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VW suffers production woes adjusting to MQB platform, report says

July 29, 2014 16:38 CET
Volkswagen's move to add extra German production shifts for the Golf, which the company has attributed to strong demand, is also due to problems adjusting to its new MQB...... Read More »

Italy mulls incentives to boost 'fragile' car market

July 29, 2014 13:32 CET
The Italian government is considering offering tax incentives to encourage new car purchases by both private and public sector owners, Transport Minister Maurizio Lupi said.... Read More »

AvtoVAZ CEO Andersson aims to restore pride to Lada

July 29, 2014 13:12 CET
Bo Andersson, a former top purchasing manager at GM, aims to turn around the struggling Russian automaker AvtoVAZ through cost reductions and...... Read More »

Carmakers see Russia's potential, but huge risks remain

July 29, 2014 06:01 CET
For General Motors, Ford, Volkswagen, Renault-Nissan and other carmakers, Russia is an emerging market with huge strategic significance.... Read More »

Renault first-half profit surges 25% on cost cuts

July 29, 2014 08:28 CET
Renault reported a 25 percent jump in first-half operating profit thanks to cost-cutting even as currency headwinds and mounting inventories hurt...... Read More »

Honda profit rises 7 percent on cost cuts, Japan sales

July 29, 2014 09:30 CET
Honda's quarterly operating profit rose 7 percent to $1.... Read More »

2014 PARIS AUTO SHOW

Skoda bets on sporty design to boost Fabia sales

July 29, 2014 06:01 CET
Skoda has given its Fabia subcompact a more dynamic, sharper and sportier design.... Read More »

Faurecia increases earnings target

July 29, 2014 11:39 CET
Faurecia raised its 2014 earnings forecast after first-half profit jumped 21 percent on strong demand in Asia and higher market share in its home...... Read More »

GKN confident as auto-unit growth offsets currency hit

July 29, 2014 13:50 CET
GKN says it is confident regarding the rest of 2014 after first-half profit at its car parts supply division rose 6 percent, helping to offset the...... Read More »

Fiat investors advised to vote for Chrysler merger

July 28, 2014 11:26 CET
Proxy adviser Glass Lewis has recommended that Fiat investors vote for a merger with Chrysler despite concerns that the voting rights of Exor, Fiat's...... Read More »

Nissan profit rises 37% on U.S., China demand

July 28, 2014 11:05 CET
Nissan said net income rose 37 percent to $1.1 billion in the April-June quarter as deliveries rose in the U.S. and China.... Read More »

Buick's Envision

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014
Buick last week previewed the Envision crossover, center, a vehicle developed specifically for China, though sources say a U.S.... Read More »

Audi plans plug-in diesel hybrid

July 27, 2014 06:01 CET
Audi aims to beat German rivals Mercedes and BMW to launch a plug-in hybrid diesel powered car.... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover taps ex-military to combat skills shortage in UK auto industry

July 27, 2014 06:01 CET
Jaguar Land Rover aims to attract former military personnel amid a shortage of skilled workers.... Read More »

Audi cuts spare-part prices in China amid probe

July 27, 2014 15:58 CET
Audi brand plans to cut spare-part prices in China as global automakers rush to change their pricing strategies after Chinese anti-monopoly...... Read More »

Audi cuts spare-part prices in China amid anti-monopoly probe

9:58 am U.S. ET | July 27, 2014
Volkswagen AG's luxury Audi brand plans to cut spare-part prices in China as global automakers rush to change their pricing strategies after Chinese...... Read More »

Fisker's Chinese owner plans 2nd model after Karma output resumes

July 26, 2014 06:01 CET
The Chinese owner of Fisker Automotive hopes to launch a second model that would join the $100,000 Karma luxury plug-in hybrid in three years.... Read More »

Aston Martin revives Lagonda badge for new sedan

July 25, 2014 23:05 CET
Aston Martin will revive its Lagonda nameplate with a limited-edition sedan designed for customers in the Middle East.... Read More »

Volkswagen marketing chief quits

July 25, 2014 22:20 CET
Volkswagen's global marketing head, Simon Thomas, will leave the post after about a year in the job.... Read More »

Audi, BMW and Mercedes pressure Ford, GM as UK market booms

July 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Germany's premium automakers are benefiting most from the UK car market boom.... Read More »

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