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  • Audi set to rival Tesla's Model X with electric SUV Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 10:14 AM ET

    German automaker Audi is set to rival Tesla's much anticipated Model X with the unveiling of an electric car with a range of over 310 miles.

  • Audi to unveil rival to Tesla X at Frankfurt Auto Show Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015 | 9:28 AM ET

    BERLIN— German carmaker Audi says it's planning to unveil an electric sport SUV concept with a range of over 310 miles— well beyond the range of rival carmaker Tesla's Model S and soon-to-launch Model X. Audi says in a statement Wednesday its as-yet unnamed electric SUV will begin production in 2018. It will unveil the vehicle at the upcoming Frankfurt Auto Show,...

  • *Renault, Hyundai, Fuji Heavy, BMW, VW to use Shanghai. BEIJING, Aug 19- Toyota Motor Corp and rival global automakers are looking to divert shipments to Shanghai and other ports from Tianjin after massive explosions last week disrupted operations indefinitely at China's largest auto import hub. On Wednesday, Renault SA and Subaru maker Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd...

  • *Growth in Europe offsetting slower China. STOCKHOLM, Aug 19- Geely-owned carmaker Volvo Car Group kept its full-year sales target on Wednesday despite a slowdown in China after strong European demand helped power a 71 percent jump in first-half profit. Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson told Reuters the carmaker still expected to reach sales of close to...

  • DETROIT, Aug 18- Most Buick vehicles sold in the United States after 2016 could be imported from China and Europe, according to two sources familiar with parent General Motors Co's plans. Production of the mid-size Regal sedan is likely to shift from Canada to either China or Europe in 2017, they added. Buick is also planning to add two new U.S. models from overseas...

  • What's driving road fatalities? Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 2:53 PM ET
    What's driving road fatality?

    2015 is on track to be the deadliest driving year since 2007. Deborah Hersman, National Safety Council CEO, provides insight on the challenges of connected cars.

  • Welcome to the Palo Alto home of the Ford Motor Co., six miles from the headquarters of Google. Meanwhile, in a squat, industrial building in suburban Detroit, a short drive from Ford's headquarters, workers are busy building a small fleet of driverless cars. We're educating both sides, "says Niall Berkerey, who runs the Detroit office of Telenav, a Sunnyvale,...

  • BERLIN, Aug 18- The United States' securities watchdog is helping German prosecutors to investigate the alleged payment of bribes by Ford to speed the passage of containers through Russian customs, a source at the U.S. carmaker said on Tuesday. Ford and Schenker, the freight business of state-owned German rail company Deutsche Bahn, have been under...

  • Ford recalling trucks to fix seat belt anchors Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 10:18 AM ET

    DEARBORN, Mich.— Ford is recalling just over 26,000 trucks in the U.S. and Canada because some front seat belts may not be anchored in the right position. The recall covers F-650 and F-750 trucks from the 2011, 2013 and 2015 model years that were built in Mexico from Feb. 14, 2011, through April 28, 2015. Ford says the front passenger and center seat belts may not be...

  • Failure to agree with Mexico on rules for car-making was a key stumbling block when negotiators fell short of a deal for the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the end of July. Mexican officials have expressed confidence an agreement can be reached in coming weeks, but car manufacturing remains a sticking point and upcoming elections in Canada this year and the...

  • *Russia's once-booming car industry hit by economic crisis. After a decade of annual sales growth in excess of 10 percent, the Russian car industry is now a victim of an economic crisis fueled by lower oil prices and Western sanctions over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis. Domestic car sales have halved from their peaks in 2012-2013 when during some months the...

  • Apple's self-driving car still down the road Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Apple's self-driving car still down the road

    Apple rolling right along with development of a self-driving car.

  • *Credit Suisse puts initial losses at $1 bln- $1.5 bln. HONG KONG, Aug 17- Two explosions in the Chinese port of Tianjin that killed more than 100 people last week could generate total insurance losses of $1 billion to $1.5 billion, Credit Suisse analysts said, citing initial estimates based on Chinese media reports. Credit Suisse said those affected would be mostly...

  • Hedge funds take fresh look at General Motors in Q2 Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 6:13 PM ET

    BOSTON, Aug 14- Several prominent hedge fund managers made bigger bets on U.S. automaker General Motors during the second quarter, despite the company's battling a deadly ignition defect and tangling with shareholders over its stock price. Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn bought 7.9 million shares between April and the end of June, raising his investment...

  • MILAN, Aug 14- A recovering European car market, improving margins and well-received new models could underpin Fiat Chrysler Automobiles shares even after the spin-off of luxury brand Ferrari, when some analysts predict a reversal for the stock. In particular, they have leapt more than 80 percent since October, when CEO Sergio Marchionne announced plans to...

  • *Industrial production increases 0.6 percent in July. WASHINGTON, Aug 14- U.S. industrial output advanced at its strongest pace in eight months in July as auto production surged, another bullish sign for third-quarter economic growth that boosts the prospects of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike next month. "It adds to the steady drum-beat of solid...

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1500 GMT/11:00 a.m. ET Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 11:35 AM ET

    Editor: Phil Berlowitz +1 646 223 6200. ATHENS- Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras faces the widest rebellion yet from his leftist lawmakers as parliament approves a new bailout program, forcing him to consider a confidence vote that could pave the way for early elections. Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc says it is looking to raise about $642.5 million...

  • More recalls for GM Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    More recalls for GM

    GM recalls 74,424 Chevrolet Cobalts for defective air bag wiring.

  • MILAN, Aug 14- A recovering European car market, improving margins and well-received new models could underpin Fiat Chrysler Automobiles shares even after the spin-off of luxury brand Ferrari, when some analysts predict a reversal for the stock. In particular, they have leapt more than 80 percent since October, when CEO Sergio Marchionne announced plans to...

  • Car lovers' heaven Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 8:46 AM ET
    Car lovers' heaven

    More than $400 million worth of cars are expected to be sold at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance event. CNBC's Robert Frank shows some of the highest valued cars, and even some of the "bargains."