Automotive News First Shift

Korean automakers score initial quality trifecta

• 6/20/2018

Korean automakers score initial quality trifecta; Hyundai, Audi join forces in fuel-cell push; Ford, VW explore commercial van alliance; Volvo's 'big deal'; Colo. to follow Calif.?

Audi suspends Stadler, names interim CEO
• 6/19/2018

Audi suspends Stadler, sales boss named interim CEO; Musk alleges...

Audi CEO Stadler arrested
• 6/18/2018

Audi CEO Stadler nabbed; Turning Bill Ford's fantasy to reality;...

UAW shuffles execs who will lead Detroit 3 talks
• 6/15/2018

UAW shuffles execs who will lead Detroit 3 talks; WH to meet with...

Ghosn expects early exit as Renault CEO
• 6/14/2018

Ghosn expects to exit Renault CEO job early; Musk boosts Tesla stake, wins Chicago transit bid; UAW's new officers; Daimler-Ford venture ends; Volvo and lidar; AVs a job killer?

FCA, UAW labeled co-conspirators in scandal
• 6/13/2018

FCA, UAW labeled co-conspirators in corruption scandal; UAW boss wraps up contentious, productive term; GM Canada plant gets 2nd shift; Toyota invests $1B in ride-hailing firm.

Explorer, Grand Cherokee rated poor in crash test
• 6/12/2018

Ford Explorer, Jeep Grand Cherokee get poor ratings in crash test; Tesla labor hearing; UAW convention opens; Automakers urge state green-car spending; M-B teases EV concept.

Audi CEO Stadler targeted by German prosecutors
• 6/11/2018

Audi CEO Stadler targeted by German prosecutors; Daimler 'defeat device' discovery; Ford's rail destination?; Porsche's 'lively young horse'; Kia pokes fun in ad campaign.

Court summons Winterkorn, CEOs of Audi, Bosch
• 6/8/2018

German court summons Winterkorn, CEOs of Audi, Bosch; Okla. settles lawsuit against Volkswagen; Rolls design chief leaves; When Ford sewing machinists struck a change for women.

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Waymo aims to expand to Europe
• 6/7/2018

Waymo sets sights on Europe; Plan to transform Volvo; Hyundai in-car payment tech; GM exec quits Lyft board; Studies: Tariffs would cost jobs, raise prices; Kitty Hawk flying cars.

Musk survives shakeup attempt, 'hellish' months
• 6/6/2018

Emotional Musk survives shakeup attempt, 'hellish' months; BMW's new X5; NHTSA on AV guidelines; Lawmaker seeks VW update; Jeep catches subscription wave; Chevy's Bob Burger dies.

Arbitrator reveals porn allegations against ex-Visteon CEO Leuliette
• 6/5/2018

Arbitrator reveals porn allegations against ex-Visteon CEO Leuliette; Miller leaves supplier IAC; GM expands China EV plans; Tough Tesla meeting; Is it a car or a motorcycle?

May U.S. sales winners, losers
• 6/4/2018

May U.S. sales winners, losers; GM's Reuss apologizes after crashing pace car; GM settles suit over Cruise AV crash; Kia recalls Sedona over door defect; Uber CEO's repair mission.

FCA plans Jeep, Ram product blitz
• 6/1/2018

FCA reveals plans for Jeep, Ram product blitz; Marchionne marks victory with fashion statement; Changes at Toyota, Denso; U.S. allies retaliate for tariffs; Tesla's value to Calif.

Fund to invest $2.25B in GM's Cruise AV unit
• 5/31/2018

Fund to pump $2.25B into GM's Cruise AV unit; Uber, Waymo in talks; Trump German-car threat?; Fresh signs of Ford train-station buy; Texting while cruising; JLR's all-terrain AVs.

3.1 million electrified vehicles on roads
• 5/30/2018

Global EV fleet soars to 3.1M; Hyundai investing in Ala.; Driver: Tesla in Autopilot mode before hitting cop car; U.S. to hold hearings on import probe; GM 'Reality Capture' team.

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