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Union Budget 2019: Here is what automakers expect  ETAuto.com

Indian automobile industry will move to Bharat Stage VI from April 2020 and several other regulatory compliance issues will have to be fulfilled in th..


Automakers flex their metal for #10YearChallenge  Wheels24

Automakers jump aboard the '10 year challenge', where people shared a photograph of themselves a decade ago in comparison to 2019.


Automakers Are Still Figuring Out Vehicle Subscription Model 01/21/2019  MediaPost Communications

At its annual pre-Detroit auto show breakfast last week, Cox Automotive analysts were bullish about the prospects of vehicle subscription services in 2019.


Automakers Attracted To NHRA, Signaling Sanction's Upward Arc  Dragzine.com

Steve Beahm, who bears the impossibly long job title of head of Parts and *Service* (Mopar) and Passenger Car Brands for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles – North ...


USMCA No Panacea for Canadian Automakers  Ward's Auto

Canadian automakers want the government to address the high cost of assembling vehicles in Canada now that the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement ...


Why Automakers Must Start Planning For A Challenging Year In 2019  Forbes

It's not surprising that the U.S. auto industry stalled in 2018. As I noted at the end of last year, the industry was able to stay stable for nearly a decade due to ...


'Catastrophic' no-deal Brexit scenario looms larger, dashing automakers' hopes  Automotive News Europe

The United Kingdom's auto industry has shifted its tone from quiet resignation to angry bellowing as the government once again failed to gain a consensus ...


‘Steamrolled by Trump’: How the White House has made life harder for U.S. automakers  The Washington Post

The colliding pressures from declining sedan sales and angry politicians have put automakers in a lose-lose situation, some analysts said.


Berkshire's lithium venture may supply U.S. automakers, including Tesla - FT  Yahoo! Finance News

The venture has been in talks to supply Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) with lithium, a component for batteries to power electric cars, the newspaper reported, citing people ...


Electric cars spur massive design change among automakers  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Electric vehicles are one of the biggest trends seen at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.


Auto Alliance, Global Automakers: Follow OEM repair procedures  Repairer Driven News

The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and Association of Global Automakers this month declared that all “post-collision vehicle repairs” must follow OEM ...


Automakers close out the year with decline in US new vehicle sales  CNBC

Major automakers on Thursday posted a weak finish to the year for U.S. new vehicle sales but remained bullish on the outlook for the economy even as much of ...


As Auto Makers Embrace AI, CIOs Become Team Players  Wall Street Journal

To better align tech and business goals, artificial intelligence in the auto industry is being led by groups of senior IT, business and production officials.


Ford, Volkswagen global alliance: Automakers to develop commercial vans, medium-sized pickups  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company announced Tuesday the first formal agreements in a broad alliance that the companies say positions them "to boost ...


U.S. Auto Makers Hit Speed Bumps Abroad  The Wall Street Journal

Detroit's Big Three continued to post strong domestic sales last year, thanks to Americans' passion for SUVs and pickups, but a rockier road overseas raises ...


Automakers in China put the brakes on production  Nikkei Asian Review

BEIJING/TOKYO -- Global automakers are slashing production at their plants in China as sales stall in the world's largest car market, a slowdown that.


China Sales Decline Puts Automakers in a Tight Spot  Zacks.com

The slump in China douses hope of robust growth in auto sales in the months ahead.


Why China is getting tougher for Ford, GM and other automakers  CNBC

Auto sales in China are the slowest they have been since the Asian financial crisis in the late 1990s, say industry analysts.


Tesla is ahead of automakers in 3 key categories, tech money manager says  CNBC

"We believe that [the] transportation industry is going to shift wholesale to electric, and Tesla is ahead of the pack," ARK Invest's Cathie Wood says.


Sci-fi becomes reality, tariffs overshadow sales and more in store for automakers in 2019  CNBC

There were more than a few lumps of coal in the stockings for those leading an auto industry this year, and 2019 isn't shaping up to be any easier. Tariffs, rising ...


Organizers hope date change will lure automakers, media back to NAIAS  Michigan Radio

It's the start of the 30th annual North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. It's also the last time the show will be in January. The once.


