The latest car and auto news.
How Store Fought an Online Lie (5/2/16)
How store fought online lie; Marchionne new Ferrari CEO; Porsche plans wagon version of Panamera; Inspiring next Infiniti QX 50, 70; New York State mulls 'Breathalyzer' for texts.
AutoNation, TrueCar to Try Again (4/29/16)
AutoNation, TrueCar give it another try; No price pressure from VW, Conti says; Study: Gender gap persists; Shedding vehicle weight by losing the leather; Acura marks 30 years.
FCA, Google in talks? (4/28/16)
FCA reportedly near deal with Google; FCA's Chinese partner seeks way into U.S.; April U.S. sales rise expected; Ford working on 200-mile EV; Autonomous-car tech going bust with boomers.
A Drop-off in Drop-tops (4/27/16)
Can Buick counter the drop-off in drop-tops?; Ford issues 5 recalls; Getting Germany to go green; Volvo to test autonomous cars in U.K.; GM plant investments; May I rent your Mini?
FCA to Shuffle Plants, Products (4/26/16)
FCA plant, product shuffle: Ram factory to make Jeep Wagoneer, and Compass-Patriot replacement heading to Mexico; FCA column clicks; Ford investments; BMW exec changes; May I rent your Mini?
Caddy, Jeep, Lexus, VW Beam in Beijing (4/25/16)
At Beijing show: Cadillac's ambitions, FCA's Jeep push, Lexus’s bolder IS, VW’s T-Prime concept GTE; Mitsubishi delaying earnings due to scandal?; VW's fight over UAW membership.
Japan Quakes Rattle GM Production (4/22/16)
Japan quakes idle 4 GM plants in N.A.; Barra's pay: $28 million; Calif. weighs limits for Uber, Lyft leases; VW loses $4.6B; Restyled CR-V?; Selling F-150 in China; Land Rover's queen cam.
Options for VW Diesel Owners (4/21/16)
VW deal: Buybacks, fixes among options; 'substantial compensation,' remediation fund planned; Study: Uber tops business car rentals; GM on mend in Europe; Mitsubishi raid; BMW supermodel shell game.
$5K Payouts to VW Owners - Report (4/20/16)
VW to pay $5K to owners in diesel scandal, report says; Using spiffs to move green cars; Ford pays premium to buy a Tesla; Buick Envision's upscale start; State emissions tests flawed?
54.5 MPG Goal: A Reality Check (4/19/16)
54.5 mpg goal - A reality check; Volkswagen's 'month of decisions'; An F-150 pickup for police; Hyundai inks sponsorship deal with Miami Dolphins.
Risks for Japan's Supply Chain (4/18/16)
Earthquakes expose vulnerable Japan supply chain; Chinese-made Jeep Renegade; Valeo, Siemens team up on electrified-car tech; VW hit with patent complaint; Sunny forecast for Ford, GM.