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Russia may extend car-buying subsidy scheme into 2015

Oct. 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Russia may extend an incentive scheme for new-vehicle purchases beyond this year to help the car industry weather an economic downturn which has caused sales to plummet 13 percent so far this year.... Read More »

Cadillac full speed ahead in China

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 25, 2014
Despite slowing sales growth in China, General Motors is doubling down on the country with a bold expansion plan that could make it Cadillac's biggest market within six years.... Read More »

Renault exec sees fuel-efficient Eolab concept selling for same price as a Clio

Oct. 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Renault could sell the Eolab ultra fuel-efficient concept for a similar price to a diesel-powered Clio if it decided to build the car, Thierry...... Read More »

Porsche cashes in on turnaround with consultancy business

Oct. 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Porsche's experience of recovering from the brink of insolvency two decades ago to become a profit engine for Volkswagen has helped it with the...... Read More »

Ford's Q3 pretax profit falls 54%; Europe loss widens

Oct. 24, 2014 13:06 CET
Ford's third-quarter pretax operating profit fell 54 percent, hurt by lower sales volume and higher warranty costs.... Read More »

UK car production set for record in 2014 despite September dip

Oct. 24, 2014 10:47 CET
UK car production is still on track to reach its highest level in six years despite lower output in September.... Read More »

Opel on track to achieve turnaround, GM says

Oct. 24, 2014 12:14 CET
Opel/Vauxhall is on track to achieve a turnaround despite headwinds from Russia and a wider third-quarter loss, parent GM says.... Read More »

GM to auction equipment from Opel's Bochum factory

Oct. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
GM's Opel unit will auction tooling from its factory in Bochum, Germany.... Read More »

Takata's airbag crisis may spur automaker shift to Autoliv, Daicel

Oct. 24, 2014 11:49 CET
The defect in Takata Corp.... Read More »

Mercedes G class to continue with '70s styling

Oct. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
The Mercedes G class will be among the last old-school SUVs in production after the planned demise next year of the Land Rover Defender.... Read More »

Q&A

Wagener: Mercedes-Benz S-class coupe a design 'revolution'

Oct. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
Gorden Wagener has been transforming Mercedes design since he became chief designer in mid-2008.... Read More »

Rolls-Royce names BMW exec interior design chief

Oct. 24, 2014 06:01 CET
Daniel Starke is the new Rolls-Royce interior design head, a role he previously held at BMW's i electric and plug-in hybrid vehicle subbrand.... Read More »

GM posts higher Q3 net income but Europe loss widens

Oct. 23, 2014 13:45 CET
General Motors' third-quarter net income rose to $1.... Read More »

Marchionne invests more of his own money in Fiat Chrysler

Oct. 23, 2014 10:41 CET
Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, bought an additional 335,745 ordinary shares in the group, giving him a total of 6.... Read More »

Daimler third-quarter profit rises as Mercedes sales expand

Oct. 23, 2014 08:45 CET
Daimler reported a 21 percent increase in third-quarter profit. The Mercedes cars division's profit widened to 8.... Read More »

Lotus names Carr as new design chief

Oct. 23, 2014 12:09 CET
Lotus's design boss, Donato Coco, a former styling chief at Ferrari, will leave the UK sports car maker.... Read More »

Nissan expands Takata airbag recall by 260,000 units worldwide

Oct. 23, 2014 13:08 CET
Nissan expanded a global recall of cars using Takata-made airbags, which have been linked to four deaths in Honda cars.... Read More »

Land Rover production will continue to boom in UK despite new China plant

Oct. 23, 2014 09:39 CET
Range Rover Evoque production in China will not reduce output at the UK factory where the SUV is also built.... Read More »

Honda, after 5th Fit recall, appoints first quality czar; top execs take pay cut

Oct. 23, 2014 12:28 CET
Honda, announcing its fifth Fit recall in just 12 months, has taken the unprecedented step of appointing its first quality czar to clamp down on the...... Read More »

Audi will recall 850,000 A4s globally over airbag problems

Oct. 23, 2014 15:42 CET
Audi will recall 850,000 A4s worldwide due to an airbag problem that could prevent front airbags from deploying.... Read More »

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