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  • Genesis G70 has a bit of German DNA
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    The first compact sedan out of Hyundai's premium Genesis brand is aiming squarely at the BMW 3 series and Mercedes C class. […]

  • Bentley takes the leap to Level 3
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Bentley will roll out Level 3 autonomous driving capability across its range starting two years from now, CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer said. […]

  • Big goals and bigger grille for BMW X7#8203;
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    After letting Mercedes dominate the large SUV segment for more than a decade, BMW aims to overtake its rival with the upcoming X7 and its dramatic front end. […]

  • Rolls-Royce gets driver input on EVs
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Rolls-Royce is canvassing opinions from customers on how a Rolls electric car should look as it develops its first plug-in model. […]

  • BMW: Join autonomous group now
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    BMW has imposed a year-end deadline for industry partners to join its autonomous vehicle alliance. It believes more carmakers will follow FCA in joining. […]

  • U.S. won't get diesel version of Cayenne
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    In the wake of the Volkswagen diesel scandal, Porsche will not bring the diesel-powered variant of the redesigned Cayenne midsize crossover to the U.S. […]

  • Working closely with suppliers pays
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    It is great to see that the Toyota team has rekindled that process and brought the experts in the individual manufacturing processes back into the development mix. […]

  • What good is an EV in a disaster?
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    As I witnessed the mass evacuation in Florida this month, it crossed my mind that commonsense, true-life circumstances trump current mindsets and technology advances. […]

  • New federal autonomous-vehicle policy borders on neglect
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Too much regulation on a nascent industry could indeed stifle innovation. But a completely hands-off approach from the federal government will turn drivers on public roads into unwitting lab rats, […]

  • Is disclosure form about GM security?
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    With General Motors' market about to be inundated by aftermarket manufacturers at levels we haven't seen before, is it possible its directive to dealers is a stop-gap measure by the company to get a […]

  • Ford CEO Hackett to speak at congress
    on September 18, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Ford Motor Co. CEO Jim Hackett, who spent two decades running a Michigan office-furniture-maker, will be a keynote evening speaker at the Automotive News World Congress in January. […]

  • Auto industry leaders mentally prepare for an 'armada of EVs'
    on September 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    While electrified vehicles account for a tiny fraction of global auto sales today, few industry leaders are concerned about whether consumers will ever truly want to own battery electrics and plug-in […]

  • Smart leaves door open for dealers to return
    on September 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Smart is discontinuing its gasoline-powered models and losing two-thirds of its U.S. dealers, but the brand's CEO believes sales won't fall very much. […]

  • BMW plans big plug-in hybrid
    on September 11, 2017 at 5:01 am

    BMW's long-awaited X7 is a plug-in hybrid in its concept form. […]

  • Time's running out to apply for PACE Awards
    on September 11, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Suppliers have until Sept. 14 to apply for the 2018 Automotive News PACE Awards. […]