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Between impersonal people pods and ultra-luxury, there may be no middle

Between impersonal people pods and ultra-luxury, there may be no middle

Authoritarian leader tries to show he's tough by destroying perfectly good cars he could have just sold.

He could have just sold them. How dumb is that?

Here's how the German luxury sector shakes out

Mercedes' sales jumped nearly 10 percent.

Official

Echo of 'dieselgate' comes after magazine reports on the latest problem.

Echo of 'dieselgate' comes after magazine reports on the latest problem.

Finn maintains a "lonely" lead virtually throughout the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

ABU DHABI — Valtteri Bottas won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday as Mercedes wrapped up another triumphant Formula One season with a one-two finish and four-times world champion Lewis Hamilton having to settle for second. The win was a career third for the Finn, who had started on pole position and stayed in front to deny Hamilton a 10th success of the 20-race campaign. "It's a really important win for me after having a pretty difficult start to the second half of the year," said Botta

Two races to go, and not letting up.

"There are two races to go. It is a better time than ever to apply even more pressure, just because you can,"

Company may have faked data for decades on a widespread basis.

Company may have faked data for decades on a widespread basis.

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Everyone from Toyota to Boeing are investigating the effect on their products

Everyone from Toyota to Boeing are investigating the effect on their products

Motorsports

"You've got to have a Plan B and C in the event you don't reach an agreement. And we've got those plans."

Official

Ducati and Renk are in play, but VW's head of strategy says investment in EVs is the main focus.

The first Volvo-powered Geely car will hit the road as a 2019 model.

Report

US brands are 1 percent of car sales in South Korea.

It was going to be built in the Mexico plant that Ford had planned.

Ford's fleet sales rose 8.4 percent, representing more than 34 percent of total sales.

Motorsports

In a familiar refrain, Fernando Alonso was forced to retire with engine trouble.

"Unbelievable feeling," said Sato. "It was a tough, tough race, but Helio really drives fair so I can trust him. Fantastic race. Hopefully the crowd enjoyed it."

Motorsports
Report

Tesla looks to spur Asia sales in China and South Korea.

Shanghai factory, South Korea entry, and China financing program are all part of Tesla's Asian expansion plans.

Report

The US government spent $43 million on an Afghan compressed natural gas station that cost just $500,000 across the border in Pakistan. Worse still, the station isn't really being used because of a lack of proper infrastructure for CNG vehicles.