How are you going to get the people behind the wheel of an EV?
Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, Automotive Design & Production
In the middle of a long trip, motorists often feel the need to “stretch their legs” to relieve stiffness.
Volkswagen's CEO says the company will fade away without "radical" overhaul.
New-car sales in Europe advanced 1% last year but could stall in 2020.
Russia’s promising car sales revival ended in December after only two years, leaving the market 40% below its all-time high reached seven years earlier.
Prosecutors in Germany have filed criminal charges against six more Volkswagen executives for their roles in the company’s never-ending diesel emission cheating scandal.
Benefits include improved fuel efficiency, pinpointing road hazards
Production applications for Level 2+ highway systems to start this year in Asia
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Geely Holdings reportedly has joined the list of investors eyeing stakes in financially struggling Aston Martin.
Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz brand is still the global sales champ among luxury car brands.
Daimler and Geely are ready to revive the German company’s Smart minicar brand as a global electric car company.
Daimler is the latest European carmaker to be sued by investors over its alleged use of illegal software to evade diesel emission tests.
Meta-material cuts weight by 75%
Tesla says its next electric-car factory, due to open in Germany 18 months from now, eventually will be able to make 500,000 EVs per year.
Germany’s auto industry, which depends heavily on exports, is in trouble.
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Retail sales of new cars in the U.K. slid 2% to a six-year low as the British auto industry continues to implode.
Daimler is calling back 744,900 Mercedes-Benz cars in the U.S. to check for glass sunroof panels that could blow off while the vehicle is moving.
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.
Volkswagen has shelled out billions of dollars in the U.S. over its diesel cheating scandal. Now it’s in talks to settle claims by more than 400,000 disgruntled customers in Germany.
The Turkish government is backing a $3.7 billion bid to establish the country's first domestic carmaker.
The Volkswagen Group, which is getting more bullish about electric cars by the month, now predicts its namesake brand will build 1 million EVs by 2023, two years sooner than previously forecast—and 1.5 million more in 2025 alone.
dSPACE GmbH’s TargetLink has evolved into a model-based code generator that helps its users quickly and automatically develop control software for everything from power windows to powertrains.
Volkswagen’s 4-year-old diesel cheating scandal may be just getting started as a wave of consumer fraud complaints grows.
Sales of traditional cars have taken a beating as consumers opt for SUV/crossover vehicles instead. Will minivans be the next casualty?
European sales of commercial trucks skidded 9% to 205,000 vehicles in November, their third decline in as many months.
PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles say two PSA platforms will carry two-thirds of all small cars made by the companies after they merge.
The company’s acquisition of U.K.-based Latent Logic aims to make self-driving cars act more like human drivers.
The auto industry contemplates its biggest merger ever, as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Group formally agree to $47 billion deal.