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Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potential

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 7, 2016
Fourteen years after Scion's introduction, Toyota has decided to shutter the brand. But within the failed experiment are crucial successes that Toyota will draw on long after Scion fades to a footnote on Wikipedia.
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Volume sellers they are not, but two-door cars keep coming

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
A wave of coupes is appearing in showrooms and at auto shows this year, even though the segment is declining in popularity.

 
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Army marches forward with self-driving trucks

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
The U.S. Army is developing driverless trucks and could end up operating the largest fleet of autonomous vehicles.

VW sued by N.J. over excess diesel emissions

12:38 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
New Jersey filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen AG and its luxury units over the German automaker's excess diesel emissions, becoming the fourth U.S.

Chrysler readies Alloy Edition trims for 200, 300

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, looking to spark interest in two key Chrysler cars, plans special editions for the 200S and 300S that sport hints of...

UAW was unprepared for social media influence on talks, Williams says

2:50 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
UAW President Dennis Williams said the union took away several lessons from its rocky 2015 negotiations with Detroit automakers -- chief among them...

Rise in traffic deaths last year raises alarm at NHTSA

3:08 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
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Volvo bets on wagons with V90 despite SUV boom

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Volvo will show its commitment to station wagons, whose sales are being hit by the global boom in SUVs, when it unveils its new V90 later this month.

VW delays 2015 results due to open issues on emissions

8:34 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Volkswagen said its emissions scandal will delay its publication of last year's results, as the automaker struggles to determine the financial impact...

Takata posts quarterly profit gain as airbag recalls mount

6:54 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Takata reported quarterly profit rose from a year earlier, as it seeks to convince automakers including Honda to continue to support it through...

Toyota quarterly net rises 4.7% to $5.4 billion

3:23 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Toyota said it posted a 4.7 percent gain in quarterly net income and raised its full-year profit forecast slightly due to strong demand in the U.S.

Former Ferrari chief engineer returns to Fiat Chrysler

5:53 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Fiat Chrysler has lured former Ferrari chief engineer Roberto Fedeli back from BMW as the automaker faces technical challenges that have delayed the...

Chrissy Taylor named Enterprise COO

1:45 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Christine "Chrissy" Taylor has been promoted to Enterprise Holdings Inc.'s COO, the company said today.

Toyota recycling program gives second life to parts

12:40 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
One automaker’s junk is becoming one of its treasures.

VW launches new ad campaign without 'Das Auto' slogan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Volkswagen is launching an advertising campaign in Europe this month that will also roll out globally aimed at winning back trust and sales lost...

Continental recalls defective airbag control units used in 5 million vehicles

8:03 am U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Continental Automotive Systems said it supplied potentially defective airbag control units to 5 million vehicles used by Honda, Fiat Chrysler,...

VW, seeking approval on emissions fix, replaces top U.S. lawyer

11:33 am U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Volkswagen AG replaced the head of its U.S.

Daimler's Q4 earnings surge 22% on new models

3:44 am U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Daimler's fourth-quarter operating profit surged by 22 percent, lifted by demand for SUVs, compact cars and sales of its C class.

Honda will recall 341,000 Accord sedans in U.S. over restraint system

7:09 am U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Honda said it will recall 341,000 Accord sedans in the United States to replace an electric control unit used in its restraint system after...

Bentley preps fastback Bentayga

1:00 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Bentley is hatching plans to introduce a sportier, coupelike version of the Bentayga, the brand’s first SUV.

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