The automaker said it wanted to reassess its testing program after an autonomous Uber vehicle killed a pedestrian.
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Munich prosecutors targeted BMW’s headquarters in search of evidence of possible emissions cheating, further tarnishing the reputation of German carmakers.
Most autonomous cars on the road now have a backup driver inside. But once they’re gone, self-driving cars will turn to remote drivers when they don’t know what to do.
The automaker plans to widen its range of sport-utility vehicles, including some all-electric or hybrid models, to better compete with rivals.
Electrification is coming, and even though the public is slowly getting used to it, carmakers are scrambling to produce whole lines of electric, hybrid and plug-in models.
Expect to see powerful sports cars, more S.U.V.s, a growing number of hybrids and all-electrics and a lot of beautiful sheet metal.
Rolls-Royce and Bentley, the cars of royalty and deep wealth, will be bringing several of their models to the show and will unveil a few surprises.
Porsche’s Mission E models will compete with Tesla’s Model S and Model X, but the German automaker isn’t focused just on high-performance vehicles. It’s getting into charging, too.
Uber’s autonomous trucks have started hauling trailers on Arizona highways for customers for its freight-booking service.
The watch brand returns to the Geneva International Motor Show for its fourth consecutive year and has just teamed with Aston Martin and its racing team.
Conceived for an era of high gasoline prices, the F-150 has lost its fuel-efficiency selling point, while its key material has gotten costlier.
People who don’t drive much usually get in fewer accidents. But, a study finds, insurers typically emphasize a driver’s marital status or credit score.
For the first time last year, S.U.V.s made up more than one in three cars sold globally as drivers in China, Australia and Europe ditched sedans.
A Detroit native looks homeward with ambitious plans to build a fashion center that he hopes will play a key part in the city’s economic renewal.
Daimler aims to buy Europcar’s 25 percent stake in the car-sharing service for 70 million euros, paving the way for Mercedes and BMW to develop driverless taxis.
U.S. sales of new cars and trucks tailed off in February as automakers eased up on discounts.
A court ruling has shaken Stuttgart, where it may soon be illegal to drive a diesel-powered Mercedes in parts of the city.
The new regulations in Silicon Valley’s home state are expected to help the wider deployment of autonomous vehicles.
The investment by Li Shufu, the chairman of the Geely automotive group, represents 9.69 percent of the German carmaker.
More buyers are ticking the sunroof option box, and carmakers in search of an open-air feeling are making them bigger. Safety advocates see a problem.
A woman in Tempe, Ariz., died after being hit by a self-driving car operated by Uber, in what is believed to be the first fatality of a pedestrian from an autonomous vehicle on public roads.