For the second time in five years, a majority of hourly workers at Volkswagen's U.S. assembly plant has rejected a bid to unionize under the UAW.
PSA will start assembling batteries for its hybrid and electric cars at its plant in Trnava, Slovakia, and later at its plant in Vigo, Spain.
VinFast wants to be the first Vietnamese company to succeed at challenging foreign rivals in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. It is leveraging Italian design along with German and Austrian engineering and manufacturing expertise for its vehicles.
Audi, Nissan and other automakers are banking on talking cartoon characters and other virtual-reality experiences to keep drivers and other occupants of autonomous vehicles entertained.
Opel will meet its EU-mandated target for CO2 emissions reductions, helped by its upcoming electrified cars, CEO Michael Lohscheller said.
Aston Martin has begun pre-production of its new DBX crossover at a new plant in Wales. The factory offers a potential jobs lifeline to workers at a nearby Ford engine plant that shuts next year.
The Trump administration is expanding efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying requests by Tesla for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting at least 50 separate requests by GM.
A Jeep Wrangler owner accused Fiat Chrysler in a U.S. lawsuit of ignoring an alleged safety issue with the vehicle's steering system.
Fiat Chrysler said the main aim of its partnerships with Enel and Engie was to be able to offer private and public charging stations to support the sales of its soon-to-be-launched full-electric Fiat 500 and plug-in hybrid Jeep Renegade.
Volkswagen valued its Scania and MAN heavy-trucks business at as much as $18.6 billion in what is set to be one of the year’s largest European public offerings.
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