A US auto show yields to the age of electricity, we rough it with a genuine cross-country vehicle and, in Barcelona, the Smart City Expo looks at ways to get around town easier and faster.
Germany's car industry association says billions will be spent on electromobility over the next three years to cement the future of the auto sector. Domestic car production is, however, expected to fall this year.
German carmaker Daimler said the job cuts would help fund "large investments" needed to transition to electric cars.
German vehicle manufacturer Mercedes says it has retained its title as the world's most successful premium brand carmaker. Its booming business in China is an essential part of securing that status.
BMW is following in the footsteps of its German rivals like Mercedes and Audi by investing a billion euros in a new plant in Hungary. The Central European country has become an attractive location for German carmakers.
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