5866 GM CEO Mary Barra's 2022 pay worth $29M
News
GM CEO Mary Barra's 2022 pay worth $29M
Mary Barra’s total compensation in nine years as CEO of General Motors has surpassed $200 million. Barra received a pay package worth just less than $29 million in 2022, according to a filing with
5864 Former Audi CEO Stadler to make diesel scandal confession
News
Former Audi CEO Stadler to make diesel scandal confession
Former Audi CEO Rupert Stadler is ready to make a confession about his role in Volkswagen Group’s diesel emissions scandal in exchange for a suspended sentence and a payment of 1.1 million euros
5862 Steve Carlisle retires; Rory Harvey named GM North America president
News
Steve Carlisle retires; Rory Harvey named GM North America president
Cadillac chief Rory Harvey will become General Motors’ new president of North America at the end of the month as Steve Carlisle retires after a 41-year career with the automaker. Carlisle, 61,
5860 Manley, Barra got top pay from Detroit 3 in 2022
News
Manley, Barra got top pay from Detroit 3 in 2022
Mike Manley was the highest-paid Detroit 3 executive in 2022, even though he no longer worked for an automaker. Manley, who has been CEO of AutoNation since November 2021, earned $56.2 million (€51.2
5858 How Renault's de Meo aims to move Nissan alliance beyond 'compromise'
News
How Renault's de Meo aims to move Nissan alliance beyond 'compromise'
Renault CEO Luca de Meo worked for more than eight months to reboot the automaker’s alliance with Nissan Motor Co. to move beyond a “culture of compromise” that had been the status quo
5856 Ghosn's automaking dreams disappear with Renault-Nissan revamp
News
Ghosn's automaking dreams disappear with Renault-Nissan revamp
The restructuring of the Nissan and Renault  alliance is not the legacy Carlos Ghosn had in mind. The announcement Monday that Renault will gradually reduce its stake in Nissan is a repudiation of the
5854 Ford uses 25% more engineers doing same work as rivals, Farley says
News
Ford uses 25% more engineers doing same work as rivals, Farley says
Ford Motor Co.’s engineering ranks may bear the brunt of additional job cuts the automaker has alluded to in the wake of disappointing earnings, judging from CEO Jim Farley’s latest interview. “It
5852 Before jobs at Tesla and Apple, new GM VP fixed up a Buick
News
Before jobs at Tesla and Apple, new GM VP fixed up a Buick
General Motors got its newest vice president from Tesla, but he was raised on GM. Zach Kirkman joined GM in January as vice president of corporate development and global mergers and acquisitions. He previously
5850 Musk defeats Tesla shareholder suit over 2018 'funding secured' tweets
News
Musk defeats Tesla shareholder suit over 2018 'funding secured' tweets
SAN FRANCISCO — A jury cleared Elon Musk of claims by Tesla Inc. investors that he defrauded them when he tweeted 4 1/2 years ago that he was considering taking the company private and had “funding
5848 Musk has a laugh in court as Tesla tweet fraud trial goes to jury
News
Musk has a laugh in court as Tesla tweet fraud trial goes to jury
SAN FRANCISCO — Elon Musk settled into a federal courtroom here on Friday and had a laugh just as closing arguments were about to begin in the trial over whether his 2018 tweets defrauded Tesla
5846 Longtime Mercedes-Benz USA marketing boss Drew Slaven departs
News
Longtime Mercedes-Benz USA marketing boss Drew Slaven departs
ATLANTA — Mercedes-Benz USA’s longtime marketing boss and onetime interim CEO Drew Slaven has left the company. In a memo to the brand’s dealers reviewed by Automotive News, Mercedes-Benz
5844 GM hires former Tesla exec to head mergers and acquisitions
News
GM hires former Tesla exec to head mergers and acquisitions
DETROIT — General Motors said it has hired former Tesla Inc. executive Zach Kirkman as vice president of corporate development and global mergers and acquisitions. GM’s CFO Paul Jacobson announced
5842 ‘American Auto' star wants Barra on show
News
‘American Auto' star wants Barra on show
Ana Gasteyer, the “Saturday Night Live” alum whose current TV role is the CEO of fictional Detroit automaker Payne Motors, says she’d love to arrange a guest appearance for her real-life
5840 Tesla chair testifies she would have quit if Musk had lied in 2018 tweets
News
Tesla chair testifies she would have quit if Musk had lied in 2018 tweets
SAN FRANCISCO — The board chair of Tesla Inc. defended CEO Elon Musk in a securities fraud trial on Friday, telling jurors that she would have quit as a director if she had thought Musk lied by
5838 Musk met top U.S. officials on EVs Friday in Washington
News
Musk met top U.S. officials on EVs Friday in Washington
WASHINGTON — Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk met two top officials in President Joe Biden‘s administration on Friday in Washington to discuss how the car maker and the Democratic president could
5836 Musk faces SEC probe for role in Tesla self-driving claims, report says
News
Musk faces SEC probe for role in Tesla self-driving claims, report says
U.S. stock market regulators are investigating Elon Musk’s role in shaping Tesla Inc.’s self-driving vehicle claims, the latest effort by watchdogs to scrutinize the actions of the world’s second-richest
5834 Lexus chief's ascension comes at make-or-break moment for Toyota
News
Lexus chief's ascension comes at make-or-break moment for Toyota
The world’s No. 1 automaker has a new CEO, and the transition of power could not have come at a more pivotal time. Toyota Motor Corp. on Thursday surprised the market when it announced that Lexus President
5832 Tesla's ex-CFO says timing of Musk's go-private tweet wasn't ideal
News
Tesla's ex-CFO says timing of Musk's go-private tweet wasn't ideal
Tesla Inc.’s former chief financial officer told a jury that Elon Musk’s 2018 tweet about taking the company private was at odds with a regulatory preference not to release “material
5830 Musk tells jury he had 'no ill motive' behind Tesla tweet
News
Musk tells jury he had 'no ill motive' behind Tesla tweet
SAN FRANCISCO – Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk testified Tuesday that he intended to inform and not deceive shareholders when he tweeted in 2018 that he had funding lined up to take the electric car maker
5828 Elon Musk resumes testimony in defense of his tweets
News
Elon Musk resumes testimony in defense of his tweets
Elon Musk testified that Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund “unequivocally” wanted to take Tesla Inc. private in 2018, a core element of his defense to claims that his tweets about
5826 ZF's Heat Belt: Nice for drivers and range
News
ZF's Heat Belt: Nice for drivers and range
German parts supplier ZF Group’s heated seat belt promises to increase driver comfort in cold weather and even conserve battery range in electric vehicles in the process. The Heat Belt contains
Top