2020 Auto News Auto Sales USA

Two-tone car paint makes a comeback, with Nissan, Hyundai among automakers reviving 50s-era styling for SUVs

If you think you’ve been seeing a lot of white, silver, gray or black cars on the road lately, you’re not wrong. More than 3 in 4 vehicles sold today in North America are one of those four monochromatic “colors,” if you can call them that. But the period of rather subdued colors might be […]

USA Wheels

Fisker Ocean SUV to arrive in late 2022 as electric vehicle startup makes deal to go public

Startup automaker Fisker is poised to become a public company in a deal that it says will enable the company to begin production on its first electric vehicle in late 2022. Fisker announced Monday that it had agreed to a $2.9 billion deal to merge with private equity firm Apollo Global Management’s Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. Spartan […]

Emission-Standards
USA

Ford, VW will stay neutral on challenges to Trump vehicle emissions rule

Ford Motor Co, Volkswagen AG, Honda Motor Co and BMW AG struck a voluntary agreement with California in July 2019 on vehicle emissions rules. WASHINGTON: Four major automakers will not take a position on legal challenges to the Trump administration‘s decision to dramatically weaken Obama-era fuel economy standards but want to weigh in on any court fix, according […]