The Jeep Renegade SUV introduced at the Geneva auto show on Tuesday will go on sale in Europe this autumn and in the U.S. next year.
The entry-level SUV from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has been designed for global markets. It will ride on the same stretched chassis that will carry [...]
Court Approves $5 Million Loan for Fisker
Posted: March 7, 2014 at 1:33 am
A Delaware bankruptcy court has approved a request by Fisker Automotive Holdings Inc. to borrow...
Mulally Picks Up $13.8 Million in Ford Stock
Posted: March 6, 2014 at 11:05 pm
Ford Motor Co. has awarded CEO Alan Mulally 882,400 shares of stock worth $13.8 million...
NHTSA Demands Ignition Switch Recall Details from GM
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 7:11 pm
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ordered General Motors Co. to turn over a...
Slumping Sales Trigger Layoffs at Dodge Dart Factory
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 9:39 pm
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has temporarily furloughed 325 workers at its assembly plant in Belvidere,...
Chrysler Drops Pleas for Canadian Aid
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 5:57 pm
Fiat SpA’s Chrysler unit is withdrawing all requests for government aid for its Canadian factories...
GM Launches Internal Probe of Its Recall Procedure
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 5:38 pm
General Motors Co.’s CEO Mary Barra is leading a team of executives overseeing the company’s...
VIEWPOINT | INNOVATION AT MAGNA
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 4:29 am
The global auto industry’s search for more efficient vehicles and lower production costs presents huge...
February Car Sales Stall
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 7:15 pm
Sales of cars and light trucks in the U.S. totaled 1.19 million in February, the...
Magna’s Quarterly Sales, Earnings Jump
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 12:14 pm
Magna International Inc. reports its sales in October-December 2013 rose 14% to US$9.2 billion. Net...
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 12:00 pm
When will the next wave of wireless in-car features be available? Within the year, according...
EPA Finalizes Lower Sulfur Limits for Fuel
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 11:44 am
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ruled that the allowable sulfur content in gasoline must...
Global Car Market Likely to Peak by 2024
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 2:23 am
Worldwide annual demand for new passenger vehicles will peak at roughly 100 million units within...
Honda Confirms Phase-Out of Insight Hybrid
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 7:38 pm
Honda Motor Co. confirms it will end production of its $19,000 Insight hybrid car this...
Former GM CEO Akerson Joins Lockheed Martin Board
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 12:51 pm
Dan Ackerson, who retired last month as chairman and CEO of General Motors Co., has...
Growth in U.S. GDP Slows
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 12:24 pm
America’s real gross domestic product expanded at a downwardly revised 2.4% from the third to...
Fiat to Start Making Maserati SUV Bodies Next Year
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 8:24 pm
CEO Sergio Marchionne confirms that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will begin making bodies for its...
EcoMotors Starts Second Joint Venture in China
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 6:50 am
Michigan-based EcoMotors International Inc. has launched a venture with China’s FAW Group Corp. to produce...
Developer Says Coating Ends Chrome Exhaust Pipe “Bluing”
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 8:53 pm
As every motorhead knows, chrome exhaust pipes tend to gain a bluish tinge over time....
Jeep Unveils Tiny Renegade SUV
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 7:59 pm
The Jeep Renegade SUV introduced at the Geneva auto show on Tuesday will go on...
Jaguar Small Sedan to Debut New Engine Line
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 7:05 pm
The new small sedan from Tata Motors Ltd.’s Jaguar unit has been named XE and...
Apple Debuts New iPhone Connectivity System
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 7:45 am
Apple Inc. is rolling out CarPlay, an in-car system that will enable users to access...
Opel Planning Big SUV as Flagship Model?
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 4:07 am
General Motors Co.’s Opel unit will add a large SUV to its lineup in 2017...
Nissan Unveils Rearview Mirror that Can Switch to Camera View
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 1:07 am
Nissan Motor Co. is preparing to commercialize a rearview mirror that can be turned into...
Ricardo Launches Latest High-Speed Flywheel System
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 5:22 am
Ricardo plc is rolling out TorqStor, a new high-speed flywheel energy storage device designed for...
Volvo to Unveil Stylish Wagon Concept
Posted: February 27, 2014 at 9:06 pm
Volvo Car Group will debut its swoopy Concept Estate wagon at next week’s Geneva auto...
NHTSA Opens Probe on GM Ignition Switch Recall
Posted: February 27, 2014 at 7:51 pm
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration say it has launched an investigation into why General...
Ford, TRW Face Patent Lawsuit Over Turn Signal System
Posted: February 27, 2014 at 7:34 pm
A former electrical engineer has sued Ford Motor Co. and TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., claiming...
Google Pushing to Block Laws Banning Wearable Displays
Posted: February 26, 2014 at 7:45 pm
Google Inc. is lobbying state legislators to scrap plans to outlaw the use of displays...
Magna Unveils Super-Green Mini MPV Concept
Posted: February 26, 2014 at 7:09 pm
Magna International Inc. says its MILA Blue concept vehicle weighs 300 kg (661 lbs) less...
VW Recalls 589,000 Delivery Vans Worldwide
Posted: February 26, 2014 at 6:41 pm
Volkswagen AG says it will launch a global recall involving 589,000 of its Caddy small...
