Volvo picks McDonald's exec as first chief digital officerThu, 01, Dec 2016
Volvo has named Atif Rafiq its first chief digital officer, luring the longtime Silicon Valley executive from McDonald's, where he built the fast food giant's digital unit from scratch. Rafiq, who starts Jan. 2, will succeed Klas Bendrik.
Jay Leno launches line of vehicle-care productsMon, 28, Nov 2016
Jay Leno's career as a car guy is expanding beyond his well-known vehicle collection and national TV show. Jay Leno's Garage -- Advanced Vehicle Care launched Friday, Nov. 25, with a seven-piece vehicle care kit.
Toyota Supra profile emerges in new photosTue, 29, Nov 2016
Toyota's next-gen Supra, being developed in collaboration with BMW, has been spotted again by spy photographers, this time with less camouflage. The best view of the sporty coupe reveals a compact body, long front and taillights that look similar to those of the previous Supra, which was last seen in 2002.
49 dealers nominated for Time magazine awardWed, 23, Nov 2016
Voice recognition's rough roadSat, 19, Nov 2016
Auto coalition urges U.S. to adapt regulations for autonomous vehiclesTue, 22, Nov 2016
A group of automakers and tech firms advocating for autonomous vehicles has called on U.S. regulators to change federal auto safety standards that effectively prohibit the operation of a car without the presence of a driver.
Beach Boys to perform at Detroit auto show charity previewTue, 22, Nov 2016
The Beach Boys will be in Detroit on Jan. 13 to headline the charity preview of the 2017 Detroit auto show. The band is a good fit for the event as cars has been a frequent theme of its songs in its 50-plus years, including "Little Deuce Coupe," "409" and "Fun, Fun, Fun."
Finalists picked for North American car, truck, utility awardsTue, 15, Nov 2016
The Chevrolet Bolt, Genesis G90 and Volvo S90 were named finalists for the North American Car of the Year, while the Ford F-series Super Duty, Honda Ridgeline and Nissan Titan were named truck finalists. The Chrysler Pacifica, Jaguar F-Pace and Mazda CX-9 were named finalists in the new utility vehicle category.
Next-gen Ford Expedition spy photos reveal more detailsTue, 15, Nov 2016
The next generation of Ford's Expedition SUV is expected to be offered in two wheelbases, based on new spy photographs of the vehicle undergoing testing on public roads around Ford Motor Co.'s product development campus in Dearborn, Mich.
VW, U.S. reach deal on Audi-developed 3.0-liter diesels, report saysTue, 15, Nov 2016
Volkswagen AG has reached an agreement with U.S. environmental regulators to fix or buy back around 80,000 Audi, VW and Porsche vehicles with tainted 3.0-liter diesel engines, nearing a resolution on a key aspect of the emissions-cheating scandal, people familiar with the discussions told Bloomberg.