Tesla picks up on better performance

Demand ‘crazy’ for stationary batteries, says electric carmaker

Michelin buys tyre retailer Blackcircles

French company looks to boost online offering

Fiat beeps at ‘powerless’ analysts

Earnings call gets existential: ‘Own the responsibility, Max’

Daimler driverless truck

Nevada approves autonomous trucks

Goal of transforming freight transport safety remains long haul

China carmakers linked to possible merger

Chairmen changes seen as potential precursor to tie-up

VW seeks distance from power struggle

Holding structure for truck units announced

Qoros stakes survival hopes on China

European ambitions take a back seat for troubled carmaker

Ford car seat that can detect heart attacks

Ford scraps ‘heart attack’ car seat plan

Carmaker blames cheaper and more accurate wearable technology

Tesla looks to spark a revolution

Electric carmaker bets on home uses for group’s technology

Volkswagen: Gear change

Company has leadership void to fill as chairman Ferdinand Piëch’s bid to win a power struggle fails

Fiat Chrysler: exhaust-ed

Consolidation message likely to fall on deaf ears

US and Canada toughen oil transport rules

Safety regulations come after spate of serious accidents from shipping oil by rail

Tesla: battery powered

Turning utopia into a profitable business takes more than dreaming

Tesla moves into domestic batteries

Company’s solar power storage system opens new avenue

VW replaces former chairman on board

Porsche-Piëch clan’s dominance ensured by appointment of 2 nieces

François Michelin, industrialist, 1926-2015

Built family-controlled company into world’s largest tyremaker

Marchionne pitches for car mergers

Fiat Chrysler chief says Apple and Google could be partners in deals

VW reports 17% rise in quarterly earnings

Group does not update on leadership after chairman’s resignation

Daimler: pretty young things

China is a key lever for growth for the carmaker

Ford profits fall after truck switchover

Car company reaffirms full-year profit forecasts as it upgrades its F-series and SUVs


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