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BMW recalls vehicles with Takata air bags

May 28, 2015 21:31 CET
BMW is recalling 420,661 U.S. vehicles due to issues involving Takata airbags, U.S. auto safety regulators said.

Sponsors Hyundai-Kia closely watching FIFA scandal

May 28, 2015 19:57 CET
In the wake of a U.S. federal investigation of several officials and executives with soccer governing board FIFA, major corporate sponsor Hyundai Motor and affiliate Kia Motors are keeping a close eye on the matter.

Opel will offer Android Auto, Apple CarPlay

May 28, 2015 11:24 CET
Opel will offer Google's Android Auto and Apple's CarPlay across its model range as part of the brand's goal of becoming a leader in car connectivity.

Opel CEO rules out deal with Fiat

May 28, 2015 12:52 CET
Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann has ruled out a deal with Fiat after its CEO Sergio Marchionne suggested carmakers need to consolidate to cut costs.

UK car output drops 3.8% in April on falling exports to China, Russia

May 28, 2015 11:03 CET
UK car production fell 3.8 percent in April as stronger demand at home failed to outweigh a fall in exports to China and Russia.

Ford to make EV technology patents available to rivals

May 28, 2015 06:01 CET
Ford is following Tesla Motors in opening up hundreds of patents on electric-car technology to competitors in a move aimed at accelerating...

Honda expands airbag recall

May 28, 2015 10:32 CET
The global Takata airbag recall widened again today with Honda calling back another quarter million vehicles in Japan equipped with possibly...

Apple exec adds to chatter that tech company is working on a car

May 28, 2015 11:29 CET
Apple has increased speculation that it will use its massive cash reserves to work on a car after a senior company executive said a car would be the...

2015 RISING STARS

Automotive News Europe salutes Thomas M. Mueller

May 28, 2015 06:01 CET
Automotive News Europe salutes the winners of the 2015 Rising Stars awards. Every day through June 4 one of the 14 winners will be featured.

Toyota remains most valuable car brand despite airbag recalls

May 27, 2015 10:25 CET
Toyota kept its title as the most valuable car brand in 2015 despite recent airbag recalls denting its worth, according to a study that ranks the top...

Lamborghini will launch SUV in 2018

May 27, 2015 16:35 CET
Lamborghini will produce its new SUV in Italy, with the model due to enter the market in 2018.

Ford gives EVs a boost in UK car-sharing program

May 27, 2015 12:38 CET
Ford has joined automakers including BMW and Daimler in offering electric cars for short-term hire as it expands its car-sharing projects to the UK.

Renault cautious on plug-in hybrids

May 27, 2015 06:01 CET
Renault is ready to launch its first plug-in hybrid but will wait for costs to drop before launching the model, a senior executive said.

Porsche extends contract of production boss

May 27, 2015 06:01 CET
Porsche has extended the contract of its production and logistics boss, Oliver Blume, by five years.

GM makes big bet on smartphone integration

May 27, 2015 21:00 CET
General Motors will offer Google's Android Auto and Apple's CarPlay on more than a dozen Chevrolet vehicles for the 2016 model year, the industry's...

Renault resumes production in Turkey

May 27, 2015 16:39 CET
Renault resumed normal production at its plant in Turkey after employees ended a strike.

GM sees growth for diesels in U.S. and China

May 27, 2015 14:36 CET
General Motors sees growth opportunities for diesel-powered vehicles in the U.S.

Valeo expects higher sales, profits this year

May 27, 2015 12:05 CET
Valeo CEO Jacques Aschenbroich reiterated that the supplier's sales in 2015 will outpace growth in global markets.

2015 RISING STARS

Automotive News Europe salutes Heli Hassinen-Biberger

May 27, 2015 06:01 CET
Automotive News Europe salutes the winners of the 2015 Rising Stars awards. Every day through June 4 one of the 14 winners will be featured.

Ford's Turkish unit halts output

May 26, 2015 08:56 CET
The Turkish unit of Ford suspended operations at one of its plants after a week-long labor dispute flared up again.

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