Former GM Europe boss Forster proposed as chair of Hella’s shareholder committee

FRANKFURT — Carl-Peter Forster, formerly head of GM Europe and a BMW veteran, has been proposed as chairman of Hella’s shareholders’ committee, the German supplier said in a statement. The appointment could be confirmed at the company’s annual general meeting on Sept. 27,…

Daimler recalls 774,000 diesel vehicles in Europe because of illegal emissions control devices

Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, has been ordered to recall some 774,000 vehicles in Europe after German transportation officials allegedly found up to five illegal emissions control devices on a handful of cars. According to Bloomberg, the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag reported…