First Shift: New engine lets Silverado run on 2 cylinders
New I-4 engine lets Silverado run on 2 cylinders; Report: FCA overhaul in Italy; Toyota EV to carry GAC badge in China; VW ads say 'Betta Getta Jetta'; M-B starts G class output.
AutoNews Now: GM gives pickup wars a 4-cylinder shakeup
GM gives pickup wars 4-cylinder shakeup; GT builder hires ousted Ford exec; Twist in FCA case; Nissan holding out?; 'The Closer': Shed with treads; exhausted chickens; sweet reward.
First Shift: Ford plans to make up lost F-series output
Ford plans to make up lost F-series output; Mazda's focus on elegance; BMW teases iNext electric AV; NHTSA nominee grilled on Takata recalls; Tesla crash probe; Toyoda's royal wit.
AutoNews Now: How 87,000-lb. airlift helped rescue F-150 output
How 87,000-lb. airlift helped rescue F-150 output; M-B to restart Ala. Plant; Analyst: Tesla will need $10B; Mobileye lands AV supply deal; Britain legalizes robo-parking.
First Shift: Volvo Cars to stop developing diesels
Volvo Cars to stop developing diesels; Menu of CAFE options?; Ford stock downgraded; At Tesla: A shutdown, a proposed shakeup and a Soros stake; U.S. roadblocks for autonomous cars.
AutoNews Now: GM Super Cruise, Tesla Autopilot square off
GM Super Cruise, Tesla Autopilot square off in test; Battery blazes pose challenge for firefighters; EV push in Northeastern U.S.; Apple's growing AV fleet; First for BMW in China.
First Shift: Marchionne chided PR chief for denying diesel cheating
Marchionne chided PR chief for denying diesel cheating; Tesla driver: Autopilot on during crash; Appeal of smaller auto shows; Kia's diesel mild hybrid; NBA players take Waymo ride.
AutoNews Now: How shopper scored a $112 lease on BMW i3
Driving an EV bargain: How shopper scored $112 lease on BMW i3; World's first electrified road; Tesla vet joins Painter venture; Reprieve for Chevy store; Acura RDX output ramps up.
Toyota's Lentz on sticking with cars, avoiding pickup overbuilds, being ready for EVs
Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz says the automaker is eyeballing opportunities in passenger cars as rivals exit the segment. He also explains why there may be comfort in a shortage of Tacoma pickups and why being a laggard in EVs now won't hurt in the long run.
First Shift: Report: Keyless ignitions taking deadly toll
Report: Keyless ignitions take deadly toll; Unusual slide in supplier relations; Profits dip at Nissan; Trump atty. Cohen said to have approached Ford; Barra's Blue Devil degree.
AutoNews Now: Tesla 'flattening' management, Musk says
Musk: Tesla 'flattening' management; Feds want to discuss Takata recalls; Yazaki's Andersson on goals, problems and 'people leaders'; Subaru's first PHEV; Honda ramps up Insight.
First Shift: Mazda taps Americas chief as new CEO
Mazda taps Americas chief as CEO; Audi skipping Detroit; Trump, auto execs to meet; Profits drop at Subaru; Trimming up inexpensive cars; Nissan, Toyota aid nursing moms, premature babies.
AutoNews Now: Trump to automakers: Build more in U.S.
Trump to automakers: Build more in U.S.; GM vision: Custom AVs to buy, share; Jeep Liberty, Smart fortwo recalls; Wait, was that a Model Y?; 'The Closer': Musk, Buffett and 'moats.'
First Shift: Ford expects F-150 disruptions to hurt earnings
Ford expects F-150 disruptions to hurt earnings; Cadillac after the ATS; GM Korea rescue plan; NTSB probes Tesla crash; Waymo way ahead in AVs?; Mini honors royal wedding.
AutoNews Now: At Ford, tales of fire, frustration and 'reinventing' the car
At Ford, tales of fire, frustration and 'reinventing' the car; Rolls-Royce's $340K SUV; Aston: Lagonda electric SUV in 2021; Tesla factory as collateral?; Honda's $199 EV lease.
First Shift: Toyota curbs costs, spiffs, posts record profit
Toyota profits rise on cost, spiff restraints; CFPB loses another round, Cordray wins one; Audi electrification plan; Volvo's new Costco deal; Aston Martin's stylish submersible.
AutoNews Now: Ford, GM, FCA, BMW, M-B output affected by supplier fire
Ford, GM, FCA, BMW, M-B output affected by supplier fire; Ohio opens roads to AV testing; Ford roadblock in China; Mitsu back in black; Tesla board shakeup?