GM May Supply Cars to Australia from South Korea
Posted: March 7, 2014 at 12:32 am
General Motors Co., which will phase out local car production in Australia in 2017, tells...
Toyota Pushes for Bigger Bonuses, Modest Pay Hike for Workers
Posted: March 6, 2014 at 4:07 am
Toyota Motor Corp. will offer its hourly workers in Japan a 2,000-yen ($19.47) boost in...
Ford Posts 67% Jump in China Sales
Posted: March 6, 2014 at 3:53 am
Ford Motor Co.’s two ventures in China sold 73,000 vehicles in China last month compared...
China Sets Growth, Inflation Goals
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 9:24 pm
China Premier Li Keqiang says the country is targeting economic growth and inflation limits of...
GM Sales in China Climb 20%
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 8:42 am
General Motors Co.’s three Chinese ventures sold a record 257,800 vehicles in the country in...
Diesel Developer Launches Second Joint Venture in China
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 10:35 pm
Michigan-based EcoMotors International Inc. has begun a venture with China’s FAW Group Corp. to produce...
U.S. Car Sales Flatten
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 8:07 pm
The American car market stalled at 1.19 million passenger vehicles in February, and the annualized...
LG Chem Ponders EV Battery Factory in China
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 1:10 am
LG Chem CEO Park Jin-soo says the South Korean company may build a plant in...
China May Make Child Seats Mandatory
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 5:39 am
China’s Ministry of Public Security is studying a plan to require the use of child...
Toyota Latest to Test Myanmar Car Market
Posted: February 26, 2014 at 5:40 pm
Toyota Motor Corp. has joined at least three other carmakers who are testing the potential...
Honda Appoints Its First Female Board Member
Posted: February 25, 2014 at 7:55 pm
Honda Motor Co. has nominated Hideko Kunii to become its first female director. Kunni is a...
Daihatsu Expects 30% Cut in Production Costs in Three Years
Posted: February 25, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Daihatsu Motor Co. is targeting a 30% reduction in its minicar production costs by 2016,...
BMW to Double Engine Capacity in China
Posted: February 25, 2014 at 4:37 pm
BMW AG and partner Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd. plan to eventually make as many...
Honda Names First Foreigner to Board
Posted: February 24, 2014 at 1:59 am
Honda Motor Co. has appointed Issao Mizoguchi as the first foreigner to join its executive...
Renesas to Restructure Manufacturing Operations
Posted: February 20, 2014 at 10:40 pm
Struggling Japanese chipmaker Renesas Electronics Corp. proposes a complex multi-step plan to merge many of...
China’s Qoros Expands Lineup for Europe
Posted: March 7, 2014 at 2:11 am
Qoros Auto Co. Ltd.—a venture between China’s Chery Automobile Co. and Tel Aviv-based Israel Corp.—is...
Tavares: PSA Must Cut Costs, Focus on Profits
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 9:28 am
PSA Peugeot Citroen’s new CEO Carlos Tavares says the company needs to refocus its corporate...
Opel Hopes to Surpass PSA in Europe
Posted: March 5, 2014 at 1:58 am
General Motors’ Opel unit is striving to outsell PSA Peugeot Citroen in Europe to become...
Carmakers Edgy About Impact of Ukraine Crisis
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 9:21 pm
Carmakers say political tensions over Russia’s intervention in Ukraine could upset the still-fragile recovery of...
Fiat May Not Use Alfa Name on Upcoming Sports Car
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 8:19 pm
A year ago Fiat SpA and Mazda Motor Corp. finalized a plan to co-develop two...
Toyota Aims for 16% Sales Gain in Europe Next Year
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 6:09 pm
Toyota Motor Corp. tells reporters an expanded lineup of hybrid-powered cars will help it increase...
Peugeot 308 Named Europe’s Car of Year
Posted: March 4, 2014 at 5:05 pm
A panel of 58 European journalists has chosen the midsize Peugeot 308 as Europe’s 2014...
U.S. Car Market Stalls as European Brands Slip
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Sales of passenger vehicles in the U.S. totaled 1.19 million units in February, equal to...
Tavares: PSA Won’t Sell Faurecia to Boost Profits
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 8:20 am
PSA Peugeot Citroen’s new CEO Carlos Tavares doesn’t rule out a possible sale of the...
Russian Ruble Slumps to All-Time Low
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 3:03 am
The Russian ruble has dropped to historic lows of 50.30 to the euro and 36.5...
Citroen Plans “Pay-Per-Use” Lease for New Crossover
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 2:56 am
PSA Peugeot Citroen plans to offer its new Citroen C4 Cactus crossover with a unique...
2-Cylinder Engine Debuts for Fiat 500
Posted: March 3, 2014 at 12:57 am
Fiat SpA’s powertrain lineup for the 2014 model Fiat 500 minicar will include the company’s...
Porsche Extends Mueller’s Contract
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 11:29 am
Porsche Automobil Holding SE’s supervisory board has given Matthias Mueller a five-year extension on his...
Italy’s Jobless Rate Rises to Record 12.9%
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 4:54 am
Unemployment in Italy climbed to a seasonally adjusted 12.9% in January, the highest level since...
Europe Joins Huge GM Ignition Switch Recall
Posted: February 27, 2014 at 9:55 pm
General Motors Co.’s Opel unit will recall 2,300 of its 2007 model Opel GT sports...
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