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VW Names De Nysschen COO for N. America

September 26, 2019 at 11:25 AM

Johan de Nysschen has been appointed chief operating officer for Volkswagen brand operations in North America, effective Oct. 1.

BMW Names New HR, Production Chiefs

September 26, 2019 at 10:34 AM

BMW AG says Milan Nedeljkovic and Ilka Horstmeier have joined the company’s management board to oversee manufacturing and human resources, respectively, confirming a report from last week. 

Plastic Omnium Shuffles Management Team

September 26, 2019 at 12:00 AM

France’s Plastic Omnium SA is reorganizing its management team to bring in younger leaders to help prepare the company for long-term growth.

Visteon’s CFO Resigns

September 25, 2019 at 3:47 PM

Christian Garcia has resigned as Visteon Corp.’s chief financial officer and will leave the company at the end of October.

VW Reorganizes Research Group

September 24, 2019 at 4:19 PM

Volkswagen AG is restructuring its research operations to foster innovation, focus on emerging technologies and promote greater collaboration among the carmaker's facilities and brands.

VW’s CEO, Chairman Charged with Stock Market Manipulation

September 24, 2019 at 10:41 AM

Volkswagen Group’s top leaders have been charged with stock manipulation for failing to alert investors about the company’s diesel emission cheating.

Tesla Faces Trial over Huge Pay Deal for CEO Musk

September 23, 2019 at 12:33 AM

A Delaware judge has ruled that Tesla Inc.’s board must face a trial to justify why it agreed last year to a multi-billion-dollar payout for CEO Elon Musk indexed to the company’s market value.

California Law Aims to Reclassify Contractors as Employees

September 19, 2019 at 12:02 PM

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a bill requiring that ride-hailing services treat their drivers as employees rather than contractors.

Auto Writer Extraordinare Ingrassia Dies at 69

September 17, 2019 at 8:28 AM

Paul Ingrassia, a giant among auto writers, has died of cancer at age 69.

Renault's Alpine Unit Names New Chief

September 16, 2019 at 4:56 PM

Renault SA has appointed Patrick Marinoff as managing director of its Alpine sub-brand.

Ex-Mitsubishi Strategist to Join PSA?

September 13, 2019 at 4:51 PM

Vincent Cobee, who left Mitsubishi Motors Corp. in April, is joining PSA Group, according to Reuters.

Genesis Hires Former Lambo Designer

September 13, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Hyundai Motor Co. has appointed Filippo Perini to head its Genesis luxury brand’s advanced design studio in Europe.