This cab-forward truck for emerging markets comes in a box, like Ikea furnitureMon, 26, Sep 2016
Legendary Formula 1 designer Gordon Murray, who also created the first McLaren road car, has turned to a new project, a truck for emerging markets that comes pre-packaged in a box, like IKEA furniture.
Austria brothers aim to help BMW, VW, others tackle TeslaSun, 25, Sep 2016
Auto executives from BMW, VW and McLaren are seeking advice from three Austrian brothers who are designing electric cars they say can go faster and further than anything made by Tesla.
GM Oshawa will finish pickup assembly under labor deal, report saysWed, 21, Sep 2016
General Motors will use its Oshawa, Ontario, assembly plant to expand production of pickups for the North American market if a tentative agreement with Canadian auto workers is ratified, sources familiar with Canadian labor negotiations told Reuters.
Unifor says GM investment deal puts Ford, FCA on noticeTue, 20, Sep 2016
A tentative labor deal with General Motors shows the onus Canada's autoworkers union will put on new investment in upcoming talks with Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the union's head said today.
Breaking down barriers to Ram launchMon, 19, Sep 2016
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has streamlined its decision-making process in an effort to get the high-priority launch of the Ram 1500 pickup right, and keep it on schedule.
The catch with NAFTAMon, 19, Sep 2016
Since NAFTA, automakers and suppliers have operated in the U.S., Canada and Mexico as if the three countries were one. But not all parties have benefited equally.
Tacoma plant expansion a bid to regain market shareMon, 19, Sep 2016
Through a series of delicate production adjustments, Toyota has managed to squeeze more Tacoma midsize pickups out of its plants in Texas and Mexico. But those efforts weren't enough to fully protect the pickup's perch atop the rapidly growing segment from an onslaught of competitors.
Dodge Dart born as a bargaining chip, and accursed ever sinceMon, 12, Sep 2016
Short of a last-minute intervention by another automaker, the young Dodge Dart will die this month. The death of the Dart and the upcoming production end for sibling Chrysler 200 evoke uncomfortable memories of pre-bankruptcy Chrysler.
Slow-selling Chevy Cruze gains altitudeMon, 12, Sep 2016
The Chevrolet Cruze finally showed a glimpse of its potential in August.
VW's Mueller says he cannot rule out further production delaysWed, 07, Sep 2016
Volkswagen Group CEO Matthias Mueller said he cannot rule out further production delays due to problems with single suppliers. Last month a dispute with Bosnia's Prevent Group halted output of the Golf and Passat models in Germany.
Jeep takes on luxury brands in IndiaSun, 04, Sep 2016
After years of delay, Fiat Chrysler last week began offering Jeep Wranglers and Grand Cherokees in India, a market of 1.2 billion people that's key to the brand's goal of reaching 2 million sales annually by 2019.
Brampton paint shop up for negotiation, FCA saysSat, 03, Sep 2016
Plans to update an aging paint shop at Brampton Assembly Plant are on the table.