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Gordon Murray Automotive's First IGM car

After sports car, Gordon Murray's car company will develop sedans and trucks

Gordon Murray will perhaps forever be known as the designing force behind the McLaren F1. But, he's even more thrilled to be working on a new sports car with F1 inspiration. Following the sports car, we now know Murray's car company, Gordon Murray Automotive (GMA), plans for a variety of cars and... read more

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Ferrari factory in Maranello, Italy

Ferrari improves painting process

Always looking for ways to improve its production process, Ferrari has a new paint that reduces energy consumption at its plant and improves the resistance of the painted... read more August 1, 2018 by


 
2018 BMW 5-Series

BMW drops price of car subscription in battle with rivals

Car subscriptions are uncharted territory for major automakers, especially as it remains unclear how much partakers will be willing to spend for the ability to swap in and... read more August 1, 2018 by


 
Sergio Marchionne

FCA didn't have prior knowledge of Marchionne's illness

Sergio Marchionne's resignation from the top post at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on July 21 due to health reasons and his subsequent death four days later came as a shock to... read more July 30, 2018 by


 
2018 Genesis G80 Sport

Genesis overtakes Porsche in 2018 JD Power APEAL study

Following a one-two-three finish from Genesis, Hyundai, and Kia in the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, Genesis has struck again. The Korean luxury brand was measured... read more July 29, 2018 by


 
Waymo self-driving car

Waymo's latest trial shows how companies can use self-driving cars to improve services

Self-driving cars are most commonly linked with the taxi industry but this is just one area where they could potentially operate. Waymo is now expanding its trial of... read more July 26, 2018 by


 
2018 Land Rover Range Rover

Land Rover Road Rover? British brand moves to trademark name

Could Land Rover have a radical new model in the works? A new trademark filing has fueled speculation that the SUV-centric brand could bring a more road-biased model to... read more July 25, 2018 by


 
Ford Michigan Central Station renderings

Ford Autonomous Vehicles is Blue Oval's new unit for self-driving cars

Future self-driving cars and associated engineering will have a home inside Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC. The Dearborn, Michigan-based automaker announced the new... read more July 25, 2018 by


 
2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody

The cars that Sergio Marchionne left us: the good, the bad, and the "unfit"

Sergio Marchionne's death Wednesday left a hole in the automotive industry that may last for decades. The plainspoken, sweatered CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles pulled few... read more July 25, 2018 by


 
Sergio Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne dies following complications with surgery

Former Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO and Ferrari Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne has succumbed to the complications that arose following recent shoulder surgery at a... read more July 25, 2018 by


 
2018 Opel Insignia GSi

Opel posts first profit in almost 2 decades

Germany's Opel is already seeing the results of synergies with new parent PSA Group as the brand has just reported its first profit in almost two decades. Opel (Vauxhall in... read more July 24, 2018 by


 
Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport concept, 2018 New York auto show

VW boss says traditional auto shows are dead

Volkswagen chairman Herbert Diess believes the auto show circuit as we know it is dead. Instead, festivals and dynamic events like the Goodwood Festival of Speed are the way... read more July 24, 2018 by


 
Waymo trains self-driving cars to identify emergency vehicles

Waymo's self-driving cars are driving 25,000 miles a day

Each and every day, Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo self-driving car subsidiary sees its fleet of autonomous vehicles drive a combined distance of 25,000 miles—and the mileage is... read more July 24, 2018 by


 
2020 North American International Auto Show teaser

Detroit auto show organizers confirm calendar change, outdoor showcase

The North American International Auto Show, more commonly referred to as the Detroit auto show, isn't known for its sunshine and warm temperatures, but that will change come... read more July 23, 2018 by


 
Sergio Marchionne

Marchionne steps down as CEO of FCA, Jeep boss Manley to replace him

Sergio Marchionne, longtime CEO and chief for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, stepped down Saturday due to serious complications after surgery, the company announced. Mike Manley... read more July 21, 2018 by


 
BMW production

BMW, VW will receive early lead in gaining control of Chinese joint ventures

Come 2022, China will officially scrap ownership limits on foreign automakers and the joint-venture agreements those limits require. However, the country has given BMW and... read more July 20, 2018 by


 
 

 
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