Edition:
United States

Joseph White

Ferrari will expand its lineup of road cars, but not too much

Aug 17 2019

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an audience of classic car enthusiasts gathered at this storied golf resort on the Pacific coast.

Former United Auto Workers official gets 15 months in labor corruption case

Aug 05 2019

DETROIT A federal judge in Detroit on Monday sentenced the former United Auto Workers union vice president in charge of relations with Fiat Chrysler to 15 months in federal prison for misusing funds intended for worker training to pay for luxury travel, golf, liquor and parties for himself and other union officials.

REFILE-Former United Auto Workers official gets 15 months in labor corruption case

Aug 05 2019

DETROIT, Aug 5 A federal judge in Detroit on Monday sentenced the former United Auto Workers union vice president in charge of relations with Fiat Chrysler to 15 months in federal prison for misusing funds intended for worker training to pay for luxury travel and entertainment for himself and other union officials.

Fiat Chrysler CEO: We'll talk alliances, but we can go it alone

Aug 04 2019

DETROIT Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive has a message for Renault SA and other would-be partners: We are happy to talk, but we can go it alone.

GM Cruise to delay commercial launch of self-driving cars to beyond 2019

Jul 24 2019

General Motors Co's self-driving unit, Cruise, said on Wednesday it was delaying the commercial deployment of cars past its target of 2019 as more testing of the vehicles was required.

Exclusive: LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant

Jul 11 2019

SEOUL/DETROIT South Korean electric vehicle (EV) battery maker LG Chem is considering building a second U.S. factory, three people familiar with the matter said, accelerating a race to add capacity to meet growing global demand for green vehicles.

RPT-FOCUS-Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war

Jun 28 2019

DETROIT, June 27 At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start.

Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war

Jun 27 2019

DETROIT At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start.

GM to invest $150 million to boost heavy-duty pickup truck production

Jun 12 2019

FLINT, Mich. General Motors Co president Mark Reuss said on Wednesday that the automaker is investing about $150 million at its Flint Assembly plant, Michigan, to boost production of heavy duty trucks by another 40,000 vehicles a year.

World News