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Ford to launch '15 Mustang output today in Michigan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 28, 2014
Ford today officially launches production of the redesigned Mustang at its Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Flat Rock, Mich.... Read More »

Kia says it will build 'range' of small cars at new plant in Mexico

2:59 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014 | UPDATED: 8/27/14 9:07 pm ET - new story, Kia statement
Kia plans to produce “a range” of small cars for markets including the United States at its $1 billion plant in Monterrey, Mexico, after production begins in the...... Read More »

GM details plans for SRX, engine production in Tenn.

11:45 am U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
General Motors said today it will invest $185 million to make small engines at its Tennessee assembly plant, while relocating production of the...... Read More »

Lear agrees to buy leather supplier Eagle Ottawa in $850 million deal

4:54 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
Lear agreed to buy automotive leather supplier Eagle Ottawa in a deal valued at $850 million that aims to strengthen the company's global seating...... Read More »

Mercedes to ditch M-class in favor of GLE as part of renaming strategy

3:46 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
Mercedes-Benz is ditching the M-class nameplate as part of a comprehensive renaming strategy.... Read More »

Subaru casts wider net with safer, greener WRX

1:42 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
Subaru hopes the redesigned WRX line will capture a wider customer base with better fuel economy and safety features after spinning off the nameplate...... Read More »

GM ignition switch fund receives claims for more than 100 deaths

6:34 am U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
A program to compensate victims of crashes linked to a faulty ignition switch in General Motors vehicles has received claims for 107 deaths as of...... Read More »

AvtoVAZ aims to win back market share to return to profit, CEO Andersson says

4:54 am U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
AvtoVAZ plans to return to profit by cutting costs and rolling out new models to claw back market share that has been slipping away from the producer...... Read More »

Daimler settles dispute with UAW over retiree medical benefits for $480 million

6:55 am U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
Daimler will pay $480 million to settle a dispute with the UAW over medical benefits for retired employees of its North American trucks business, U.S.... Read More »

Spiders hooked on gasoline fumes cause another recall, this time for Suzuki

11:06 am U.S. ET | Aug. 27, 2014
Spiders drawn to gasoline vapors and weaving webs that block a hose to vent those vapors have caused Suzuki Motor of America to recall about 19,000...... Read More »

Kia to unveil plans for assembly plant in Mexico, sources say

6:14 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Kia will announce plans Wednesday to construct an assembly plant in Mexico, its first in the country, according to two sources with knowledge of the...... Read More »

Volvo banks on new era with debut of redesigned 2016 XC90

7:45 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Volvo, embarking on an ambitious new era, formally unveiled the redesigned XC90, a flagship crossover whose sales performance will help recast the...... Read More »

Dollie Cole, spirited, outspoken wife of former GM president, dies at 84

3:14 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Dollie Cole, the colorful, outspoken widow of former GM President Ed Cole and a leading champion of the National Corvette Museum, has died.... Read More »

Anti-UAW workers begin effort to create union at VW Tenn. plant

12:41 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Employees at the Volkswagen AG auto plant in Tennessee are forming a union that is to include hourly and salaried workers, as a counter to the UAW...... Read More »

GM, Ford, Toyota and VW among automakers hit by antitrust penalties in India

4:21 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
India's antitrust regulator fined 14 carmakers a combined $420 million for stifling competition in the market for spare parts.... Read More »

Ex-Porsche CEO Wiedeking to be tried for VW share manipulation

6:29 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Former Porsche CEO Wendelin Wiedeking must stand trial over the company's failed bid to use options to acquire Volkswagen, a Stuttgart appeals court...... Read More »

GM turns to employee bike share program to get around tech campus

10:04 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
General Motors introduced a bike sharing program on its 330-acre technical center campus in suburban Detroit.... Read More »

Mitsubishi to tweak design for a unified look

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Mitsubishi will improve its U.S.... Read More »

Ford begins 'massive undertaking' to manufacture aluminum pickup

2:14 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Ford has begun an eight-week closure of its F-150 pickup plant near Detroit to overhaul it for a new, aluminum-bodied version of the top-selling...... Read More »

Subaru moves to 1 platform, new generation of engine technology

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Subaru is riding on the success of its strategy to redesign all of its vehicles primarily for the United States and equip them with competitive...... Read More »

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