Government officials would like to see France’s auto industry emulate Germany’s by upgrading technology and quality; growing its presence in emerging markets; and forming a single organization representing OEMs and suppliers....More
The key to improving EV range is storing more energy in the battery, engineers say. While they are aiming to double today’s efficiency by mid-decade, scientists are working on new battery types, such as lithium-air and lithium-sulfur....More
An analysis of the PSA patents shows an emphasis on clean exhausts, diesel hybrids and improvements to stop/start technology, as well as crash-worthiness of the body-in-white and head-up displays....More
WardsAuto editors are evaluating about 30 vehicles as part of the 2017 Wards 10 Best Interiors competition. Today's gallery focuses on the '17 Maserati Levante, a car-based luxury SUV with a sticker price of $90,000.