U.S. automakers push for deal on fuel efficiency rules  Reuters

DETROIT, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Executives at the major U.S. automakers are pressing the Trump administration and California to agree on standards for fuel ...


Automakers, startups descend on Motor City amid industry shake-ups  Columbia Missourian

Automakers debut new cars, technology to media and industry at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The show opens Saturday to the public.


Magna CEO: Automakers Are Tremendously Overspending on Electric Cars, Autonomous Tech  The Drive

Automakers are spending more on electric cars and autonomous-driving tech to satisfy stricter emissions standards, Wall Street, and anticipated future consumer ...


Chao calls on automakers to 'step up' and educate public on AVs  Smart Cities Dive

At the Transportation Research Board (TRB) annual meeting, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao urged automakers and Silicon Valley to "step up" and ...


Keith Crain: Automakers will have to decide  Automotive News

People love autoshows, but Automotive News Editor-in-Chief Keith Crain says the bells and whistles are becoming so costly it might be time to get back to the ...


Top Court Tells Green Panel To Check Car-Makers For Emissions Violations  NDTV News

The Supreme Court on Monday favoured widening of judicial scrutiny of a case pertaining to use of cheat device in diesel cars to flout emission norms in ...


Automakers Show Environmentally Conscious Cars at the 2019 Auto Show  Hour Detroit Magazine

A recently released study by the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, states that if highly polluting countries, such as America, don't quickly change ...


Five cars that prove automakers and fashion designers make the coolest collabs  Driving

There's an unspoken synergy between the fashion and automotive worlds. The two industries have a lot in common, including an unwavering appreciation for ...


Global Automakers To Spend $300 Billion On EVs In 10 Years  OilPrice.com

Global automakers are going all-in on electrification with plans to spend a combined $300 billion on EVs over the next decade, according to a Reuters analysis.


Automakers urge to end US-China trade war  Aljazeera.com

Two of the biggest automakers here at the show say tariffs are cutting 2018 profits by a billion dollars each.


Why Ford and Other Auto Makers Are Restructuring and Teaming Up  Barron's

Ford plans to close plants in Russia, Germany, and France. Are the auto makers signaling a downturn, or is something else going on?


China’s Car Slump Leaves Foreign Auto Makers With Idle Factories  The Wall Street Journal

A downturn in China's car market has wrong-footed some of the world's biggest auto makers, saddling them with factories they no longer need and that are costly ...


Ways Automakers Can Offset Connected-Car Costs  Ward's Auto

Automakers Can Offset Costs of Connected Car Costs With Infotainment Ads.


Automakers staring at production stoppage due to restrictions on steel imports: SIAM  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Automobile industry body SIAM Monday said vehicle manufacturers are staring at production stoppage if there is no resolution of the issues over ...


Global Auto Makers Dented as China Car Sales Fall for First Time in Decades  The Wall Street Journal

Passenger-vehicle sales in China fell last year for the first time since 1990, producing a wreck for Ford, GM and other global manufacturers, which have banked ...


Britain's luxury automakers prepare for worst as Brexit looms  Automotive News Europe

Automakers including Rolls-Royce, Bentley and Aston Martin are bracing themselves for a no-deal scenario and disruption to their supply chains after the UK ...


Automakers expand connected car ecosystem with payment technologies  Mobile Payments Today

Automakers from Honda to GM and Hyundai see mobile payment technology as a key component in developing connected car technology.


BMW, Mercedes could develop compact cars together, paper says  Automotive News Europe

BMW and Mercedes could jointly develop the next generations of their compact cars – the BMW 1 series and the Mercedes A class – as part of a wider ...


The Secret Reason Why Automakers Love Putting Easter Eggs on Their Vehicles  RoadandTrack.com

Maybe you've seen one of these things. A detail drawn onto the glass or cast into the plastic of some new vehicle, a cute little cartoon or throwback reference.


Detroit auto show isn't what it used to be as luxury automakers from Audi to Porsche skip  CNBC

As automakers jump ship, revealing their latest improvements at the LA Auto Show that runs right after Thanksgiving or the Consumer Electronics Show in Las ...


Tesla CEO Elon Musk's influence grows as automakers roll out electric-vehicle plans at Detroit auto show  CNBC

From announcing all-electric cars to adding assembly lines specifically for plug-in models, auto executives are ramping up their electric vehicle plans in a nod to ...


