Manufacturers

VW supplier Bosch defends diesel technology

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016

Bosch, a key supplier of diesel components, says the technology has a future in the U.S. market, despite the troubles stemming from Volkswagen's emissions-cheating scandal.... Read More »

EDITORIAL

VW must do better than this to fix scandal

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016

The responsibility to get Volkswagen square with U.S. regulators rests on the shoulders of new CEO Matthias Mueller. But he has been slow to respond to regulators in Washington and California. And last week, things got worse.... Read More »

Jan. 1 stocks are thinner but healthy

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016

Automakers and dealers started 2016 with thinner stocks than usual after posting the biggest December U.S. auto sales on record.... Read More »

Fleet does more than its share for '15 sales

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016

Fleet volume rose modestly in December but contributed proportionately more than its share to the record U.S. auto sales in 2015.... Read More »

Plastic Omnium sees N.A. growth

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016

Plastic Omnium has a $650 million bet that the U.S. car market hasn't topped out yet - and could add more. Plastic Omnium CEO Laurent Burelle said he may add another bumper plant in North America in addition to the factories in the works if talks with potential customers prove fruitful.... Read More »

Current minivans to soldier on for a bit

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

The Town & Country and its Dodge line mate, the Grand Caravan, will continue to be built for a while.... Read More »

There was once another Pacifica

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

In 2003, the then-DaimlerChrysler introduced the first Chrysler Pacifica, a three-row, all-wheel-drive vehicle that would fit comfortably among the legions of large crossovers now on the market.... Read More »

1,000-hp electric FFZERO1 concept isn't just for show

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

Though its goal was to highlight the Faraday brand, the FFZERO1 uses the same platform and battery system as the company's planned production models.... Read More »

Reaching the young: A perennial puzzle

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

Millennials, or consumers generally in their 20s and 30s, and Generation Z buyers, those born after the millennials, pose a daunting challenge for auto marketers: They are inherently suspect of overt advertising, and have a range of new alternatives to car ownership.... Read More »

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 »

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