Audi on fuel cell cars: Maybe laterSept. 23
The tepid outlook from one of the world's largest automakers could ripple across the industry by slowing or discouraging the adoption of fuel cell technology, which will require increased global scale and infrastructure investments to catch on.
Volkswagen chairman won't rule out outsider as next CEOSept. 22
Employee meetings with CEO aim to soften VW's imageSept. 22
VW aims to overcome a reputation as a secretive and autocratic company by introducing a "Meeting Mueller" program which allows employees to pose questions directly to the CEO. Matthias Mueller hints VW is working on new responsibilities for the board and that the company will use fewer consultants and rely on internal expertise.
Bentley CEO to step down, report saysSept. 22
Bentley Motors CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer is planning to step down and will be replaced by Adrian Hallmark, currently head of strategy at British rival Jaguar Land Rover, a German magazine reported Friday.
U.S. sales slip; SAAR falls to 16.13 million on Harvey impactSept. 1
U.S. light-vehicles sales slipped 1.8 percent last month and the seasonally adjusted, annualized pace of sales fell to the lowest level -- 16.13 million -- since February 2014 behind a late-month wallop from Hurricane Harvey.
Audi opens Mexico plant to build Q5Sept. 30, 2016
Audi on Friday inaugurated its new $1.3 billion plant in Mexico, where it will build the redesigned Q5 crossover. The plant near the central city of Puebla will have production capacity of 150,000 cars a year.
Honda EV hops back in timeSept. 18
Bentley takes the leap to Level 3Sept. 18
AutoNews Now: 2 years into scandal, VW tries a rebootSept. 18
VW Group to launch Level 5 fleets by 2021Sept. 17
VWs awaiting diesel fix stolen from Mich. stadiumSept. 18
Dozens of Volkswagen vehicles repurchased from customers for violating diesel emissions standards have been caught up in a second scandal. They were stolen from their purgatory outside the abandoned Pontiac Silverdome in suburban Detroit and in some cases fraudulently resold.