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Ford Revamps Explorer SUV for 1st Time Since 2011 Model Year
Toyota, Panasonic Announce Venture for Green Auto Batteries
Volkswagen Says It Will Pay Indian Fine Even As It Appeals

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Toyota, Panasonic Announce Venture for Green Auto Batteries

Ford Revamps Explorer SUV for 1st Time Since 2011 Model Year

By Yuri Kageyama |
Toyota Motor Corp. and Panasonic Corp. are setting up a joint venture to research, manufacture and sell batteries for ecological autos, an increasingly lucrative sector amid concer...

Google Self-Driving Spinoff Waymo to Put Factory in Michigan

Google Self-Driving Spinoff Waymo to Put Factory in Michigan

By David Eggert and Tom Krisher | Jan 23
Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan, creating up to 400 jobs at what it describes as the world's first plant "100 percent" dedicated to the mass production of autonomous vehicles.

Toyota, Panasonic Announce Venture for Green Auto Batteries

Toyota, Panasonic Announce Venture for Green Auto Batteries

By Yuri Kageyama | Jan 22
Toyota Motor Corp. and Panasonic Corp. are setting up a joint venture to research, manufacture and sell batteries for ecological autos, an increasingly lucrative sector amid concerns about global warming.

Edmunds: Top Picks for Fuel-Efficient All-Wheel Drives

Edmunds: Top Picks for Fuel-Efficient All-Wheel Drives

By Mark Takahashi | Jan 19
Some new 2019 vehicles offer shoppers a way to get both all-wheel drive and great fuel economy.

On the Road to Make An Affordable Car, Tesla Cuts Jobs

On the Road to Make An Affordable Car, Tesla Cuts Jobs

Jan 18
Tesla will cut 7 percent of its workforce as it tries to lower prices and break out of the niche-car market to produce an electric vehicle that more people can afford.

Volkswagen Says It Will Pay Indian Fine Even As It Appeals

Volkswagen Says It Will Pay Indian Fine Even As It Appeals

Jan 18
Volkswagen Group says that it will pay a fine of 1 billion rupees ($14.2 million) imposed by India for installing software that allegedly cheated pollution testing devices, though it is still appealing the order.