Bosch tied to diesel-cheating claims against fourth carmaker
Bosch was linked to emissions-cheating allegations against a fourth automaker, raising questions about the supplier's role in the scandal gripping the car industry.
Senate bill aims to align NHTSA, EPA emissions programs
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Trump blasts German automakers' U.S. sales and threatens barriers
President Trump criticized German automakers for selling too many vehicles in the U.S. in a meeting with EU officials, Der Spiegel said.
GM still fine-tuning Trump's next presidential limo
Another batch of spy photographs taken near GM's proving grounds in Milford, Mich., show Cadillac One, the latest presidential limousine, undergoing development tests.
Electric cars will become cheaper than gasoline models within a decade
Battery powered cars will soon be cheaper to buy than conventional gasoline ones, offering immediate savings to drivers, new research shows.
BMW recalls older 7-series cars for doors that could fly open
BMW is recalling 45,484 7-series sedans from the 2005-08 model years because doors may open inadvertently while the vehicle is being driven.
Waymo hunt for smoking gun turns to Uber acquisition report
Waymo's legal battle with Uber ratcheted up this week over a confidential report commissioned by the ride-hailing company.
GM gets support in opposition to Greenlight stock proposal
GM said proxy adviser Glass Lewis recommended shareholders to vote for GM's board nominees and against Greenlight Capital's proposal at the company's shareholder meeting in...
Tesla's Model X missing out on America's voracious hunger for SUVs, crossovers
While Tesla's Model S has been a hit and thousands lined up to order the upcoming Model 3 sedan, the Model X crossover hasn't met the CEO's expectations.
VW's clean vehicle push has shortcomings, Calif. says
California regulators say VW's spending plan on clean vehicle infrastructure has shortcomings and lacks details on how the program, Electrify America, will help disadvantaged...
Off-lease vehicles could send U.S. sales tumbling, analyst warns
An incoming "tsunami" of off-lease vehicles could send annual U.S. new-vehicle sales tumbling as low as 13 million by 2021, according to one Wall Street analyst.
Ex-Toyota exec Julie Hamp working as adviser to PR firm
Julie Hamp, who left Toyota following an arrest for suspicion of violating Japan's drug laws, is working for global public relations firm Finsbury.
BMW eyes global luxury crown again with 8-series concept
BMW unveiled a concept of its revived 8 series that will become a new flagship coupe and try to help it supplant German rival Mercedes-Benz for leadership in luxury vehicle...
May U.S. auto sales projected to rise -- slightly
U.S. new-vehicle sales are expected to rise very slightly in May from a year ago, narrowly snapping the industry's streak of four consecutive monthly declines.
Tesla split pits tech analysts vs. car analysts
The Wall Street split on Tesla boils down to analysts who see the next Apple and those who perceive a lot more similarity with Studebaker.
Cox, Holman team up on subscription sales model
Cox Automotive and Holman Enterprises are teaming up to expand a retail vehicle-subscription service dubbed Flexdrive.
Faraday Future aims to raise $1 billion in new funds as chief backer struggles
Faraday Future plans to raise $1 billion in new funding as it seeks to protect itself from the financial woes of its main backer, China's LeEco.
Ford names Raj Nair to steer North America as new CEO's team takes shape
Three days after being named Ford CEO, Jim Hackett picked product development boss Raj Nair to lead Ford North America and Steven Armstrong to steer Europe as part of a...
Contest losers sue winner, and lose again
A Nova Scotia dealership group's C$100,000 contest took an unexpected turn from the showroom to the courtroom when disappointed finalists sued the winner.
Chevy extends marketing deal with Detroit Red Wings at new arena
Chevrolet extended its sponsorship contract with the NHL's Detroit Red Wings, becoming the official vehicle of Detroit's new Little Caesars Arena.
Prosecutors investigate Bosch employees in Daimler probe, report says
German prosecutors who searched Daimler's offices this week as part of a probe into diesel pollution are also investigating employees at Bosch, a report said.
Software update can fix diesel emissions, FCA lawyer says
FCA believes a software update can address US regulators' contention that its diesel vehicles are producing excess emissions, a lawyer for the company said at a court hearing.
GM to cut jobs at international headquarters, report says
GM will slash headcount at its international headquarters in Singapore as part of efforts to reduce exposure to unprofitable and unpromising markets, Reuters reported.
Tesla names new HR head amid worker allegations
Tesla replaced Arnnon Geshuri, vice president of human resources, with Gaby Toledano, a former executive at video game company Electronic Arts, amid employee claims of a...
Toyota hires VW marketing exec Shahani
Toyota has named Volkswagen of America marketing executive Vinay Shahani its vice president of integrated marketing operations. The move is effective June 5.
Supreme Court ruling could protect automakers from predatory patent suits
The Supreme Court ruled that patent lawsuits must be filed on the defendant's turf, a decision expected to protect US automakers from predatory patent litigation.
GMC Yukon Denali adds 10-speed transmission, new grille for 2018
The GMC Yukon Denali is getting a 10-speed transmission and a new, multidimensional grille for the 2018 model year.
CDK buys Auto/Mate in consolidation of DMS providers
Dealer software giant CDK Global has struck a deal to acquire Auto/Mate, a smaller rival in the dealership management system market
Accelerated testing could bring driverless cars to the road sooner
A shortcut in evaluating self-driving cars could allow researchers to bypass millions of testing miles and potentially saving 99.
Ford issues two recalls for roughly 3,000 vehicles
Ford issued two recalls for about 3,000 vehicles in North America. The largest involves a call-back of about 2,500 2017 Explorer SUVs, F-150 and Super Duty pickups.