GM and Lyft to test self-driving Chevy Bolt taxis, report saysThu, 05, May 2016
General Motors and Lyft will reportedly begin testing self-driving Chevrolet Bolt taxis on public roads within a year.
Mann+Hummel closes on Affinia acquisitionFri, 06, May 2016
German supplier Mann+Hummel said it closed on its acquisition of North Carolina-based Affinia Group's filtration operations. The deal was reportedly valued at $513 million.
Tesla shares fall 5% on cash concerns, doubt about manufacturing goalsThu, 05, May 2016
Tesla Motors shares fell 5 percent today after the company, aiming to dramatically boost production, withdrew its projection to generate more cash than it uses this year and said it will probably need to raise capital.
Audi's Marvel tie-in helped propel the brandThu, 05, May 2016
Marvel Cinematic Universe and its growing catalog of movies and shows is a lush environment for automakers looking to attach themselves to pop-culture icons and big audiences.
Automakers, states urge White House to reject plan to open spectrumThu, 05, May 2016
A group of more than 50 automakers, state transportation agencies and other groups today urged the White House and other federal policymakers not to immediately open a portion of the wireless spectrum reserved for connected vehicles.
Magna's Q1 profit rises on increased vehicle production, Getrag acquisitionThu, 05, May 2016
Canadian auto supplier Magna International today reported an 8 percent rise in first-quarter profit, helped by higher vehicle production in North America and Europe along with the completion of a major acquisition.
Nissan recalls 108,503 Rogues for potential liftgate corrosionThu, 05, May 2016
Nissan is recalling 108,503 Rogue crossovers for potential corrosion in the rear liftgate support device.
Fiat Chrysler says self-driving car deal with Google not exclusiveThu, 05, May 2016
A newly-struck deal between Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles for a fleet of 100 self-driving cars is not exclusive, Fiat's Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said today.
Billions are being invested in driverless cars that Americans don't wantThu, 05, May 2016
The driverless revolution is racing forward, as inventors overcome technical challenges such as navigating at night and regulators craft new rules. Yet the rush to robot cars faces a big roadblock: People aren't ready to give up the wheel.
Ford, looking to speed tech rollout, pours $182.2M into software company PivotalThu, 05, May 2016
Ford is investing $182.2 million in the Silicon Valley software company behind its new FordPass smartphone app, as it works to develop and roll out technology to customers faster.
Honda says 2 more deaths in Malaysia linked to Takata airbagsThu, 05, May 2016
Honda said two fatal crashes in Malaysia involved ruptured airbag inflators made by Takata, bringing the global number of deaths linked to the defective devices to 13 as the U.S. ordered the Japanese supplier to widen the scale of its recalls.
Tesla posts $282 million 1st-quarter lossWed, 04, May 2016
Customer deposits for the $35,000-and-up Model 3 sedan helped Tesla raise cash on hand during the first quarter of 2016 as it reported a wider net loss of $282 million. Revenue rose 22 percent to $1.1 billion.