Mercedes, Porsche models banned by Swiss over emissions
Swiss authorities have halted registrations of some new Mercedes-Benz Vito and Porsche Macan and Cayenne vehicles which had diesel engines that disguised emissions levels.
U.S. auto tariffs could doom Trump's Korea trade deal
The trade pact that the Trump administration renegotiated with South Korea this year is in jeopardy as the U.S. considers imposing tariffs on light-vehicle imports.
More evidence suggests Musk tweeted Tesla plans too soon
A week after Elon Musk shocked the markets by proclaiming Tesla may become a private company, evidence has piled up that the mercurial CEO was tweeting too soon.
Ford's blue sky CEO has investors treading water
Two more potential problems at Ford -- leadership and liquidity (namely, Ford's capacity to pay dividends) -- have come into sharp focus recently. Neither will be addressed in a hurry.
Expect Elon Musk vs. SEC to take time to resolve
As the Tesla go-private saga enters its ninth day, many are wondering when regulators will decide whether Elon Musk broke the rules by dripping out details so haphazardly.
Porsche teams with video game maker Epic Games in design tools breakthrough
Porsche has partnered with video game maker Epic Games and Nvidia, a leader in graphic processing hardware, to demonstrate what they tout as a breakthrough in computer design rendering.
Ford's grand vision for Detroit train station to cost $740 million
Ford disclosed how much it will spend on a project to revamp Michigan Central Station, Detroit's historic, dilapidated former rail station, as well as other neighborhood sites.
EPA staff disputed claim fuel efficiency plan would save lives
As the Trump administration moves to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards, some regulatory officials have disputed the Transportation Department rationale that the plan would significantly cut traffic deaths, internal documents made public show.
Could Musk's oil conspiracy against Tesla end with Saudi billions?
Elon Musk has always hated the fossil-fuel industry. But now, in his bid to take Tesla private, Musk is courting billions of oil dollars.
Ford prices 2019 Ranger from $25,395
Ford is pricing the revived Ford Ranger about the same as the segment-leading Toyota Tacoma as it prepares to re-enter the midsize pickup market for the first time in about eight years.
GMC poised to expand lineup with small crossover
Spy photographers have caught a heavily camouflaged entry-level crossover planned for GMC -- it is smaller than the compact Terrain -- testing for the first time in Arizona.
Tesla forms special board committee to evaluate bid to go private
Tesla's board formed a special committee to evaluate Elon Musk's proposal to take the company private, a day after the CEO revealed more on who will advise him and help fund the potential deal.
Faraday Future sets up HQ in China
Faraday aims to reach annual production capacity of 5 million vehicles after 10 years.
Ford, Wall Street clash over cherished dividend
The debate erupting over Ford's quarterly payout to shareholders is exposing a growing and contentious divide over what needs to be done to fix the ailing automaker.
Chinese EV maker NIO files for $1.8 billion IPO
NIO started selling its first vehicle, the ES8 crossover, in December, three years after the company was founded.
Musk taps Goldman, private-equity firm to advise on Tesla plan
Elon Musk continued to drip feed details of his plan to take Tesla private.
Nissan's sports car strategy rests on the stable genius of GT-R
Porsche has its Widowmaker, BMW its Clownshoe and Ferrari its Breadvan. Nissan’s GT-R became Godzilla, an homage to the original giant of Japanese pop culture.
South Korea to ban 20,000 BMWs following engine fires
South Korea's transport ministry said it will ban about 20,000 BMW vehicles from the streets amid mounting public fears about engine fires after 27 cars went up in flames this year.
GM's diesel center in Italy has a role post-Opel
GM has decided to keep its diesel development center in Turin even though selling Opel last year meant leaving diesel's global stronghold of Europe. Pierpaolo Antonioli, GM's diesel boss, explained why in an interview with Automotive News Europe.
Musk's belated explanation is unlikely to get SEC off his back
Elon Musk is finally offering more details on his bombshell tweet that he had “funding secured” to take Tesla Inc. private. It’s unlikely to get U.S. regulators off his back.
American Center for Mobility parts ways with CEO; interim chief named
The American Center for Mobility said Michigan's transportation head Kirk Steudle will serve as its interim president and CEO, replacing John Maddox, who launched ACM as its top executive in 2016.