U.S. appeals court stays order requiring GM, FCA meet to resolve lawsuit

General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

A U.S. appeals court on Monday put a stay on a lower court’s order requiring CEOs from General Motors (GM) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to resolve GM’s racketeering lawsuit. “In order to provide enough time to consider the matters raised in GM’s petition, and having considered the relevant factors, we conclude that a temporary […]

Japanese automakers’ May global sales declined 38% due to coronavirus

Tokyo, Japan

Japanese automakers’ global sales dropped 38% in May, in the third straight month of big declines as most automotive factories and dealerships remained shut because of coronavirus lockdowns. The country’s seven major automakers sold about 1.47 million vehicles last month, dropping significantly from 2.38 million units a year ago, according to Reuters calculations based on […]

Black Lives Matter organizer charged in vandalism of police vehicle in Iowa

Matthew Bruce Black Lives Matter organizer arrested in Des Moines, Iowa

A major Black Lives Matter organizer in Des Moines, Iowa has been charged with a felony in relation to the vandalism of a police vehicle Saturday during a protest on the city’s south side. Matthew Bruce, 24, has been charged with first-degree criminal mischief, a class C felony. He turned himself into Des Moines police at about 10 a.m. Wednesday and […]

Hyundai reveals new insights on design of the Vision T concept car

Hyundai Vision T concept car

Hyundai Motor has released a new walkaround video about Vision T, first revealed at the Los Angeles International Auto Show in 2019. In the video, Head of Hyundai Design SangYup Lee describes the main characteristics of the concept car’s design: dynamic architecture, sharp edges and straight lines, and geometric design features referred to as “parametric […]