Airbus  has been courting potential airline customers about a longer-range version of its A321 jet and could launch the model at next week’s Paris Air Show. Photograph: Ascar Barroso/Europa Press via Getty Images

Airbus is preparing to steal a march against rival Boeing with the launch of a new long-range aircraft that could pre-empt the US company’s plans for (...)

Ford: Raj Nair had led the firm’s R&D work in driverless cars and tech innovations. Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty

A top Ford executive has been forced out after reported misconduct in another blow to the reputation of the Detroit carmaker at a time when its share (...)

US president Donald Trump  appears to be doing exactly what middle America elected him to do. Photograph: Mike Theiler/EPA

It is more than 100 days since Donald Trump was elected president of the US. Would he win again, if the vote were held today? Many in the US, not to (...)

On May 12th, 2015, one employee wrote about the emissions discrepancies between test conditions and real-world conditions: “We need a story for the situation!”

As California regulators pursued Volkswagen to get to the bottom of its emissions scandal in the spring and summer of 2015, engineers at the carmaker (...)