Nissan is recalling more than '14-model 95,000 Rogue SUVs sold in the U.S. and Canada, and BMW is recalling about 70,500 '14- and '15-model cars sold globally, because their Robert Bosch-supplied fuel pumps may fail....More
Major automakers including General Motors, Ford, Nissan and Volkswagen, want to beat EV frontrunner Tesla to the market with affordable vehicles capable of traveling up to 200 miles (322 km) between charges....More
(Corrects headline and lead to make clear that the forecast was
the first in 15 years to project a drop in sales for the year
ahead, not that annual sales would drop for the first time in 15
* VW could overtake Toyota this year
* Sales seen slumping in Japan, Indonesia
* Sees China sales growth halving this year
By Chang-Ran Kim...More
The successor to Chrysler Group, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US, has notified U.S. safety regulators that a loose fastener in the 2005 model-year pickups may loosen and cause the rear axle to lock up or detach....More
The Japanese automaker is recalling about 400,000 vehicles globally in what it calls a precautionary measure to replace Takata-manufactured airbag inflators that may explode, a defect linked to five deaths....More
Hiroshi Shimizu, the supplier's vice president for global quality assurance, tells U.S. senators it may not be able to act quickly enough to replace potentially deadly airbags in some 16 million vehicles gold globally....More
The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and the Association of Global Automakers say they are establishing standards for protecting consumer privacy and defending against cyberattacks on automobile computer systems....More
For the 23rd year in a row, top powertrain engineers from around the world gathered to celebrate the winners of the Wards 10 Best Engines competition. Trophies were awarded at a ceremony in Detroit during the North American International Auto Show.
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.