FRANKFURT - SGL Group , the materials supplier for carbon fibre reinforced parts in BMW's electric cars, is in talks with several other carmakers to supply carbon fibre for a wider range of automotive components, its chief executive said.
FRANKFURT - German auto maker Volkswagen , which is cutting costs and overhauling its development and production, is on track to reach its goal of a pretax profit of 8 percent of sales by 2018, German weekly Wirtschaftswoche reported on Saturday.
DETROIT - Honda Motor Co is in talks with two air bag suppliers to help it stock replacement parts for defective Takata Corp air bags, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people aware of the planning.
DETROIT - Ford Motor Co announced that the 2015 F-150 aluminum-intensive pickup truck, the most important model in its lineup, will get 5 percent to 29 percent better fuel economy than its previous versions.
FRANKFURT - Volkswagen AG is to invest 85.6 billion euros (68 billion pounds) in its automotive operations over the next five years to push foreign expansion, new models and technology to back its quest for global leadership.
DETROIT - Toyota Motor Corp will recall 422,509 of its luxury brand Lexus vehicles in the United States because of a possible fuel leak that increases the risk of fire, U.S. regulators said on Friday.
FRANKFURT - Volkswagen Group is seeking cost savings of around 10 billion euros (7.91 billion pounds), a source told Reuters on Friday.
DETROIT - General Motors Co reassigned four senior executives, including two high-ranking women, and announced the departure of another on Thursday.
- In the first lawsuit brought by a state against General Motors Co over recalls relating to a defective ignition switch, Arizona has accused the company of putting the public at risk by concealing safety issues and delaying the recalls.
LOS ANGELES - A year after the government-backed electric car company bearing his name filed for bankruptcy, Henrik Fisker is back.