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How a downturn could be positive for GM, Ford stocks

Investors remain skeptical that automakers will remain disciplined and profitable during an inevitable downturn. ... Read More »

Linamar’s Hasenfratz urges industry to lobby against tariffs

"All of us have a voice," the Canadian supplier's CEO said, "and we should be using that voice to talk to our governments to get that solved." ... Read More »

vAuto Acquires iReconCars, Launches iRecon

vAuto’s new used-car reconditioning platform was designed to automate the recon process for improved efficiency and speed. ... Read More »

GM Wins Top Prize in Loyalty Awards

General Motors was honored as the top manufacturer in IHS Markit’s 23rd annual Automotive Loyalty Awards. ... Read More »

5 Ways to Get Better at F&I in 2019

Top trainer lists five critical areas top-producing F&I professionals will be focused on this year. ... Read More »

Ford projects gains in 2019, but shares fall

Ford said it expects revenue and earnings to improve this year compared with 2018, even as it reported a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter profit. Shares still fell 5.2 percent in midday trading.  ... Read More »

Unifor members at GM supplier walk off job in protest of Oshawa closure

About 100 workers at supplier Inteva Products in Canada walked off the job at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday in protest of GM's decision to close its Oshawa assembly plant.  ... Read More »

France seeks Renault board meeting to replace Ghosn, report says

The French government is moving to dismiss Renault's scandal-hit CEO Carlos Ghosn and has requested a board meeting to consider candidates to replace him, sources told Reuters. ... Read More »

GM, Ford continue winning streak for loyalty

GM extended its streak as the top manufacturer in IHS Markit's Loyalty Awards program to a fourth year, with Ford customers displaying the most loyalty to a specific make. ... Read More »

Ford product boss: EVs will be profitable

Speaking Tuesday at the Wolfe Research Global Auto Industry Conference in Detroit, Hau Thai-Tang said Ford's battery-electric offerings will be "contribution margin positive." ... Read More »