Company settles with feds over sale of emissions control defeat devices
Derive Systems agreed to pay $6.25 million to improve internal compliance procedures and pay a civil penalty of $300,000 to settle charges that it sold 363,000 aftermarket emissions control defeat devices for cars and trucks, the EPA and Department of Justice said.
Ford's Hinrichs: 'Very important' for Canada to be in reworked NAFTA
Ford's head of global operations said he's optimistic all three countries can reach an agreement, despite news late last week that talks between the U.S. and Canada had stalled.
Ford paid $90M for Detroit train station, city records show
The disclosure puts an end to months of speculation about how much the automaker ponied up for the vacant building off Michigan Avenue in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood. Ford finalized the depot purchase May 22.
FCA preparing to name Pietro Gorlier as Europe chief, report says
Fiat Chrysler is nearing the appointment of Pietro Gorlier, COO of its components business, as the new head of Europe as part of a broad reorganization that may be announced as early as this week, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Calif. heat, foul air set stage for Trump tailpipe debate
To test how Americans feel about its plan for rolling back car and truck pollution standards, the Trump administration is holding an initial public hearing on Monday in Fresno, Calif.
Toyota reportedly agrees to add Android Auto to vehicles
Toyota agreed to add Android Auto to its vehicles, a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg, ending years of resistance to the Google infotainment software because of safety and security concerns.
California urges Trump administration to abandon mpg plan
California's top air regulator urged the Trump administration to abandon a plan to freeze fuel efficiency standards through 2026, as automakers urged state and federal regulators to reach agreement to extend nationwide rules.
Canada's PM says informal NAFTA talks likely in next few days at U.N.
U.S. and Canadian officials trying to reach a deal on NAFTA are "very likely" to hold informal talks on the sidelines of a major U.N. meeting in the next few days, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said
As Mercedes plans to ship GLC to U.S., India gains traction as exporter
While the U.S. industry is transfixed on the rise of China as a critical market and manufacturing base, another Asian country is stepping onto the stage: India.
Who can replace Jackson as voice of the industry?
The transition to a new CEO could make for a real tone shift at AutoNation. It's one thing to find a smart business leader who can run the country's largest new-vehicle retailer; it's another to replace someone who has effectively served as the voice for an industry.
BorgWarner CEO: Bring on the electrics
BorgWarner is reaching an enviable position for a traditional engine parts supplier -- it won't care what kind of a propulsion system a customer wants.
Refreshed Chevy Volt sings a new tune to warn pedestrians
The 2019 Chevy Volt includes a new version of an external sound feature designed to meet coming federal regulations for EVs and hybird vehicles that run quietly at low speeds.
The e-tron, arriving mid-2019, is Audi's first full-electric vehicle. It will feature awd and a 95-kWh battery, capable of achieving 0 to 60 mph in 5.5 seconds.
Will China take world lead with electric cars?
California Governor Jerry Brown predicts China will take the world lead in electric car manufacturing, if U.S. President Donald Trump wins re-election.
Former Ford exec's pet project
Former Ford Motor Co. executive MaryAnn Wright led drive for new $5 million dollar animal shelter in Dearborn that bears her name.
Giving appliance design a whirl
Retired Ford Motor Co. chief designer J. Mays will join Whirlpool in October as a vice president and chief design officer.
Audi plans to revive Horch name on version of the A8
Mercedes-Benz resurrected Maybach a while back. Now sources say Audi will do the same with Horch.
How Aston Martin will make its EV growl
Aston Martin plans to convert the Rapide to a limited-edition electric vehicle so the company can learn how to deliver EVs to customers addicted to its trademark gasoline growl.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Hybrid elegance for Cadillac?
Cadillac would do well to return to its brand roots of elegance as it plans for the hybrid future.
Rolls' SUV moment arrives
Rolls-Royce's lineup in 2018 saw the addition of a new face and the redesign of an icon.
Tesla has full pipeline after slow ramp-up of Model 3
Tesla Inc's challenging Model 3 production ramp-up has pushed back output of the $35,000 base-price Standard Range version, but the company still has a full plate of updates and new products planned.