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Ram will expand lineup of CNG-powered trucks

1:11 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Fiat Chrysler is expanding the availability of compressed natural gas on its heavy duty Ram pickup.... Read More »

Toyota promotes U.S., Europe execs in wide-reaching management shuffle

3:55 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015 | UPDATED: 3/4/15 7:57 am ET -- adds details
Toyota will elevate U.S. executive Julie Hamp and add Europe boss Didier Leroy to its board in a wide shuffle at the automaker.... Read More »

 
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Next Malibu tackles weight, space challenges

9:49 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
The next-generation Chevrolet Malibu will have more interior space and weigh 300 pounds less than the current car, General Motors said today.... Read More »

Audi spreads wireless connectivity to nearly all 2016 models

10:53 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Audi said it plans to equip nearly all of its 2016 model-year vehicles with 4G LTE or 3G high-speed data connectivity to give drivers Wi-Fi access...... Read More »

NHTSA expands Ford Fiesta door-latch probe to 2013 Fusion, Lincoln MKZ

3:37 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is expanding a September investigation of door-latch failure in the 2011-13 Ford Fiesta to include...... Read More »

ZF-TRW deal to be approved by EU regulators, report says

1:48 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
EU antitrust regulators are expected to clear German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen's $13.... Read More »

Apple explores resolution of A123 Systems’ poaching suit

6:59 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Apple said it’s exploring a potential resolution of a lawsuit in which it’s accused of poaching employees from a lithium ion battery...... Read More »

Daimler to build Sprinter vans in South Carolina, lawmaker says

8:29 pm U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Daimler AG is set to announce it will build Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans at its plant in South Carolina and add 1,200 jobs there as a result, a state...... Read More »

Fiat Chrysler may sell more than 10% of Ferrari in New York IPO

4:57 pm U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles may sell a stake exceeding 10 percent when its Ferrari division holds an initial public offering this year, as more...... Read More »

Apple seen emerging as serious competitor by auto executives

9:09 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Auto executives are taking seriously the prospect that Apple and Google will emerge as competitors even as they consider partnering with the two.... Read More »

Kobe Steel considers $800 million U.S. aluminum plant for auto suppliers

6:41 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Kobe Steel, supplier of aluminum sheet to half of Japan’s auto industry, is considering building a 100 billion yen ($832 million) plant in the...... Read More »

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Lexus reveals potential Mini fighter

8:55 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Lexus revealed the aggressively styled LF-SA subcompact concept at the Geneva auto show today that, if built, would compete against the Mini...... Read More »

Toyota, Ford frustrated by rail car shortage

7:05 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Railroad companies are struggling to keep up with surging US demand for trucks and SUVs, frustrating Ford and Toyota.... Read More »

Weather delays VW shipments as Honda production gets back on track

11:39 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
As Honda production affected by West Coast ports labor disputes returns to normal, Volkswagen’s East Coast shipments have been delayed.... Read More »

Daimler's Zetsche sees opportunity from convergence with tech firms

8:33 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Daimler is not afraid of new competitors from the technology and telecoms industries such as Google and Apple, CEO Dieter Zetsche said, adding that...... Read More »

Marchionne says he has merger candidate in mind, but it's not VW

6:22 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Volkswagen is not the ideal candidate for a tie-up with Fiat Chrysler, the CEO Sergio Marchionne said today, adding he was exploring various merger...... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Aston Martin SUV may deepen Daimler partnership

4:39 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Aston Martin announced plans for an SUV that may draw more heavily on its partnership with Daimler, as the UK supercar maker confirmed moves to raise...... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Infiniti aims 'disruptive' QX30 crossover at affluent young buyers

2:06 pm U.S. ET | March 2, 2015
Infiniti will target younger affluent customers with its QX30 compact crossover.... Read More »

GM board should not have activist investor Wilson, Buffett says

1:41 pm U.S. ET | March 2, 2015
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's CEO and one of the largest shareholders in General Motors, told CNBC today he disagrees with putting former U.S.... Read More »

Takata says tests show airbag failures occur in older vehicles in hot regions

3:51 pm U.S. ET | March 2, 2015
Takata said today that its ongoing tests of recalled airbag inflators have supported the company's view that failures are most likely to occur in...... Read More »

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