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Continental to buy 8-10% stake in mapping firm HERE, report says


by ATOMIC Hot Links Continental is in talks to acquire an 8-10 percent stake in the digital mapping firm HERE, which is now controlled by Germany’s leading carmakers, a German magazine reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Continental, Osram plan vehicle lighting joint venture, report says


by Singing With Light Auto suppliers Continental and Osram are planning to set up a joint venture to develop lighting products for the automotive industry, a German newspaper reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW top brass warned of costs from illegal emissions a month before disclosure, report says


by CarSpotter A VW manager told the CEO and other managers that the company’s diesel emissions violations could cost up to $ 18.5 billion, almost a month before investors were informed, a German newspaper reported Sunday. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Audi to use Valeo’s stop-start technology in sports coupe, report says


by Singing With Light Luxury carmaker Audi will introduce Valeo’s micro-hybrid „stop-and-start“ systems in its RS5 sports coupe, sources told Reuters. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Audi CEO may not stay through 2022 due to board pact, report says


by *Ken Lane* Embattled Audi CEO Rupert Stadler only received a five-year contract extension last month because of an agreement among supervisory board members that he would not serve out his full term, Reuters reported, citing two sources close to the board. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Waymo hunt for smoking gun turns to Uber acquisition report


by Ángel Álvarez Waymo’s legal battle with Uber ratcheted up this week over a confidential report commissioned by the ride-hailing company. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed