Maven's mobility plans come into focus
A dealership car-sharing program represents one more step toward what Maven CEO Julia Steyn has called a "holistic mobility platform."
Can U.S. follow through on tough NAFTA talk?
To deliver on its promises, the administration will need the cooperation of the U.S. business community and key members of Congress.
VW's retro bus to take dealers on a commercial trip
VW will use the I.D. Buzz to help put its U.S. dealers in the commercial vehicle business -- a segment where the company has global aspirations.
The quest for automotive super glue
Researchers at Michigan State University and the American Chemistry Council's automotive group say they have developed a breakthrough in bonding mixed materials.
Roadster's big catch: Longo Toyota
Longo Toyota has signed on to use Roadster's digital storefront. Consumers can complete transactions online and have vehicles delivered to them.
What does Nissan's exit from battery business mean?
Nissan's exit from battery-making stirs the pot on its new-gen Leaf, as well as on North American EV battery capacity.
Jaguar's classroom on wheels
There are the obvious reasons why Jaguar would want to build the fire-breathing Project 8 sport sedan, such as magazine covers and branding power.
China eclipses U.S. in Honda's world view
Honda's rapidly expanding footprint in China spotlights how the world's biggest auto market is pulling focus and resources away from the United States.
Prototype 9: Where history meets fantasy
With the Prototype 9, Infiniti imagines a 1940s racing heritage for a brand that did not debut until 1989.
Ferrari bosses split on revived Dino
Ferrari apparently will build a crossover, but may not proceed with another project that has generated speculation — a modern version of the 1960s Dino small sports car.
Automakers, dealers shine spotlight on eclipse
Monday's total -- a rare celestial event cutting a huge swath across the United States -- is prompting automakers, dealers and others to celebrate with viewing parties,...
Hyundai Motor Group faces government calls to address 'big governance risk'
South Korea's new antitrust chief has held talks with the autos-to-steel conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group about overhauling its complex ownership structure, which critics say...
Michigan's Fox Motors acquires Ann Arbor Automotive
Michigan's Fox Motors Group acquired Ann Arbor Automotive Inc. of Ann Arbor, Mich., and its Acura, Hyundai and Nissan dealerships.
GM cybersecurity chief to head global vehicle safety
Jeffrey Boyer, GM's global safety chief who helped shape the company's safety operations following its ignition-switch crisis, is retiring and will be replaced by Jeffrey...
U.S. prosecutors recommend 3 years in prison for VW engineer Liang
Federal prosecutors recommended a three-year prison sentence for Volkswagen engineer James Liang for his role in widespread diesel emissions violations that have cost the...
Aston Martin readies a sport wagon
Aston Martin, seeking to put a bespoke exclamation point on its aging Vanquish supercar lineup, will build a run of limited-edition Zagato-bodied cars that includes a...
Ford considering removable steering wheel, pedals for autonomous cars
A patent application from Ford reveals plans for a removable steering wheel and pedals, allowing drivers to either manually steer or clear the dash during autonomous modes.
Delphi invests in Israeli lidar-maker Innoviz
Delphi is partnering with and taking a minority stake in Israeli lidar-maker Innoviz Technologies as it seeks to further develop Level 3 autonomous driving technology.
Porsche forges carbon fiber in the wheel
Porsche has developed an all-carbon-fiber-reinforced plastic wheel and says it will be the first global automaker to offer the wheel when it debuts in early 2018 as an option...
Mercedes-Maybach goes green with Vision 6 Cabriolet
Mercedes-Benz is giving its ultraluxe Mercedes-Maybach lineup some green cred with the Vision 6 Cabriolet powered by an electric motor with output of 750 hp and a range of...
U.S. charges retired UAW official in ongoing corruption probe
Virdell King, a retired UAW official, was charged with using a credit card from a training center for Chrysler employees to buy more than $40,000 worth of personal items.
Audi manager held in Germany being sought by U.S. for extradition, report says
American authorities asked Germany to keep an Audi executive in custody to prepare for his extradition while offering him a guilty-plea deal, Bloomberg reported
Toyota's safe-driving app plays parents' uncool music when teenagers speed
How can terrified parents of newly qualified teen drivers persuade them to drive safely? Toyota has come up with what could be an ingenious method -- embarrassing them.
Auto groups side with Canada, Mexico on NAFTA origin rules
Auto industry groups from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. are pushing back against the Trump administration's demand for higher U.S. automotive content in a modernized NAFTA.
China's Guangzhou joins rivals in denying plans to buy Fiat Chrysler
Chinese carmaker Guangzhou has joined domestic rivals Geely and Dongfeng in saying it has no plans to acquire Fiat Chrysler.
Robots won't be taking over the road anytime soon, Ford CEO says
Ford's newly minted CEO doesn't foresee a robot takeover when it comes to the advent of autonomous vehicles.
BMW remaps the roadster with Concept Z4
BMW is returning to the roadster market and previews the styling with the Concept Z4 -- the automaker's vision of a modern, small and sporty car.
Top fund investors pumped brakes on fast-rising Tesla stock
Top Tesla investors Fidelity Investments and T. Rowe Price cut their holdings in the second quarter and indicated they were taking profits from the electric car maker stock.
Detroit 3 to tout performance and vintage cars at Woodward Dream Cruise
Ford, Chevy and Dodge will turn to the Woodward Dream Cruise, a classic-car celebration in suburban Detroit, on Saturday to generate some marketing buzz on their offerings.
GM thwarts plaintiffs' $1 billion accord with Old GM trust fund
GM thwarted a $15 million settlement between the company's bankruptcy trust and plaintiffs that would have forced the automaker to contribute $1 billion in stock, prompting...