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Opel unions upset over output plans for Karl, Corsa, report says

Nov. 25, 2014 06:15 CET | UPDATED: Nov. 25 17:11 CET - Adds comment from Opel
Opel faces labor unrest in Germany over production plans for the Corsa and Karl small cars, a business magazine reported.... Read More »

BMW, Audi lead shift from mass-market to luxury car output in Mexico

Nov. 25, 2014 11:40 CET
Mexico's relationship with German car production began nearly 50 years ago with output of VW's mass-market Beetle.... Read More »

Land Rover blasts Evoque look-alike from China

12:53 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2014
Land Rover plans to complain to Chinese officials about a close copy of its Evoque SUV that broke cover at the Guangzhou Motor Show in China late...... Read More »

GM's savvy new face to suppliers

Nov. 25, 2014 06:01 CET
New GM global purchasing boss Steve Kiefer takes over at a critical time. Suppliers complain that GM's executives and its buyers often aren't aligned.... Read More »

PSA launches 4th Chinese-built SUV

Nov. 25, 2014 10:48 CET
PSA has launched its fourth Chinese-built SUV, the Citroen C3-XR, in the world's biggest auto market.... Read More »

Daimler appoints journalist to ethics board

Nov. 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Daimler has appointed the former editor-in-chief of the German news agency dpa, Wilm Herlyn, as a member of its advisory board for integrity and...... Read More »

Hyundai-Kia to sell record 8 million vehicles in 2014

Nov. 24, 2014 12:22 CET
Hyundai and Kia said better-than-expected sales in Brazil, China and India will help them sell a record 8 million vehicles this year.... Read More »

Ford's Farley sees Europe as a lab for learning

Nov. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
When Jim Farley started his first tour of duty in Europe in 1997, he had a lot to learn. Now he's going back to run Ford's European unit.... Read More »

2015 Rising Star nominations sought

Nov. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
Automotive News Europe needs your help to identify the Rising Stars in the European automotive industry.... Read More »

Ford to build longer, 3-row Edge for China

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2014
Ford Motor Co. will make a version of the Ford Edge with three rows of seats for China.... Read More »

South Korea embraces European imports. Yes, South Korea

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2014
Here is a fairly stunning statistic: South Koreans, long viewed as among the most nationalistic of car buyers, are on track to spend more on vehicle...... Read More »

Tesla, BMW discuss batteries, carbon parts, Musk says

Nov. 23, 2014 17:32 CET
Tesla Motors is in talks with BMW over a possible alliance in battery technology and lightweight components, Tesla CEO Elon Musk told a German...... Read More »

VW on track to reach 2018 margin goal, report says

Nov. 23, 2014 20:41 CET
VW Group, which is cutting costs and overhauling its development and production, is on track to reach its goal of a pretax profit of 8 percent of...... Read More »

Continental mulls German factory closure

Nov. 23, 2014 20:58 CET
Continental is reviewing whether to close its factory in Gifhorn, Germany, which makes electric motors and hydraulic braking systems, because of a...... Read More »

BMW, Mercedes gain in once-impregnable Korea

Nov. 23, 2014 06:01 CET
South Korea's car imports have leapt from 3 percent of sales a decade ago to 14 percent today as foreign brands led by Germany's BMW and Mercedes...... Read More »

SGL sees rising interest in carbon fiber parts

Nov. 23, 2014 20:25 CET
SGL Group, the materials supplier for carbon fiber reinforced parts in BMW's electric cars, is in talks with Audi, Porsche, GM and other carmakers to...... Read More »

VW will invest 86 billion euros chasing Toyota

Nov. 21, 2014 12:57 CET
Volkswagen will invest 85.... Read More »

Opel names new engineering chief

Nov. 21, 2014 10:25 CET
Opel named Charlie Klein as its new engineering chief, promoting the executive from his current post as the brand's chief engineer for light...... Read More »

Suzuki plant in Hungary will return to double shifts ahead of Vitara launch, report says

Nov. 21, 2014 06:01 CET
Suzuki will return to two-shift production at its plant in Hungary as it prepares to launch the new Vitara subcompact crossover, a report said.... Read More »

U.S. to be main market for Mercedes-AMG GT

Nov. 21, 2014 06:01 CET
The United States will be the biggest market for the new Mercedes-AMG GT and is expected to account for 25 percent of the car's worldwide volume.... Read More »

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