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Production

Coronavirus Roundup: April 3

Carmakers extend plant shutdowns, eye mid-April restarts

Production

Coronavirus Roundup: March 27

More companies idle plants, look for cash

Assembly

Coronavirus Roundup: March 24

A rundown on auto industry activity spurred by the coronavirus

Propulsion

Sweden Tests Electrified Road

Wireless tech recharges EV batteries on the fly

Business

COVID-19 Concerns Sideline Automotive News World Congress

Postponement follows cancellations of Beijing, Geneva and New York auto shows

Business

Structural Fatigue Worsens for Renault-Nissan Alliance

Distractions keep piling up as partnership flounders

Business

PSA’s Tavares Named World Car Person of the Year

FCA merger, Opel turnaround lead list of accomplishments

Economics

Global Car Sales Forecasts Fall on Virus Fears

Clearer picture not likely for many weeks

Business

China's Auto Industry Still in "Park"

Auto production remains stalled by coronavirus epidemic

Business

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

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

Connectivity

SEAT Turns to Israeli Startups for Innovation

Largest innovation concentration outside of Silicon Valley

Business

Car Sales Take a Dive in Europe

A volatile market stays that way

Business

China Calls the Shots on Car Sales

China continues to magnify the ups and downs of global sales totals.

Business

Wrong-Way Nissan

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

Business

Ghosn Goes Hollywood

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

Marketing

World’s Top Auto Brands Defend Their Rankings

Brands are forever jockeying for superiority over their rivals.

Business

Mercedes X-Class Pickup Gets Quick Retirement

Dismal sales doom niche model less than 3 years after its introduction

Production

UPDATE: Carmakers Brace for Impact As Coronavirus Spreads

Carmakers are on high alert about possible disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak that began in China two months ago.

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.

Legal

FCA Files to Dismiss GM Racketeering Claim

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles wants a federal court to toss out claims by General Motors that it enjoyed special labor concessions by bribing United Auto Workers union executives.

Regulations

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.

Business

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.

Legal

Ghosn Unloads

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.

Business

How Ghosn Got from Tokyo to Beirut

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