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Tesla's Q2 net loss widens to $62 million as r&d expenses soar

4:39 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014 | UPDATED: 7/31/14 7:36 pm ET - details added
Tesla's net loss widened to $61.9 million in the second quarter even though it assembled and delivered record numbers of Model S electric cars.... Read More »
THE GM RECALL

GM missed red flag from rental car firms on fatal crashes

12:23 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
More than seven years before GM began the biggest wave of auto recalls in history, an investigator for Vanguard Car Rental contacted the carmaker about a fatal rollover crash...... Read More »

VW profit falls in Q2 amid emerging-market troubles

5:38 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Volkswagen said operating profit declined 3.1 percent in the second quarter as U.S. sales fell and emerging-market volatility weighed on earnings.... Read More »

Tesla, Panasonic agree to team on U.S. gigafactory

7:02 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Tesla Motors and Panasonic have agreed to cooperate on the construction and operation of the American carmaker's so-called gigafactory, its...... Read More »

Fiat investors likely to approve Chrysler merger

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Fiat shareholders will likely approve the automaker's merger with Chrysler when they meet in Italy for the last time on Friday.... Read More »

Future car colors inspired by Midwest homes, landscape, BASF says

1:38 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Future cars and light trucks will sport more sparkling oranges and browns, soft blues and greens, and pearly whites and grays -- all inspired by the...... Read More »

Mazda, Subaru profit from strong U.S. sales amid downturn in Japan

10:43 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Japanese automakers Mazda and Subaru parent company Fuji Heavy Industries said they are on track for record full-year profits after strong sales in...... Read More »

Supplier exec pleads guilty to fixing Toyota parts prices

4:02 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
An executive from GS Electech, a supplier to Toyota, pleaded guilty today to playing a role in an international conspiracy to rig bids and fix prices...... Read More »

Superior’s Q2 net income drops 21%; Ark. plant to close

3:17 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Aluminum wheel supplier Superior Industries International said today that its second-quarter net income tumbled 21 percent from the year-earlier...... Read More »

BorgWarner net income up 9% for Q2 as engine division grows

2:24 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
BorgWarner, a supplier of turbochargers and emissions systems, reported a 9 percent increase in net income for the second quarter as its engine...... Read More »

Denso's quarterly profit falls on Japan labor costs, compact car shift

1:28 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Denso, the Toyota-affiliated auto supplier, posted a 16.... Read More »

Delphi reports strong Q2 profit, but next quarter may disappoint

11:36 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2014
Delphi Automotive Plc today reported stronger-than-expected second-quarter profits, but offered a lower forecast for the third quarter.... Read More »

Fiat targets improved Chrysler margins to meet '14 profit goal

5:33 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Fiat plans to review leasing and incentive practices in North America to boost margins and meet global full-year earnings targets after...... Read More »

Redesigned Mercedes-Benz C-class sedan packed with new tech

10:38 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Mercedes-Benz is vying for the luxury compact crown with the redesigned 2015 C-class sedan, equipped with new technology and features trickled down...... Read More »

Automakers seek delay on pedestrian-alert systems for hybrids, EVs

3:18 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Automakers, citing delays at NHTSA, want the agency to postpone rules that would require hybrids and electric vehicles to be equipped with...... Read More »

Marchionne says he is open to new alliances but won't sell Alfa Romeo

11:10 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne reiterated that Alfa Romeo will not be sold but said he remains open to forming alliances with other carmakers if it helps...... Read More »

Chrysler recalls nearly 30,000 Fiat 500L cars for airbag glitch

4:28 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Chrysler Group is recalling 29,500 Fiat 500L cars from the 2014-15 model years to replace knee airbags that may not deploy in the correct position if...... Read More »

Germany's ZF in advanced talks to buy TRW for near $12 billion, report says

1:22 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG is in advanced talks to acquire TRW Automotive for nearly $12 billion, in a deal that would create an automotive...... Read More »

GM resumes pickup output at Indiana plant

12:53 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Production resumed today at one of GM's three pickup plants after being idled because of an interruption in sheetmetal supplies, the company said.... Read More »

Audi CEO vows efficiency drive to enhance margins, report says

2:45 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Audi plans steps to boost efficiency and lower costs on all operating levels, according to a senior company source, as the luxury carmaker struggles...... Read More »

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