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Autonomous Vehicles

VW Finalizes Investment in Argo

$2.6 billion investment creates global scale for partners’ autonomous vehicle operations

Marketing

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: May 25

Production snags, sales trends roil the auto industry

Business

A Look at What Could Have Been: Dyson’s Canceled EV

Tesla Model X fighter proved to be too costly of a risk

Hybrid

Driving on Sunshine

Dutch partners aim to boost EV range with solar panels

Batteries

China EV Maker Takes Norwegian Route to Europe

New BYD SUV will be followed by several light commercial trucks

Sales

U.S. Car Sales in April Drop to 30-Year Low

Upturn likely to begin in May, but consumer confidence will define the pace

Design

Design Chief Luc Donckerwolke Departs Hyundai

Luxury car guru has crafted the styling of many memorable Audi, Bentley, Lambo and Genesis models

Sales

Car Sales Plunge 52% Across Europe

Coronavirus lockdowns keep buyers away.

Production

Carmakers Tiptoe Back into Production in Europe

The trickle will continue into early May.

Batteries

McLaren Eyes Synthetic Fuels

Can the carbon-neutral technology eventually become a viable alternative to electric vehicles?

Sales

Coronavirus Industry Roundup: April 9

Wide regional variations persist over production plans

Labor

A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt

Design

Spot the Audi as You WFH

Show off your car-spotting chops with this list of Audis in movies, from E.T. to Spiderman. . .

Production

Coronavirus Roundup: March 27

More companies idle plants, look for cash

Batteries

Audi Revs Up E-Tron with Third Motor

Sport variants get more power and improved handling

Production

Germany Poised to Surpass China in EV Production

McKinsey says shift could come as early as next year

Fuel Cells

Gumpert Readies Methanol Fuel Cell-Powered Supercar

The $455,000 Nathalie has a 500-mile range and can rocket from zero to 62 mph in 2.5 seconds

Marketing

Munich Picked to Succeed Frankfurt Auto Show

Can the new location bring back exhibitors and jumpstart attendance?

Hybrid

Fisker's Upcoming “Ocean” EV in Action

Highlights include a sport suspension, active aerodynamics and enhanced crash protection

Batteries

Audi Lets Go. . .With a V8

Not everyone likes green—unless it is when a stop light turns from red. . .

Hybrid

Audi’s EV Output Chokes on Battery Shortage

Problem may portend a wider auto industry issue in Europe

Regulations

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

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

Marketing

Porsche Jumps to Top of CR Best-Car Ratings

Another year of surprising ups and downs

Sales

Car Sales Take a Dive in Europe

A volatile market stays that way