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Jeep’s new spin on product placement

Jeep's "Songland" venture was an opportunity to rewrite the rules of product placement, according to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' global marketing chief Olivier Francois. ... Read More »

Porsche building Taycans in a tight spot

To build one of the most game-changing models of its lineup, Porsche first had to figure out how to fit a factory into a cramped old German neighborhood. ... Read More »

A wrinkle for mixed materials: High cost

Mixing materials requires added manufacturing processes and additional investment in joining techniques. ... Read More »

Rolls-Royce expands dealership footprint to Denver

The newest dealership marks the automaker's 38th location in the U.S. and 45th in the Americas region, which also includes Canada, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. The Americas region is the brand's largest globally. ... Read More »

Federal judge dismisses part of CDK lawsuit

A federal judge has dismissed part of a lawsuit brought by dealership software provider CDK Global Inc. against a group of dealerships that alleges they improperly allowed third parties to access CDK's dealership management system. CDK has until Sept....

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Lt. Gen. Honoré to Help Attendees Prepare Today and Prevail Tomorrow at Industry Summit

Attendees are invited to join a keynote address given by a 37-year military veteran on creating and maintaining resilient leadership qualities. ... Read More »

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency

Facing high development costs for electric vehicles and self-driving technology, Volkswagen is looking to slim down and reduce complexity. ... Read More »

PSA to recruit Mitsubishi’s former stategy chief, report says

Mitsubishi's former head of product strategy, Vincent Cobee, will join PSA in a sales and marketing post, Reuters reported. ... Read More »

VW in $9 billion software revamp as tech shift expands

Unifying VW’s fragmented IT units will boost efficiency as the automaker steps up sharing of parts and key technology across 12 automotive brands including Porsche, Bentley, Audi and Skoda. ... Read More »

Ford recalls more than 300K 2017 Explorers for sharp seat frame edges

Ford said the affected vehicles could injure owners when they reach between the power front seat and center console. The automaker is aware of 31 hand injuries related to the issue. ... Read More »