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  • TOKYO, Aug 26- Takata Corp has shortlisted six or seven companies, including a competitor and private-equity funds, as potential financial investors to bail out the Japanese car-parts maker, people involved in the process said. Japanese chemical maker Daicel Corp, China's Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp- the parent of Michigan- based air-bag maker Key Safety...

  • 'CarTowers' next to the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany

    Volkswagen AG announced on Thursday the compensation deal made in connection with the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal.

  • Amazon Vehicles will help users research cars

    The new platform will be an extension of Amazon's Automotive store.

  • Aug 24- Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles worldwide to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control modules in about 88,151 vehicles, including certain of its 2013-15 model year Ford Taurus sedans, Ford Flex crossover utility...

  • HAMBURG/ BERLIN, Aug 24- Volkswagen said on Wednesday production of cars at its German plants should be back to normal by next Monday after it resolved a dispute with parts suppliers over contract terms. VW and the two suppliers on Tuesday resolved the dispute affecting 28,000 workers at six of VW's 10 German factories, a day after Europe's largest automaker...

  • Aug 24- Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles in North America to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control modules in about 88,151 vehicles, including certain of its 2013-15 model year Ford Taurus sedans, Ford Flex crossover utility...

  • Best Buy Co., up $6.43 to $39.23. Zoe's Kitchen Inc., down $6.41 to $30.84. Tableau Software Inc., up $7.35 to $62.22.

  • Mobileye shares soar

    Shares of Mobileye soar are up about 6.5 percent, Seema Mody reports.

  • Mobileye's U.S.-listed shares were up 8.3 percent at $50.42 in mid-day trading, while Delphi's shares rose 3.2 percent to $67.15. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration did not respond immediately to a request for comment. Ride services giant Uber Technologies Inc last week said it had acquired self-driving truck startup Otto and planned...

  • Mobileye, a key supplier of vision-based sensing systems, and Delphi, a provider of automotive safety systems, said they plan to begin testing a jointly developed turn-key system for self-driving cars early next year. The Mobileye/ Delphi alliance is the latest in a series of partnerships aimed at speeding deployment of automated driving systems.

  • Cramer's Stop Trading: Johnson Controls

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching Johnson Controls.

  • Aug 23- Auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH said claims it was a knowing participant in Volkswagen's decade-long scheme to evade U.S. anti-pollution laws were "wild and unfounded." In a filing in U.S. District Court in San Francisco late on Monday, Bosch responded to attorneys who are suing Volkswagen AG on behalf of U.S. owners of the polluting VW diesel vehicles, who...

  • DETROIT— Auto parts and electronics company Delphi Automotive is joining with Israeli software maker Mobileye to develop the building blocks for a fully autonomous car in about two years. Delphi and Mobileye plan to build a complete autonomous driving platform that they will sell to automakers worldwide. Delphi already has taken an autonomous Audi on a...

  • *All-night talks between VW, suppliers near resolution- source. *Six plants, 28,000 workers affected by supplier row. BERLIN, Aug 23- Volkswagen and two of its car parts suppliers appeared to be edging towards a resolution of a contract dispute that has hit output at more than half of its German plants.

  • NEW YORK, Aug. 18- Until a month ago, Andrew Lampert was moving up the career ladder in New York City as a pricing manager at an auto parts company. Now, national parks are what Lampert, 28, and his girlfriend Elise Murphy, 24, call home. "The high cost of New York City can make it seem impossible to get by without an income and money on top," Lampert said.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 17- German auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH was a "knowing and active participant" in a decade-long scheme by Volkswagen AG to evade U.S. emissions laws, according to lawyers for U.S. owners of polluting VW diesel vehicles. In a court filing late on Tuesday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, the lawyers cited confidential documents turned over by...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 17- German auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH was a "knowing and active participant" in a decade-long scheme by Volkswagen AG to evade U.S. emissions laws, according to lawyers for U.S. owners of polluting VW diesel vehicles. In a court filing late on Tuesday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, the lawyers cited confidential documents turned over by...

  • *Daimler's Mercedes-Benz in electric car push. FRANKFURT, Aug 17- Daimler's top electric motors development executive, Harald Kroeger, is joining auto supplier Robert Bosch, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters, as a battle to hire leading talents in the sector heats up. The German executive has held various senior roles, including the position of...

  • Advance Auto Parts got the Carquest chain of stores when it bought General Parts International Inc in 2014. That, along with closures and consolidation at other chains, brought the company's total store count down to 5,192 as of July 16 from 5,293 on Jan. 2. Advance Auto Parts' revenue fell to $2.26 billion in the quarter ended July 16 from $2.37 billion a year...

  • The company's revenue fell to $2.26 billion in the second quarter ended July 16 from $2.37 billion a year earlier. Net income dropped to $124.6 million, or $1.68 per share, from about $150 million, or $2.03 per share. It earned $1.90 per share on an adjusted basis.