M&A activity declined in 2016, and now dealmakers eye TrumpTue, 24, Jan 2017
The global auto industry looks healthy this year, but PwC says mergers and acquisition experts want to assess President Trump's influence on environmental rules, international trade and the overall economy before pursuing new deals.
Lear CEO says he's not planning run for Mich. governorMon, 23, Jan 2017
Bosch, Mahle to bail out of turbochargers JVMon, 23, Jan 2017
Mahle and Robert Bosch plan to sell their turbocharger partnership, citing a failure to achieve economies of scale despite strong sales growth. Their joint venture, Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems, has two plants in Austria and China and employs 1,400 workers.
Denso changes its recruiting as needs widenSat, 21, Jan 2017
Cheaper lidar on the wayMon, 23, Jan 2017
Yanfeng to invest in new HQ, tech center near DetroitFri, 20, Jan 2017
Calsonic Kansei takes top Shareholder Value AwardsMon, 23, Jan 2017
Calsonic Kansei Corp., of Japan, grabbed both the one- and three-year crowns in the 2016 Global Automotive Shareholder Value Award from PwC and Automotive News, presented at the Automotive News World Congress Jan. 11.
Engineering firm ABB to build $90 million r&d operation in MontrealFri, 20, Jan 2017
BMW plans more purchasing with Daimler, report saysFri, 20, Jan 2017
BMW plans to expand its cooperation with Daimler in purchasing components, the automaker's new head of purchasing, Markus Duesmann, told a German newspaper. BMW will have to alter its procurement to meet the trend for EVs and autonomous driving, Duesmann also said.
Another round of Takata airbag recalls filed by 13 automakersThu, 19, Jan 2017
More than a dozen automakers this week recalled another 652,000 vehicles with Takata airbag inflators in the U.S. to replace front passenger inflators as the largest callback in the history of the auto industry continues to cascade through the regulatory process.
Icahn to gain full control of Federal-Mogul with $300 million dealThu, 19, Jan 2017
Panasonic aims to move Tesla auto partnership beyond batteriesThu, 19, Jan 2017
Panasonic aims to extend its partnership with electric car maker Tesla Motors beyond batteries and into self-driving technology, as the Japanese conglomerate continues to shift its focus to the automotive business.