Auto Industry News

Uber signs deal to buy 24,000 autonomous vehicles from Volvo
The agreement could be a milestone in the development of driverless cars.
 
Safety group requests a major recall for Chrysler Pacifica minivans
(From News Services, November 20, 2017; 5:46 PM)
 
Volvo to supply Uber with thousands of self-driving cars
(AP, November 20, 2017; 12:19 PM)
 
Uber Signals at Business-Model Detour With Volvo Deal: Gadfly
(Bloomberg, November 20, 2017; 12:17 PM)
 
Auto safety group seeks Chrysler Pacifica recall
(AP, November 20, 2017; 10:54 AM)
 
Fly Charts: Tesla Truck Distraction, Gap Groundhog Day: Gadfly
(Bloomberg, November 20, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
Honda recalls 900,000 Odyssey minivans; 2nd row seat may tip
(AP, November 18, 2017; 12:00 PM)
 
For $200,000, Tesla will sell you the ‘world’s fastest’ consumer car
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 4:16 PM)
 
Hyundai moves far beyond its ‘cheap’ early image with Elantra GT Sport
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 4:01 PM)
 
Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions
(AP, November 17, 2017; 2:50 PM)
 
Judge won’t dismiss lawsuit tied to fiery Jeep Liberty crash
(AP, November 17, 2017; 11:28 AM)
 
US probes effectiveness of VW air bag wiring recall
(AP, November 17, 2017; 10:20 AM)
 
US probes effectiveness of VW air bag wiring recall
(AP, November 17, 2017; 9:23 AM)
 
Tesla Truck’s All About the Journey; Destination Unknown: Gadfly
(Bloomberg, November 17, 2017; 8:46 AM)
 
VW to spend $40B on electric cars, technology through 2022
(AP, November 17, 2017; 8:40 AM)
 
Mitsubishi recalls small cars; air bags may not inflate
(AP, November 17, 2017; 8:39 AM)
 
Nissan execs taking pay cuts over bogus vehicle inspections
(AP, November 17, 2017; 4:57 AM)
 
Tesla to enter trucking business with new electric semi
(AP, November 16, 2017; 3:18 PM)
 
US denies Ford, Mazda bids to delay Takata recall decision
(AP, November 15, 2017; 4:17 PM)
 
US denies Ford, Mazda bids to delay Takata recall decision
(AP, November 15, 2017; 3:12 PM)
 
Pope auctions Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq
(AP, November 15, 2017; 5:52 AM)
 
African American employees want to sue Tesla as a group for racial harassment
(From News Services, November 13, 2017; 5:14 PM)
 
Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk meets Erdogan in Turkey
(AP, November 8, 2017; 2:34 PM)
 
Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk meets Erdogan in Turkey
(AP, November 8, 2017; 10:11 AM)
 
Ford, Chinese partner form electric car venture
(AP, November 8, 2017; 6:42 AM)
 
Ford, Chinese partner form electric car venture
(AP, November 8, 2017; 6:09 AM)
 
Volkswagen, Google cooperate on quantum computing research
(AP, November 7, 2017; 7:27 AM)
 
Germany’s BMW sees Q3 earnings slip on higher investments
(AP, November 7, 2017; 4:38 AM)
 
Trump Might Have the Right Prescription for Toyota: Gadfly
(Bloomberg, November 7, 2017; 3:24 AM)
 
Toyota profit rises on sales growth, cheap yen, cost cuts
(AP, November 7, 2017; 2:39 AM)
 
Toyota profit rises on sales growth, cheap yen, cost cuts
(AP, November 7, 2017; 1:56 AM)
 
Fly Charts: Tesla Victims, Greenhill's Rainmaker Problem: Gadfly
(Bloomberg, November 6, 2017; 3:14 PM)
 
The Transit Connect: A good way for Ford to carry itself to the future
(The Washington Post, October 20, 2017; 12:05 PM)
 
Canadian firm could dodge 300 percent tariff by building jets in Alabama
(The Washington Post, October 16, 2017; 10:07 PM)
 
Tesla fires hundreds of employees, citing poor performance reviews
(The Washington Post, October 16, 2017; 11:00 AM)
 
The Google Home Mini is the easiest way to get into the smart home
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2017; 11:16 AM)
 
With the Camry, Toyota gives a lesson in how to make a car people want
(The Washington Post, October 9, 2017; 2:08 PM)
 
The Jeep Compass points the way quite nicely for Fiat Chrysler
(The Washington Post, October 6, 2017; 6:27 PM)
 
Clubman John Cooper Works All 4: The Mini that changed my mind
(The Washington Post, September 22, 2017; 3:58 PM)
 
BMW 2-Series: A good fit for loners
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:16 PM)
 
2017 Nissan Titan XD King Cab/Platinum Reserve: A major competitor to popular pickups
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2017; 6:13 AM)
 
2017 Fiat 500x: Elite technology and thoughtful finishes, at a pleasing price
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2017; 4:58 PM)
 
Audi engineer implicates top brass in Dieselgate coverup
(highgearmedia.com, August 24, 2017; 1:39 PM)
 
An airport gives away its handicapped spots to Lexus owners in a giant marketing fail
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2017; 2:18 PM)
 
Hyundai turning to trucks to pick up sluggish U.S. sales
(highgearmedia.com, August 23, 2017; 9:10 AM)
 
Chinese SUV manufacturer confirms interest in Jeep acquisition
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 5:18 PM)
 
VW revives its iconic Microbus as a self-driving electric van
(highgearmedia.com, August 21, 2017; 1:13 PM)
 
Trump administration scraps infrastructure advisory council
(highgearmedia.com, August 19, 2017; 6:10 AM)
 
Are self-driving cars the beginning of the end for the steering wheel?
(highgearmedia.com, August 18, 2017; 4:38 PM)
 
2018 Audi A5 Quattro: A heck of a ride, but not much room in back
(The Washington Post, August 18, 2017; 12:52 PM)
 
More News