BMW begins production of 2017 diesels

Production of the diesel-powered BMW 3 Series, X3, and X5 will start shortly, according to Autoblog. All three models were delayed by the EPA as officials try to ensure none of the diesel-burning cars sold in the U.S. are fitted with a defeat device.


FCA faces class-action lawsuits over diesel emissions

Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles is facing two class-action lawsuits over diesel-powered models that allegedly emit too much NOx. One of the suits was filed on behalf of Canadian owners, and the second was filed on behalf of American owners.


2018 MINI Countryman JCW breaks cover

MINI has introduced the second-generation Countryman John Cooper Works. With a 228-horsepower turbo four under the hood, the crossover hits 60 mph from a stop in 6.2 seconds.


Breitling builds connected watch for Bentley Continental Supersports

Housed in titanium and carbon fiber, the B55 features Bluetooth and special timing functions for races, stage rallies and road rallies.


German courts say VW cheat akin to 'horse meat lasagna'

Judges have ruled that VW must buy back a customer's Skoda Yeti at its $28,300 sticker price, according to a Bloomberg report.


Top Safety Pick Plus: 2017 BMW 3-Series, 2-Series

The 3-Series has improved from a marginal small-overlap rating and offers better headlights.


Audi promises wave of EVs in China

The handful of new E-tron models will be produced locally, including at least one EV with 310 miles of range.