Auto Industry Upheaval

A Nissan Leaf electric vehicle stands with part of its battery.

Nissan nears sale of battery unit to Chinese fund GSR

Automaker seeks to cut costs of electric vehicles by outsourcing

  • Fiat Chrysler sued for emissions cheating, joining growing list

    Tougher standards driving automakers toward electric vehicles

  • Renesas, Great Wall Motor to develop next-gen auto tech

    Japan-China partnership to focus on automated driving, electric vehicles

  • Japan automakers spending record $25bn on R&D

    Even as profits slide, AI, self-driving tech demand active investment

  • Developing Asia: Toyota's key battleground

    Growth in emerging markets could compensate for weakening US sales

  • Green cars color China's loosening of auto market

    Moves by Beijing also seen appeasing Trump on trade imbalances

  • Chinese auto brands moving up the ranks at home

    Building on joint ventures with top foreign carmakers

  • Honda, other Japan carmakers stepping up sales in China

    More showrooms opening to sate appetite for SUVs

  • Tesla becomes most valuable US car maker, edges out GM

  • Ford revving up electric-car campaign in China

    US automaker capitalizing on rapidly expanding market

  • Japanese carmakers slow to find Electric Avenue in China

    Wait-and-see approach could give competitors a head start

  • Japan to spur automotive tech collaboration at home

    Common standards getting drawn up for carmakers, parts suppliers, IT providers

  • Carlos and Carlos provide a tale of 2 automobile chiefs

    European politics may add plot twist

  • Toyota struts out new test vehicle for self-driving tech

    Test platform by AI unit to help speed development of autonomous cars

  • What will life after Ghosn mean for Nissan?

    With superstar boss stepping aside, tech will decide automaker's fate

  • Nissan's Ghosn shifts from CEO to 'guardian of alliance'

    In handing reins to Saikawa, industry icon seeks 'change with continuity'

  • Carlos Ghosn resigns as Nissan CEO

    Co-CEO Saikawa to replace Ghosn, who will remain chairman

  • Changan Auto sells 3m cars in record year

    China's No. 4 player spending big on smart-car, green tech to make global splash

  • Honda bets on tie-up to catch up in e-vehicle race

    Hitachi Automotive known for technological edge in motors

  • Toyota, Suzuki ink memorandum on business tie-up

    Japanese automakers will 'slowly consider' capital links