Instrument cluster supplier to occupy part of former Jeep plant site in Toledo
Detroit Manufacturing Systems LLC broke ground on a 102,000-square-foot factory on the former Jeep plant site in Toledo that will produce instrument clusters for the next generation Jeep Wrangler.
Daimler adopts Silicon Valley tactics to counter new rivalsDaimler is embracing Silicon Valley management techniques in a drive to speed up decision making, empower staff and fend off new rivals such as electric-vehicle maker Tesla Motors.
Consumer interest in automotive technology, safety is growing, survey shows
As the list of available automotive tech features gets longer, consumer interest in such features has reflected advancements, a new survey shows.
Borgward turns to Daimler again to fill top engineering rolesBorgward, the German brand being revived with Chinese backing, has once again tapped former Daimler executives in its latest round of management hiring.
Lamborghini sees worldwide sales doubling by 2019 after SUV launchLamborghini expects to at least double annual production to 7,000 vehicles by 2019 once it rolls out its new SUV, CEO Stefano Domenicali said. The VW Group brand will cap annual production of its sports cars at 3,500 units to maintain exclusivity.
VW's crippling supplier feud shows limits of cost-cutting pushVolkswagen Group's agreement to end a standoff with a resistant supplier shows the limits of the automaker's push to reduce spending in the wake of record fines over its emissions-cheating scandal.
VW said to pay nearly $15 million compensation to supplier to end standoffUPDATED: 8/24/16 11:53 am ET - adds production details VW will compensate Prevent Group as part of a deal to end a supply dispute that stopped Golf and Passat production in Germany, sources said. The agreed-upon figure is $14.7 million, a German newspaper reported.
GM's mid-trial bid to toss ignition-switch case denied by judgeGeneral Motors said a Texas judge denied its bid to throw out a lawsuit over a fatal 2011 crash blamed on a faulty ignition switch, after the company accused a car driver and his lawyers of fabricating evidence about the vehicle's key.
Tesla adds more powerful battery optionUPDATED: 8/23/16 4:08 pm ET - adds details Tesla is giving its fans another thing to get charged up about with the introduction of a 100-kilowatt-hour battery pack for both the Model S sedan and Model X crossover.
Detroit Manufacturing Systems to open plant in ToledoDetroit Manufacturing Systems LLC plans to announce Wednesday the groundbreaking of a new plant in Toledo to serve the nearby Jeep assembly operations.
Delphi, Mobileye to partner on autonomous driving system
Suppliers Delphi Automotive and Mobileye have partnered to produce systems for autonomous vehicles that could be put into production as soon as 2019.