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Peugeot-Citroen to offer 40 electric vehicles by 2025

2018-01-18 09:08

The CEO of France-based automaker PSA Group says it will offer 40 fully electric models across its lineup by 2025 and it plans to sell vehicles in the US within 10 years.

Motorsport: Japan's Sato gets replica trophy for Indy 500 win

2018-01-18 09:05

Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato of Japan was presented his miniature replica of the Borg-Warner Trophy on Wednesday at ceremonies in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show.

Lexus unveils gorgeous LF-1 concept crossover

2018-01-18 07:25

Lexus unveiled the LF-1 Limitless at its world premiere - a concept that debuts a new genre of luxury vehicle, the flagship crossover.

Nissan Xmotion concept wins 'EyesOn Design' award

2018-01-17 12:52

The Nissan Xmotion concept garnered the 'Innovative Use of Color, Graphics or Materials' award at the 2018 North American International auto show.

Ford increases investment in electrification to $11bn

2018-01-17 09:33

Ford will increase its investment in electrification, planning to spend $11-billion by 2022 to create hybrid and all-electric versions of its vehicles, the company announced at the Detroit Auto Show.

Daimler struggling with European emissions standards

2018-01-17 09:22

The chief executive of Daimler said at the Detroit auto show that his company cannot currently guarantee it can meet tougher European CO2 emissions standards taking effect in several years.

What's in a name? Chinese automaker nixes 'Trumpchi'

2018-01-17 08:40

Chinese auto maker GAC is changing the name of models it plans to introduce in the US market next year, because "Trumpchi" sounds too much like its linked to President Donald Trump.

Ford projects lower-than-expected 2017 profits

2018-01-17 08:27

Ford projected 2017 earnings below the level expected by analysts and said results this year would be even lower.

New small cars unveiled at auto show but will anyone buy?

2018-01-17 08:04

Small cars like the revamped Volkswagen Jetta, Hyundai Veloster and Kia Forte are vying for attention at Detroit's North American International Auto Show but they must compete with more popular SUVs.

With Detroit launch, BMW aims to reignite US car sales

2018-01-16 13:12

BMW, which has been losing ground in the US luxury market to Mercedes, is hoping to turn the tide with a spate of new SUV offerings.

 

Infiniti will introduce all-electric vehicle in 2021

2018-01-18 09:07

Nissan's luxury Infiniti brand says it will introduce an all-electric vehicle in 2021.

IndyCar unveils 2018 race car at auto show in Detroit

2018-01-18 09:05

Series champion Josef Newgarden praises IndyCar's 2018 race car and says it's like a throwback to the 1980s and '90s.

Uber nearing autonomous cars without human backup driver

2018-01-18 07:15

Uber's automous vehicle chief says the service plans to carry passengers in autonomous vehicles without human backup drivers can expect to be on the road by 2019.

New Jeep Cherokee debuts in Detroit

2018-01-17 09:59

The new Jeep Cherokee made its debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show boasting an all-new, advanced 2.0-litre direct-injection inline four-cylinder engine.

Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes on

2018-01-17 09:28

Autonomous cars loom, but the North American International Auto Show in Detroit goes on, with the introduction of new small cars, SUVs and the all-mighty pickup truck, which dominated the show.

Honda, Volvo, Ford scoop awards at Detroit auto show

2018-01-17 09:17

The Detroit auto show handed out its self-proclaimed "Oscars of the auto industry" on Monday, rewarding Honda, Volvo and Ford amid a crowded slate of new truck, SUV and crossover unveilings.

Volkswagen reports record global car sales in 2017

2018-01-17 08:37

Volkswagen said Sunday that its namesake brand sold more vehicles worldwide in 2017 than ever before, a sign it is recovering from a bruising emissions-cheating scandal three years ago.

Concept cars from Japan automakers offer glimpse into future

2018-01-17 08:12

Japanese automakers offer a glimpse into the future with concept cars at the Detroit auto show.

New Mustang Shelby GT500 - most powerful street-legal Ford yet!

2018-01-16 14:30

Loaded with the most venom ever, the all-new Mustang Shelby GT500 with its 522kW supercharged V8 will be the most powerful street-legal production Ford ever.

New Jetta, SUVs and peek at future cars at Detroit auto show

2018-01-16 08:49

Brawny pickups, future SUVs and a nostalgic Mustang compete for attention at Detroit auto show.

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