Automotive News First Shift

A speedy surprise at Tesla truck reveal

• 11/17/2017

At semi-truck reveal, Tesla hauls out a surprise roadster; Nissan blames inspection scandal on lack of trained staff; Enlisting Ford expertise in cancer fight; A papal Lamborghini.

Lear CEO Simoncini stepping down
• 11/16/2017

Lear CEO Simoncini resigns; Infiniti's radical engine design;...

China's BYD plans Canada truck plant
• 11/15/2017

China's BYD plans Canada truck plant; NAFTA talks resume; VW on...

More mobility, more miles, fewer sales
• 11/14/2017

Car-sales growth to stall as mobility services rise - study; Tesla...

Corvette's new speed king
• 11/13/2017

Corvette's new speed king; Dodge Demons hit street; Musk teases electric semi with mind-blowing promise; Uber agrees to Softbank investment; For PSA exec: No U.S. cars, no problem.

Senate tax plan would preserve EV credit
• 11/10/2017

Senate plan would preserve EV credit, retain estate tax; Report: Hyundai mulls product changes in Ala.; UAW defeat; Hackett on 'dumb cars'; VW quantum leap, Lambo self-healing car.

FCA expecting green light on diesel fix
• 11/9/2017

FCA diesel fix by spring?; Ford 'Whiz Kid' Miller dies at 101; LaCrosse gets Avenir trim; VW names new U.S. marketing chief; BMW's luxury road trip; Go viral, get a car.

GM takes on Navigator with Escalade spiff
• 11/8/2017

GM battles Lincoln Navigator with $5K Escalade spiff; Ford forms China EV venture; Nissan profits take hit; Ally raises Carvana bet; Taxis in age of Uber; Chevy Truck radio station.

Toyota raises outlook as profits rise
• 11/7/2017

Toyota raises outlook as earnings rise, Mitsubishi swings to profit, BMW drops, TrueCar posts wider loss; Tesla acquisition; Promise of 3-D printed tools; Ford's anti-slumber cap.

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Feds questioned Marchionne, reports say
• 11/6/2017

Feds questioned Marchionne, reports say; Trump's Japan auto advice; Key Safety reaches final Takata deal; Subaru profits plunge; Lutz: Automotive era is ending.

Ferrari threatens F1 exit
• 11/3/2017

Ferrari threatens F1 exit over planned engine rules; October U.S. sales winners, losers; How GM helps women in the workplace; Electrifying Europe's roads; France reduces Renault shares.

Tesla posts biggest quarterly loss
• 11/2/2017

Tesla posts biggest quarterly loss, Model 3 hangups linger; Hurricanes hit AutoNation earnings, retailer partners with Waymo; Mazda profit rises; BMW marks 25 years in Spartanburg.

Surprise peek at '18 Jeep Wrangler
• 11/1/2017

Jeep offers surprise look at '18 Wrangler; Ram 1500 interior spied; Honda earnings slide 33%; Peter Schutz, savior of Porsche 911, dies at 87; Waymo battles human error.

Krafcik: Waymo 'really close' to driverless
• 10/31/2017

Krafcik: Waymo 'really close' to driverless; Another BMW engineer heads to Hyundai; End to Hyundai's China woes?; GM downgraded; Analyst bearish on Tesla; Snyder on sales booms and big balloons.

GM settles Calif. safety case for $13.9M
• 10/30/2017

GM settles CA safety case for $13.9M; Toyota defends scaling back Mexico plan; VW, Audi outlook; Continental buying cybersecurity firm?; 100 years of Ford truck innovations.

Japan's inspection scandal hits Subaru
• 10/27/2017

Subaru admits 30 years of inspection violations; Facebook partners with Edmunds,; VW profit up 15%; Toyota's 'French guy' on profits, PowerPoints and 'pointless' pursuits.


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