Detroit Manufacturing Systems to open plant in ToledoTue, 23, Aug 2016
Detroit Manufacturing Systems LLC plans to announce Wednesday the groundbreaking of a new plant in Toledo to serve the nearby Jeep assembly operations.
Delphi, Mobileye to partner on autonomous driving systemTue, 23, Aug 2016
Suppliers Delphi Automotive and Mobileye have partnered to produce systems for autonomous vehicles that could be put into production as soon as 2019.
Ssangyong considers U.S., China as Brexit hits U.K. salesTue, 23, Aug 2016
South Korean automaker Ssangyong Motor Co. will look to markets such as the U.S. and China to make up for an expected decline in shipments to the U.K. following the Brexit referendum.
Bosch calls VW owners' diesel-cheating claims in U.S. 'wild and unfounded'Tue, 23, Aug 2016
Bosch rejected as "wild and unfounded" car owners' claims in the U.S. that 38 of its employees conspired with VW Group to develop technology that enabled diesel vehicles to evade pollution-control tests.
VW says talks to end supplier dispute will resume on MondaySat, 20, Aug 2016
VW is seeking a negotiated settlement with suppliers in a dispute over contracts that is halting production at some of its plants. The automaker said talks will resume on Monday.
VW says 6 plants hit by production stoppagesMon, 22, Aug 2016
VW is extending production cuts to six factories in Germany after a supplier dispute halted delivery of car seats and transmission parts. Golf and Passat production has been hit by the dispute.
Gestamp to open r&d center near DetroitMon, 22, Aug 2016
Spanish metal stamper Gestamp's North American unit plans to open a new r&d center north of Detroit in Auburn Hills, Mich., later this year.
Smart cars collaboration could raise risk of patent litigation, experts sayMon, 22, Aug 2016
As the West Coast's largest technology companies jump deeper into the automotive landscape, fears of increased litigation are bubbling in Michigan. Greg DeGrazia, partner and intellectual property attorney at law firm Warner Norcross and Judd, said that as the tech and auto industries continue to merge, a clash is on the horizon.
Army develops autonomous vehicles for use on bases first, battlefields nextMon, 22, Aug 2016
A pilot program at Fort Bragg will use autonomous vehicles to transport wounded soldiers to the hospital for treatment. The technology is expected to be used as building blocks for driverless vehicles on the battlefield.
OESA becomes 2nd title sponsor of PACE AwardsMon, 22, Aug 2016
The Original Equipment Suppliers Association is joining EY as the second title sponsor for the Automotive News PACE Awards.
Mahle plans new powertrain r&d operation in Mich.Fri, 19, Aug 2016
Mahle Industries is moving its powertrain division within suburban Detroit as part of a $16 million expansion.
Helping partners manage risk is good businessMon, 22, Aug 2016
As U.S. auto sales growth slows and margins shrink, tension is likely to increase between automakers and their suppliers.