For auto-makers, a ‘no-deal’ Brexit will be the last straw  The Hindu BusinessLine

There are enough issues to deal with in Europe and added worries on US-China trade tensions.


Remember your favorite car, automakers are resurrecting past models  USA TODAY

The 2020 Toyota Supra. As the 2019 Detroit auto show begins this week with media previews, dead cars are coming back to life with a supernatural vengeance.


Amazon teams with Southfield company to bring Alexa to automakers  Crain's Detroit Business

Amazon is teaming with P3 North America, a Southfield-based consulting and technology company, to make it easier for automakers and suppliers to integrate ...


The Waiting Game: List of Automakers Standing in Line for EPA Approval Grows  The Truth About Cars

As previously reported, vehicle certifications have been suspended during the current government shutdown. While this is normally a non-issue, the extended ...


With Sluggish Economy, Chinese Auto Industry Eyes U.S. Market  WBUR

A handful of domestic Chinese automakers have announced plans to sell cars in the U.S., as demand in China softens and the economy slows.


Colorado becomes 11th state to adopt zero-emissions vehicle standards  The Car Connection

Last week, Colorado became the 11th state to require automakers to sell electric cars in the state to meet a specific quota tied to overall sales. Colorado is the ...


No-deal Brexit fears have UK automakers stockpiling parts ahead of expected border issues  autoweek.com

As the U.K. heads toward a likely no-deal Brexit on March 29, without a formal agreement with the European Union, automakers with operations in the U.K. are ...


High interest rates, insurance costs bring life of automakers to a crawl  Economic Times

Passenger vehicle sales remained under pressure in December with high interest rates and increase in insurance costs deterring consumers from buying cars.


Indian Government Forecasts Up to $10B in Auto Sector Investment by 2023 - Steel, Aluminum, Copper, Stainless, Rare Earth, Metal Prices, Forecasting  MetalMiner

In a late December report, the Indian government said it forecast the Indian automotive sector to attract between U.S. $8 billion and $10 billion in local and ...


Boom or Doom for U.S. Automakers in 2019?  Bloomberg

For the global auto industry, analysts are predicting doom and gloom for 2019. Yet one company says it'll buck that trend: GM forecasts a surprise profit for this ...


2019 CES Highlights: News Made by Ford, Toyota, Audi, and Other Automakers  Motor Trend

Ah, the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show. The show auto writers love to hate has undeniably become an “it” show that can't be missed, even if—like FCA—you ...


Trump tariffs force tough choices at US auto suppliers  MSN Autos

WYOMING, Mich.—Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing. The co-owner and chief executive of RoMan Manufacturing Inc, ...


Audi, Mobileye, Waymo, other top automakers unite to spread the self-driving gospel  TechCrunch

The self-driving vehicle evangelists are uniting. A number of major automakers, technology companies and organizations with a stake in autonomous vehicles, ...


Paris determined to keep tight rein on Renault-Nissan  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The arrest of alliance head and linchpin Carlos Ghosn has not deterred the French government from its push to permanently combine Renault and.


Automakers face a series of protests at the Detroit Auto Show  Detroit Free Press

Several groups will be protesting the Detroit auto show over the next few days, ranging from gripes with emissions to anger over job losses.


Motor Mouth: Naughty automakers need to make New Year's resolutions  Driving

Ancient Babylonians originated the concept of the New Year's resolution — at the start of every year, they promised their gods to pay debts past due and return ...


U-M engineering graduates no longer flocking to automakers  Detroit Free Press

The figures on University of Michigan graduates and where they find jobs could be just one small indicator of slower average growth for the state.


Why automakers camouflage their vehicles  The Globe and Mail

Car companies employ diverse means of subterfuge to cloak their test vehicles.


Audi previews open VR entertainment platform for automakers  Mobile Marketer

At CES, Audi is presenting a technology that adopts virtual *content* to the movements of a car in real-time, letting backseat passengers play video games that are ...


Auto Execs Say U.S. Mexico Canada Trade Pact Will Have Positive Effects  Forbes

The much-critiqued new U.S. Mexico Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) that replaces the previous North American Free Trade Agreement will have positive ...


