An electric car from Apple is being slated for 2020.
It has been working on the project for a number of years and its launch would pitch up against new models planned by Tesla and GM, who already have EVs on sale.
Nearly 62,000 Range Rover models from 2012 to 2015 are being recalled in America to replace faulty passenger seat weight sensors which could disable an airbag.
It is also dealing with two models recalled for potentially lose connecting rod bolts which may cause their engines to seize on 2015 model year LR4 and Range Rover Sport models.
Mercedes-Benz is recalling 147,000 mid-size saloons and estate from 2013-2015 to check for risk of engine fires.
The cars have a rubber seal in the engine compartment that can fall onto the exhaust system increasing the risk of fire, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Honda President Takanobu Ito is stepping down.
The 61-year old led the company through the fallout from the recession and the worst tsunami to hit Japan but failed to get on top of quality issues which dented sales, and he will hand over to the head of research and development Takahiro Hachigo.