Chassis Brakes reclaims its rootsMarch 19, 2018
Chassis Brakes, barred from the U.S. market by contract for three years, is now making up for lost time.
Magna Steyr will build BMW, Toyota sports carsMarch 19, 2018
Contract manufacturer Magna Steyr will build two new sports cars jointly developed by BMW and Toyota, industry sources said.
VW will build EVs in 16 factories in zero-emission pushMarch 13, 2018
VW said it will expand production of electric cars to 16 factories worldwide through the end of 2022. The automaker also said it has selected partners to provide battery cells and related technology worth about $25 billion for EV projects in Europe and China.
German automakers warn of 'only losers' in Trump's trade talkMarch 5, 2018
Germany's auto industry pushed back on President Donald Trump's threat to levy tariffs on automakers including BMW, Audi and Mercedes, warning he risks creating a lose-lose situation for everyone.
Bosch decides against own battery cell productionFeb. 28, 2018
Bosch has decided against producing its own battery cells, saying the investment necessary is too risky. The supplier had said it was considering competing with Asian rivals.
GM to extend cutback in car production at Oshawa plant, report saysFeb. 22, 2018
General Motors is reportedly extending its cutback of car production at its Oshawa, Ontario, assembly plant until May 28 amid sharp declines in North American car sales.
GM offers $2.2B debt-for-equity swap in return for S. Korea's support, report saysFeb. 20, 2018
GM has offered to convert debt owed by its ailing South Korean operation into equity in exchange for financial support and tax benefits from Seoul.
Dyson wants to build 3 EV models, report saysFeb. 16, 2018
Vacuum cleaner maker Dyson aims to bring three electric cars to market with the first launching by 2021, the Financial Times reported.
Toyota teases sporty coupe developed with BMWFeb. 13, 2018
Toyota's Supra performance coupe looks likely to debut in concept form at next month's Geneva auto show after the automaker released a teaser picture. The new Supra is being developed along with the new BMW Z4.
PSA says new Peugeot, Citroen, Opel vans will set benchmark for segmentFeb. 13, 2018
PSA aims to boost its position in Europe's lucrative light van sector by launching three new models for its Peugeot, Citroen and Opel/Vauxhall brands.
Porsche mulls production increase for Mission EFeb. 12, 2018
Porsche says it may increase the annual production capacity of its Mission E model beyond 20,000 cars when it launches next year. The brand will also decide whether to electrify its Macan crossover.
Tesla's Model 3 output target depends on equipment still in GermanyFeb. 9, 2018
Tesla, which has pushed back Model 3 output targets several times, is waiting for a new automated system for module production to be sent from Germany and installed at its Nevada battery factory.