On the Road Review: Kia Forte Sedan  The Ellsworth American

Of all the car classes remaining in the marketplace, the most life exists in the compact sedan class, where recent redesigns from Honda, Toyota and this.


No-shows for auto shows? | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

ETROIT — At first glance, this year's edition of the North American International Auto Show might look like any other from the past: Gleaming vehicles, bri.


Future Daimler CEO open to working with automakers to ease costs  Automotive News Europe

Daimler's incoming CEO, Ola Kallenius, said he is open to working with other automakers and technology firms to share the burden of the industry's costly ...


Howes: New year promises confrontation, change for Detroit autos  The Detroit News

Happy New Year: Detroit's three automakers are poised for the most tumultuous year since two of them emerged from federally induced bankruptcy a decade ...


Tesla’s CCS Supercharger expansion ramps with dual-charge stall sightings in Europe  Teslarati

Tesla is yet to start deliveries of the Model 3 in Europe, but the electric car maker is already making the necessary preparations for the vehicle's upcoming arrival.


Opinion: Expiring tax credits hurt US automakers, favor imports  Green Car Reports

President Trump campaigned on a promise to aid U.S. manufacturers and provide more incentives for them to produce products in the U.S. Now the President, ...


Electric Vehicles Could Cost the Same as Gasoline and Diesel Cars by 2021: Report  The Drive

Electric cars have been held back by higher average prices than their gasoline and diesel counterparts, but new research indicates that this could change over ...


It's up to California to save us from this Trump rollback  CNN

Daniel Becker and James Gerstenzang say that as President Donald Trump races to gut the Obama administration's auto mileage and emissions program, the ...


As far as years go, 2018 was a wild one for automakers as Tesla, Nissan, GM investors hope for peace and calm in 2019  CNBC

One titan of the car business suddenly died. Another is locked in a Japanese prison. The U.S. president is threatening the largest U.S. automaker for cutting ...


Smart Car Makers See Safety Enhancements Turning Into Revenue Opportunities  Insurance Journal

As vehicles get smarter, your car will be keeping eyes on you. This week at CES, the international consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, a host of.


Mercedes-Benz USA CEO: Automakers Must Also Be Tech Companies to Make It  Cheddar

By Chloe Aiello. Cars in 2019 are about so much more than transporting passengers from point A to B. That's why luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz chose to sit ...


These vehicles will be killed in 2019: Say goodbye to Chevrolet, Ford, Nissan cars  USA TODAY

In the auto industry, business is booming for the undertaker. Automakers are killing vehicle models at a steady clip – largely because buyer preferences are ...


2020 Toyota Supra Sports Coupe Reflects Inner Racing And Video Game Life Of CEO Akio Toyoda  Forbes

Toyota Motor Corp., discouraged by year after year of slow sales of its fourth-generation Supra high-performance sports coupe, finally pulled the plug on exports ...


Automakers Prepare for “No-Deal” Brexit  WOLF STREET

Honda, the fourth largest car producer in the UK, has unveiled plans to halt its UK production for the first six days of April in order to stockpile parts in the ...


Ford, Chevrolet, Toyota compete in the hot super truck market  KABC-TV

As truck buyers are willing to pay more to have the best off-road pickup available off the showroom floor, truck makers are only too happy to oblige.


The Tesla Model 3 is finally approved for European roads  TechCrunch

Tesla can now deliver Model 3 vehicles to European customers. The automakers midsize sedan was recently granted approval from RDW, the Dutch regulator ...


Qorvo® Module Enables Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything Trials by Major Automakers  Associated Press

Industry-leading front-end module is at the heart of Qualcomm's C-V2X reference design GREENSBORO, N.C., Jan. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Qorvo® ...


2019 Chrysler Pacifica Claims Only IIHS Top Safety Pick for American Automakers  The Drive

Chrysler's Pacifica minivan is the sole American-branded vehicle to earned a Top Safety Pick rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) for the ...


Record 19 Manufacturers Set for IMSA Participation  Sportscar365

IMSA has confirmed that a total of 19 manufacturers are eligible for competition in its series this year, marking a new record in participation and activation within ...


