Shows and Events
Fiat scion positions his firm to help value brands Tata, IkeaJune 14
Star power in TurinJune 11
Industry leaders and Europe’s Rising Stars were in the spotlight at the 21st Automotive News Europe Congress last week at Italdesign outside Turin. Speakers included Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer, Waymo boss John Krafcik and Fiat heir Lapo Elkann, founder and CEO of Garage Italia.
Aston CEO: Mass market must adapt or dieJune 11
Andy Palmer, addressing the Automotive News Europe Congress, sounded the same worrisome themes about industry economics made famous by Sergio Marchionne, with a bit of Bob Lutz's doomsday talk thrown in.
Waymo passes a milestoneJune 11
Waymo's vehicles have passed the 7-million-mile mark of fully autonomous driving on public roads, CEO John Krafcik says. The head of Alphabet's self-driving subsidiary also said Waymo wants to expand to Europe.
Polestar CEO: North America is brand's hottest marketJune 7
Aston Martin CEO fears for mass-market auto brandsJune 6
Ingenlath to speak at Europe congressMay 7
Execs to discuss mobility at Europe congressApril 30
Peugeot to speak at Europe congressApril 16
New CAFE targets won't slow pace on engine r&dApril 15
The Trump administration may be intent on lowering fuel economy standards for 2022-2025 model year vehicles, but automakers said last week that it won't slow the pace of their research and development to make internal combustion engines more efficient.