Delphi seeks to expand road testSat, 01, Oct 2016
Delphi Automotive wants to expand its road test of driverless taxis - scheduled to debut next year in Singapore - to other cities.
PSA will dip toes in N.A. with mobilitySat, 01, Oct 2016
PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares told reporters during the Paris auto show that PSA will first offer mobility services as part of a “step-by-step” plan to return to North America over the course of 10 years.
Zetsche, Ghosn bullish on pickupsSat, 01, Oct 2016
Dieter Zetsche has big plans to put Mercedes-Benz into the premium pickup business, and he is relying on Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn to help make it happen.
After Nissan ultimatum, Jaguar Land Rover says Brexit must be fair for allFri, 30, Sep 2016
Jaguar Land Rover said it will "realign its thinking" on investment after Britain's vote to leave the EU. The automaker also said that If Nissan gets a Brexit compensation deal, then other automakers would need a level playing field.
VW brand boss Diess sees several tough years of restructuring aheadFri, 30, Sep 2016
VW Group will need years to repair its namesake brand's tarnished image following its emissions-cheating scandal, VW brand chief Herbert Diess said. Despite this, he expects sales of VW-brand cars to rise this year.
Volvo plans to offer fully self-driving car to luxury buyersFri, 30, Sep 2016
The self-driving car that Volvo plans to offer in five years will be sold with autopilot features that add about $10,000 to the vehicle's cost, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.
Automakers see high-stakes mobility as an opportunityThu, 29, Sep 2016
The stakes are high for automakers in the future of mass transportation. Andreas Mai, who recently served as the director of smart connected vehicles at Cisco Systems, estimated the size of the mobility industry -- which would include autonomous vehicles, ride-sharing networks and connectivity -- to be worth about $5 trillion over the next decade.
Nissan debuts 'revolutionary' new MicraThu, 29, Sep 2016
Nissan showed Paris auto show audiences a redesigned Micra subcompact today for Europe, but with implications for the U.S. as well. The Micra nameplate does not sell in the U.S., but the redesign signals where the next-generation Versa will go with technology.
Ford picks former 3M exec to lead mobility unitThu, 29, Sep 2016
Former 3M executive Rajendra Rao today was named CEO of Ford's mobility services subsidiary as the company looks to expand its business beyond auto manufacturing.
Flex-N-Gate billionaire Khan rises from dishwasher to Takata suitorThu, 29, Sep 2016
The emergence of Shahid Khan, the NFL team owner who made his fortune selling car bumpers, in the race to rescue embattled Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata Corp. pits the billionaire against more established parts suppliers.
Toyota drops new diesel for C-HR crossoverThu, 29, Sep 2016
Toyota has decided not to sell a new diesel engine it is developing in its C-HR crossover because demand for the powertrain technology is falling.
Skoda CEO says U.S. launch not a priorityThu, 29, Sep 2016
Skoda may take another year before deciding whether to sells its cars in the U.S. Volkswagen Group's value brand plans first to enter the South Korean and Iranian markets next year.