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Tesla losses triple ahead of Model X intro

5:45 pm U.S. ET | May 6, 2015 | UPDATED: 5/6/15 7:48 pm ET - adds details
Tesla's first-quarter net losses more than tripled to $154 million as the automaker awaited the launch of the Model X crossover. Tesla expects to make 12,500 vehicles in the second quarter and deliver 10,000 to 11,000 to customers.

Chevy Cruze resculpted with sweptback styling

12:50 pm U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
The next-generation Chevrolet Cruze will get a more sculpted, sweptback appearance, based on recent spy shots that captured the compact sedan without camouflage.

 
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Tesla earnings report to be watched for progress toward 55,000 sales goal, SUV

8:15 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
Cars, not batteries, will take center stage as Tesla reports earnings later today.

Toyota picks 8 stores to sell Mirai hydrogen car

4:02 pm U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
Toyota, seeking a smooth debut this fall for its Mirai hydrogen car, said it will initially sell the car through just eight dealerships in California.

Daimler granted license from Nevada to test self-driving trucks

6:39 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
Daimler has been granted a license by Nevada to test self-driving trucks on public roads, as the U.S.

JLR eyes patent for rear wiper control

2:27 pm U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
Jaguar Land Rover has applied for a patent on an invention, highlighted at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, that would control a vehicle's...

BMW Q1 profit rises 21%

2:40 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2015
BMW reported a 21 percent jump in first-quarter profit on stronger demand in the U.S. and Europe for models such as the X5 SUV.

FCA worker dies accidentally at Detroit plant

8:33 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
An employee at Fiat Chrysler's Jefferson North Assembly plant died accidentally this morning after being crushed doing maintenance work.

Jeep, Dodge wiring repairs being probed by NHTSA

3:23 pm U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
NHSTA is investigating the effectiveness of repairs after calling back 661,888 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in July for mirror lighting...

Lamborghini offered breaks to make SUV

6:06 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
Lamborghini is being offered incentives by Italy's government to make sure the automaker builds a production version of its Urus SUV concept in the...

THE VOLKSWAGEN LEADERSHIP CHALLENGE

VW to discuss new leadership structure

4:22 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
Volkswagen's leadership will meet next month to discuss a new leadership structure as the automaker seeks to return its focus to business following...

Ford removes Chicago plant managers amid sexual harassment investigation

4:00 pm U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
Ford has replaced the plant manager, human resources officials and labor relations officials at its Chicago Assembly Plant after a federal...

ZF acquisition of TRW cleared by FTC

6:00 pm U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
ZF Friedrichshafen’s acquisition of TRW Automotive, a transaction valued at $12.

TRW says Q1 revenue up 7%, profits rise

3:36 pm U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
TRW Automotive, which is being acquired by German supplier ZF Friedrichshafen, said today that first quarter revenue grew 7 percent from last year,...

Freshened GM full-size pickups

9:24 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
Recent spy photos signal that General Motors is freshening its Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size, light-duty pickups, which have been...

Scion FR-S gets light refresh for 2016

12:00 pm U.S. ET | May 5, 2015
Toyota is giving the rear-wheel-drive Scion FR-S a light refresh for the 2016 model year.

Champion of mpg pact says it will hold up

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 4, 2015
One of the chief architects of U.S.

Heat, tension and mistrust. But 'the dominoes fall our way'

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 4, 2015
As director of the EPA's Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Margo Oge helped lead the charge to implement federal regulations designed to...

JOSE MUNOZ | CHAIRMAN, NISSAN NORTH AMERICA

Munoz says Nissan's 10% U.S. share in reach

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 4, 2015
Nissan Chairman Jose Munoz faces a difficult assignment: He must take Nissan and Infiniti to a combined 10 percent US market share by March 2017, up...

Striving to get recalls done the right way

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 4, 2015
The nation's new highway safety chief last week assembled a motley group of players with a vested interest in auto safety to fix the recall system.

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