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BMW puts i8 at center of tech-based campaign

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 20, 2014
BMW is learning that what distinguishes the ultimate driving machine can be a matter of taste.... Read More »

Golf takes zany ride in VW native advertising

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 20, 2014
This month's advertising launch for VW's redesigned 2015 Golf puts the car at the center of a zany online video on Funny or Die.... Read More »

Ford to cut Fiesta output in Germany as Europe demand cools

4:47 am U.S. ET | Sept. 19, 2014
Ford said it will cut production of its Fiesta subcompact at its plant in Cologne, Germany, in the fourth quarter because of slowing demand in some...... Read More »

2014 PARIS AUTO SHOW

Mini will show new five-door hatchback at Paris show

8:52 am U.S. ET | Sept. 19, 2014
BMW's Mini brand will unveil its first five-door hatchback in Paris as the marque seeks to attract new customers and those seeking something bigger...... Read More »

Fiat will source a midsize truck from Mitsubishi

2:44 am U.S. ET | Sept. 19, 2014
Fiat Chrysler will source a pickup for Europe and Latin America from Mitsubishi.... Read More »

ZF's Sommer sees more acquisitions beyond TRW purchase

3:05 am U.S. ET | Sept. 18, 2014
ZF, which agreed to buy TRW Automotive Holdings in a deal valued at $13.... Read More »

Mercedes opts for cloud-computing setup to protect data from hackers

7:22 am U.S. ET | Sept. 18, 2014
Mercedes is using a cloud-computing setup to protect data generated by vehicles as the industry moves toward driverless cars.... Read More »

Ford seeks younger Mustang buyers with tech features

12:44 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 17, 2014
The 2015 Ford Mustang arrives in dealerships next month as Ford's most technology-laden pony car yet.... Read More »

Toyota FT-1 gets the souped-up 'Gran Turismo' treatment for video game

3:02 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2014
Toyota has joined the “Gran Turismo” parade of video game racers with a beefier version of its FT-1 concept.... Read More »

Opel shakes up Russia operations

3:30 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2014
Opel will reorganize its Russian operations in response to difficult market conditions amid the crisis over Ukraine, the General Motors subsidiary...... Read More »

Cadillac's new chief vows no retreat on pricing strategy

4:30 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 15, 2014
Cadillac has no plans to back off its sharply higher sticker prices or sweeten incentives to improve slumping U.S.... Read More »

TRW agrees to be acquired by ZF for $13.5 billion in cash

3:11 am U.S. ET | Sept. 15, 2014
TRW Automotive Holdings, in a supply chain megadeal that has been in the works since mid-July, today said it agreed to be acquired by German supplier...... Read More »

ZF set to sell stake in Bosch steering venture to smooth TRW deal, report says

7:26 am U.S. ET | Sept. 14, 2014
ZF Friedrichshafen is nearing a sale of its steering business as part of its proposed acquisition of TRW Automotive to resolve expected antitrust...... Read More »

Porsche SE does first post-VW deal, buying 10% stake in U.S. traffic tracker Inrix

11:05 am U.S. ET | Sept. 12, 2014
Porsche Automobil Holding bought a 10 percent stake in Washington-based traffic information provider Inrix for $55 million, its first move to expand...... Read More »

JLR will build Range Rover Evoque in China

4:28 am U.S. ET | Sept. 12, 2014
Jaguar Land Rover says the Range Rover Evoque will be the first model built at the company's new China factory.... Read More »

Jeep launches Renegade into fast-growing segment

8:26 am U.S. ET | Sept. 11, 2014
Jeep will begin later this month its foray into the market for subcompact SUVs -- the industry's fastest-growing segment -- when it puts on sale the...... Read More »

Opel targets Chevy buyers with new entry-level car

6:41 am U.S. ET | Sept. 11, 2014
Opel/Vauxhall will launch a budget minicar in Europe next year to win customers from the Chevrolet brand, which will be discontinued in the region at...... Read More »

Ferrari will build more cars with Marchionne as chairman

10:18 am U.S. ET | Sept. 11, 2014
Ferrari will cater to growing numbers of super rich clients by building more cars than previously planned after Sergio Marchionne becomes chairman of...... Read More »

Fiat awards outgoing Ferrari chairman $35 million severance

3:18 am U.S. ET | Sept. 11, 2014
Ferrari Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo will receive a severance package worth nearly 27 million euros ($34.89 million).... Read More »



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