Why we picked Joe Manchin, Elon Musk as All-Stars

It’s hard to get distracted by Elon Musk’s insatiable appetite for attention and boundless ability to stir up controversy, especially since he bought a $44 billion megaphone called Twitter in…

UK car output rose 7% in October on high exports

UK car production rose 7.4% year-on-year in October, driven mainly by exports of luxury and specialty models to the European Union (EU), according to a statement from the Society of…

Toyota looks for ways to turn buyers back into leasers

Bringing these customers back to dealers in a way that approximates a normal leasing cycle is “something we have to create, because so far we’ve had 30% of our portfolio…

BMW will add battery production at new Hungary plant

BMW assembles its batteries at three locations in Germany, its Spartanburg site in the United States and its Shenyang plant in China, while in Europe it sources battery cells from…

The UK car industry’s prospects go from bad to worse

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has less room for spending to support what’s left of Britain’s car manufacturing base. Chancellor Jeremy Hunt last week announced a series of £55 billion ($66.7…

Stellantis could build EVs in India for Europe, Tavares says

During his first trip to India after becoming CEO of Stellantis, he said the company was still working out plans to export EVs from India and had not yet made…

Polestar 7 could be brand’s first Europe-made car, CEO says

Polestar has decided to add production in Europe, but it will be at least five years before that happens. “The big thing for us is to come to Europe at…