Can suppliers handle autonomous-era exposure?

Few small parts suppliers have ever faced the kind of negative attention that comes with headline-making accidents.

Dealers sue Mazda over multi-tier bonus plan

Florida dealership Kuhn Mazda and the New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers are suing Mazda Motor of America Inc. in two lawsuits alleging its new Mazda Brand Experience Program 2.

Electric car startup Rivian ready to reveal first products at AutoMobility LA

The suburban Detroit electric-vehicle aspirant Rivian Automotive, spearheaded by a wonky car geek, MIT graduate RJ Scaringe, will show its first two models next month.

Elena Ford appointment a good move

Ford makes a good move in appointing Elena Ford to oversee customer experience.

Why this Tesla wannabe has a big brother problem

Nio, the Chinese EV maker that raised almost $1 billion in recent IPO, is banking on its smart and connected car. But there are concerns over data privacy.

Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Magneti Marelli to KKR’s Calsonic Kansei

Fiat Chrysler is selling its parts unit, Magneti Marelli, to Calsonic Kansei in a $7.1 billion transaction, the two companies said. The new company will be called Magneti Marelli CK Holdings.

Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Marelli to KKR’s Calsonic Kansei

Fiat Chrysler is selling its parts unit, Magneti Marelli, to Calsonic Kansei in a $7.1 billion transaction. The new company will be called Magneti Marelli CK Holdings and will be based in Japan.

‘Ford Proud’ marketing campaign shows company swagger

Ford Motor Co. is transforming its business for the future, but it wants consumers to know that it’s still very good at building the cars and trucks on sale today.

Amid unease, dealers get clearest look yet at Ford’s restructuring plan

Dealers got the clearest look to date at CEO Jim Hackett’s restructuring plan. Executives vowed to freshen showrooms through shorter product development cycles.

Aston Martin considers flying in components, changing ports to handle Brexit delays

Aston Martin is considering flying in components and moving more parts through ports other than Dover if there is any border friction after Britain leaves the EU.

BASF, Nornickel join forces in EV battery push

BASF and Russia’s Nornickel are joining forces in an EV-battery cooperation that will see the long-term supply of nickel and cobalt by Nornickel, while BASF will build a plant to produce battery materials in Harjavalta, Finland.

Audi e-tron faces four-week delay because of software issue

A spokesman said the e-tron is delayed because the automaker needs new regulatory clearance for a piece of software that was modified during the development process.

Why this Tesla wannabe has a big brother problem

Nio, the Chinese EV maker that raised almost $1 billion in recent IPO, is banking on its smart and connected car. But there are concerns over data privacy.

BASF, Nornickel join forces in EV battery push

BASF and Russia’s Nornickel are joining forces in an EV-battery cooperation that will see the long-term supply of nickel and cobalt by Nornickel, while BASF will build a plant to produce battery materials in Harjavalta, Finland.