VW concept could preview next TouaregMon, 25, Apr 2016
A luxury SUV concept VW unveiled at the Beijing auto show could preview the redesigned Touareg due in 2017. The T-Prime Concept GTE, hinting at the future styling of VW's crossovers and SUVs, features a plug-in hybrid powertrain paired with 4Motion all-wheel drive.
Mitsubishi execs skip Beijing as partner aims high for SUVsMon, 25, Apr 2016
Mitsubishi Motors' senior executives skipped the Beijing auto show as the automaker grapples with the fallout from its mileage fraud admission. That didn't stop its local joint venture from declaring it wants to become the top SUV brand in the world's largest vehicle market.
Ford to sell F-150 Raptor pickup in ChinaFri, 22, Apr 2016
Ford said it will begin selling its first pickup in China in 2017. The F-150 Raptor off-road pickup will make its debut at next week's Beijing auto show.
Lexus dramatizes design in meaner mug for ISSun, 24, Apr 2016
Lexus is doubling down on bolder designs with a freshened IS sport sedan that gets a meaner mug and sportier demeanor. The mid-cycle update also rolls out a tweaked interior with a bigger multimedia display and the brand's latest active safety system.
Toyota sees potential for minivans in China as families growSun, 24, Apr 2016
Crossovers and SUVs are the hot-selling must-haves in China's fickle auto market. But Toyota, on the lookout for the next big trend, thinks it may have spotted an untapped gold mine: minivans.
Infiniti pulls wraps on QX Sport Inspiration crossover conceptSat, 23, Apr 2016
Infiniti pulled the wraps on the new QX Sport Inspiration crossover concept, previewing the new styling direction for the premium brand's critical utility lineup.
Beijing show opens up to challenger brandsSun, 24, Apr 2016
The Beijing auto show going on this week has become a showcase for Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz -- the dominant luxury brands in China -- as well as challengers such as Cadillac, Lincoln and Infiniti.
Mobility exposition planned at Detroit show as CES gains momentumTue, 19, Apr 2016
The 2017 Detroit auto show will feature a mobility exposition, a move that comes as the show has faced competition from the increasingly popular CES electronics show in Las Vegas.
Apple hires Tesla engineer to head car project, report saysTue, 19, Apr 2016
Apple hired former Tesla Motors vice president of vehicle engineering Chris Porritt to work on "special projects" related to the tech giant’s electric car initiative, website Electrek reported today.
Toyota design is having a 'moment' with SetsunaMon, 18, Apr 2016
The latest example of Akio Toyoda's focus on emotional styling - he's trying to rid Toyota of its reputation for boring design - is a two-seat roadster made entirely from wood.
VW readies plug-in hybrid SUV concept for Beijing auto showMon, 18, Apr 2016
Volkswagen will unveil a luxury SUV concept Sunday at the Beijing auto show that the German automaker says will move the company in a “high-tech direction.”
Concept hints at look of future Infiniti crossoversMon, 18, Apr 2016
The QX Sport Inspiration that Infiniti will show at this month's Beijing auto show explores the brand's vision for a next-generation midsize crossover.