How China skeleton to emanate a hulk state-owned automaker

   Print  Reprints  Respond Yang Jian is handling editor of Automotive News China. In new years, Beijing has forced a converging of state-owned industries such as steelmaking, railway apparatus and spark mining. The thought was to force these emasculate companies to cut costs, rise new products and spin a profit. …

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Audi drops devise to sell Ducati motorcycle brand

   Print  Reprints  Respond INGOLSTADT, Germany — Audi has deserted skeleton to sell a Italian motorcycle brand, Ducati, in a pointer of certainty that a automaker expects to be means to lift a costs of a vital renovate following a diesel emissions liaison during primogenitor Volkswagen Group. Steps to revoke …

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Volvo’s Drive Me takes highway on highway to full autonomy

   Print  Reprints  Respond Douglas A. Bolduc Automotive News Europe December 12, 2017 11:54 CET GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Volvo’s Drive Me unconstrained pushing plan is holding some detours compared with promises a automaker done when it announced a module 4 years ago, though Volvo says a changes will make a …

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100 Tesla Semi trucks preordered by PepsiCo

Anheuser-Busch pot 40 Tesla electric trucks » Tesla Semi trucks systematic by DHL, Canada’s Fortigo Freight » Loblaw pot 25 Tesla entirely electric trucks for undisclosed price » Wall Street ponders impact of Tesla Semi, Roadster SEATTLE — PepsiCo has indifferent 100 of Tesla’s new electric Semi trucks, a largest-known sequence of a …

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VW Touaregs removed over better devices

   Print  Reprints  Respond HAMBURG — Germany’s engine ride authority, a KBA, has announced a tellurian remember of some Volkswagen’s 3.0-liter diesel Touareg SUVs after detecting dual unlawful emissions control inclination in a model. The remember of a Touareg indication of a latest Euro 6 diesel era was systematic on …

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Uber staid to sinecure media agency, news says

MediaCom is staid to win media duties for Uber Technologies Inc. in North America, people with believe of a matter told Advertising Age, an associate of Automotive News. Most recently, Uber worked with Interpublic Group of Cos.’ Initiative in some of a media markets including North America. An Initiative orator …

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Season Review: Kyle Larson

Kyle Larson’s well-spoken float by a initial 7 months of a 2017 deteriorate was disrupted by turmoil over a final 7 weeks, hastily his hopes for a 2017 championship. John Singler 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Kyle Larson’s well-spoken float by a initial 7 months of a 2017 …

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1968: DieHard battery prevents winter #*(-)#

Back in a 1960s, when a Maine winter incited your single-weight engine oil into peanut butter and your obsolete automobile battery into a dull dispenser of single-digit amperes, anything that could give we a second or dual of additional starter cranking was a changed commodity. Here’s a 1968 double-page repository …

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VW halts sales of Multivan amid new diesel emissions issue, news says

Fresh concerns about diesel emissions have forced Volkswagen to stop offered a T6 Multivan in Germany, a country’s Der Spiegel repository reported final week. The pierce was reportedly stirred by extreme levels of nitrogen oxide that a automaker found in diesel versions of this renouned MPV. Volkswagen has reported a …

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2018 Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman GTS initial drives: The honeyed spot?

Porsche builds driver’s cars. Some kids, including myself, even chose to be 911 fans over a some-more outlandish Lamborghini and Ferrari options. The GTS package on a stream 911 Carrera, now on a 718 Boxster and Cayman, is what we’re job a driver’s package. If income is no object, these …

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