VW to reveal more details on EV microbus, source saysAug. 17
Mercedes-Maybach goes green with Vision 6 CabrioletAug. 18
Can U.S. back up tough talk on NAFTA?Aug. 19
To deliver on its promises, the administration will need the cooperation of the U.S. business community and key members of Congress. Both groups sought to distance themselves from the president last week.
GM cybersecurity chief to head global vehicle safetyAug. 18
Jeffrey Boyer, GM's global safety chief who helped shape the company's safety operations following its ignition-switch crisis, is retiring and will be replaced by Jeffrey Massimilla, the company's chief cybersecurity officer.
U.S. prosecutors recommend 3 years in prison for VW engineer LiangAug. 18
Federal prosecutors recommended a three-year prison sentence for Volkswagen engineer James Liang for his role in widespread diesel emissions violations that have cost the German automaker as much as $25 billion.
AutoNews Now: U.S. seeks to extradite Audi execAug. 18
Ford CEO: Robots won't be taking over the road anytime soonAug. 17
Ford's newly minted CEO doesn't foresee a robot takeover when it comes to the advent of autonomous vehicles. Jim Hackett says technology will gradually augment current challenges, easing pain points such as limited parking and vehicle access that commuters deal with daily.
AutoNews Now: A peek at the posh products of PebbleAug. 17
Roy Lunn, father of the Ford GT40, modern SUV, dies at 92Aug. 16
A mechanical and aeronautical engineer who led development of the first Jeep Cherokee and Ford's original GT40, Roy Lunn helped pioneer unitized bodies for SUVs to help meet fuel-economy requirements.