Red Bull says it has secured an engine deal for 2016 but won't name the supplier. Speculation is that the team will use Renault engines it develops in-house.
Word on the strasse has it that Affalterbach is working on a new R version of the Mercedes-AMG GT with more power and advanced shocks, aero, and four-wheel steering.
A District Court Judge rules that attorney-client privilege protects certain documents between GM and law firm King & Spalding over the ignition switch defect.
A note to factory workers in Missouri suggests that GM might move some van assembly to AM General to increase production capacity for the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon.
Internal Takata documents reveal that from 2000 to 2010, US engineers raised concerns about altered data from airbag inflator tests.
Even Though It's Been Lowered, The Bar Might Be Too High
A report questions whether Tesla will achieve its 2015 target of 50,000 deliveries. It would require doubling the average monthly delivery rate this year in October and December.
CO2 Emphasis Thought To Have Boosted Diesel Demand
The UK may implement a cash-for-crushing plan for diesel vehicles as it tries to get a handle on NOx and CO2 emissions.
Toyota will recall 1.6 million vehicles in Japan and Europe to replace their passenger-side Takata airbag inflators, but the problem doesn't affect vehicles sold in the US.
A law that would require hybrids and EVs to have automatic audible alerts for pedestrians has been delayed until sometime next year, at the earliest.
Gulling Motors finds a 1953 Bentley R-Type Continental in a garage in Hancock Park, Los Angeles that Ian Fleming ordered for his friend Ivar Bryce.
Uber's destinations pilot program in San Francisco could lure part-time drivers to the company by making it easier to pickup a fare while already commuting.
Ford will no longer use Takata's airbag inflators with ammonium nitrate propellant on future vehicles and will seek new suppliers for the parts.
The US Department of Justice is in the early stages of an investigation into supplier Bosch over its potential role in VW's diesel emissions scandal.
According to a new study from DUH and the ICCT, Renault may have cheated on emissions tests for the Espace diesel minivan, which may produce 25 times the legal limit for noxious emissions.
Audi will submit a software emissions fix for VW Group's 3.0-liter TDI V6 for the approval of the EPA and CARB. The solution could end the automaker's problem with that engine in the US.
Autocar reports BMW is preparing an "optimized driveline" for the i3 that upgrades the battery and electronics, and improves range to "well over" 124 miles.
Jaguar Land Rover will skip the 2016 Detroit Auto Show to put the company's focus on other international shows.
The United Auto Workers ratified contracts with General Motors and Ford. The finalized agreements end weeks of negotiations with Detroit\'s automakers.
Autocar reports that Mercedes-Benz is preparing a GLC F-Cell for 2018. The compact crossover will use a newly developed hydrogen fuel cell stack.
Nissan Australia's managing director tells Motoring magazine that he can't see the next-generation GT-R appearing before 2020.
Volkswagen might close the opulent factory for the Phaeton in Dresden, Germany, to cut costs. The plant reportedly only builds eight of the luxury sedans a week.
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