Originally published on Transport & Environment. (Also exists in German, Spanish, Polish, French, and Italian.) The European auto industry is using aggressive lobbying and making unsubstantiated allegations in an attempt to derail EU plans to cut pollution from road transport, campaign group Transport & Environment (T&E) revealed in a statementRead More →

A global supply crisis threatens to derail Germany’s economic recovery, with the country’s auto industry suffering the biggest drop. Companies from BMW, Siemens AG and Volkswagen are all reporting a lack of supplies of materials, from the most basic wooden pallets to memory chips. Thomas Nuernberger, managing director of salesRead More →

Electric vehicles have encountered a serious obstacle on the way to widespread public use. Dominating recent self-driving vehicle news, US authorities have launched a formal investigation into Tesla’s autopilot system, rival Chinese manufacturer Nio suffered the fatal crash of one of its self-driving cars, and General Motors has extended itsRead More →