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GM Aims To Have Just Four Platforms By 2025

General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] currently uses 26 platforms for its variety of vehicles sold all over the globe, but under the leadership of new CEO Mary Barra the American auto giant could see the number of core platforms reduced to just four by 2025. We say core platforms as specialty vehicles... read more

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Lamborghini carbon fiber repair service

Lamborghini Is First Automaker To Be Recognized For Carbon Fiber Repair Service

With the high content of carbon fiber found in its cars, Lamborghini has established its own repair service that has the right equipment and technical staff to properly deal... read more September 26, 2014 by 


 
2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

Up To 200 Saab Employees To Be Let Go

Saab’s owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden said it intends to lay off up to 200 of the Swedish automaker’s employees as it attempts to reduce costs during its... read more September 24, 2014 by 


 
Franciscus van Meel

Former Boss Of Audi’s quattro Performance Division To Run BMW M

Back in January, it was revealed that the head of Audi’s quattro performance division, Franciscus van Meel, was being reassigned to an R&D role in China. No reason... read more September 24, 2014 by 


 
Cadillac moving headquarters to NYC, splintering off as separate business unit

Cadillac Moves To New York City, Becomes Its Own Business Unit

With its new CEO Johan De Nysschen at the helm, Cadillac is making some major changes: it will no longer call Detroit home, instead moving to New York and becoming its own... read more September 23, 2014 by 


 
2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe

Infiniti To Reveal New Q60 In 2015, Partner With Dongfeng In China

Infiniti may have just lost its turnaround strategist Johan de Nysschen but the automaker has no intention of slowing down the expansion plans devised under the guidance of... read more September 22, 2014 by 


 
2011 Lotus Evora S

Lotus Evora To Also Be Dropped From U.S. Market?

Lotus looks set to fade further into obscurity in the U.S. market with news emerging that sales of the Evora 2+2 sports car in local showrooms could soon cease for the same... read more September 22, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz receives autonomous car license for California

Mercedes Is Latest To Receive California’s Autonomous Car License

Earlier this week we saw Audi become the first automaker to receive the new license from the state of California to allow testing of autonomous car prototypes on public... read more September 19, 2014 by 


 
2015 Lotus Elise S Cup

Lotus Announces Layoffs, Global Restructuring

Group Lotus Plc today announced a global restructuring program that could result in the loss of as many as 325 jobs around the world. Group Lotus includes the automotive... read more September 18, 2014 by 


 
Audi A7 autonomous car prototype

Audi Receives California’s First Autonomous Car Permit: Video

Audi was one of the pioneers in the area of autonomous cars, having built a TT prototype that in 2010 tackled Colorado’s Pikes Peak Hill Climb entirely on its own. A... read more September 17, 2014 by 


 
2015 Lincoln MKC driven off a container ship at a port in China

First Lincolns Land In China

It was back in 2012 that Lincoln first announced it was expanding into the lucrative Chinese market, and now the first cars have landed. An additional two shipments of... read more September 16, 2014 by 


 
Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011

China Fines Audi And Chrysler For Price Fixing

In a crackdown on monopoly behavior in the Chinese auto industry, regulators have found Audi and Chrysler guilty of price fixing of cars and spare parts. Both automakers were... read more September 12, 2014 by 


 
2015 Ferrari 458 Italia

Ferrari May Boost Sales To 10,000 Annually Under Marchionne’s Watch

Ferrari looks set to reverse a decision to limit its annual sales to no more than 7,000 cars after Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne takes over the running of... read more September 12, 2014 by 


 
Luca di Montezemolo and the Ferrari LaFerrari

Ferrari Chief Luca di Montezemolo Steps Down: Video

UPDATE: Video interview with Luca di Montezemolo added. Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo has confirmed his resignation from the top post at the Italian sports car... read more September 11, 2014 by 


 
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Former BMW Exec Roland Krüger To Head Infiniti

After the sudden exit of Johan de Nysschen from the top role at Infiniti back in July, the Japanese luxury automaker has now announced that Roland Krüger will be its new... read more September 10, 2014 by 


 
2013 Wiesmann GT MF4-CS

Wiesmann Seeks New Investors

Wiesmann, the German manufacturer of lightweight, retro-styled sports cars powered by BMW M engines, finally went out of business earlier this year after several years of... read more September 5, 2014 by 


 
 

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