2016 PARIS AUTO SHOWSun, 25, Sep 2016
Germany's automakers will use the Paris auto show to highlight their latest battery technologies as they seek to recapture ground from Tesla Motors.
Smart to offer EVs and traditional engines across the lineupThu, 22, Sep 2016
Smart will become the only major auto brand to offer its entire model lineup with both combustion engines and pure battery-electric drive, Mercedes-Benz said today.
Mazda, Bentley, Lambo join list of brands skipping Paris showWed, 21, Sep 2016
Mazda, Bentley and Lamborghini have joined Ford, Rolls-Royce and Volvo on the list of automakers that will skip the Paris auto show, which starts next week. The Japanese, British and Italian automakers will instead focus on smaller events that are less costly.
Alfa Stelvio makes brief appearance in FCA videoTue, 13, Sep 2016
In a video posted on FCA's YouTube channel, which has since been taken down, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio makes an appearance at the company's Cassino plant in Italy, where it is being assembled. The all-new crossover is expected to be officially revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November and go on sale in early 2017.
Sources: Porsche's 1st wagon to debut in '17Mon, 19, Sep 2016
A wagon version of the redesigned Panamera sedan is set to be introduced at the Geneva auto show.
Porsche's Tesla fighter: Panamera plug-in hybridMon, 19, Sep 2016
Porsche will unveil a Panamera plug-in hybrid this month at the Paris auto show.
VW teases EV concept that it says heralds 'new era' for brandFri, 16, Sep 2016
Volkswagen today released teaser pictures of an electric car that it hopes will lead the automaker out of its diesel scandal and into an electrified future.
Tokyo Motor Show sets 2017 dates, vows boost in attendanceThu, 15, Sep 2016
The next Tokyo Motor Show will be held Oct. 27 to Nov. 5 in 2017, organizers announced, pledging to boost attendance after a slight dip in turnout last year.
Ford, Volvo, Rolls-Royce among automakers bypassing Paris as show glitz fades in Web ageThu, 15, Sep 2016
Ford, Volvo and Rolls-Royce are among the automakers skipping the Paris auto show as the once-unmissable event succumbs to changes sweeping the auto industry. Instead of spending millions to woo consumers to crowded exhibition centers, companies are reaching out to buyers where they like to spend time -- on Instagram and blogs.
Krafcik to keynote Detroit auto show's AutoMobili-D expoTue, 13, Sep 2016
The Detroit auto show's new AutoMobili-D exposition has its keynote speaker: John Krafcik, CEO of Google's self-driving car project. Krafcik is set to give a presentation on Sunday, Jan. 8, on the first day of AutoMobili-D. It runs until Thursday, Jan. 12.
Porsche eyes Tesla with 462-hp Panamera plug-in hybridTue, 13, Sep 2016
Porsche, looking to lure green enthusiasts who don't want to compromise power or performance, will use the Paris auto show this month to unveil a Panamera plug-in hybrid that it says will zoom from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds.
Opel says Ampera-e's 249-mile range will 'democratize' EVsTue, 13, Sep 2016
Opel said its Ampera-e battery powered car will eliminate range anxiety for customers because it can travel more than 400 km (249 miles) on a single charge. "Opel is democratizing the electric car with the Ampera-e," the brand's CEO, Karl‑Thomas Neumann, said.