Axalta shares back up as sale drama revives for global car paint firm

Axalta employs 14,000 at its plants and paint labs worldwide, including its new central research and development facility at the Navy Yard business center and its Americas offices in Glen Mills.

Motormouth: Subaru dealer might sort out battery problem

Columnist Bob Weber answers all your car questions.

Motormouth: Subaru dealer might sort out battery problem

Columnist Bob Weber answers all your car questions.

Tennessee Volkswagen plant rejects unionization

A win would have offered the United Auto Workers its first fully organized, foreign-owned auto assembly plant in the traditionally anti-union South.

Tennessee Volkswagen plant rejects unionization

A win would have offered the United Auto Workers its first fully organized, foreign-owned auto assembly plant in the traditionally anti-union South.

Xtra big and Xtra smooth, the all-new BMW X7 is not really that Xciting

The 2019 BMW X7 takes the German carmaker up a notch, at least in the SUV realm. But its BMW breeding is overwhelmed by its steroidal sizing.

Xtra big and Xtra smooth, the all-new BMW X7 is not really that Xciting

The 2019 BMW X7 takes the German carmaker up a notch, at least in the SUV realm. But its BMW breeding is overwhelmed by its steroidal sizing.
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Florida law to allow autonomous cars — when they’re ready

When they're finally ready for prime time, self-driving vehicles without humans will be allowed to operate in Florida.

Tesla CEO lifts shareholder spirits, takes aim at media

CEO Elon Musk assured Tesla shareholders the electric car maker has recovered from a disappointing start this year and promised to counter media coverage that he believes has distorted perceptions about the unprofitable company’s long-term prospects.

Malvern firm’s heavy-duty wireless chargers help Indianapolis electric buses travel farther

Momentum Dynamics will install wireless chargers to boost the mileage of electric buses in Indianapolis, which were unable to deliver the promised range in cold weather.

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The return of the Blazer shows Chevrolet has learned a thing or three

The return of the Chevrolet Blazer may take readers back to the old days of its SUVs. But don't go there: This new Blazer is much better than many current rivals, and in RS form can go a little crazy as well.

Motormouth: Can we expect more cars with easy in/easy out ‘suicide’ doors?

Columnist Bob Weber answers all your car questions.

My heart’s not in the Highlander — a Toyota tribute marking Dylan’s 78th birthday

Though rated 5 of 5 by Consumer Reports, the 2019 Highlander handles like a 1980s American sedan. But a redesign is coming in 2020.

Musk pushes Tesla delivery employees to ‘catch up’ with demand

Tesla Inc.'s Elon Musk sent a second email to employees in as many weeks painting a positive picture of demand for the company's electric vehicles, after swirling doubt about the pace of deliveries sent shares tumbling.

New auto giant? Fiat Chrysler wants to merge with Renault

Fiat Chrysler has proposed merging with France's Renault to create the world's third-biggest automaker and combine forces in the race to make electric and autonomous vehicles

Motormouth: Adding stuff to windshield washer fluid: Good idea or not?

Columnist Bob Weber answers all your car questions.

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Taking the Altima, Mazda6, and Accord on a road test

The 2019 Nissan Altima redesign follows on the heels of the new Mazda6 and Honda Accord, both redesigned for the 2018 model year. All three midsize sedans have received performance enhancements, but only one leaps into a level of performance previously occupied by only premium brands.

Germany’s Bosch fined $100 million over diesel scandal

German prosecutors have fined auto components and technology company Robert Bosch GmbH 90 million euros ($100 million) over its role in the diesel emissions scandal that erupted at Volkswagen in 2015.

Tesla reduces prices on Models S and X amid stock slump

Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its two most expensive models.

Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs

Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs, about 10% of its salaries workforce.

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