgwick, David; Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News;1/25/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5803, p3 

    Reports on Pontiac and Dodge's adoption of different strategies for their automobile products. Dodge's intentions to focus on its performance image; Pontiac's plans to manufacture versatile sports wagons; Plans for the elimination of Pontiac's Firebird and Camaro products.

  • Accentuate the Positive. Flint, Jerry // Ward's Auto World;Jan2000, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p21 

    Presents articles pertaining to the automobile industry from around the world as of January 2000. Why a table of organization is necessary at DaimlerChrysler; Disorganization in the upper management of General Motors Corp.; Features of the 3-series convertible from BMW; Sales of Volkswagen.

  • Scuttlebutt.  // Ward's Auto World;May2001, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p28 

    Deals with rumors concerning automobile companies as of May 2001. Speculations on the plan of General Motors Corp. to withdraw its acquisition of Daewoo Motor Co. Ltd.; Plan of DaimlerChrysler to dump its alliance with Hyundai Motor Co. Ltd. in favor of Mitsubishi Motors Corp.

  • Just the Facts. Murphy, Tom // Ward's Auto World;Jul2001, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p42 

    Discusses the methods that the purchasing executives of two automobile companies use to help them decide on whether to retain or dismiss their automotive parts suppliers. Updates on the Internet that the suppliers for General Motors Corp. can access daily; Bubble chart of technology, quality,...

  • DOMESTIC FACTORY BULLETINS.  // Motor Age;Aug2001, Vol. 120 Issue 8, p28 

    Reports developments in the automobile industry as of August 2001. Problems with the manifold of vehicles from General Motors; Presentation of the software Generic Scan Tool from DaimlerChrysler; Leaks in the EVAP system of the 2000-2001 Cabalier, Alero, Grand Am and Sunfire.

  • Production.  // Automotive News;12/16/2002, Vol. 77 Issue 6016, p60 

    Cites tabular representations of data related to automobile production in North America as of December 16, 2002. Details about closure of automobile manufacturing plants of General Motors Corp.; Scheduled plant overtime of DaimlerChrysler AG; Car and truck production in North America.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics