Automation

Toyota presenta el Corolla rediseñado con estilo atlético

El Corolla de duodécima generación fue creado en la Nueva Arquitectura Global de Toyota que, según el fabricante, combina nuevos enfoques de diseño, ingeniería, ensamblaje y materiales.Read More

Toyota, Mazda break ground on Alabama assembly plant

The Toyota-Mazda manufacturing joint venture said it planned to begin construction next month of its giant $1.6 billion assembly plant in Alabama, with hopes of launching production in 2021.Read More

VW to spend $50.2 billion on electric, autonomous vehicles by 2023

Volkswagen Group said it will spend 44 billion euros ($50.2 billion) on electric vehicles, digitalization, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023. The 44 billion euro plan is 10 billion euros ($11.Read More

Kia lanza incentivos para lograr meta de ventas en México

CIUDAD DE MandEacute;XICO - Kia tiene la meta de vender 100 mil unidades este aandntilde;o y para lograrlo estandaacute; echando a andar su maquinaria financiera.Read More

AutoNews Now: VW CEO on talks with Ford: Merger 'never' discussed

VW CEO on Ford talks: Merger 'never' discussed; Tesla Model 3 orders begin in China; Where Volvo's Polestar sees opportunity; How gasoline fuels Toyota's efficiency push.Read More

Elon Musk's infamous tweet creates legal morass for Tesla

Elon Musk's infamous tweet saying he'd secured funding to take Tesla private did so much damage to so many different kinds of investors that he should have multiple class-action suits, lawyers said.Read More

Tesla launches vehicle reservations in China

Tesla has started taking orders for its Model 3 sedan in China for a deposit of 8,000 yuan ($1,153), according to the electric carmaker's China website.Read More

VW corrects its EV commitment plans

Volkswagen Group corrected a key figure used by CEO Herbert Diess in an interview with Automotive News to describe the extent of the automaker's plans for electric vehicles.Read More

VW gastará 50 mil millones de dólares en autos eléctricos, autónomos para 2023

Volkswagen dijo el viernes que gastará 44 mil millones de euros (unos 50 mil millones de dólares) en automóviles eléctricos, digitalización, conducción autónoma y nuevos servicios de movilidad para 2023.Read More

VW will spend $50 billion over 5 years on electric, connected and self-driving car tech

VW Group is significantly raising investment plans for the next five years in the race to keep up with the shift to electric and self-driving cars, as well as new services in connected vehicles.Read More

Elon Musk will be back on Tesla's assembly line this month

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he will walk the entire Model 3 production line on Nov. 27 and 28. He said all assembly areas need to be able to support making 1,000 cars per day.Read More

Why Toyota is slowing down Camry production

Toyota is slowing down production of the Camry, the top-selling car in the U.S. for 16 years running, underscoring the ongoing slump besetting sedans.Read More

First Shift: As new Corolla debuts, Toyota plans Camry slowdown

As new Corolla debuts, Toyota plans Camry slowdown; Diess to oversee VW China?; AAA: Automated 'pilot' tech misleading consumers; Vauxhall's Brexit choice.Read More

Polestar targets China despite Tesla competition

Volvo's performance subbrand Polestar expects to get as much as half of its sales from China, but is not underestimating the stiff competition it faces from Tesla in the world's biggest auto market.Read More

Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port Astra plant faces Brexit closure risk

Two UK factories may be too many for British automaker Vauxhall, whose owner PSA is weighing its options in case of a dip in car demand post-Brexit.Read More

VW invests in electrification, seeks to strengthen alliances with battery makers and rival automakers

VW's top board is due to vote on a multibillion-euro investment plan, including steps to retool three German plants to mass produce EVs and to explore alliances with battery partners and competitors.Read More

VW CEO Diess will succeed Jochem Heizmann as China chief next year

VW Group CEO Herbert Diess will take responsibility for the automaker's China operations from Jochem Heizmann, who is retiring, Reuters reported.Read More

VW tools German plant for Tesla-fighting electric cars

Volkswagen will invest $1.4 billion to revamp a plant in eastern Germany into Europe's largest electric-car factory, giving chase to a global move into affordable zero-emission vehicles.Read More

Ex-Bosch engineers aim to strengthen self-driving car software

A company formed by two veteran Bosch engineers is seeking to make the open-source software that powers many experimental self-driving cars safe and reliable enough to be used in commercially available vehicles.Read More

Honda recuperó buen nivel de producción en México, afirman

Arturo González Palomino, presidente de la Asociación de Distribuidores de Automotores del Estado de Guanajuato, asegura que la planta de Honda en Celaya, que se inundó en el mes de junio, ya está regularizando su producción.Read More