Monday morning car news roundup, August 28, 2017

Top News: Irish Monthly Retail Sales Rise on New Car Registrations - New York Times: By REUTERS AUG. ... However with new car sales down 10 percent so far this year as some motorists prefer to import cars from Britain due to the... Forward … [Continue reading]

Friday morning car news roundup, August 25, 2017

Top News: Volkswagen manager told CEO about U.S. "cheating" in July 2015: media - Reuters: A former senior quality manager at Volkswagen has told investigators he informed then-CEO Martin Winterkorn on July 27, 2015, that the carmaker had … [Continue reading]

Thursday morning car news roundup, August 24, 2017

Top News: Fiat Envisions Jeep as Global SUV Giant to Fulfill Auto Dreams - Bloomberg: While automakers around the world covet Jeep for its strong growth and fat profits, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV sees potential for much more,... Audi wants … [Continue reading]

Wednesday morning car news roundup, August 23, 2017

Top News: Ferrari unveils its new entry-level model: the Portofino - Reuters: Italian luxury sportscar maker Ferrari on Wednesday unveiled the Ferrari Portofino, its new entry level model that will replace the California. New Ferrari … [Continue reading]

Tuesday morning car news roundup, August 22, 2017

Top News: Ford, China's Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles - Reuters: Ford Motor is exploring setting up a joint venture with Chinese firm Anhui Zotye Automobile Co to build electric passenger vehicles in China under a new brand, … [Continue reading]

Monday morning car news roundup, August 21, 2017

Top News: Factbox: Fiat Chrysler's Chinese Suitor, Great Wall - New York Times: It began exporting its pickup trucks in 1998, with thefirst vehicles going to the Middle East. * An early spotter of the SUV opportunity, in 2002, GreatWall... … [Continue reading]

Friday morning car news roundup, August 18, 2017

Top News: Swiss road agency bans new Porsche Cayenne registrations - Reuters: Switzerland's road agency on Friday imposed a preliminary ban on new registrations of Porsche Cayenne cars equipped with manipulated diesel engine management … [Continue reading]

Thursday morning car news roundup, August 17, 2017

Top News: Sixt CEO hints at car-sharing merger talks between BMW and Daimler - Reuters: German carmakers Daimler and BMW may be in talks to combine their car-sharing services Car2Go and DriveNow, the chief executive of car rental company and … [Continue reading]