Auto thieves outwitting smart key systems in 'relay attacks':The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

A man watched in disbelief as video footage showed two thieves needing only five seconds to break into his supposedly highly secure Lexus LS500 parked at ...


An Amazon auto exec explains why Silicon Valley won't destroy traditional automakers  Business Insider

Ned Curic, Amazon's vice president of Alexa automotive, previously worked at Toyota, and he told Business Insider that Amazon and Toyota had similar cultures ...


Fiat Chrysler says merger proposals with other automakers are off the table for now  WILX-TV

DETROIT (AP) Fiat Chrysler's new CEO says major job cuts or an alliance with other automakers are not in the plans for Italian-American automaker.


VW Considers Extending €9,000 Diesel Incentives In Germany  Carscoops

Volkswagen is currently looking into the possibility of extending their trade-in incentives to owners of older vehicles across Germany, thus expanding the ...


Cypress Semi's CEO Talks Cars, Smart Homes and Industry M&A With TheStreet  TheStreet.com

As Cypress Semiconductor (CY - Get Report) weathers a chip industry downturn, it remains quite upbeat about its growth potential in the automotive and smart ...


COMMENT: How Singapore is setting the standard for the future of urban mobility  Automotive World

A new report by Automotive World explores how Singapore is positioning itself as a city of innovation, and the challenges it faces along the way. By Betti Hunter.


France downplays a Renault-Nissan merger  Automotive News Europe

France's finance minister said there is no plan to remodel the Renault and Nissan alliance, even as the Nikkei newspaper reported that Paris wants to integrate ...


Electric Vehicles Are in the Spotlight at Detroit's 2019 Auto Show  The New York Times

Automakers are rolling out models meant to widen the appeal of electric cars. But making it easier and faster to charge them is a crucial challenge.


America's love for SUVs caught US carmakers off guard. Now, overcapacity is looking eerily similar to the era before the auto bailout  Business Insider

Overcapacity is crippling the US automotive industry during what should be a boom time for carmakers.


Ontario premier to meet with GM, other automakers and union president in Detroit  CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

A spokeswoman for Ontario's premier says Doug Ford will use a trip to a Detroit auto show to meet with executives from General Motors and several other ...


Prodrive's solution to composite recycling | Automotive Industry Interview  just-auto.com

Prodrive Composites has developed a process for manufacturing recyclable composite components that can satisfy future end-of-life requirements without ...


What Do You Want Out of an Electric Car?  Jalopnik

The era of the electric car is upon us. While neither was as revolutionary as years past, CES and the Detroit Auto Show saw their fair share of new EV ideas, ...


Kelley Blue Book Names 2019 Best Auto Tech Award Winners  Sierra Sun Times

2019 Tesla Model 3. Credit: Tesla January 21, 2019 - IRVINE, Calif. - PRNewswire/ -- Technology has blossomed into one of the last great differentiators among ...


Wall Street Doesn't Think Much of Ford's Relationship With Volkswagen  The Truth About Cars

Like stern parents who just don't understand, Wall Street analysts are playing hard to please when it comes to the alliance forged between Ford and Volkswagen ...


All-electric pickups and SUVs are coming, and Rivian wants to be first out of the gate  The Globe and Mail

The R1T electric pickup truck starts at US$69000, while the R1S SUV costs US$72500.


Car Companies Aren't Even Trying To Sell Electric Cars  CleanTechnica

January 20th, 2019 by Nexus Media. Originally published by Nexus Media. By Jeremy Deaton. This article is part of a series about barriers to the widespread ...


With SUVs in demand, what does the future hold for electric vehicles?  Detroit Free Press

In 2018, two of Detroit's three automakers announced that they will cut many of the cars in their lineups. Late last year, GM shook the industry with plans to ...


Tesla Plans 7 Percent Staff Cut, Says Road Ahead ‘Extremely Difficult’  CBS San Francisco

FREMONT (CBS SF / AP) — Bay Area-based electric car maker Tesla will cut seven percent of its workforce as it tries to lower prices and break out of the ...


Do You Need a Digital License Plate? One Startup Thinks So  WIRED

If you don't believe your car is just a big, high-speed gadget, take a moment to count the screens. You might find one in the place of the old analog instrument ...


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