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Toyota bets on fuel cell future with FAW, New! 2020-06-05 07:30:47Despite the backing of Toyota and other industry giants touting the benefits of fuel-cell vehicles — they refuel faster and are more suitable fo

GM's Cruise unit tries to poach Zoox engineers New! 2020-06-05 07:26:25With Amazon reportedly eyeing an acquisition of Zoox, Cruise founder Kyle Vogt reached out via email to engineers at the rival company, according to R

Jaguar Land Rover raises $705 million from Chinese New! 2020-06-05 05:41:40The loan package is JLR's first debt financing in China. Executives said it would help the automaker's Chinese unit manage cash flow during the coro

Bentley to cut 1,000 jobs, delay EV New! 2020-06-05 03:26:53The ultrauxury brand restarted output at its Crewe, England, factory on May 11 but the lost production time will reduce revenue by 25 percent to

Nissan recalls more than 1.8 million vehicles over 2020-06-04 16:19:49The recall covers Altima sedans from the 2013-18 model years. The automaker is working on a remedy and will start notifying owners later this month.

Most Ford salaried employees to work from home 2020-06-04 15:28:25The automaker, citing safety concerns, said it informed employees of the decision Thursday to help them plan their summer. FCA is bringing employees b

VW refresh of slow-selling Arteon coming June 24 2020-06-04 14:17:56The sedan, the successor in the lineup to the discontinued CC, was delayed in the U.S. until last year because of then-new emissions testing procedure

AutoCanada's Q1 earnings hammered by COVID-19 2020-06-04 13:46:44Despite the pandemic, AutoCanada saw signs of progress for its U.S. stores, which have been a drag on the company’s financial performance since

U.S. auto sales seen plunging 20%, Alix says 2020-06-04 13:23:03Amid global contraction, U.S. sales are not expected to reach 17 million vehicles again until 2026.

Self-driving cars could only prevent a third of 2020-06-04 12:27:44The new IIHS study outlined a more nuanced picture of human driver error, showing that not all mistakes can be eliminated by camera, radar and other s

GM to work closely with CATL in EV 2020-06-04 07:58:17The head of GM China said the automaker plans to locally source major components for its EVs in the country.

Tesla to address environmental concerns over planned German 2020-06-04 07:32:32A local official said new plans to be presented this week or next will address some issues by reducing the amount of fresh water required and was

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Don’t Even Look at This Über-Hot Volkswagen Arteon 2020-06-04 08:29:10You’ll be forgiven for having forgotten about the Volkswagen Arteon. The sleek-looking sports sedan ended up being less dynamic and more expensi

Old Cars Rule 2020-06-04 04:00:58Don’t get me wrong: I love new cars. Over the years, I’ve been asked many times which is best car I’ve ever driven, and my answer ha

Tesla Model X vs. Tesla Model Y Specs 2020-06-04 04:00:14For years, you were buying a Tesla because it was a Tesla. For most of the company’s history, it had only one model to sell at a time. That chan

Old Cars Suck 2020-06-04 04:00:10I’ve always wanted to own an old car. Growing up, my dad and I would talk about buying a beater early 1970s Chevrolet Chevelle to repair and fix

Kia Stinger GT vs. Genesis G70 3.3T: Is 2020-06-04 04:00:06They used to rule the road, these nimble, compact rear-drive sedans, ready to shred Angeles Crest upon request and zip across states with swift compos

What Brands Does Volkswagen Own? 2020-06-04 04:00:04Volkswagen AG is an automotive giant that has far reaching tentacles across the globe. The German automaker has a full stable of brands, some of which

2021 Mercedes-Benz CLS First Look: At Least Its 2020-06-03 17:18:57The Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class may not be our favorite vehicle in the Stuttgart automaker’s stable (far from it), but we’re happy to rep

Mix-and-Match Mazda RX-7 Has a 415-HP Beating Chevy 2020-06-03 15:19:11When maintained and operating correctly, Mazda’s twin-turbocharged 13B-REW rotary engine that came under the hood of the third-generation (FD) M

V-6 Hemi-Powered 1936 Willys Pickup Bares All 2020-06-03 15:19:02We simply cannot get enough of this one-of-a-kind, V-6 Hemi-powered 1936 Willys pickup that took home one of the biggest awards in the hot rod hobby.

