Automotive News First Shift

China slashes auto tariffs to 15 percent

• 5/22/2018

China slashes auto tariffs to 15 percent; Tesla to fix Model 3 braking issue; NADA: 'Great day' for consumers; Vote on NHTSA boss delayed; Subaru's Doll: No plans to abandon cars.

Souped-up Tesla Model 3 to cost $78,000
• 5/21/2018

Souped-up Tesla Model 3 to cost $78K; New push to reform Tesla board;...

New engine lets Silverado run on 2 cylinders
• 5/18/2018

New I-4 engine lets Silverado run on 2 cylinders; Report: FCA...

Ford plans to make up lost F-series output
• 5/17/2018

Ford plans to make up lost F-series output; Mazda's focus on...

Volvo Cars to stop developing diesels
• 5/16/2018

Volvo Cars to stop developing diesels; Menu of CAFE options?; Ford stock downgraded; At Tesla: A shutdown, a proposed shakeup and a Soros stake; U.S. roadblocks for autonomous cars.

Marchionne chided PR chief for denying diesel cheating
• 5/15/2018

Marchionne chided PR chief for denying diesel cheating; Tesla driver: Autopilot on during crash; Appeal of smaller auto shows; Kia's diesel mild hybrid; NBA players take Waymo ride.

Report: Keyless ignitions taking deadly toll
• 5/14/2018

Report: Keyless ignitions take deadly toll; Unusual slide in supplier relations; Profits dip at Nissan; Trump atty. Cohen said to have approached Ford; Barra's Blue Devil degree.

Mazda taps Americas chief as new CEO
• 5/11/2018

Mazda taps Americas chief as CEO; Audi skipping Detroit; Trump, auto execs to meet; Profits drop at Subaru; Trimming up inexpensive cars; Nissan, Toyota aid nursing moms, premature babies.

Ford expects F-150 disruptions to hurt earnings
• 5/10/2018

Ford expects F-150 disruptions to hurt earnings; Cadillac after the ATS; GM Korea rescue plan; NTSB probes Tesla crash; Waymo way ahead in AVs?; Mini honors royal wedding.

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Toyota curbs costs, spiffs, posts record profit
• 5/9/2018

Toyota profits rise on cost, spiff restraints; CFPB loses another round, Cordray wins one; Audi electrification plan; Volvo's new Costco deal; Aston Martin's stylish submersible.

VW CEO Diess testified in U.S., report says
• 5/8/2018

VW's Diess testified about emissions in U.S., report says; Software tuning to blame for Uber crash?; OEMs to Trump: No MPG freeze; Subaru builds Ascent; How to protect pedestrians.

VW's Diess gets safe-passage package, report says
• 5/7/2018

VW's Diess gets safe-passage package, report says; Winterkorn faces heat at home in Germany; NTSB boss: Tesla's Musk 'hung up on us'; Aston Martin's star power pays off.

U.S. indicts former VW CEO Winterkorn
• 5/4/2018

Ex-VW CEO Winterkorn faces jail time, fines in U.S.; Convoy of stolen Ram pickups; BMW profit drops; 'Leading Women' on coaching, opportunities; Dodge Hellcat's dual-snorkel hood.

Tesla doubles loss; Musk blasts 'bonehead' questions
• 5/3/2018

Tesla doubles loss, Musk blasts 'bonehead' questions; Trump to talk CAFE with automakers; Mitsu N.A. gets new COO; Fritz Henderson joins firm led by ex-GM execs; Lexus hybrid ads.

April U.S. sales winners, losers
• 5/2/2018

April U.S. sales winners, losers; Ford shuffles U.S. sales execs; Lear strike continues after workers reject pact; Tesla sued over semi design; Window for the blind; GM's big buy.

Edsel Ford II confirms plan to buy train depot
• 5/1/2018

Edsel Ford II confirms automaker wants to buy train depot; Losing money on used cars?; CEO McNabb leaves VW's Electrify America; AutoNation profit falls; Trump delays tariffs.

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