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Mercedes plans to launch its first pickup by 2020

March 27, 2015 13:40 CET | UPDATED: March 27 15:40 - adds details
Daimler's Mercedes unit plans to launch its first pickup truck by 2020, targeting sales at the European, Latin American, Australian and South African markets.... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover names new global engineering chief

March 27, 2015 17:11 CET
Jaguar Land Rover named company veteran Nick Rogers as its new engineering director to succeed Wolfgang Ziebart.... Read More »

Valeo's self-driving systems learn from military drones

March 27, 2015 17:55 CET
Valeo plans to draw on drone software and other military technologies from partner Safran to offer self-driving vehicle platforms to carmakers by the...... Read More »

Ghosn's pay increase criticized by Renault union

March 27, 2015 09:23 CET
Renault's biggest trade union, the CGT, criticized the automaker's proposal to more than double CEO Carlos Ghosn's 2014 pay package to 7.... Read More »

Ford's Mulally made $22 million in 2014; Fields' pay rose 83% to $18.6 million

March 27, 2015 17:45 CET
Alan Mulally, who retired as Ford CEO in mid-2014, received compensation worth $22 million last year. His successor, Mark Fields, earned $18.... Read More »

PSA picks France factory over Spain for engine production expansion

March 27, 2015 09:47 CET
PSA said it has chosen a French factory over a rival Spanish plant to expand engine production.... Read More »

Renault increases Zoe EV's range by 30km

March 27, 2015 06:01 CET
Renault has extended the range of its battery powered Zoe subcompact hatchback by 30km to 240km (149 miles) to help boost sales.... Read More »

PSA, Mitsubishi cuts jobs in Russia, halt output again

March 27, 2015 11:06 CET
PSA and Mitsubishi will halt production at their joint venture plant in Russia for the second time this year and cut 100 jobs.... Read More »

Pirelli CEO sees strong future with ChemChina, no talks on counterbid

March 27, 2015 12:07 CET
Pirelli has a strong future with China National Chemical Corp.... Read More »

Dutch regulators raid Uber over court ruling compliance

March 27, 2015 11:41 CET
A Dutch regulatory agency raided the Amsterdam offices of ride-sharing service Uber in connection with its UberPOP unit after a court deemed it...... Read More »

Pininfarina investor confirms India's Mahindra is interested in buying Italian design company

March 26, 2015 11:39 CET
Pininfarina's controlling shareholder, Pincar, confirmed that India's Mahindra & Mahindra has expressed interest in buying the Italian car designer.... Read More »

Aston Martin claims Henrik Fisker's Thunderbolt is unauthorized copy

March 27, 2015 02:59 CET
Aston Martin said Henrik Fisker's Thunderbolt prototype for a $400,000 GT coupe is an unauthorized copy of its iconic sports cars featured in James...... Read More »

Ford aims to triple exports from India with new plant

March 26, 2015 10:09 CET
Ford has invested $1 billion in a new plant in India that will help the automaker triple exports from the country.... Read More »

Tesla sued in UK in fight over charging stations rollout

March 26, 2015 11:06 CET
Tesla was sued in London in a dispute over whether the company interfered with a competitor's plan to rollout electric-car chargers at UK highway...... Read More »

2015 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

McLaren aims 570S at high-end Porsche 911, Audi R8

March 26, 2015 12:50 CET
McLaren has named the first of its entry-level supercars the 570S.... Read More »

Toyota targets cuts in factory, product development outlays

March 26, 2015 06:08 CET
Toyota outlined bold savings targets in factory investment and vehicle development through an aggressive restructuring.... Read More »

Schaeffler's 2014 profit rises by more than half

March 26, 2015 13:09 CET
German part supplier Schaeffler said its operating profit jumped by more than 50 percent to 1.52 billion euros ($1.... Read More »

German court dismisses hedge funds' suit against Porsche holding company

March 26, 2015 16:21 CET
A German court has dismissed claims brought against Porsche SE by hedge funds seeking $1.... Read More »

Mahindra in talks to buy Pininfarina, report says

March 25, 2015 13:49 CET
Mahindra & Mahindra, India's largest maker of SUVs, is in talks to buy Italian design and engineering company Pininfarina, a report said.... Read More »

Delphi employees killed in France plane crash

March 25, 2015 12:26 CET
Two Spain-based Delphi employees were among the 150 victims of a plane crash in a remote part of the French Alps.... Read More »

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