Ford Otosan takes the export route as home market stalls

Recep Tayyip Erdogan cuts the ribbon at a new automotive plant in May with Ford and Koc leaders
©Reuters/Murad Sezer

A slowing economy makes sales to Turkey’s EU customs union partner all the more important

Lotus to cut one-quarter of workforce

Part of wider restructuring at Malaysian-owned UK sports car maker

Headquarter shifts and negative portents

Hyundai Motor’s $10bn decision serves as reminder of an old adage

Auto lenders face tougher US supervision

Dealers strongly opposed to new oversight from CFPB

Renault reaps benefit of Russia ties

Russian car market shrinking amid country’s economic troubles

Tesla: high times

Good value in the long term, but less so in the short term?

Tycoon orders 30 Rolls for record $20m

HK entrepreneur Stephen Hung will use fleet in Macau resort

GM to pay compensation for 19 fatalities

Carmaker receives 125 claims for ignition-linked deaths

Driverless car ambitions spur $11.7bn deal

Germany’s ZF to buy TRW to create second-largest parts maker

Europe’s titans hold on to their cash

Nearly €50bn added to total reserves in the past year

Car quirk quandary for Myanmar

Wrongly configured vehicles pit east against west

Ferrari faces long road back to F1 glory

Sporting failure spurs exit of sports car maker’s chairman

Russia threatens car and clothing imports

Warning comes as EU diplomats agree to expand sanctions

Audi and Chrysler fined for price-fixing

Carmakers handed penalties totalling $50m by China

Ferrari chairman quits after F1 failures

Fiat chief Marchionne to take over from Montezemolo

Marchionne puts Ferrari on the IPO grid

Fiat Chrysler chief executive ousts the older boss of Ferrari

Renault and Bolloré bet on ‘green’ cars

Geopolitics drives China’s policy on cars

Auto parts makers rebel over China deals

Hertz shares jump as chief exits

Departure of Frissora for ‘personal reasons’’ after testing year


More FT Twitter accounts