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Official
Lyft’s autonomous vehicle partner Magna is done with self-driving tech

The auto parts maker plans to focus on assisted driving

Official
Electric vehicle startup Canoo will offer cars by subscription only

Startup formerly known as Evelozcity may have Magna-Steyr build its vehicles

Startup formerly known as Evelozcity may have Magna-Steyr build its vehicles.

Detroit
2020 Toyota Supra to be built alongside BMW Z4 in Austria

Assembly will be handled by Magna Steyr

Assembly will be handled by Magna Steyr.

Official
Canada's Magna partners with BAIC to make electric cars in China

They'll make cars for other customers as well

They'll make cars for other customers as well

Official
Canadian automotive giant Magna joins BMW-Intel self-driving car project

Magna will help mass-produce the technology.

Magna will help mass-produce the technology.

Frankfurt
Magna pitches new self-driving system without all the bulky sensors

No more lidar domes or other bristling bits

No more lidar domes or other bristling bits.

ETC
Self-driving cars will test crossing the US-Canada border

Will the car sit idly by while you go through Border Patrol questioning?

Official
Auto supplier Magna to build BMW's 5-series plug-in hybrids

North America's largest automotive supplier is alone among its competitors in performing contract manufacturing for carmakers.

Rumormill
Apple Car's latest EV secret? Magna could be its new Foxconn

Latest rumor brings Berlin into the mix as well.

An anonymous report in the FAZ says that Apple is working on the Project Titan EV in Berlin and that Magna might be the contract bulider.

Official
Magna finalizes Getrag deal

Magna International's purchase of transmission maker Getrag is finally through regulatory approval and officially complete.

Opinion
Automotive interior suppliers in total turmoil

Autoline On Autoblog With John McElroy

At a time when car companies are putting more emphasis on the interior craftsmanship of their cars, several of the supplier companies which dominate the interiors business are running for the exits, or are getting ready to.

Official
Magna International agrees to buy transmission maker Getrag

Automotive component supplier Magna International has signed an agreement to take over the Getrag Group, one of the biggest transmission manufacturers, by the end of the year, in a deal worth nearly $2 billion.

Official
Jaguar Land Rover signs manufacturing contract with Magna Steyr

Jaguar Land Rover has announced a new contract manufacturing deal with Magna Steyr that will see a future product assembled in Austria in about two years from now.

Geneva
Magna Steyr Mila Plus is a technological tour de force

The Magna Steyr Mila Plus is pretty darn cool, if you ask us, and well worth the time you'll spend checking it out in our high-res gallery of live photos from Geneva.

Official
Magna to showcase MILA Plus hybrid concept in Geneva

Magna has an established record of showcasing its capabilities through the MILA series of concepts at the Geneva Motor Show, and this year will be revealing the hybrid MILA Plus sports car seen here.

Report
Convertible demand has tanked over last seven years

Few things match the joy of open-roofed motoring. The wind runs through your hair, the sun beats down and the trees flash overhead, and it's then that you realize that this elemental experience is just better than being permanently ensconced in stylized cage of steel and glass. Unfortunately for a lot of convertible manufacturers, consumers are unaware of this truth.

Report
Explosion at Magna plant injures workers

An explosion at a Magna International divisional plant in Newmarket, ON, a manufacturing facility for Dortec Industries, occurred on Wednesday afternoon. Some nine people were injured in the accident and five or six (reports vary) were sent to the hospital. Magna has reported that all workers have since been released from the hospital.

Report
Magna Touchskin technology takes a swipe at switchgear in cars [w/video]

The Touchskin interface has beeen on display since last October; now it's at a stage where Magna is shopping it to automakers. Although Magna is the marquee name, the various components that comprise Touchskin are produced by nine companies: Plastic Electronics, Engel Mould Technologies,

Exclusive
SAE Congress: Magna Flex4 offers slight fuel savings in a Land Rover LR2 [w/video]

Flex4 may sound like something sold during the 3 a.m. hour on advertorial television, but it's really Magna's part-time all-wheel drive system that offers the benefits of AWD with lower emissions than standard AWD. How? Because Flex4 can disengage the power going to the rear wheels when it determines that it isn't needed, changing the vehicle to a more-efficient two-wheel-drive ride. The AWD is also engaged every time the vehicle stops and, most of the time, when the vehicle goes above 30 miles

Geneva
Magna MILA Coupic Concept is a shape-shifting convertible crossover pickup

Please excuse us while we banish thoughts of David Letterman's hosting of Oscar night – Magna; MILA... Uma; Oprah – and instead focus on what this concept car brings to the table. This is the sixth MILA Concept from Magna-Steyr, the Austrian arm of Canadian auto parts giant Magna International, and it's meant to s

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