Volvo sticks with Uber partnership
Volvo is standing by its partnership with Uber, despite the ride-hailing company's string of public relations disasters, including a high-profile accident this weekend that...
A bitter end for Ferdinand Piech
Ferdinand Piech, a figure of transcendent importance in the history of the auto industry, is selling his 14.
Early veto reshaped Chevy's new Equinox
Stung by critical feedback in focus groups three years ago, GM decided to go in a different direction with the Chevy Equinox.
How one man triggered a GM recall
Saturn Sky owner Troy Lyman's 67-page report on airbag sensor failures caused a recall of two General Motors cars.
Musk aims to upload, download thoughts with new venture
Tesla founder Elon Musk has launched a company called Neuralink through which computers could merge with human brains, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people...
Audi halts A4, A5 output at German plant over parts shortage
Audi will halt production of A4 and A5 cars at its Ingolstadt factory this week until Thursday due to a parts shortage after a fire at a supplier.
After 41 years, Honda's Mendel drives off
Forty-one years can teach you a lot about the auto industry -- including when it's the right time to go out on top. On April 1, American Honda's John Mendel will do just that.
Will disruptors of the taxi market become disruptees?
Uber and Lyft and the like have turned the taxi industry on its head in a few short years. Now the industry looks like it may be disrupted again, this time by automakers.
Can this man finally deliver 'Lexus envy'?
Lexus has the quality, customer service and technology. But it still lacks one thing that its German luxury competitors have.
Land Rover's Discovery is no poseur off-road
The new Land Rover Discovery is one of the most important launches for Jaguar Land Rover since the brands split from Ford in 2008.
Adient to work with Boeing on airplane seating
Automotive seating supplier Adient said it will work with Boeing to explore how to improve commercial airplane seating and interiors.
VW's temporary Michigan home for diesel vehicles flagged for local violation
VW's efforts to put its diesel emissions violations behind it hit a minor speed bump this week when a Michigan city filed a lawsuit against the owners of the dilapidated...
Auto sales peak heightens risk for lenders, Moody's warns
As auto sales have peaked in the United States, competition to finance car loans is set to intensify and drive increased credit risk for lenders.
California's clean-air problem is a lot bigger than just Trump
As President Donald Trump moves to roll back decades of regulation, the Golden State has positioned itself as America's bulwark of environmental protection.
Tesla Model 3 ramp-up aims to beat BMW, Mercedes in just 1 year
Even the most bullish don't think Tesla can sell half a million electric cars next year.
Toyota adds a bit of spice to special edition 860 coupe
Toyota is throwing a little extra habanero into the 86 coupe it inherited from Scion (the former FR-S) with the 860 special edition, named for the limited run of 860 in...
Zellmer wins another pivotal role at Porsche
Porsche's U.S. chief Klaus Zellmer has been given the chance to shepherd the iconic sports car brand in the market he calls the most competitive in the world.
Gap between sales and registrations shrinks
There's no clear explanation for the shift, but 2016 was marked by headlines focusing on some automakers' questionable sales practices.
Ford's health plan: Slim down inventory
Ford is determined to avoid a glut of unsold cars and trucks piling up on dealer lots by trimming production - even if its vehicle volumes are relatively healthy compared to...
A model for resolving self-driving litigation
There already has been some debate about how companies that make self-driving cars will deal with litigation.
Number-crunching leads auction houses to consolidate
A growing reliance on data and analytics in the remarketing space is driving recent auction consolidation, some industry experts say.
Buy-sells shuffle dealership rankings
It's a good time to buy dealerships, says Brian Bates, CEO of Holman Consumer Services. Holman Automotive acquired the 14-rooftop Kuni Automotive in July.