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Design

Next-Gen S-Class on Track for 2020 Intro

Mercedes says the vehicle will set a new benchmark in artificial intelligence and “needs-based electrification”

Electronics

Electronic Stability Control Turns 25

Bosch has produced some 250 million units since introducing the anti-skid technology in 1995

Business

Car Sales Crash in Europe

78% drop in April as countries, carmakers post double-digit declines

Production

China’s Carmakers Ease Social Distancing Rules

Masks, temperature checks, disinfection practices continue

Production

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup for May 15

Carmakers juggle production, search for funding

Business

Europe’s Bright Spot: Electrified Cars

Demand surges as overall market shrinks amid coronavirus crisis

Business

The Girl Behind Germany's 120-Year-Old Luxury Automaker

A few hints, it’s not Gertie and it rhymes with ladies

Fuel Cells

Volvo Group, Daimler Team Up on Fuel Cell-Powered Big Rigs

Can trucks save the hydrogen-based technology after a tepid response to fuel cell cars?

Business

Putting Computers to Work Against COVID-19

VW and Denso have teamed up with quantum computer specialist, D-Wave, to support medical researchers

Production

Carmakers Tiptoe Back into Production in Europe

The trickle will continue into early May.

Mobility

BMW, Marelli Expand Blockchain Parts Management

Deploying blockchain throughout the automotive supply chain process promises to improve parts and transaction tracking, transparency and adherence to standards.

Assembly

Coronavirus Industry Roundup: April 9

Wide regional variations persist over production plans

Production

Coronavirus Roundup: March 27

More companies idle plants, look for cash

Mobility

Geely Plans Satellite Fleet to Serve Robotic Cars

Systems will deliver nav, data, cloud computing services

Marketing

Coronavirus Pushes New Marketing Channels

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

Business

Car Sales Take a Dive in Europe

A volatile market stays that way

Economics

Daimler Grinds Away at Fixing Its Financial Woes

The challenges pile up for Daimler’s freshman CEO.

Business

World’s Top Auto Brands Defend Their Rankings

Brands are forever jockeying for superiority over their rivals.

Mobility

Boeing Joint Venture to Test Autonomous Air Taxis

New Zealand program promises to be a world first for tests involving consumers 

Regulations

Five Automotive Predictions for the New Decade

What worked in the past is going to be challenged in the future—if not outright eliminated by technological changes

Propulsion

Jeep Diesels Face Ban in Europe

Jeep faces a partial sales ban in Europe unless it fixes diesel-powered Grand Cherokee SUVs that evade emission regulations.

Mobility

TomTom Integrates Map Tech with ADAS

Benefits include improved fuel efficiency, pinpointing road hazards

Economics

Geely Ponders Stake in Aston Martin

Geely Holdings reportedly has joined the list of investors eyeing stakes in financially struggling Aston Martin.

Business

Mercedes Defends Sales Crown, Again

Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz brand is still the global sales champ among luxury car brands.