automotive

GM recalls more than 600,000 trucks, SUVs

More than 600,000 four-wheel drive trucks and SUVs are being recalled by General Motors because a software error could trigger the braking system and increase the likelihood of a crash, The Associated Press reported Thursday.

Carlos Ghosn says he's victim of a conspiracy

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has again professed his innocence in a new video and accused executives at the Japanese carmaker of conspiring to remove him from power.

Acura recalls SUVs over tail light issue

Acura is recalling more than 360,000 SUVs worldwide because water can get into the tail lights and make them go dark, The Associated Press reported Monday.

Toyota chief warns that new tariffs could threaten US investment

The head of Toyota North America warned Friday that the tariffs President Donald Trump has threatened to impose on foreign vehicles would make it hard for the company to follow through on an additional $750 million investment in US plants that it announced this week.

SEC accuses Volkswagen of 'massive fraud'

The US Securities and Exchange Commission is suing Volkswagen, accusing the German carmaker of carrying out "a massive fraud" by cheating on emissions tests.

VW might really sell this electric beach buggy

Volkswagen's ID Buggy, an electric dune buggy concept, was an eye-catching presence at this week's Geneva International Motor Show. The most surprising thing about it, though, is that VW might actually put it into production.