Fields and friends

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016
Ford Motor Co. CEO Mark Fields led the lineup of industry leaders who spoke at the Automotive News World Congress.

Android Auto architect Brenner sees a 'virtuous cycle' in common car software

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 14, 2016
In the days before Google launched the Android operating system in 2008, engineers had to rewrite the code for Google Maps dozens of times for different smartphones. It was a hassle, but Android changed all that.

Ford will ultimately get its due from Wall Street, Fields says

10:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
Ford CEO Mark Fields said delivering strong results is the best way for the automaker to counter the skeptics on Wall Street who sent its shares...

U.S. regulators signal no quick remedy for VW's diesels

10:44 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
The timetable for VW to deploy fixes for seven years' worth of diesel vehicles and resume sales of new ones remains unknown after California...

Naming GM's Barra chairman was 'tone deaf,' activist investor says

6:45 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
Harry Wilson, the activist investor who last year prodded General Motors to buy back $5 billion in stock, says that GM's recent move to make CEO Mary...

Auction head urges retailers to see themselves as a consumer's resource

6:30 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
Lead the retail transformation by staying focused on connecting people to the right car, the president of the nation's largest auto auction company...

BMW tailors its pitch to the young and wealthy

5:07 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
BMW of North America knows millennial customers are the future for the industry, but it wants the top 1 percent -- those with a household income of...

Autonomous cars will challenge technology infrastructure, panelists say

2:55 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
Twenty years from now, the auto industry will have tens of millions self-driving vehicles on the road, but it may require automakers to share data...

Audi's Keogh says automakers can be disruptors

10:11 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
The president of Audi of America warned automakers to embrace the dramatic technological changes that are remaking the industry, and to beware of...

Android Auto architect Brenner sees a 'virtuous cycle' in common car software

10:40 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2016
In the days before Google launched the Android operating system in 2008, engineers had to rewrite the code for Google Maps dozens of times for...

Ghosn stands apart on consolidation, car sharing

9:45 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
The auto industry may be looking for more consolidation and new opportunities in car-sharing. Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn's response? Not so fast.

GM takes customer loyalty crown from Ford

8:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
General Motors finished the 2015 model year with the most loyal customers, unseating Ford Motor Co.

Toyota won't rush to fully autonomous vehicles, Lentz says

6:53 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
While Google’s gumdrop-shaped self-driving car is logging thousands of miles on the streets of California, don’t expect to jump in the...

Google is hunting self-driving partners, Krafcik says

6:23 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
Most automakers and suppliers see self-driving cars arriving at the end of a long, step-by-step process. Google wants to skip straight to the endgame.

Sales plateau? GM is ready, Ammann says

5:46 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
If U.S. automotive sales are about to plateau at a time of turmoil in markets around the globe, General Motors is ready for it.

Magna to stay flexible on tech partnerships

6:39 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
Fresh on the heels of his company's acquisition of transmission supplier Getrag last week, Magna CEO Don Walker said he sees no slowdown in the pace...

Industry is plateauing, AutoNation's Jackson warns

4:54 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
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NHTSA's Rosekind steps up call for proactive safety culture

2:27 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2016
After another year of massive recalls and record fines imposed on automakers, Mark Rosekind doubled down on his push for the auto industry to take up...

AutoNation CEO Jackson joins World Congress

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 14, 2015
AutoNation Inc. CEO Mike Jackson, who this year defied both the National Automobile Dealers Association and TrueCar Inc.

EPA official Grundler will speak at World Congress

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 16, 2015
Christopher Grundler, the EPA official who will rule on Volkswagen's efforts to resume selling diesel-powered vehicles in the U.S.

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