Ford may cut 1,000 jobs at UK engine plant, union fearsWed, 01, Mar 2017
Union leaders fear that more than 1,000 jobs could be lost at Ford's engine plant in Wales after the company said last year it was scaling back investment due to lower than anticipated demand for one of its gasoline engines.
Italian diesel probe omitted key tests for Fiat Chrysler modelsWed, 08, Feb 2017
Fiat Chrysler vehicles were allowed to skip key tests for illegal engine software during Italy's main emissions-cheating investigation following the VW Group scandal, according to the transport ministry's own report.
Fiat Chrysler emissions case referred to French prosecutorsTue, 07, Feb 2017
French investigators have referred Fiat Chrysler for possible prosecution after alleging some of the automaker's diesels produce NOx emissions that are several times higher than regulatory limits. FCA is the the third manufacturer after VW Group and Renault to be referred to French prosecutors.
Thieves nab 2 trailer loads of JLR engines in minutesMon, 06, Feb 2017
Thieves nab 2 trailer loads of JLR engines in minutesFri, 03, Feb 2017
Bosch, Mahle to bail out of turbochargers JVMon, 23, Jan 2017
Mahle and Robert Bosch plan to sell their turbocharger partnership, citing a failure to achieve economies of scale despite strong sales growth. Their joint venture, Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems, has two plants in Austria and China and employs 1,400 workers.
Italy rejects Germany's emissions allegations against Fiat ChryslerTue, 17, Jan 2017
Tests conducted on Fiat Chrysler vehicles show they are compliant with regulations and contain no emissions defeat devices as alleged by Germany, Italy's transport ministry said. Germany last year claimed certain FCA diesel models contained hidden software that allowed excessive engine emissions.
Ford adds diesel, new V-6 to enhance F-150 mpg for '18Sun, 08, Jan 2017
Chevy's Cruze diesel may get EPA 50 mpg highway ratingMon, 09, Jan 2017
Toyota unlocks its engine technology, could sell to rivalsFri, 16, Dec 2016
Another rotary from Mazda? The anticipation is motivationMon, 12, Dec 2016
Renault-Nissan names veteran exec Philippe Brunet as new powertrain chiefWed, 07, Dec 2016
Renault-Nissan named veteran executive Philippe Brunet to replace the top executive in charge of engines and transmissions. The change comes as tightening emissions regulations expose the slow pace of integration between the powertrain divisions of the alliance partners.