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Porsche considers movie streaming on Taycan

Porsche considers movie streaming on Taycan

With twin high-resolution in-dash 10.9-inch digital screens and a high-end audio system, Porsche's first pure-electric car seems designed as much for an evening at the cinema as a spirited drive on the autobahn.


Ford dealership gives new Escape to husband of El Paso shooting victim

Ford dealership gives new Escape to husband of El Paso shooting victim

Casa Ford-Lincoln donated the vehicle to replace one stolen shortly after the funeral of Margie Reckard, whose husband invited the public to attend because the couple had no nearby family.


VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh

VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh

VW's diesel-emission scandal caused a fundamental crisis but it also became a catalyst for the transformation of the automaker, VW COO Ralf Brandstaetter said -- setting the stage for the company's bold plans to pass Tesla as the electric car leader.


Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China

Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others.


VW denies report of interest in Tesla stake

VW denies report of interest in Tesla stake

A German business magazine reported VW CEO Herbert Diess is interested in buying a stake in Tesla. The automaker said the report is "without merit."


Audi to join Daimler, BMW self-driving tech alliance, report says

Audi to join Daimler, BMW self-driving tech alliance, report says

The automakers will cooperate on developing advanced technology for autonomous driving systems, a German business magazine said.


Hyundai teases concept EV for Frankfurt

Hyundai teases concept EV for Frankfurt

The angular concept, shown in a teaser image, is inspired by looking back at the company's design in the 1970s, Hyundai said.


DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs

DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs

"Our core belief at Scotty has always been that Autonomy + Remote Assistance will be the future of logistics," Scotty Labs CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium.


BYD profit triples as EV boom continues

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues

BYD posted a first half net profit of 1.45 billion yuan ($205.29 million), up from 479.10 million yuan a year earlier, behind a 95 percent jump in sales of new-energy vehicles, even as demand for the company's gasoline models dropped.


Ford supplier touts engine shroud

Ford supplier touts engine shroud's noise reduction in Explorer

Continental Structural Plastics, the Japanese-owned composites supplier, is manufacturing the Ford Explorer's engine shroud at its plant near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border.