The Near Term for Self-Driving Vehicles? More Delivery 2020-06-03 14:00:37Volkswagen has finally made its long-expected investment in Argo AI, the autonomous vehicle startup owned by Ford. General Motors’ Cruise h

This 2020 RX 450h Is The Best RX 2020-06-03 04:00:52The driving experience of your modern SUV owes a great deal to the Lexus RX. When it took home our inaugural SUV of the Year in 1999, we praised the R

From the Archives: Electric CARS ARE BACK 2020-06-03 04:00:48A new departure in electric vehicle construction: light, safe, noiseless, odorless, clean, durable, comfortable, simple in operation. Battery guarante

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UK LCV registrations down 74.1% in May as 2020-06-04 10:11:00The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market fell 74.1% year on year to 7,541 units in May as the nationwide coronavirus lockdown continued to imp

Ford's China ventures increase May sales as market 2020-06-04 09:57:00Ford's China joint ventures have reported year on year sales growth for May in a sign of how the world's largest auto market is continuing its recov

Russia May sales drop 52% 2020-06-04 09:16:00Russia sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles decreased by 51.8% compared to May, 2019 or by 67,813 sold units and amounted to 63,033 cars, a

GM planning electric van - report 2020-06-04 08:09:00General Motors is developing an electric van aimed at business users, joining a growing list of carmakers planning EVs for the same segment which incl

Gefco ships protective equipment to Romania 2020-06-04 07:23:00Gefco has organised time-critical shipments of protective equipment for a regional supplier of dental clinics and a large multinational distribution g

Northvolt and Hydro team for joint venture 2020-06-04 06:25:00Northvolt and Hydro have formed a joint venture, Hydro Volt, to enable recycling of battery materials and aluminium from the Norwegian market for elec

Aston Martin Lagonda cuts 500 jobs 2020-06-04 06:24:00Aston Martin Lagonda has announced plans to cut up to 500 jobs as the luxury carmaker gears up for a turnaround plan aimed at restoring profitability

Dacia sends 1,100 to 'technical unemployment' 2020-06-04 06:08:00Dacia has placed 1,100 employees at its factory in Mioveni, near Pitesti, Romania in 'technical unemployment' between 2 and 30 June, local media rep

UK new car sales down 89% in May 2020-06-04 05:24:00The UK new car market fell by 89% in May as it was impacted by lockdown and shuttered dealerships. However, the result was an improvement on April (-9

ITM Power forms H2OzBus Project 2020-06-04 05:21:00ITM Power has formed the H2OzBus Project and signed a memorandum of understanding with partners for evaluation in Australia.

Hyundai-Kia US sales rebound in May from April 2020-06-04 05:07:00Hyundai Motor Group reported an 18% fall in US vehicle sales to 104,786 units in May from 128,296 units a year earlier, as the COVID-19 coronavirus co

Polestar teams with Plugsurfing for EV charging 2020-06-04 05:00:00Polestar is partnering with Plugsurfing in Europe to improve electric vehicle public charging convenience ahead of initial Polestar 2 customer deliver

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2020 Karma Revero GT receives performance packs, $144,800 New! 2020-06-05 08:45:00As it prepares for the launch of its battery-electric Revero GTE in 2021, Karma Automotive has introduced new options for the existing extended-range

2021 Volkswagen Transporter (T7) spy shots New! 2020-06-05 07:30:00Volkswagen is working on an electric successor to its iconic Microbus based on 2017's ID Buzz concept car. It's confirmed to reach the United States

Bentley to cut a quarter of workforce New! 2020-06-05 06:00:00As the slowdown caused by the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic lingers on, more and more automakers are starting to announce job cuts. The latest is Bent

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Shooting Brake spy shots and New! 2020-06-05 02:30:00Mercedes-Benz's line of shooting brake models is proof that sometimes style wins out over practicality. For instance, cars like the CLA Shooting Brak

Jay Leno shows off his all-original 1957 Imperial 2020-06-04 14:00:00Cars may seem big today, but they were absolutely massive back in the day. Case in point is this early Imperial which was showcased on a recent episod

Rimac C_Two electric supercar development continues amid coronavirus 2020-06-04 13:00:00Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, the Rimac C_Two didn't get its planned debut at the 2020 Geneva motor show, but development of the electric super

Porsche is done racing in the WeatherTech SportsCar 2020-06-04 11:45:00Porsche announced Thursday it will end its participation in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship after 2020. The automaker cited the economic effect

2021 GMC Syclone, Dyson EV, “The Batman” Batmobile: 2020-06-04 11:00:00The folks at Specialty Vehicle Engineering are back with another tuned truck. Their latest creation is a modern GMC Syclone that is powered by a V-8.

Nissan e-4ORCE electric all-wheel drive almost ready for 2020-06-04 10:00:00Nissan is almost ready to expand its EV efforts beyond the single-motor Leaf hatchback. The automaker is developing a twin-motor powertrain that will

Dyson reveals canceled EV promising 600-mile range, 536 2020-06-04 09:00:00It was last October when we learned that Dyson, famous for its line of bag-less vacuum cleaners, had canceled plans for an electric car being develope

2022 Audi E-Tron GT spy shots 2020-06-04 08:00:00Audi's electric super sedan based on the Porsche Taycan's platform has been spotted in prototype form. The car is the production version of 2018's

Aston Martin to cut 500 jobs 2020-06-04 06:45:00Aston Martin announced Thursday plans to cut up to 500 jobs as part of a major restructuring to deal with losses that started mounting well before the

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