Autonomous Vehicles

Karma Aims to Join EV Platform-Sharing Club

Autonomous utility van and high-powered supercar among 22 possible variants


VW Atlas Gets Some New Gear

Accessory package inspired by 2019’s Basecamp concept


A New Use for Windshield Wiper Motors: Powering Coronavirus Ventilators

VW’s SEAT unit teams up with suppliers to combat COVID-19 pandemic in Spain

Additive Manufacturing

Bugatti Expands Use of 3D-Printed Parts

3D-printed titanium tailpipe cover cuts weight by 39% 


Coronavirus Roundup: March 27

More companies idle plants, look for cash


Coronavirus Roundup: March 24

A rundown on auto industry activity spurred by the coronavirus


Toyota, Hino Partner on Fuel Cell Truck

Truck tests accelerate, while car sales continue to flounder


Six More Carmakers Join N. America Shutdowns

Driven by concerns about health—and now, sales – automakers are putting production on hold


VW Powers Up Retrofit Electric Microbus

Convert a classic 1960s-era T1 model into an electric Bulli for 70K


GM Names New CTO and Communications Chief

Jon Lauckner and Tony Cervone retiring at the end of June


5G Connectivity Coming to Cars in a Big Way

ABI predicts 83 million vehicles will be equipped with the technology by 2035


UPDATE: BMW, Ford, Toyota, VW Suspend Production in Europe

UAW calls for similar move in U.S. to protect workers from pandemic


COVID-19 Concerns Sideline Automotive News World Congress

Postponement follows cancellations of Beijing, Geneva and New York auto shows


U.S. Jury Awards VW Diesel Owners $20K Each

VW to appeal the bellwether case.


Germany Poised to Surpass China in EV Production

McKinsey says shift could come as early as next year

Interiors & Electronics

GM Unveils Its Commitment to EVs: What Does This Mean?

GM, no stranger to electric vehicles, is getting ready for an extensive build—and will start next year


Coronavirus Pushes New Marketing Channels

Options take on new importance as crisis disrupts dealerships, car shows


China's Auto Industry Still in "Park"

Auto production remains stalled by coronavirus epidemic


VW Faces First U.S. Jury Trial Over Cheater Diesels

New phase begins over the company’s never-ending crisis


Porsche Jumps to Top of CR Best-Car Ratings

Another year of surprising ups and downs


Ford’s New COO Could See Pay Jump 32%

It’s all about delivering the company’s long-awaited overhaul


SEAT Turns to Israeli Startups for Innovation

Largest innovation concentration outside of Silicon Valley


Car Sales Take a Dive in Europe

A volatile market stays that way