VW may seek damages from Winterkorn over emissions violationsJune 22, 2018
Volkswagen is reviewing whether to seek damages from former CEO Martin Winterkorn, who was at the helm when the company disclosed it had cheated on emissions tests, VW supervisory board member Stephan Weil told a newspaper.
Russia may slap duties on U.S. cars, light trucksJune 22, 2018
Russia is the latest country to threaten the U.S. with retaliation for tariffs on metals imports, warning Friday that American cars could soon face higher taxes.
Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on European Union carsJune 22, 2018
President Trump threatened to escalate a trade war with Europe by imposing a 20 percent tariff on all U.S. imports of European Union-assembled cars, a month after the administration launched an investigation into whether auto imports pose a national security threat.
How Trump's trade crusade could hit automakers in AmericaJune 22, 2018
Over the past three decades, the global auto industry has gotten, well, more global. Manufacturers built scores of factories outside their home countries to reduce exposure to currency swings.
GM risks Trump's ire with plan to build Blazer in MexicoJune 22, 2018
Just as President Trump is threatening tariffs on imported autos, GM plans to resurrect the Chevrolet Blazer -- this time as a sleeker crossover -- made in Mexico.
Uber driver was watching video before fatal self-driving crash, police sayJune 22, 2018
Police in Arizona said evidence showed the safety driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was streaming a TV show on her phone before a fatal accident in March.
Can regulators keep up with the pace of self-driving tech?June 23, 2018
Critics fear government authorities are falling behind in evaluating and approving guidelines for road readiness of self-driving technologies.
Audi stops sales, recalls A6, A7 for seat sensor glitch in U.S.June 21, 2018
Audi issued a stop sale and recall for 2012-18 A6 and A7 sedans equipped with certain seats after determining that a sensor designed to detect whether the passenger seat is occupied can malfunction.
Nearly 500 Corvette ZR1s recalled over airbag issues, GM saysJune 21, 2018
Nearly 500 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1s from the 2019 model year are being recalled because of airbag deployment issues "under certain conditions."
Volvo CEO says auto tariffs threaten jobs at U.S. plantJune 21, 2018
If the Trump administration imposes tariffs on foreign cars, and trading partners retaliate, that could chill Volvo'splans to add jobs at its South Carolina plant, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.
Canada's Trudeau doubts Trump wants to impose auto tariffsJune 20, 2018
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday he doubted whether U.S. President Donald Trump would carry out a threat to impose tariffs on light vehicles, given the economic damage such a move would cause.
Daimler cuts 2018 profit outlook as tariffs strike U.S.-made SUVsJune 20, 2018
Daimler said profit would fall in 2018 as new import tariffs on light vehicles exported from the United States to China would hurt sales of high-margin Mercedes-Benz SUVs.