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Sales

Mitsubishi Motors Calls It Quits in Europe

New strategy focuses on southeast Asia

Economics

Regulators Hit “Pause” on FCA-PSA Merger

Data on van sales could make or break the deal

Design

Nissan Looks to the Future with Ariya EV

New look, more tech. The first in a wave of new models. 

Business

Tab for Ghosn’s Escape? At Least $862,500

Prosecutors cite payment linked to father-and-son pair

Autonomous Vehicles

Volvo, Waymo to Partner on Robo-Taxis

AV collaborations abound to jumpstart commercialization efforts

Business

EU Opens Antitrust Probe into FCA-PSA Merger

Focus will be on small commercial vans, and maybe more

Business

Antitrust Issue Raised Over Fiat Chrysler-PSA Merger

Partner must address van market share worries this week

Hybrid

Ford Escape Plug-in Hybrid Gets 100 mpg-Equivalent Rating

Compact crossover takes on Toyota RAV4 in emerging segment

Economics

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Split Up Their Markets

“Leader-follower” plan aims to highlight excellence

Batteries

A Flatter Take on EV Skateboards

Israeli startup integrates corner modules with chassis

Business

A Peek at Nissan’s Drastic Turnaround Plan

Much to accomplish, not much time in which to do it

Production

China Leads Auto Industry Revival

U.S., Europe and Asia will take longer, says LMC Automotive

Sales

Nissan to Slash Production 78% in Japan

Slumping sales prompt two-month cutback

Batteries

Karma Partners with WeRide, Nivida on Autonomous Electric Van

Deep learning processors provide a record 320 trillion operations per second

Economics

Renault, Nissan: Alliance Turnaround Still on Track

Pandemic adds new challenge for recovery plan

Hybrid

Rivian Delays EV Launches Until 2021

Coronavirus pushes plans back for Rivian’s electric pickup and SUV

Sales

What the Golden State Says About the Market

It has the landscape of several states, the population of several more and a demand for vehicles that may become more of the national norm.

Propulsion

On the 2021 Kia Seltos: Small Crossover with Big Presence

Kia grows its lineup of crossovers with a subcompact and provides it with tech so that it isn’t a vehicle that people buy wishing that they could afford something better. 

Business

Structural Fatigue Worsens for Renault-Nissan Alliance

Distractions keep piling up as partnership flounders

Economics

China's Auto Industry Still in "Park"

Auto production remains stalled by coronavirus epidemic

Marketing

Porsche Jumps to Top of CR Best-Car Ratings

Another year of surprising ups and downs

Economics

China Calls the Shots on Car Sales

China continues to magnify the ups and downs of global sales totals.

Business

Mazda, Subaru, Hyundai Group Top IIHS Safety Ratings

Tougher headlight criteria reduce number of Top Safety Pick+ winners