Fiat 500s: The Agnelli family’s holding firm Exor, which owns a 30 per cent stake in Fiat Chrysler, denied any talks had taken place. Photograph: Reuters/Gary Cameron

Fiat Chrysler has denied a magazine report saying it is in merger talks with Volkswagen, while the German carmaker said it had no takeovers on its age(...)

The air bags were supplied by Japan’s Takata, which has seen more than 12 million vehicles recalled over the past five years for related air bag issues

German carmaker BMW said on Wednesday it is recalling about 1.6 million cars worldwide to replace passenger-side front airbags made by Takata because (...)

A Maserati Alfieri automobile, produced by Fiat, sits on display at the company’s stand at the Geneva International Motor Show. Fiat’s board has signed off on a merger with Chrysler. Photo: Bloomberg

Fiat’s board authorised the carmaker to raise as much as €4 billion by issuing new bonds, giving the company flexibility to refinance debt as it impl(...)

The European car market continued its recovery from the horrors of 2008-13 with a 5 per cent gain in sales in May compared with the same period last y(...)

Ford’s Vignale label

Although it might seem implausible in the current climate, mainstream brands are planning a major assault on the premium car sector. Volkswagen is (...)

Skoda’s CitiJet isn’t a serious production reality, but a bit of fun for the festival

Skoda will bring an open-top version of the Citigo city car to the upcoming Worthersee festival in Germany. Worthersee began as a Volkswagen owners’ c(...)

Visitors look at a BMW 218d Active Tourer SUV automobile, right, and a BMW 435i Gran Coupe automobile as they stand on display at the company’s stand on the opening day of the 84th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva.

BMW, the world’s biggest maker of luxury cars, said first-quarter profit rose 2.6 per cent as growth in demand for its sport-utility vehicles helped m(...)

 Hordes of visitors look at cars displayed as part of the Auto China 2014 exhibition held at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. Photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

Hundreds of fans who showed up at the Beijing Auto Show to see their beloved South Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun, who was signed up by Hyundai to g(...)

Sergio Marchionne (centre):  he has always said that a production capacity of at least six million cars a year was critical for an automaker’s survival on the global stage, though the company does not give out past production figures.  Photograph: Alessia Pierdomenico/Bloomberg

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will be able to make more than six million cars a year by 2018 as its strategy, focused on relaunching the Alfa(...)

Stephan Winkelmann, chief executive officer of  Lamborghini,  introduces the company’s new Huracan.

The word on the street (and by street I mean the passageways between the show stands at Geneva’s Palexpo hall) is that the European car industr(...)