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  • Carlos Ghosn, CEO and chairman of Renault, discusses the importance of emissions regulation in the auto industry.

  • Volkswagen Brands CEO: 'The situation is under control'

    Herbert Diess, CEO of Volkswagen Brands, sought to reassure consumers and investors about a potential fine from the U.S. Department of Justice

  • DETROIT, Sept 28- Detroit automotive supplier Piston Group said on Wednesday it has finalized the purchase of Takata Corp's vehicle interiors subsidiary, Irvin Automotive, which will raise Piston's annual revenue to $1.8 billion from $1.3 billion.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 28- Europe's biggest software maker SAP has earmarked 2 billion euros for investments in products that help companies to connect everything from washing machines to cars to the Internet. SAP sealed a deal last week to work with German car parts maker Robert Bosch to connect everything from screwdrivers to cars to the Internet, and more deals...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26- Tesla Motors Co and a U.S. subsidiary of Swiss auto supplier Hoerbiger have agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by the electric car maker over problems with a proposed hydraulics system for the luxury Model X's "falcon wing" doors, court records show. Tesla and Hoerbiger have delayed filing for a dismissal because certain conditions of the...

  • WASHINGTON/ TOKYO, Sept 24- Japanese air bag supplier Takata Corp said it failed to inform the U.S. auto safety agency of a 2003 rupture of one of its air bag inflators in Switzerland, according to an internal Takata report released by U.S. regulators on Friday. In the United States, nearly 70 million inflators have been declared defective. In one event detailed in the...

  • Stocks to Watch: September 22, 2016

    AutoZone, Rite Aid and Yahoo are making headlines this Thursday morning before the opening bell.

  • Auto parts

    Jefferies predicts Amazon's auto parts offering and discounting will hurt auto parts retailers' profits.

  • Sept 20- A tentative labor deal with General Motors Co shows the onus Canada's autoworkers union will put on new investment in upcoming talks with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler, the union's head said on Tuesday. The deal includes pension concessions by the union, Unifor, and a rare shift in work from Mexico to an Ontario facility, averting a strike that would have...

  • A strike would involve nearly 4,000 workers at two GM plants in the Ontario cities of Oshawa and St Catharines. GM Canada spokeswoman Jennifer Wright said in an email that the company was focused on working with Unifor to reach a "mutually beneficial and competitive new agreement. Canada has been struggling to get new investments from automakers in its...

  • A strike would involve nearly 4,000 workers at two GM plants in the Ontario cities of Oshawa and St Catharines. GM Canada spokeswoman Jennifer Wright said in an email that the company was focused on working with Unifor to reach a "mutually beneficial and competitive new agreement. Canada has been struggling to get new investments from automakers in its...

  • A strike would involve nearly 4,000 workers at two GM plants in the Ontario cities of Oshawa and St Catharines. GM Canada spokeswoman Jennifer Wright said in an email that the company was focused on working with Unifor to reach a "mutually beneficial and competitive new agreement. Canada has been struggling to get new investments from automakers in its...

  • TORONTO, Sept 19- All issues are on the table in negotiations with General Motors Co, the head of its main Canadian autoworkers union said on Monday, as the union pushes to secure new investment as part of a labor contract ahead of a midnight strike deadline. Unifor and General Motors Co, which resumed talks early on Monday, have been divided over union demands that GM...

  • Canadian industries such as auto parts compete with Mexico to export to the United States. "The risks are certainly more pronounced for the Mexican peso than they are for the Canadian dollar, given the more confrontational rhetoric that Trump has had toward Mexico." said Ian Gordon, FX strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • Adient: Will be the world's largest car seat manufacturer

    With Johnson Controls spinning off its auto parts business, Bruce McDonald, incoming Adient CEO, discusses the new business and the state of the auto industry.

  • PARIS, Sept 15- French carmaker PSA said on Thursday a partnership with a U.S. 3 D printing startup would lead to cheaper production of whole vehicle structures as well as parts for its models. The maker of Peugeot, Citroen and DS cars said it had agreed with Los Angeles- based Divergent 3 D to develop metal printing processes for PSA production lines.

  • TOKYO, Sept 9- Private equity firms KKR, Bain Capital and MBK Partners are set to submit second-rounds bids to buy Japanese auto parts maker Calsonic Kansei Corp, which has a market value of $2.4 billion, people with direct knowledge of the matter told Thomson Reuters LPC. The buyout firms will bid for Nissan Motor Co's 41 percent stake in Calsonic, which Japan's...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- Auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH concealed the use of Volkswagen AG's secret "defeat device" software that it helped design and demanded in 2008 that the German automaker provide legal protection in its use, lawyers for American owners alleged in a court filing. The filing on Friday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco expands on claims...

  • TORONTO, Sept 6- Canada's autoworkers' union, which steps up pressure in contract talks by naming a strike target on Tuesday, may see its ability to win concessions undermined by outside factors, ranging from high power rates to manufacturers' increased reliance on more costly imported parts, industry experts say. The top priority for the union, named Unifor, is to...

  • Amazon Vehicles will help users research cars

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