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GM Ready to Sell India Plant

January 17, 2020 at 4:13 PM

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

FCA to Partner with Chinese iPhone Supplier on EVs

January 16, 2020 at 5:18 PM

Proposed deal could help FCA in two big ways  

China, U.S. Finalize Mini-Trade Deal

January 16, 2020 at 10:02 AM

All about the U.S.-China first-step trade deal.

Genesis GV80 Reveal: 4 Takeaways

January 15, 2020 at 2:23 PM

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

Kia's Big Plans for EVs, Advanced Mobility

January 14, 2020 at 11:05 AM

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

Nissan Braces for a Break with Renault

January 14, 2020 at 10:16 AM

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.

Car Sales in China to Drop Again

January 13, 2020 at 11:10 AM

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.

ZF Makes a Case for Affordable Autonomy

January 10, 2020 at 2:42 PM

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

AutoX Storms Ahead with Robo-Taxis in China

January 10, 2020 at 1:29 PM

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

Nissan Doubles Up on Electric AWD

January 09, 2020 at 3:06 PM

Dual-motor system promises premium sports car handling

Geely, Daimler Finalize EV Venture

January 09, 2020 at 1:50 PM

Daimler and Geely are ready to revive the German company’s Smart minicar brand as a global electric car company.

Car Sales in China Fell Again in 2019

January 09, 2020 at 11:24 AM

Retail car sales in China shrank for the second consecutive year in 2019, including a 4% decline last month.

Ghosn Unloads

January 08, 2020 at 7:02 PM

Fugitive auto executive Carlos Ghosn used a lengthy press conference in Beirut earlier today to reiterate claims of innocence and mistreatment by prosecutors in Japan.

Sony Creates Concept EV

January 08, 2020 at 2:22 PM

Sony has long been a supplier to OEMs. Will it become a competitor in the EV space?

GM: Another Painful Sales Year in China

January 07, 2020 at 2:27 PM

General Motors reports its sales in China skidded 15% to 3.09 million cars and trucks. The company expects further erosion in 2020.

Japan Issues Arrest Warrant for Ghosn’s Wife

January 07, 2020 at 2:01 PM

Japan has issued an arrest warrant for Carlos Ghosn’s wife Carole, two weeks after the former Nissan chairman fled the country to avoid charges of financial misdeeds.

Hyundai/Kia to Spend Big on EVs, Mobility

January 03, 2020 at 4:40 PM

The Korea-based company is making a big commitment. Make that BIG.

Ghosn Joins Interpol’s “Wanted” List

January 03, 2020 at 2:35 PM

Ex-Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn is now on Interpol’s wanted list as a fugitive from justice in Japan. The request is unenforceable in Lebanon, where he fled.

Tesla Cuts Model 3 Prices in China

January 03, 2020 at 12:01 PM

Tesla lowered the base price of Chinese-built Model 3 electric sedans 9% today. It’s aiming for a 20% reduction by year-end.

How Ghosn Got from Tokyo to Beirut

January 02, 2020 at 2:44 AM

Carlos Ghosn’s dash to Lebanon last weekend to avoid prosecution in Japan has all the trappings of a “Mission Impossible” movie.