Tesla misunderstands 'positive' Model 3 rating, Consumer Reports saysOct. 20
Aston Martin moves beyond sports cars to Miami real estateOct. 20
Aston Martin is pushing into U.S. real estate for the first time in an effort to establish a broader luxury brand. The automaker is building a 66-story apartment tower in downtown Miami that will feature 391 condominiums with prices ranging from $600,000 to $50 million.
Infiniti appoints French exec Meunier as global sales chiefOct. 20
Toyota dominates CR reliability survey again; lots of shifts seen among other brandsOct. 19
For the fifth year in a row, Toyota and Lexus rank as the top two brands for reliability based on a survey of Consumer Reports subscribers. The rankings of the remaining 25 brands reflect a game of musical chairs, however.
Despite startup hurdles, Tesla Model 3 wins early praiseOct. 19
Lexus re-evaluating partnership with Weinstein Co.Oct. 17
Toyota's Lexus brand is evaluating its partnership with film and TV production firm The Weinstein Company after allegations that co-founder Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women for decades.
Nissan applies chuckles to big pickup marketingOct. 14
VW's hippie ad includes classic Microbus and Beetle but no new carsOct. 13
It's rare for an automaker to run a TV ad that does not include a single shot of a new car. But that is what VW is doing with a hippie-filled spot touting its new six-year/72,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty.
Intel, LeBron James team up to build trust in autonomous carsOct. 9
Waymo goes public with comprehensive autonomous safety assessmentOct. 12
Cadillac's Melody Lee to lead Book vehicle subscription expansionOct. 11
Melody Lee, director of brand marketing, will be global director of Book by Cadillac, effective Nov. 1. She will oversee the car service program as it enters its "next phase of growth," according to Cadillac.