Volvo's Polestar refines its strategy as first product nears
The Polestar 1, positioned as a low-volume halo car, has over 5,000 hand-raisers in the U.S., and 200 have put down deposits.
Volvo product push rolls on with U.S.-built S60
Volvo Cars is amid a product overhaul, with the carmaker's first U.S.-built vehicle, the S60 compact sedan, set to roll off the production line in South Carolina this fall.
Land Rover growth hinges on 3 replacements
Land Rover is on the verge of remaking three of its most important products. A misfire on any could impede JLR's drive to boost annual volume to 1 million units.
Jaguar looks to crossovers for volume
Recent new Jags have been slow sellers and the brand is poised to make changes.
JLR, Volvo stick to path for utilities, electrification
Jaguar Land Rover is hitting a few potholes as it enters its second decade as part of India's Tata Motors. Jaguar sales are sinking in the vital U.S. market, and Land Rover, is facing big challenges and new competition in the SUV segment.
Toyota Century: Lost in translation
The redesigned Toyota Century is one part ultrapremium status symbol, one part anachronistic holdover from a bygone era.
Former Mustang program manager accused of inappropriate behavior exits Ford
Prakash Patel, Ford's global director of program management and former lead product planner on the 50th anniversary Mustang, has left the company.
Porsche Taycan specs confirmed
Porsche has confirmed a few specs for the 2020 Taycan, the Tesla Model S fighter slated to go on sale next year.
Audi's Pebble Beach concept may lead to e-tron version of R8
Audi will unveil an electric supercar concept that could signal the company is ready to add an e-tron version of its R8 supercar or even replace it altogether.
Future Product: German brands race to update crossovers, SUVs
German luxury brands face an existential challenge: adapting to a U.S. market increasingly dominated by SUVs and crossovers while keeping their stylish sedans relevant.
Smart: Shrunken, but still here
Smart's decision to phase out the brand's combustion engine models last year isn't helping sales.
Mini set for EV step next year
Mini will focus on updating its car-oriented product line.
Mercedes pushes downmarket, upmarket
New entry-level premium models complement plans for more high-end performance products at Mercedes.
BMW continues bolstering lineup with EVs
BMW readies for its larger X7 crossover as it plans electric models in every segment.
Audi leans on crossovers, including an EV
Audi is upping the ante on crossovers, with plans for a new sportback and battery-electric models
Designer convinced Hyundai can become just as sexy as Alfa Romeo
Hyundai's vice president of design says brand is moving away from uniform "family look" toward sexier products.
McLaren design boss' mantra was born on the track
McLaren Automotive design director Rob Melville is in the midst of a product blitz through 2022.