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2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

U.S. sues VW over emissions scandal, damages could total $19b

While it appears that Volkswagen has managed to get a handle on its emissions cheating scandal, with a handful of top executives now gone and a new focus on zero emission vehicles enacted, the German automaker is now facing a new hurdle, one that could potentially draw on for years and cost... read more

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Hyundai Puts Former Lamborghini Exec In Charge Of Genesis Luxury Division

Having recently announced the new luxury brand Genesis, Hyundai has now named the person who will lead it. That person is former Lamborghini executive Manfred Fitzgerald. In... read more December 31, 2015 by


 
2016 BMW 7-Series production

Researchers Come Up With Lightweight, “Exceptionally Strong” Metal

For the past several years, carbon fiber has been seen as the Holy Grail of light yet sturdy materials that could pave the way for better performing, more fuel efficient... read more December 27, 2015 by


 
2008 GMC Denali XT Concept

More Details On Mission To Save Holden Plant

Earlier this week we learned that a Belgian entrepreneur with a habit of buying distressed businesses and turning them around is looking to acquire the production facilities... read more December 23, 2015 by


 
Ford Fusion autonomous car prototype

Google Might Partner With Ford For Autonomous Car Development

There are reports Google is in talks with Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] over autonomous car development. The talks are said to involve a deal where Ford ends up building... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
BMW and Nissan electric car fast-charging station

BMW And Nissan Working On Nationwide EV Fast-Charging Network

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] famously became the first to introduce a network of fast-charging stations for its customers and offered the services for free, meaning owners of... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
Dietmar Exler, President and CEO of MBUSA and NAFTA

Dietmar Exler Named President And CEO Of Mercedes-Benz USA

The Daimler AG board a management today announced that 47-year-old Dietmar Exler will take over as President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA and NAFTA effective January 1, 2016... read more December 21, 2015 by


 
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These Were The 10 Most Searched Cars On Google In 2015

Each year, Google comes out with a series of lists for some of the most popular queries made on its search engine throughout the year, or items that are... read more December 21, 2015 by


 
2014 Holden Commodore production

Mission To Save Australian Commodore Production Is On

Almost exactly two years ago, we learned that General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] had committed to ending production of Holden cars and engines in Australia by late 2017. Just... read more December 21, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

California Looks To Tighten Rules For Autonomous Cars

California has become one of the top states for autonomous car research, primarily due to the number of tech firms based there including Google which is already testing... read more December 18, 2015 by


 
Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

NEVS To Supply Chinese Firm With Saab 9-3 EVs In $12B Deal

Earlier this week we learned that Saab owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) was planning to launch a new generation of electric cars based on the Phoenix platform... read more December 18, 2015 by


 
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VW Group Names New Design, R&D Chiefs In Management Reshuffle

In the wake of its diesel emissions cheating scandal, the Volkswagen Group is undertaking a number of strategies to help curtail spending as well as ensure mistakes like the... read more December 17, 2015 by


 
Volkswagen Phaeton production at the Transparent Factory in Dresden, Germany

VW Ending Phaeton Production, Electric Successor Coming In 2020

Volkswagen looks set to finally end production of its Phaeton, which bowed out of the United States midway through the last decade. The luxurious full-size sedan was launched... read more December 17, 2015 by


 
Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann and the 2012 Urus SUV concept

Lamborghini CEO To Be Replaced By Ex-Ferrari F1 Boss: Report

Reports out of Italy claim Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann is about to be replaced by former Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] Formula One boss Stefano Domenicali. Some readers will... read more December 16, 2015 by


 
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Pininfarina Sold To India’s Mahindra: Official

It’s been speculated for months but today Indian conglomerate Mahindra & Mahindra finally announced it has acquired legendary Italian design firm Pininfarina... read more December 14, 2015 by


 
Preview of next-generation vehicle from Saab parent NEVS - Image via Saab Blog

Saab Owner NEVS Previews Four Next-Gen Vehicles

Having managed to stave off its own bankruptcy by partnering with a handful of government-backed entities in China, National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS), which acquired... read more December 14, 2015 by


 
 

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