Infiniti pushes performance, technologySat, 30, Jul 2016
Infiniti boss Roland Krueger is picking his battles to grow the premium brand. His strategy? Focus on what's under the hood.
Mercedes delays diesel version of C-class sedanSun, 31, Jul 2016
Previously slated to go on sale during the first quarter of 2016, Mercedes' C-class diesel sedan has been pushed back.
Nissan backs off Ghosn's 8% goalsSun, 31, Jul 2016
Stung by currency changes and home-market problems, Nissan is stepping back from CEO Carlos Ghosn's big goal of reaching an 8 percent global operating profit by next March.
Ford's Q3 warning jolts the industrySun, 31, Jul 2016
After boasting of record profits earlier in the year, Ford has dropped a profit warning that is as jarring as concrete blocks hitting the bed of an aluminum pickup.
Lincoln's selling an experience at the luxury mallSat, 30, Jul 2016
Lincoln has a new gambit to regain brand awareness among luxury shoppers. It's located between a Starbucks and a spa offering a "15-minute laser and light facial."
Tesla mulling 2 theories to explain 'Autopilot' crash, report saysFri, 29, Jul 2016
Tesla told U.S. Senate Commerce Committee staff it is considering two theories that may help explain what led to the May 7 fatal crash that killed a Florida man who was using the car's "Autopilot" system, a person familiar with the meeting told Reuters on Friday.
Toyota Group suppliers grapple with yen's impact on profitsFri, 29, Jul 2016
Toyota Group suppliers posted mixed financial results in the April-June quarter, reflecting varying levels of success coping with adverse exchange rates in the wake of the yen's sharp rise following the U.K.'s Brexit vote.
FCA safety, recall oversight extended by NHTSA for another yearFri, 29, Jul 2016
NHTSA will require Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to continue meeting monthly with the agency on potential safety issues at the company for another year, extending a part of the automaker’s 2015 consent order with the agency.
American Axle Q2 net income rises 21%Fri, 29, Jul 2016
American Axle & Manufacturing's net income climbed 21 percent to $71 million in the second quarter from the year-earlier period, the supplier reported today. The company's revenue rose 2.1 percent to $1.02 billion in the quarter.
New Dodge ad campaign launched with tagline 'Domestic. Not Domesticated'Fri, 29, Jul 2016
Dodge is launching a new ad campaign with the tagline "Domestic. Not Domesticated." The brand, which had been running a Wieden & Kennedy campaign hearkening back to founding brothers John and Horace Dodge, has shifted gears with a pair of new ads backed by the Metallica song "Fuel."
Panasonic to raise about $3.9 billion from bonds to help fund Tesla gigafactoryFri, 29, Jul 2016
Panasonic Corp., the exclusive supplier of Tesla Motors' Model 3 lithium ion batteries, said today it would raise up to 400 billion yen ($3.86 billion) in corporate bonds primarily to invest in Tesla's gigafactory, Reuters reported.
Tesla crash does little to sway public opinion on self-driving carsFri, 29, Jul 2016
Consumers are more aware of self-driving cars, but slightly less interested in riding in them, according to two surveys conducted after a fatal crash of a Tesla equipped with self-driving technology.