Category: Automotive

BMW settles U.S. lawsuit claiming it refused to refund leases to military personnel

BMW Financial Services North America has agreed to pay more than $2 million to resolve allegations that the captive violated the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, the Justice Department said Thursday. BMW’s captive finance arm neglected to refund an upfront lease payment to nearly 500 service members who ended their leases early, a Justice Department statement

2019 Buick Envision to get nip, tuck

ATLANTA — Buick is freshening the 2019 Buick Envision to better align the crossover with the brand’s other models — most notably its best-selling Encore. The Envision, launched in May 2016 and Buick’s first entry in the booming, cutthroat compact crossover segment, has quickly become the brand’s No. 3 seller behind two other crossovers, the

UPS is working on a fleet of 50 custom-built electric delivery trucks

UPS will work with partner Workhorse, a battery-electric transportation technology company, to develop and deploy a fleet of 50 custom-built plug-in electric delivery trucks with zero emissions. The goal is to make trucks that cost as much to buy as do traditional fuel-based delivery vehicles – even without taking into account subsidies. The Workhorse designed-vehicles, will