Hot metal: Electrics, SUVs and supercars mingle in Paris

PARIS (AP) — A wildly expensive supercar from Bugatti. A one-seater retro Ferrari with a giant engine. And, notwithstanding the buzz over electrics, a big, seven-seat luxury Mercedes-Benz SUV with a p...

Paris auto show highlights electric SUVs yet diesel lives on

PARIS (AP) — Diesel is in the doghouse. There's a global fight over trade. Brexit is looming. Tighter vehicle emissions rules are on the way. Those are among the challenges facing au...

Paris Auto show highlights electric SUVs yet diesel lives on

PARIS (AP) — Diesel is in the doghouse. There's a global fight over trade. Brexit is looming. Tighter vehicle emissions rules are on the way. Those are among the challenges facing au...

Kalashnikov unveils new electric car

Kalashnikov, a company more known for its AK-47 machine guns than its electric vehicles, unveiled its new electric car on Thursday. The powder-blue prototype, dubbed the CV-1, was unveiled by the Rus...

Sergio Marchionne, who saved Fiat and Chrysler, has died

MILAN (AP) — Sergio Marchionne, a charismatic and demanding leader who engineered two long-shot corporate turnarounds to save both Fiat and Chrysler from near-certain failure, died Wednesday. He was 6...

Jeep exec takes over Fiat, marking end of Marchionne era

ROME (AP) — Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne's health suddenly deteriorated following surgery. The ...

Lamborghini destroyed in Missouri gas station mishap

KIRKWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a Lamborghini erupted in flames at a suburban St. Louis gas station after a minivan driver pulled away from a gas pump with the nozzle still attached. ...

BAC Partners with Poseidon to Become the First Car Manufacturer to Go ‘Climate Positive’

LIVERPOOL, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2018--Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) based in Liverpool has become the first car manufacturer in the world to go ‘climate positive’, setting a new industr...

Scott Pruett to end 50-year racing career after Rolex

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Scott Pruett, one of the most prolific American sports car racers in history, will end his 50-year driving career following the Rolex 24 at Daytona this month. ...

Whammo! NT$10 million Lambo totaled, 3 injured

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Lamborghini valued at NT$10 million (US$333,000) crashed into a car, a motorcycle and a truck, injuring three people and totaling three vehicles, including his luxury sports ...

Lamborghini joins the SUV supercar boom

MILAN (AP) — Supercar makers have long known that parked next to that snarling Lamborghini or stately Bentley at some of the globe's toniest addresses is a practical SUV. With the suburban utility veh...

Taiwan supercar, the Miss R, taunts Tesla

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese manufacturer XING Mobility announced plans for its electric supercar, Miss R, on Wednesday, which basically claims to be the best in the business. Are these c...

Meet Azizi Tucker, the man behind Taiwanese EV startup XING Mobility

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - XING Mobility CTO, Azizi Tucker, has always had a love for cars, and with a wealth of engineering experience built from spells in the Detroit auto industry, at NASA, and at Tesl...

Taiwan to produce a game-changing supercar?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -We think super cars, we think Italy, Germany, perhaps Japan, the US, and the UK. You might then be surprised to learn that there’s a new player to the game, one that hails ...

Edmunds: 8 new cars, SUVs coming to the US in 2018

The biennial Frankfurt auto show in Germany is Europe's biggest display of new cars and SUVs and cutting-edge technology. Although mainly focused on European models, the Frankfurt show also hosts the ...