[BEIJING] Mercedes-Benz will build smart-branded electric cars with Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in the Chinese city of Xian from a base with annual capacity of around 150,000 vehicles, a senior...

[FRANKFURT] Daimler AG's investment in future technologies such as electric cars and self-driving software is taking a bite out of its traditional automobile business.

ÖHRINGEN lies deep in automaking country, homeland of Germany's biggest industry and a source of national pride. And by most appearances, life is pretty good.

CHINA'S car sales continued their decline in November, extending a historic slump and all but ensuring a second straight annual drop for the world's biggest market.

[MELBOURNE] Not every advance in electric-vehicle (EV) technology takes place inside the sterile calm of a research laboratory.

[HONG KONG] Chinese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer XPeng, backed by Alibaba Group Holding, said on Wednesday it has raised US$400 million from investors including Xiaomi Corp to fund its...

[BERLIN] Chancellor Angela Merkel's government and Germany's carmakers agreed to increase cash incentives for electric cars as they attempt to accelerate the transition away from the combustion...

ANGELA Merkel's visit to a revamped Volkswagen AG electric-car plant in Zwickau on Monday is a stark reminder of what's at stake both for the German chancellor and VW boss Herbert Diess.

[WASHINGTON] Ten minutes charging time to add 200 miles of driving range: scientists in the US have claimed a technological breakthrough that could resolve one of the key concerns surrounding all-...

[AMSTERDAM] Japanese car-making giant Honda announced Wednesday it will speed up plans to have electric options for all new car models for the European market by 2022, as it launched its latest...