The Volkswagen Tiguan: one of the models that received most praise for its relatively low real-world emissions

Good news at last for the German car giant – according to the latest results of real-world emissions testing by independent testers EQUA, it’s the Vol(...)

US president Donald Trump:  the entire auto industry is bracing for potential changes  in the North American Free Trade Agreement under Trump presidency. Photograph: Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Images

Even before Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th of the United States last week, big business had already thrown him a veritable inaugural ball. A (...)

Logos of the brands of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). At first glance, the similarities between the new emissions allegations swirling around FCA and the global pollution scandal that rocked Volkswagen seem strong.

At first glance, the similarities between the new emissions allegations swirling around Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the global pollution scandal tha(...)

French experts found high levels of potentially harmful Nitrogen oxide (NOx) from several carmakers, including Renault. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters

As many predicted, it seems the Volkswagen emissions scandal may not be an isolated incident. On Friday French prosecutors announced they are investig(...)

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq trimmed early gain but remained higher in early afternoon trading. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European shares rose on Friday aided by a strong performance from the region’s banks. DUBLIN The Irish market performed in line with its European pe(...)

Fiat may be liable for civil penalties for the alleged violations of the US Clean Air Act. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The US government has accused Fiat Chrysler of failing to disclose software in some of its pick-up trucks and SUVs with diesel engines that allows the(...)

Waymo’s self-driving people carrier, a collaboration between Google and Fiat Chrysler. The van is the first heavyweight collaboration between a major automaker and one of Silicon Valley’s elite. Photograph: Brett Carlsen/The New York Times

There are shiny new sport utility vehicles, brawny pickups and sleek saloons. But the unlikely star of the annual Detroit motor show is an odd-looking(...)

In Dublin, Kerry and Kingspan both finished 1.2 per cent lower, with Ryanair down 0.9 per cent. Photograph: Daniel Bockwoldt/EPA

European stocks rallied from lows on Friday after a stronger than anticipated increase in earnings in a flagship US jobs report made up for a weaker-(...)

Faraday Future’s FF 91 electric car is unveiled during a news conference at CES International in Las Vegas. Photograph: Jae C Hong/AP

Levitating speakers, self-driving cars, smart TV and the next generation of mobile technology will all be on display as the biggest tech show in town (...)

The European Commission has ordered Apple to pay Ireland  €13bn in unpaid taxes. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

Europe’s top court will decide during the week on Spanish tax breaks for foreign takeovers in a ruling that may give clues as to how judges will deal (...)