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NHTSA could tap unexercised authority to speed Takata recalls

7:53 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Federal auto safety regulators are considering unprecedented steps to speed up the replacement of potentially deadly Takata airbags in millions of cars that remain on American roads despite massive...... Read More »

VW plans $1 billion investment in Mexico to support Tiguan output, report says

6:31 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
VW plans an investment worth around $1 billion in Mexico to expand its Puebla assembly plant, Reuters reported Thursday.... Read More »

 
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Continental 'interested' in being partner on possible Apple car

5:50 am U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
German supplier Continental would be interested in acting as partner for technology giant Apple should the US company decide to build a car, CEO...... Read More »

Snow crimps output at GM, Ford, Toyota plants in Kentucky

5:43 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
GM, Ford and Toyota canceled shifts at assembly plants in Kentucky on Thursday after more than two feet of snow pounded parts of the state overnight,...... Read More »

Novelis teams with German partner on aluminum advances

8:00 am U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Aluminum giant Novelis and German supplier Henkel said today they signed an agreement to develop advanced bonding technologies for aluminum-intensive...... Read More »

Lotus CEO leans towards SUV launch as sales pick up

2:53 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Lotus CEO Jean-Marc Gales, focused on the British sports car maker's survival, says the next all-new Lotus vehicle is likely to be a crossover SUV.... Read More »

GM hires new media-strategy director

12:33 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
General Motors has hired Jonathan Halvorson as director of global media strategy and branded entertainment. The appointment is effective April 1.... Read More »

Fiat Chrysler's Polish plant will build restyled Fiat 500, Lancia Ypsilon, reports say

5:09 am U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Fiat Chrysler will start producing restyled versions of its Fiat 500 and Lancia Ypsilon models this year at its Tychy plant in Poland, reports said.... Read More »

GM sued by 2 workers for not allowing unpaid religious days

6:27 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Two GM workers at its Arlington, Texas, assembly plant have sued the company and are seeking class-action status, claiming the company violated the...... Read More »

Mercedes Metris cargo van to enter Ford Transit Connect's turf

11:54 am U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Ford's segment-leading Transit Connect small cargo van may get its toughest challenge yet from an unlikely competitor in the U.S.: Mercedes-Benz.... Read More »

Supplier Chassix buys times with debt holders

3:32 pm U.S. ET | March 5, 2015
Chassix, the auto-parts maker owned by billionaire Tom Gores' Platinum Equity LLC, said its bondholders agreed to refrain for a month from pursuing a...... Read More »

Ram will expand lineup of CNG-powered trucks

1:11 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Fiat Chrysler is expanding the availability of compressed natural gas on its heavy duty Ram pickup.... Read More »

Toyota promotes U.S., Europe execs in wide-reaching management shuffle

3:55 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Toyota will elevate U.S. executive Julie Hamp and add Europe boss Didier Leroy to its board in a wide shuffle at the automaker.... Read More »

Next Malibu tackles weight, space challenges

9:49 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
The next-generation Chevrolet Malibu will have more interior space and weigh 300 pounds less than the current car, General Motors said today.... Read More »

Audi spreads wireless connectivity to nearly all 2016 models

10:53 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Audi said it plans to equip nearly all of its 2016 model-year vehicles with 4G LTE or 3G high-speed data connectivity to give drivers Wi-Fi access...... Read More »

NHTSA expands Ford Fiesta door-latch probe to 2013 Fusion, Lincoln MKZ

3:37 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is expanding a September investigation of door-latch failure in the 2011-13 Ford Fiesta to include...... Read More »

ZF-TRW deal to be approved by EU regulators, report says

1:48 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
EU antitrust regulators are expected to clear German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen's $13.... Read More »

Apple explores resolution of A123 Systems’ poaching suit

6:59 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Apple said it’s exploring a potential resolution of a lawsuit in which it’s accused of poaching employees from a lithium ion battery...... Read More »

Daimler to build Sprinter vans in South Carolina, lawmaker says

8:29 pm U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Daimler AG is set to announce it will build Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans at its plant in South Carolina and add 1,200 jobs there as a result, a state...... Read More »

Fiat Chrysler may sell more than 10% of Ferrari in New York IPO

4:57 pm U.S. ET | March 3, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles may sell a stake exceeding 10 percent when its Ferrari division holds an initial public offering this year, as more...... Read More »

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