Auto industry groups urge caution in changing NAFTA origin rules
Auto industry trade groups warned that tightening the rules of origin in the North American Free Trade Agreement could be disruptive and hurt the competitiveness of U.S.
Toyota's Kentucky plant launches 2018 Camry
Toyota launched production of the re-engineered 2018 Camry at its plant in Kentucky, which is undergoing a major overhaul to move the sedan to the company's new global...
U.S. judge allows some VW investor diesel claims to proceed
BMW, with eye on Tesla, to introduce electric 3 series, report says
BMW plans to introduce an electric version of the 3 series in September, a move designed to fend off rival Tesla, a German newspaper reported.
Ford hatching Ranger Raptor variant, spy photos show
Ford is hatching plans for a Raptor performance variant of the forthcoming Ranger midsize pickup, based on spy photos taken near the company's product development center in...
Nissan, Infiniti shuffle finance unit executives
Mark Kaczynski, after six years as president of Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp.
More conventional shape for Nissan Leaf
The 2018 Nissan Leaf, the second generation of the five-door battery-powered hatchback, is losing some of the dramatic styling on the original model.
Cadillac partners with helicopter app in N.Y., gives free charters
Eight New Yorkers with good timing who want to flee to the Hamptons this summer could arrive via helicopter paid for by Cadillac.
NAAA survey shows 2016 was record year for used vehicles
The National Auto Auction Association's annual survey found 2016 was a record year in units and dollars paid for used-vehicle auctions.
Ford issues recall for 402,000 vans, will take $142 million charge
Ford issued three recalls in North America, led by a callback of 402,462 Transit vans that will cost the company $142 million.
Infiniti courts NBA champ Stephen Curry to endorse Q50
NBA star Stephen Curry will be featured in advertisements for the redesigned Infiniti Q50 sport sedan, due for a launch around the world from August.
Jaguar's 592-hp XE will be brand's quickest road car
Jaguar plans to build just 300 units of the 592-hp XE SV Project 8, the brand's most powerful road car to date.
PSA plans 'hands off' self-driving cars after 2020
PSA says it is committed to developing Level 3 autonomous driving, which allows hands-off capability but requires the driver to take back control at any time, even as some...
Drive.ai raises $50 million in new funding
The self-driving startup raised $50 million in a second round of funding as the Silicon Valley company prepares to deploy its technology in pilot vehicles later this year.
U.S. plaintiffs' lawyers warn of automaker role in Takata bankruptcy
Lawyers for people injured by exploding Takata airbags told a U.S.
Florida dealership protection law takes effect
Florida's governor signed a new dealership protection law, limiting how often automakers can mandate store renovations and how they can apply sales-effectiveness standards.
Ram spy photos hint at longer wheelbase, split tailgate
Some features of the next-generation Ram 1500, an apparent longer wheelbase and a new tailgate that folds down and splits in the middle to provide closer access to the bed,...
Genesis G70 comes into focus to take on BMW 3 series
With its global debut just a few months away, Genesis' first-ever G70 is coming into focus.
Safety advocates want Congress to go slow on autonomous cars
Basic rules of the road are needed before lawmakers allow companies to dramatically expand testing of self-driving cars, safety and consumer advocates told lawmakers Tuesday.
Pacifica Hybrid production resumes in Ontario after stalling problems
Fiat Chrysler is once again assembling Pacifica Hybrid minivans after a problem with certain diodes in the vehicle briefly halted production for a few days, say sources with...
GM now expects $5.5B charge from Opel sale
Additional costs mean GM now expects the charge for its sale of Opel to PSA to reach $5.5 billion, GM finance chief Chuck Stevens said.
Autoliv to consolidate four operations into single site near Detroit
The North American unit of Sweden's Autoliv plans to invest $22.6 million to consolidate four operations into one location near Detroit.
VW debt outlook raised to stable from negative by Fitch
Volkswagen Group's debt outlook was raised to stable from negative at Fitch Ratings, which said the bulk of operational and financial risks from the carmaker's...
Germany will set up new emissions-testing body after VW scandal
Germany said it will set up a new organization to test vehicle emissions in real road conditions rather than in laboratory conditions.
Can Volvo's Polestar capture that Tesla magic?
The spinoff of Polestar could help the new performance brand escape Volvo's reputation for practicality.
Keller, Mercer team up to advise startups
Well-known industry analysts Maryann Keller and Glenn Mercer are teaming up to advise startups and investors new to the auto industry.
A Trump NAFTA victory rides on big changes to how cars are built
The auto industry could hold the key to United States success in a renegotiated NAFTA, and President Donald Trump has threatened to walk away if he can't get better terms.
Takata stock falls 69% to record low
Takata shares tumbled as much as 69 percent to a record low as the Tokyo Stock Exchange removed daily limits on the stock's price declines following the company's bankruptcy...
Spider-Man teams up with Audi
Superheroes are just like everyone else when it comes to getting a driver's license.
FEV North America to expand vehicle testing at new tech center
The cornerstone of FEV North America's expanded suburban Detroit campus will be a vehicle emissions test center -- adding to its existing prototyping, design and development...