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VW will invest $4 billion to build digital businesses

VW will invest $4 billion by 2025 to build digital businesses and products including a cloud computing-based platform and a new software operating system. ... Read More »

Driverless startup Zoox removes CEO

Zoox, an autonomous driving startup, dismissed its CEO, Tim Kentley-Klay, after closing a massive financing round in July. ... Read More »

2020 Ford Explorer breaks cover as pursuit vehicle

The best look yet at the next-generation Ford Explorer crossover emerged Wednesday when a photographer captured images of the 2020 Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Hybrid nearly undisguised near the company's chief engineering center in Michigan. ... Read More »

Ford recalls over 49,000 EV charging cables

Ford is recalling 49,197 EV charging cables in the U.S. over a fire risk. ... Read More »

Bird works on tech solutions to complaints about how rental electric scooters are used

Electric-scooter startup Bird is exploring several new technological tools aimed at eliminating common complaints from riders and the cities where the company operates. ... Read More »

O’Loughlin to Deliver Post-CFPB Keynote at Compliance Summit

ORLANDO, Fla. — Organizers of the annual Industry Summit announced that attorney and former dealer regulator Terrence J. “Terry” O’Loughlin will deliver the keynote address for the Compliance Summit portion of the event, which will be held...

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Demand for Pickups and Small Cars Fuel Weekly Values

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Strong demand for pickups and small cars fueled another week of low depreciation in the wholesale market, according to Black Book’s Aug. 20 Market Insights report.Overall car segment values decreased by 0.11% last week. In comparison,...

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EEOC Sues Ferman’s Tampa Harley-Davidson for Sex Discrimination

TAMPA, Fla. — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is suing Ferman Automotive Group and Cigar City Motors, which operates Tampa Harley-Davidson and other car and motorcycle dealerships there, for discriminating against a female employee.In...

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Hyundai freshens Elantra for 2019

Hyundai is freshening the Elantra compact sedan, the brand's best-selling U.S. nameplate, for the 2019 model year, giving it slightly sharper styling and more standard safety features. ... Read More »

FCA says Magneti Marelli spin-off in works, declines comment on KKR

Fiat Chrysler is pressing ahead with the spin-off of its parts maker, Magneti Marelli, a spokesman confirmed in Wednesday after reports investment firm KKR was in talks to acquire the unit. ... Read More »