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Business

China's Auto Industry Still in "Park"

Auto production remains stalled by coronavirus epidemic

Propulsion

New Chevy EV Bows in China

The first in a wave of new EVs GM plans to launch worldwide in coming years

Business

Nissan Chief Says “Fire Me if I Don’t Deliver”

A high-wire act to save Nissan, Renault and their alliance

Business

Beijing Auto Show Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Motorsports and other industry events also delayed

Economics

GM Exits Australia, N. Zealand; Sells Thai Plant

Further focusing on a handful of fruitful markets for manufacturing

Business

Wrong-Way Nissan

Aging products. Slumping sales. Financial losses. A cloudy future.

Mobility

How Will Governments Handle Autonomous Mobility?

Report finds differences—and sometimes indifference—to robo-cars

Propulsion

Tesla’s China Plant Back in Business

EV maker resumes production in China.

Business

Ghosn Goes Hollywood

Ghosn hires a big-time Hollywood agent to shop his story.

Production

Toyota Extends Plant Shutdowns in China

Carmakers are beginning to extend shutdowns across the country.

Production

Kia Threatens to Scrap 2-Month-Old Factory in India

$1.1 billion facility could be relocated in the country

Sales

GM Dials Down 3-Cylinder Push in China

NVH issues outweigh fuel efficiency gains for some customers

Assembly

Hyundai Suspends S. Korea Output as Coronavirus Disrupts Supply Chain

Hyundai is the first carmaker to idle plants outside China because of the outbreak. It won't be the last.

Mobility

Study Highlights Differing Global Consumer Views on Autonomy

Most respondents are concerned about safety and don’t envision owning a self-driving car until at least 2025.

Sales

Time for Stock Sales at Nissan and Renault?

Nissan may push for stock sales that would loosen the glue that binds its alliance with Renault.

Batteries

China Likely to Extend EV Subsidies

China is having second thoughts about phasing out discounts on electric cars after EV sales dropped 4% last year.

Business

GM Ready to Sell India Plant

General Motors is shutting down operations in India by selling its last plant there to Chinese carmaker Great Wall Motor.

Business

FCA to Partner with Chinese iPhone Supplier on EVs

Proposed deal could help FCA in two big ways  

Sales

Genesis GV80 Reveal: 4 Takeaways

Hyundai’s luxury marque’s first crossover hits the mark on styling and tech. Will it sell?

Business

Kia's Big Plans for EVs, Advanced Mobility

Targets annual sales of 500,000 with a 6.6% EV market share by 2026

Production

Nissan Braces for a Break with Renault

A team of high-level executives at Nissan is stepping up what-if plans to go it alone should the company’s 20-year-old alliance with Renault fall apart.

Sales

Car Sales in China to Drop Again

China, the world’s largest car market, contracted by 8% to 25.8 million vehicles last year and is likely to shrink another 2% in 2020.

Autonomous Vehicles

ZF Makes a Case for Affordable Autonomy

Production applications for Level 2+ highway systems to start this year in Asia

Mobility

AutoX Storms Ahead with Robo-Taxis in China

Public rides with a fleet of self-driving Chrysler Pacificas to start soon on congested streets in rainy Shenzen