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Reports: Renault, France to File Charges Against Ghosn

June 13, 2019 at 5:17 AM

Renault SA and the French government are preparing a lawsuit against former Chairman Carlos Ghosn over €11 million ($12 million) in questionable expenses charged to the company, according to media reports.

Ex-Ford Designer Woodhouse Lands at Nissan

June 13, 2019 at 1:14 AM

Nissan Motor Co. has named David Woodhouse, previously director of strategic design at Ford Motor Co., as its new design chief for North America.

Byton Taps Former BMW, GM Exec as Chief Customer Officer

June 12, 2019 at 10:07 AM

Chinese electric car startup Byton Ltd. has appointed Andreas Schaaf to the newly created position of chief customer officer.

Proxy Advisors Seek to Replace Nissan CEO Saikawa

June 11, 2019 at 4:02 PM

Two large proxy advisory firms are suggesting that Nissan Motor Co. shareholders vote against reappointing CEO Hiroto Saikawa, The Nikkei reports.

Michelin Names Garcin to Head North American Unit

June 11, 2019 at 2:11 AM

Michelin & Cie. has appointed Alexis Garcin as chairman and president of Michelin North America.

Renowned Jaguar Test Driver Dies at 98

June 10, 2019 at 3:01 PM

Norman Dewis, a long-time test driver and development engineer for Jaguar, died on Saturday at the age of 98.

Ford's Strategic Design Chief Resigns

June 10, 2019 at 7:24 AM

David Woodhouse, who had been Ford Motor Co.'s director of global strategic design for the last two years, has left the company.

Uber’s COO, Marketing Chief Leave in Management Shakeup

June 07, 2019 at 5:49 PM

Uber Technologies Inc. is replacing its chief operating and chief marketing officers as part of a major management overhaul.

Top EPA Auto and Climate Change Execs to Swap Jobs

June 07, 2019 at 9:03 AM

The heads of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality and Office of Atmospheric Programs are switching jobs.

Jaguar Design Chief Callum Quits

June 04, 2019 at 10:26 AM

Ian Callum, who has headed design for Jaguar Cars Ltd. for a decade, is leaving the company on July 1.

TrueCar CEO Retires

June 03, 2019 at 2:46 PM

Chip Perry, who has led TrueCar Inc. since 2015, is retiring from the online car buying service.

Haldex Names New CEO

June 03, 2019 at 10:08 AM

Swedish brake system supplier Haldex SA has named Helene Svahn as CEO, effective immediately.