Ford transforms design leadership
Ford Motor Co. has overhauled its design team amid new CEO Jim Hackett's quest to transform the automaker into a leaner, quicker-thinking organization.
EEOC complaint launches inquiry at BMW
BMW of North America says it is investigating claims of racism and sexism in its Mini division after a decadelong temporary worker lodged a federal complaint.
The large sedan shrinks into oblivion
The Chevy Impala — one of GM's longest-running and most-recognized names, a car that logged more than 1 million U.S. sales in 1965 — appears unlikely to survive much longer.
Buick leaves its large-car legacy behind
More than three quarters of Buick's U.S. sales now come from the Encore and two larger crossovers. The changes have helped Buick double its global sales volume since 2010.
Henrik Fisker tries, tries again
The $129,000 EMotion EV -- due out in 2019 -- is touted as having a top speed of 161 mph, a more than 400-mile electric range and rapid-charging capabilities of 125 miles in 9 minutes.
New York in '64 was no good for a car, except that Mustang
Here's a classic view of New York automobile ownership from 1964, when Ford was rolling out the first Mustang to raves.
Self-driving legislation set in motion
The legislation borrows heavily from the wish list of automakers and tech companies that want leeway to operate on highways without being tied too closely to rules designed for vehicles controlled by humans.
This Ford F-150 will be in hot pursuit
Ford's F-150 police responder is the industry's first pursuit-rated pickup
JLR's Project 8: It's all about aerodynamics
The link between Jaguar's battery-powered I-Pace crossover and its V-8-powered, 200 mph Project 8 performance sedan is aerodynamics.
Mercedes unveils its take on classic pickup
The X class, Mercedes' first pickup, will hit dealerships in Germany starting in November and will then be rolled out to South Africa, Australia and New Zealand in 2018 and Latin America the following year. There are no plans for the U.S.
Toyota's V-6 faces Honda's turbo
Toyota Camry's chief engineer sings the virtues of V-6 power as rival Honda switches to a downsized turbo.
Infiniti drops midsize QX70
Infiniti has killed its QX70 midsize crossover, effective immediately, as it prepares to shift more attention to other crossovers.
Ready to cross over? Never say never
Sergio Marchionne's protestations aside, Ferrari may be working on a crossover.
Jaguar starts its own Easter egg hunt on E-Pace
You can tell Ian Callum's design crew at Jaguar is having fun these days by looking at the Easter eggs on its new crossover.
Aluminum pioneer takes steel path
Audi has sharply reduced the amount of aluminum in the bodyshell of its new A8.
Sonata owners: Here comes the sun, and it's not all right
Hyundai learned a lesson on its outgoing Sonata having to do with too much of a good thing.
Search is on for better lidar
Though lidar technology solves many problems of current sensor technology, it still hasn't met the requirements for mass production for vehicles — even after decades of development.
Chevy and GMC aim for market's sweet spots
Nearly a decade after the last industry downturn forced General Motors to delay development work on its next-generation crossovers, they're finally reaching dealerships.
GM rolls into high-profit product phase
Redesigned versions of four GM crossovers are hitting dealerships this year, giving dealers plenty of fresh product in several of the industry's hottest and most profitable segments.
Cadillac product blitz is coming — later
For now, the brand must get by with one crossover, one SUV and a bunch of sedans that are all nearly the same size.
Product overhaul steers Buick toward crossovers
The nearly complete transformation of Buick's lineup has created a brand that gets more than three quarters of its U.S. sales from a trio of crossovers.