LONDON (AFP) - Lotus have set their sights on a top-three finish in this year's Formula One (F1) world championship after becoming the first team to unveil their car for the forthcoming campaign.
BRATISLAVA (REUTERS) - South Korean carmaker Kia Motors expects record production above 285,000 cars at its Slovakia plant this year, boosted by a strong first-half performance.
BRUSSELS (REUTERS) - Engines may rev a bit quieter if European Union (EU) lawmakers have their say about it.
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's car sales jumped by 8.3 per cent in June from a year earlier, an auto industry body reported on Tuesday, adding it was still hoping for double-digit annual growth despite a flagging economy.
DETROIT (REUTERS) - General Motors' (GM) main brand, Chevrolet, is pushing two new programmes designed to keep customers rolling into dealerships during July and August when some vehicles switch from 2012 models to 2013 models.
BERLIN (AP) - Europe's largest automaker Volkswagen is reporting a 13.7 per cent increase in June passenger vehicle sales, with booming results outside western Europe where the debt crisis slowed spending.
DETROIT (REUTERS) - Chrysler is launching a multimedia advertising campaign for its Dodge Dart compact sedan with a fast-moving 90-second television spot to be shown during Tuesday night's Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
(REUTERS) - Hyundai Motor has been sued for allegedly misleading consumers sensitive to high petrol prices that its popular 2011 and 2012 Elantra model is more fuel-efficient than it actually is.
BERLIN (REUTERS) - Volkswagen (VW) plans to build an assembly factory in the central Chinese city of Wuhan with its local joint venture partner, Automotive News China reported on Monday, citing local media.
FRANKFURT (REUTERS) - German carmaker BMW will invest 250 million pounds (S$492 million) over the next three years to increase capacity at the British manufacturing plants where it makes the Mini.