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Ford resigned to underwhelming profit even after Europe cuts

For all the cuts Ford Motor Co. poised to make in Europe, it’s resigned to the region staying a drag on profitability for the foreseeable future. ... Read More »

Elon Musk, Tesla celebrated in China

After a year to forget in the U.S., Elon Musk just had a few days to remember in China. ... Read More »

Lexus may get back in convertible game with LC droptop

The Lexus LC convertible concept shares most of the properties of the LC coupe that went on sale in mid-2017 but is about a half-inch longer. If, as expected, the convertible makes it into production, it would give Lexus dealers a direct competitor for other high-performance...

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Assessing our rules: Our reports on the Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage Rule and the RESPA Mortgage Servicing Rule

The CFPB has released two reports assessing significant rules. ... Read More »

Cadillac to introduce EV, report says

Cadillac is expected to become GM's lead electric vehicle brand as the company gears up to introduce a new model under the luxury marque to challenge Audi, Tesla and EVs planned by other automakers, Reuters reported, citing two people briefed on the matter. ... Read More »

Ford-owned Chariot shuttle service to close

Chariot, a Silicon Valley-based shuttle service that Ford Motor bought to be a key cog in its mobility future, is closing. ... Read More »

UAW VP condemns Mexico-produced Chevy Blazer, calls GM ‘heartless’

UAW Vice President Terry Dittes is urging union members and their families not to purchase General Motors' Mexico-made Blazer. ... Read More »

VW seeks damages from ex-managers for emissions scandal, paper says

Volkswagen is seeking damages from former managers who were dismissed for their roles in the diesel emissions scandal that has cost the automaker as much as $30 billion, a German newspaper reported. ... Read More »

HomeNet Launches SnapLot 360

The latest release from HomeNet Automotive was designed to provide 360-degree interior and exterior photo capture to boost dealers’ online merchandising efforts. ... Read More »

Volkswagen challenges Tesla with EV charging, electricity unit

Volkswagen is challenging Tesla's push into energy services by setting up its own charging and electricity unit in a bid to make the German automaker's upcoming EVs more attractive to buyers. ... Read More »