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GM restructures global strategy, EV executives
21 Sep 2018 at 1:37pm
General Motors is restructuring the leadership of its global strategy and EV units as it begins to deploy at least 20 battery-electric and fuel-cell powered vehicles globally by 2023.
New Ford F-150 ad takes subtle digs at redesigned Ram, Chevy pickups
21 Sep 2018 at 7:00am
Ford's latest F-150 commercial reinforces the automaker's leadership without calling out its redesigned rivals by name.
California, other states set to challenge Trump over relaxed emissions rules
21 Sep 2018 at 1:25pm
Democratic leaders in three states warned again Friday they are ready to challenge the Trump administration in court, alleging abuse of power, if it moves ahead with plans to weaken tailpipe emission standards, and they criticized the auto industry...
Amazon finds another way into the car dashboard with Echo Auto
21 Sep 2018 at 1:44pm
Amazon's latest aftermarket product, Echo Auto, allows drivers to bring the power of Alexa with them on the road.
Calsonic, backed by KKR, lines up $5.9 billion in financing for Magneti deal
21 Sep 2018 at 11:39am
Calsonic Kansei has lined up around 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion) in financing from Japanese banks to help fund its proposed acquisition of FCA's Magneti Marelli unit, Reuters reported.
Trump adviser says U.S. close to proceeding on trade with Mexico only
21 Sep 2018 at 9:34am
The United States is getting "very, very close" to having to move forward on its trade deal with Mexico without Canada, White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said.
What's next in the U.S.-Canada NAFTA drama?
21 Sep 2018 at 8:24am
All three countries want to sign an accord before Mexico's incoming president takes office Dec. 1. To do so, they'd have to publish a deal by Sept. 30, and would need to reach agreement imminently to have time to put it into legal text.
Summer rains in Japan cost Mazda 44,000 units, $249 million
21 Sep 2018 at 4:13am
Mazda said it lost 44,000 units of production, including some output of vehicles bound for the U.S., because of interruption from heavy rain this summer. The disruption will cost Mazda $249 million.
GM suspends work on Chevrolet Niva replacement
20 Sep 2018 at 10:01pm
GM has suspended work on a planned replacement of its last remaining Russian-built vehicle, the Chevrolet Niva SUV. The Niva is built by Russia's AvtoVAZ.
Tesla reaches lithium deal with Chinese supplier
21 Sep 2018 at 4:51am
China's top producer of lithium, a metal used in electric-vehicle batteries, said it reached a deal with Tesla to supply the vehicle maker, highlighting the push for supply pacts.
Lincoln's answer to Cadillac's Super Cruise technology
21 Sep 2018 at 4:35am
Lincoln's new lane-centering technology, when combined with adaptive cruise control, is a similar, more affordable version of Cadillac's Super Cruise -- and should be marketed as such.
Aston Martin to expand hypercar lineup with '003'
20 Sep 2018 at 8:56am
Aston Martin plans to expand its hypercar lineup with a coupe code-named the 003. Sales of the 003 will be limited to 500 units and its price is expected to be below that of its sister model.
Tesla's management exodus continues with purchasing chief's departure
20 Sep 2018 at 4:41pm
Tesla's purchasing chief is leaving the company, according to people familiar with the matter, as CEO Elon Musk struggles to contain an exodus of senior executives.
Tesla Model 3 aces NHTSA's crash tests
20 Sep 2018 at 8:56am
The Tesla Model 3 sedan has been awarded five stars in all crash tests conducted by NHTSA.
Nissan recalls 215,000 vehicles for fire concern, tells drivers to park outside
20 Sep 2018 at 9:48am
Nissan is recalling 215,124 vehicles in the U.S. over an anti-lock brake pump defect that may increase the risk of a fire. Nissan told owners to park their vehicles outdoors.