Industry

 
Mercedes-Benz C-Class production in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Mercedes-Benz Starts C-Class Production At Alabama Plant

Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday started production of the 2015 C-Class at its plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the same site where it builds the M-, R- (for Chinese market only) and GL-Class models. It was first confirmed that the Tuscaloosa plant would start C-Class production as far back as 2009, and now... read more

June 20, 2014 by 
 
2014 Ferrari Challenge race in Shanghai, China

Ferrari Forms Partnership With Shangri-La Hotels And Resorts

Guests staying at Shangri-La hotels and resorts in Asia and Europe will soon be able to experience Ferrari’s Challenge one-make racing series up close. Ferrari has... read more June 9, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG Line

Mercedes-Benz Building West Coast Campus In Long Beach

Mercedes-Benz is putting its faith in the value of the Southern Californian market by opening a new regional facility in Long Beach. The new location will house several local... read more June 6, 2014 by 


 
Bosch autonomous car technology

Renault Nissan Boss Says Autonomous Cars Could Be Ready By 2018

Nissan is committed to introducing an autonomous car by 2020, but the automaker’s CEO Carlos Ghosn said the technology could be ready two years before that date... read more June 6, 2014 by 


 
2014 Opel Astra OPC Extreme

Opel To Launch 27 New Models And 17 New Engines By 2018

The turnaround strategy of General Motors’ European unit Opel continues, with the automaker announcing this week it will introduce 17 new engines and 27 new models by... read more June 4, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen GTI

VW Looks To Shorter Product Life Cycles To Boost Sales

Volkswagen has set itself an ambitious sales target for the U.S. market, aiming to hit 800,000 annual sales by 2018. Last year the automaker sold just over 400,000 units... read more June 2, 2014 by 


 
Mastretta MXT

Mastretta Founders Walk Away From Sports Car Startup

Mexican sports car startup Mastretta has hit a roadblock, with the company’s founders, brothers Carlos and Daniel Mastretta, announcing they have left the company due... read more May 30, 2014 by 


 
Aston Martin production facility in Gaydon, England

Aston Martin Upgrading Manufacturing Facilities For Future Models

Aston Martin is working on an all-new platform to underpin its future sports, starting with a next-generation DB9, but there’s much more to the British... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
2015 Cadillac Escalade

Cadillac Drops Plans For Crossover With Third-Row Seats: Report

Cadillac will no longer launch a crossover with third-row seats to slot in below its Escalade SUV, according to a new report. Instead, the role will likely be filled by... read more May 27, 2014 by 


 
HSV stand at the 2010 Australian Motor Show

Australian Motor Show Returns In 2015 As F1-Linked Festival

Due to a combination of rising costs, a lack of interest from automakers and falling ticket sales, the annual Australian Motor Show was canceled after 2012 and has not been... read more May 23, 2014 by 


 
2015 Toyota Camry

Toyota Once Again Named Most Valuable Car Brand In BrandZ Top 100 Survey

Brand value is highly subjective, but it's serious business for carmakers. If a person will pay more for one brand over another brand, it serves as a major advantage for the... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

Cash Shortage Causes NEVS To Stop Saab Production

Since acquiring the assets of Saab back in 2012, NEVS has started production of the 9-3 sedan at the Swedish automaker’s plant in Trollhättan and even fulfilled... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
Continental gets Nevada approval to test autonomous cars

New European Rules Could Open The Door For Autonomous Cars

There's little doubt that the technology for autonomous cars already exists, but the implications of its real-world use are less clear. After all, in most countries it's not... read more May 19, 2014 by 


 
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430

Aston Martin To Return To Significant Profitability After 2016, Says CFO

Aston Martin managed to sell approximately 4,200 cars in 2013, which saw the company post a profit before tax of approximately $142.6 million. However, the automaker, which... read more May 14, 2014 by 


 
2015 BMW i8 construction at Leipzig plant

BMW Tripling Production At Carbon Plant

Get ready for carbon fiber construction to become truly mainstream--BMW has announced plans to triple carbon fiber reinforced plastic output at its Moses Lake facility in... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles logo

Marchionne: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Will Be Headquartered In London

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has confirmed that the headquarters for the recently formed company will be based in London, England. The move means that many... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
 

New Cars

Go!

 
© 2015 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.