VW mired in leadership crisis as board members criticize Piech

9:39 am U.S. ET | April 24, 2015 | UPDATED: 4/24/15 12:44 pm ET - new story
Volkswagen's leadership crisis is refusing to go away, a week after its warring chairman and chief executive officially put aside their differences, sources told Reuters.... Read More »

Audi prepares electric SUV to fight Tesla but bets on plug-in hybrids

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 24, 2015
Audi is set to launch a full-electric SUV with a 310-mile range that will challenge Tesla's Model X crossover, but CEO Rupert Stadler remains cautious about EVs.... Read More »

Volvo will build new compacts in Belgium, CEO says

8:57 am U.S. ET | April 24, 2015
Volvo will build a new family of compact cars on a common platform shared with parent Zhejiang Geely at its Belgian factory, CEO Hakan Samuelsson...... Read More »

Piech denies reports saying he wants to oust Winterkorn

7:07 am U.S. ET | April 23, 2015
Volkswagen Chairman Ferdinand Piech denied reports that he is seeking to oust CEO Martin Winterkorn, a German newspaper reported today, citing Piech.... Read More »

BMW targets U.S. market with 2-series softtop

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 23, 2015
BMW has increased the size of the 2-series convertible compared with its predecessor model, the 1-series convertible, largely to boost the car's...... Read More »

Toyota keeps global sales lead over VW, GM on U.S. demand

5:37 am U.S. ET | April 23, 2015
Toyota beat Volkswagen and General Motors to remain the world's top-selling automaker during the last quarter despite declining deliveries.... Read More »

Mercedes fined $56 million by China province for price fixing

2:30 am U.S. ET | April 23, 2015
Authorities in China's Jiangsu province fined Mercedes-Benz 350 million yuan ($56 million) for a pricing monopoly there.... Read More »

Dealerships can gain an edge with Spanish-language marketing

2:10 pm U.S. ET | April 23, 2015
Dealerships willing to advertise and post videos in Spanish face little competition reaching a growing number of Latino car buyers, said Ricky Lopez,...... Read More »

Google's 'Mobilegeddon' forces dealerships to get mobile-friendly

3:54 pm U.S. ET | April 22, 2015
If consumer preferences haven't already prompted auto dealerships to operate mobile-friendly websites and digital marketing tools, Google is giving...... Read More »

Aston Martin mulls U.S. plant for crossover, report says

4:50 am U.S. ET | April 22, 2015
Aston Martin may add a plant in the U.S. to build the brand's first crossover, the Financial Times reported.... Read More »

BMW will expand i lineup with plug-in hybrid based on 5 series, report says

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 22, 2015
BMW will add a third model to its i subbrand called the i5 that will be based on the 5 series, a report said.... Read More »

Autoliv predicts more growth after Q1 revenues rise on Europe demand

10:05 am U.S. ET | April 22, 2015
Swedish supplier Autoliv says it expects higher second-quarter sales growth after producing first-quarter earnings above market expectations on the...... Read More »

How Hyundai's synchronized 'Message to Space' came together

10:41 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2015
Before Hyundai could send “A Message to Space,” it had to deal with a slew of hurdles on Earth.... Read More »

Geely gears up for push into Europe, U.S. with SUV

2:38 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2015
Chinese automaker Geely plans to build a small SUV late next year that will go on sale in China in early 2017, several European markets a year or so...... Read More »

Continental will invest $1.1 billion in China, CEO says

9:40 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2015
Continental plans to invest about 1 billion euros ($1.07 billion) in China over the next five years, CEO Elmar Degenhart said.... Read More »

BMW cutting production, prices in China as market slows

8:28 am U.S. ET | April 20, 2015
BMW has reduced the prices of some of its vehicles in China and will cut local production in the country to ensure that dealers are not overstocked...... Read More »

Test Drive TV mobile app delivers official car videos to enthusiasts

2:32 pm U.S. ET | April 20, 2015
A new mobile video app that curates official Web videos posted by automakers on sites such as YouTube and organizes them into individual channels on...... Read More »

JLR forced to accept Evoque lookalike from China's Jiangling

7:31 am U.S. ET | April 20, 2015
Jaguar Land Rover will not take action against Jiangling Motors over the Chinese automaker's Landwind X7, which the UK automaker says closely...... Read More »

Mahindra will present bid for Pininfarina by April 29, report says

8:48 am U.S. ET | April 20, 2015
India's Mahindra & Mahindra aims to present a formal offer for the car designer Pininfarina in time for the Italian company's shareholder meeting on...... Read More »

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