Samsung SDI to supply batteries for startup Lucid Motors' EVs
Knorr-Bremse seals victory in Haldex takeover battle
German supplier Knorr-Bremse has won the first stage of its battle to take over Sweden's Haldex by obtaining 86.1 percent of the brake systems company's shares before its offer expired Monday. Knorr's offer is still conditional upon the company obtaining clearance from antitrust regulators.
Renault-Nissan names veteran exec Philippe Brunet as new powertrain chief
Renault-Nissan named veteran executive Philippe Brunet to replace the top executive in charge of engines and transmissions. The change comes as tightening emissions regulations expose the slow pace of integration between the powertrain divisions of the alliance partners.
Ford conducts additional tests on 2017 F-150 and Raptor 10-speed transmissionsUPDATED: 12/7/16 3:38 pm ET - adds detail
Ford's 2017 F-150 and Raptor trucks with a new 10-speed transmission began arriving on some dealer lots last month, but the automaker said it is holding some models for additional testing as part of its normal launch ramp-up.
Harman's first bet after Samsung deal is car dashboard projector
Mexico auto exports, output rise in November
Visteon hires Daimler exec to lead driver assistance system development
GM expands rear-seat reminder technology to 20 models
In an effort to prevent child heatstroke deaths, General Motors' new Rear Seat Reminder technology -- which made its debut in the GMC Acadia this year -- will become standard on more than 20 models that account for about two-thirds of its U.S. sales.
Contact lens tech could revolutionize electric vehicles
A plastic based on soft contact-lens technology may solve some of the biggest challenges facing electric vehicles by letting them recharge in seconds and travel from London to Edinburgh without stopping, scientists say.
BMW says 120 vehicles damaged in S.C. train derailment
Panasonic in final talks to buy headlight maker ZKW, report says
Panasonic is in the final stages of talks to buy Austrian automotive headlight maker ZKW Group for up to $1 billion, accelerating its push into the automotive electronics market, the Nikkei business daily reported today.