Nismo's global expansion could bring performance pickup

Nissan's Nismo performance tuner sub-brand plans a massive global push over the next five years.

| UPDATED: 4/28/17 6:23 am ET - adds details

The great unknowns of artificial intelligence

Daimler design chief Gorden Wagener muses about artificial intelligence and the future.

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For Lexus sedans, it could be do or die

With car sales falling at Lexus, Toyota's top branding officer says the luxury line is contemplating sedans that are more casual and sporty - and maybe even a station wagon.

| UPDATED: 4/28/17 6:23 am ET - adds details
Hyundai teases design of Kona small crossover

Hyundai began to take the wraps off the Kona subcompact crossover and offered fresh details on the planned launch of a model that will fill a critical gap in the brand's U.S. lineup.


Toyota concept's got the look

Toyota's FT-4X concept, a compact crossover introduced at the New York auto show this month, is packed with funky features and daring design cues aimed at millennials with a taste for the great outdoors


Japan dreams of a hydrogen society

As home market to two of the three global carmakers selling hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, Japan is understandably optimistic about the outlook for hydrogen-powered cars.


Sleeker 10th-gen Honda Accord

Spy photos of Honda's 10th-generation Accord midsize sedan reveal a more sloping roofline than the outgoing version. Also, a grille and headlight design similar to those of the Civic and the Clarity.

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