From left to right: Gilbert Villarreal, Bob Lutz, Henrik Fisker

VL Automotive Rebranded VLF As Henrik Fisker Joins Ranks: Video

VL Automotive, founded by industry stalwart Bob Lutz and industrialist Gilbert Villarreal, made headlines in the recent past because of radical plans to sell Karma sedans from bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive that are stripped of their hybrid systems and powered instead by Corvette V-8s. Now... read more

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BMW Holds On To U.S. Luxury Car Sales Crown In 2015, Lexus Moves Into Second

When it comes to luxury car sales in the United States, BMW was the most popular brand in 2015. This was the fourth-straight year at the top for the blue and white roundel... read more January 6, 2016 by

Henrik Fisker

Henrik Fisker Files $100M Extortion Lawsuit Against Aston Martin

Henrik Fisker has filed a $100 million civil lawsuit against Aston Martin in a federal court over allegations of extortion. Fisker, who previously worked for Aston Martin but... read more January 5, 2016 by

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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... read more January 5, 2016 by

General Motors' Dan Ammann (center) with Lyft's John Zimmer (right) and Logan Green (left)

GM To Develop On-Demand Autonomous Car Service With Lyft

General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] today announced it is entering a long-term strategic alliance with Uber-rival Lyft to create an on-demand ride-sharing service that will rely... read more January 4, 2016 by

Bespoke Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

FCA Completes Ferrari Spinoff

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] in late 2014 announced plans for a Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] spinoff that led to the fabled Italian sports car brand being listed as a... read more January 4, 2016 by

2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla Tops 50,000 Deliveries In 2015

The past 12 months have been a bit of a roller coaster ride for Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] which successfully launched its long-awaited Model X as well as the Autopilot... read more January 4, 2016 by

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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

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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

2016 Chevrolet Camaro

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


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