Ford to petition to avoid U.S. recall of 2.5 million vehicles

Ford wants to avoid a U.S. recall of about 2.5 million vehicles with Takata airbag inflators that the Japanese auto supplier declared defective last week.

Three Audi board members face dismissal, report says

Audi is considering dismissing three board members as a warning to CEO Rupert Stadler, Handelsblatt reported.