Ford names Shirinov CEO of Russia JVJuly 11
Ford has named Adil Shirinov CEO of its Russian joint venture, Ford Sollers. The Russian executive succeeds Mark Ovenden, who Ford has been promoted to head of sales and marketing for the Asia Pacific region.
Bosch plots growth in mobility eraJuly 10
Honda, Hitachi form EV motor ventureJuly 10
ZF wants Hella deal to be 'easy and open'June 26
Toyota unloads Tesla shares with end of EV tiesJune 3
Failed Ford, Google deal the turning pointMay 29
A look back at the timeline of the failed Ford-Google talks reveals a moment that became a turning point in Mark Fields' career at Ford. The episode indirectly left Ford struggling to voice an autonomous vehicle strategy and led to the emergence of Jim Hackett.
Lyft partners with Waymo for self-driving carsMay 15
Ride services company Lyft and Waymo, an automotive business owned by Google parent Alphabet, launched a self-driving vehicle partnership, bringing together two rivals to dominant ride-sharing service Uber.
Faurecia, ZF partner to develop 'cockpit of the future' for self-driving carsMay 4
KAR, Cox take different approaches to growthMay 1
Self-driving 'arms race' complicates supplier alliancesApril 13
The race to develop and exploit autonomous vehicle technology is reshaping the hierarchy of the automotive industry, replacing traditional top-down manufacturing relationships with complex webs of supplier alliances and acquisitions.