Jaguar I-Pace EV Named World Car of the Year

April 17, 2019 at 12:44 PM

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd.’s Jaguar I-Pace crossover vehicle has been named 2019 World Car of the Year by international automotive journalists.

Two EVs in Final 3 for World Car of the Year Honors

March 06, 2019 at 9:17 AM

Organizers of the World Car of the Year Awards have winnowed down the list of finalists for the top award in 2019 to the Volvo S60/V60 and two all electric crossovers: the Audi e-tron and Jaguar I-Pace.

VW, Microsoft Expand Cloud Partnership Beyond Europe

February 27, 2019 at 1:12 PM

Volkswagen AG and Microsoft Corp. are expanding the cloud-computing partnership they announced last September to China and North America.

Smart Cities Require Smart Planning

December 08, 2018 at 12:00 AM

The eventual transition to connected and autonomous electric vehicles is slowly starting to take shape.

Toyota Adds Corolla Hybrid

November 16, 2018 at 12:32 PM

Toyota Motor Corp. will offer a hybrid version of its redesigned Corolla compact sedan, which is due to bow next spring in global markets.

25 Cities Account for 44% of World's EV Registrations

November 02, 2018 at 2:43 PM

More than two in five of the world’s all-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles are registered in 25 cities, says the International Council on Clean Transportation. 

Audi, BMW, Kia, Toyota Lead World “Car-of-the-Year” Contenders

September 17, 2018 at 11:21 AM

The initial list of 35 vehicles vying for the 2019 World Car of the Year title includes four Audi models and three each from BMW, Kia and Toyota.

GM to Broaden Bolt EV Sales Overseas

September 06, 2018 at 9:40 AM

General Motors Co. plans to expand global availability of its all-electric Chevrolet Bolt hatchback.

PwC: Economic Nationalism Could Hinder Future R&D

November 06, 2017 at 4:54 PM

Nationalistic government policies could reverse the recent trend toward global innovation and reduce future research and development spending by large carmakers and other conglomerates, PricewaterhouseCoopers concludes in its latest Global Innovation 1000 report.

Hella Launches High-Definition LED Headlight System

June 20, 2016 at 6:29 AM

Hella KGaA Hueck & Co. is introducing a new light-emitting-diode headlamp system with a programmable beam pattern that can adapt to a variety of driving conditions.

European Brands Dominate World Car of the Year Finalists

January 26, 2016 at 5:56 PM

Six of the 10 finalists for the World Car of the Year award and all five of those vying for the top luxury model are from European-based brands.