Manufacturers

TomTom launches high-resolution maps to rival Here

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

TomTom, the No. 2 supplier of maps for in-car navigation systems, said is was ready to deliver similar maps for more than 15,000 miles of highways in California and Michigan, two key testing grounds for autonomous vehicles.... Read More »

GM and Volkswagen working with Mobileye

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

General Motors and Volkswagen announced partnership deals with Mobileye to enhance each company's digital maps to aid autonomous driving.... Read More »

Ford seeks drone app for disaster zones

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

When disaster strikes, an F-150 can only go so far.... Read More »

Harman, Microsoft pair on mobile office

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

Harman International formed a partnership with Microsoft Corp. to create an in-dash "personal assistant" that will allow motorists to Skype, listen to emails, schedule meetings and check calendars.... Read More »

Audi leads $28 million investment in Silvercar

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

GM, with its $500 million bet on Lyft last week, wasn't the only car company to take a big stake in a U.S. startup that's offering new ways to get a ride.... Read More »

Q&A

BorgWarner plans to ride Remy to $15 billion sales goal

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

BorgWarner CEO James Verrier, 53, views the purchase of Remy International Inc., a manufacturer of starters, alternators and electric motors, as a major step in his quest to increase the company's annual revenue to $15 billion by 2020.... Read More »

Yazaki rethinks wiring for autonomous age

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

Autonomous driving will require more wires in cars. But there isn't room to pack in all of the extra wiring that vehicles are expected to need. Yazaki, the world's biggest maker of wire harness systems, is trying to reduce the number and weight of wires in a car.... Read More »

Car business, circa 2030

9:30 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

In a report today Jan. 4 on a coming “automotive revolution” between now and 2030, the consulting firm McKinsey & Co. predicts significant changes.... Read More »

CHRYSLER

A new minivan and a few sedans

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

FCA wants the Chrysler brand to expand into crossovers as well as sedans and minivans, in order to take on Chevrolet and Ford.... Read More »

VOLKSWAGEN

Challenging tasks ahead

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

VW struggled last year even before the disclosure of diesel emissions violations sent it reeling.... Read More »

2016 International Consumer Electronics Show

Magna to show system to thwart cyberattacks

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

Canadian auto supplier Magna will use the Consumer Electronics show to demonstrate its latest cyber security and automatic braking technologies, and hunt for a few innovative ideas.... Read More »

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Nissan needs guide to New England

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

Nissan's strategy of simply adding points to catch Toyota and Honda is one of the reasons the Nissan franchise is a tough sell in this region.... Read More »

Nissan, Infiniti get a new shot at Manhattan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

Nissan and Infiniti will return to New York's expensive auto row with new showcase dealerships.... Read More »

1st Canadian sales crown near for FCA

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2016

Fiat Chrysler is poised to claim the Canadian sales crown for the first time in Chrysler's 90-year history in the country, when final results are released Jan. 5.... Read More »

Automotive News looks back at 63 years of top stories

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

Every year since 1953, reporters and editors at Automotive News have chosen the year's top auto story. Here are their picks.... Read More »

2015 LISTS OF 10

The year's most memorable marketing moments

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

Memorable moments in marketing in 2015... Read More »

2015's list of departures

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

O'Sullivan, 62, has been CEO of Mazda's North American Operations since 2003, making him the dean of import-brand bosses. He retires on Dec. 31.... Read More »

EDITORIAL

And for 2016, I do solemnly resolve to ...

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

New Year's resolutions we may or may not hear for 2016.... Read More »

2015 LISTS OF 10

We said hello to ...

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

People, vehicles and other stuff we spent some time on in 2015... Read More »

Hitachi targets autonomous driving with new tech blitz

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 21, 2015

Japanese supplier Hitachi Automotive Systems is developing a suite of technologies to handle everything from around-car sensing to automatic parking in a bid to take an increased share of the autonomous driving market by 2020.... Read More »

Smart glass promises clearer vision, cooler cars

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 21, 2015

In January, Continental AG plans to demonstrate a new type of film that can be sandwiched between sheets of glass and change the transparency of windows and windshields through electronic controls. When voltage is applied to the film, the particles in the material line up in a way that blocks sunlight.... Read More »

Adjust the audio or warm the cabin with a glance

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 21, 2015

Eye-glance technology -- which enables a driver to interact with the center console display simply by looking at it -- is starting to look like the next logical step to simplify cockpit controls.... Read More »

What's happening Here? A 'reality index'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 14, 2015

With a good map, radar and cameras now used for cruise control and blind-spot monitoring could detect open parking spaces in real time and beam that information to the cloud. Temperature sensors and automatic windshield wipers could deliver block-by-block weather updates better than any meteorologist's forecast. This type of robust, real-time status report is one of the big reasons Audi, BMW and Daimler joined forces this year to buy the mapping company Here.... Read More »

Merger of Dow, DuPont to ripple through industry

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 14, 2015

The mega-merger between chemicals giants Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont will have an impact up and down the automotive supply chain.... Read More »

Dodge performance cars power profitability

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 14, 2015

Dodge sales are down this year, but profits are way up.... Read More »

 
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