Automotive News Breaking News Feed http://www.autonews.com News, blogs and commentary from the leader in North American automotive news en-us Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:00:00 EST GM, museum to restore 3 of 8 prized 'Vettes damaged by sinkhole http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/RETAIL03/140839995/gm-museum-to-restore-3-of-8-prized-vettes-damaged-by-sinkhole Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:15:00 EST GM and the National Corvette Museum will restore three of eight prized Chevrolet Corvettes damaged in February when they tumbled into a giant sinkhole that developed beneath the floor of the museum in Bowling Green, Ky. Fiat Chrysler sees New York stock market debut on Oct. 13 http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/OEM/140839996/fiat-chrysler-sees-new-york-stock-market-debut-on-oct-13 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:52:06 EST Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles aims to list shares in the newly merged carmaker in New York on Oct. 13, CEO Sergio Marchionne said on Saturday, adding that a decision on any capital increase would be made at the end of that month. Suppliers unveil the future at world car-tech conference http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/OEM10/140829845/suppliers-unveil-the-future-at-world-car-tech-conference Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:00:00 EST The upcoming ITS World Congress 2014 in Detroit will highlight the global transportation industry's future of connectivity, safety and automation. The Sept. California lawmakers set to adjourn without Tesla aid http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/OEM05/140839997/california-lawmakers-set-to-adjourn-without-tesla-aid Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:34:10 EST California lawmakers are set to adjourn for the year without coming up with incentives to entice Tesla Motors to build a $5 billion battery plant in the state. Alfa dealers urged to offer luxury services http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/RETAIL/309019981/alfa-dealers-urged-to-offer-luxury-services Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Chrysler Group expects Alfa Romeo dealers to provide luxury services -- such as home pickup and delivery for repairs -- despite having only a handful of cars to sell for the next two years. GM 8-speed likely to get wide use http://www.autonews.com/article/20140830/OEM03/309019982/gm-8-speed-likely-to-get-wide-use Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST The eight-speed automatic transmission that will soon debut in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette is expected to get broad use in General Motors trucks and luxury cars in coming years. Dealers in Georgia petition to shut Tesla down http://www.autonews.com/article/20140829/RETAIL07/140829846/dealers-in-georgia-petition-to-shut-tesla-down Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:53:18 EST Auto dealers in Georgia are the latest seeking to shut down Tesla's factory-owned stores. Tesla shares jump to record after China charging network deal http://www.autonews.com/article/20140829/OEM05/140829864/tesla-shares-jump-to-record-after-china-charging-network-deal Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:45:09 EST Tesla Motors shares rose to a new record after the electric-car maker led by Elon Musk reached an agreement to create a vehicle-charging network in China with the country's second-largest mobile-phone company. Capital Automotive sold for $4.3 billion, source says http://www.autonews.com/article/20140829/RETAIL07/140829850/capital-automotive-sold-for-4-3-billion-source-says Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:27:29 EST Brookfield Property Partners will acquire Capital Automotive for $4.3 billion, according to a source familiar with the deal. Buick lifts cover on Envision crossover in China http://www.autonews.com/article/20140829/OEM04/140829851/buick-lifts-cover-on-envision-crossover-in-china Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:37:07 EST General Motors has taken the wraps off a new midsize Buick crossover in China amid growing evidence that the vehicle is destined for showrooms in the United States. %]