Nissan's 54-year old CFO retiresMay 18
Musk's boardroom buddy raises investor hackles at TeslaMay 18
Ex-Ford exec Nair named president of Canadian racing firmMay 18
Mercedes to make compact EV in FranceMay 18
Daimler plans to invest $589 million into its plant in Hambach, France, to start producing a compact electric car for Mercedes. The new car, which will be part of Mercedes' EQ electric subbrand, will be built alongside the battery-powered Smart ForTwo.
Trump officials set to meet California air regulators next weekMay 18
Marchionne plans big shift in FCA's vehicle assembly in Italy, report saysMay 18
FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is planning a sweeping transformation of production in Italy that will see FCA abandon the manufacture of the Punto and MiTo small cars in favor of upscale models, Bloomberg reported.