Toyota Sienna
Toyota Will Cut Worldwide Production 40% in September

Toyota is the latest automaker to experience issues as a result of the semiconductor shortage, cutting production 40% in September.

GM Car
GM and AT&T Partnering to Bring 5G to Vehicles

GM and AT&T are partnering to bring 5G to GM’s vehicle lineup right off the assembly line.

Tesla Model X Interior - Credit Tesla
Senators Calling for FTC Investigation Into Tesla’s Self-Driving Claims

Senators Edward J. Markey and Richard Blumenthal have called on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate Tesla’s marketing claims.

TSMC - Credit Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd
TSMC Turns in Record Quarter, Warns of Ongoing Shortages

TSMC reported its quarterly earnings, including record sales and an 11% increase in revenue.

Elon Musk Axel Springer Interview
Autonomous Cars Harder to Develop Than Elon Musk Thought

Elon Musk has admitted developing autonomous cars is harder than he thought, as the timeline for the latest software update slips again.

Chevy Bolt Lineup
GM’s Sales Increase 40% on Strong Consumer Demand

Despite constrained inventory and a global semiconductor shortage, GM sold 40% more vehicles in its second quarter.

Subaru Outback
Subaru Shutting Japanese Plants in July Due to Semiconductor Shortage

The semiconductor shortage continues to take a toll, with Subaru announcing it is temporarily shutting down plants in Japan in July.

Volvo Cars manufacturing plant in Daqing, China
Volvo First Automaker to Pursue Fossil-Free Steel

Volvo is working with Swedish steel maker SSAB in an effort to move to fossil-free steel for automotive production.

Volkswagen Passat - Image by Goran Horvat
Data Breach Impacts 3.3 Million VW Customers in North America

Volkswagen has disclosed a data breach with one of its vendors, impacting some 3.3 million North American customers and prospective buyers.

GM OnStar Guardian
GM OnStar Guardian Available for Non-GM Vehicles

General Motors has made its OnStar Guardian software available for non-GM vehicles.