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BMW Tests Street Lights With Electric Car Charging Sockets

One of the biggest problems facing promoters of electric cars is a lack of charging stations, but in some respects the basis for an expanded network is already in place. There's already electric infrastructure in place to power buildings, lights, and nearly everything else in a modern city, and BMW... read more

November 11, 2014 by 
 
Mercedes-AMG buys 25 percent of MV Agusta

Mercedes-AMG Buys 25 Percent Of MV Agusta

A couple of weeks ago we brought you news that Daimler, through its Mercedes-AMG performance brand, was looking to acquire a stake in Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV... read more October 31, 2014 by 


 
2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Land Rover To Build Discovery Sport In Brazil

Just a week after starting production of its Range Rover Evoque in China, the first time a Jaguar Land Rover vehicle has ever been built outside of the U.K., the British... read more October 31, 2014 by 


 
Ferrari F60 America launch, Beverly Hills, California

Why Spinning Off Ferrari Makes So Much Sense

Yesterday’s announcement that Ferrari would be split off from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] and have 10 percent of its shares sold to the public is sure to have... read more October 30, 2014 by 


 
Ferrari F60 America launch, Beverly Hills, California

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles To Spin Off Ferrari, Sell Shares In The Company

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE: FCAU] finally ended speculation that it plans to spin off Ferrari by announcing today that it will in fact make the famous sports car brand... read more October 29, 2014 by 


 
Gerry Dorizas

Holden Boss Quits After Just Eight Months

The boss of Holden, Gerry Dorizas, has called it quits just eight months after taking up the reins, hinting at further signs of trouble for the Australian automaker. Dorizas... read more October 28, 2014 by 


 
Range Rover Evoque producton at Jaguar Land Rover’s Chinese plant

Jaguar Land Rover Starts Production Outside U.K. For First Time

It was two years ago that Jaguar Land Rover announced a partnership with Chery to establish a new production facility in China. Production at the new facility finally... read more October 23, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Store Los Angeles [photo: Misha Bruk / MBH Architects]

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Signs 'Anti-Tesla' Bill, Banning Direct Sales

For Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA], selling electric cars has proved more controversial than making them. Tesla's company-owned stores have come under fire in multiple states... read more October 22, 2014 by 


 
Russell Carr

Lotus Appoints New Design Chief

Lotus has appointed Russell Carr its new head of design, a man who has been with the firm since 1990 and whose most notable design is probably that of the Evora sports car... read more October 22, 2014 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive

Daimler Offloads Remaining Shares In Tesla

Daimler has sold its remaining 4 percent stake in Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA], bringing an end to an investment that dates back to 2009 when Daimler first acquired 10 percent of... read more October 22, 2014 by 


 
2013 MV Agusta F4

Daimler Eyes Stake In Motorcycle Brand MV Agusta: Report

Daimler may end up buying a stake in Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV Agusta in an attempt to rival BMW and Audi with their respective Motorrad and Ducati bike divisions... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Ferrari F60 America launch, Beverly Hills, California

Ferrari, Facebook Hit With Lawsuit Over Fan Page Dispute

Social media allows car fans to easily connect and share their passion, but it also exposes them to the bizarre world of copyright law. A Swiss father and son who created... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Audi R8 production

Audi R8 Production Moved To New Site

Since launch, Audi’s R8 supercar has been built at a special facility located at the automaker’s main plant in Neckarsulm, Germany. However, production of the car... read more October 17, 2014 by 


 
Sergio Marchionne

Marchionne Promises Not To “Screw Up” Ferrari DNA Despite Increasing Production

Almost immediately after it was announced that current Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne would be replacing longstanding Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo... read more October 15, 2014 by 


 
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles starts trading on the New York Stock Exchange

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Starts Trading On New York Stock Exchange

Yesterday was a historic day for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] whose shares started trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The day marked an important step for CEO... read more October 14, 2014 by 


 
Sergio Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne Says He’ll Step Down As Fiat Chrysler CEO After 2018

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne says he plans to do something else after 2018, when a company-wide five-year strategy he announced in May is expected to... read more October 9, 2014 by 


 
 

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