As Mexico builds more expensive cars, imports flood its local market
In the first two months of the year, 66% of new light vehicles sold in Mexico were imports, which is the higher percentage ever recorded, says a new report by El Financiero based in figures by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi). This increase in imports, says the piece, is d...
Mexico is now fourth largest auto exporter in terms of value, says report
In 2018, Mexico hiked from sixth to fourth position in the rank of biggest car exporters worldwide in terms of value, says a report by El Economista citing figures from the World Trade Organization (WTO). According to the piece, the value of Mexico’s auto exports totaled US$49.4 billion last year...
Ford’s top-selling dealers get a glimpse of electric crossover, Bronco prototypes
Ford’s top-selling auto dealers in the U.S. got the chance to see the prototypes of three new vehicles the automaker plans to launch over the next two years, AutoNews reported. Among those new models in one already confirmed to be manufactured in Mexico and two more arguably will be built in the c...
Ford hints Mustang-inspired electric crossover as Tesla competitor
As Tesla webcasted the debut of its Model Y last week, Ford Motor Company took on Twitter to tease about its weapon of choice to compete against the upcoming crossover from the electric car company headed by Elon Musk.  “Hold your horses,” the tweet read, accompanied by a blue Mustang logo, wi...
Ford to build next-gen Transit Connect passenger van in Hermosillo
Ford Motor Company announced today it is building its next-generation North American Transit Connect small commercial and passenger van in Hermosillo, Sonora, Northern Mexico, starting in 2021. “Producing this small van in Ford’s Hermosillo, Mexico, assembly plant increases U.S. and Canadian ve...

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