VW Korea exec arrested over emissions manipulationFri, 24, Jun 2016
South Korea prosecutors arrested an executive at Volkswagen's local unit as part of investigations into whether the automaker violated the country's environmental laws after it admitted to rigging diesel vehicles to cheat on U.S. emissions tests.
Mobility startup movement continues in Detroit this summerWed, 08, Jun 2016
Another band of startups will use the Motor City as a springboard for their mobility-themed ideas this summer. Twelve startups with various missions -- ranging from the personalization of self-driving cars to carpool solutions for families -- will set up shop in an office at Detroit's Ford Field as part of the Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit program.
Opel refutes emissions allegations as German review beginsFri, 03, Jun 2016
Opel said it has submitted documents to the German transport ministry to allay doubts over its engine technology in relation to harmful NOx emissions.The GM division also denied renewed allegations that it might use illegal software.
BMW braces long road to EV, self-driving successFri, 03, Jun 2016
BMW has set up a "speed boat" unit to boost its self-driving expertise but will roll out autonomous car technology gradually, development chief Klaus Froehlich said.