European car sales jumped 10 percent in March, the seventh consecutive monthly gain, as new models to replace aging vehicles and an economic rebound boosted demand at Renault SA, PSA Peugeot Citroen and Volkswagen AG.
Toyota Motor Corp.’s Scion line, a U.S. experiment intended to win over young buyers with idiosyncratic designs and low prices, will overhaul its lineup amid fading sales as the brand reaches adolescence.
Four years ago, a small Chinese automaker had such big ambitions it broke ground on a $1 billion plant to make more cars than Ford Motor Co. Then reality set in and Jilin Tongtian Automobile Co.’s factory site is now a pile of rubble.
Narendra Modi, the frontrunner to become India’s next prime minister, said he deserves the death penalty if any allegations about his involvement in sectarian riots that took place 12 years ago are proven true.
Toyota Motor Corp. showed off a reworked Camry that sports deeper-stamped body panels and a modified cabin as the world’s largest automaker works to keep its benchmark sedan the industry’s best-selling car.
Toyota Motor Corp. is making rare styling changes in the Camry sedan just halfway into the car’s usual design cycle, a sign the automaker is eager to stem gains made by Hyundai Motor Co.’s Sonata, which also is being reworked for 2015.