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Tesla accused in driver suit of overstating Autopilot safety

Tesla is accused in a lawsuit of misleading consumers into believing that the Autopilot system on its cars can safely transport passengers at highway speeds. ... Read More »

Black Book: Depreciation Rates Are Accelerating

Small and midsize cars and SUVs are among the leading contributors to falling used-vehicle values across multiple segments, according to the latest report from Black Book. ... Read More »

Crashes Rise in Four Legal Marijuana States

The IIHS and HLDI report claims for vehicle collisions have increased by an average of 6% in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington since those states legalized recreational marijuana. ... Read More »

Clarivoy Launches ShoppersON Lead-Gen Solution

Clarivoy’s new three-in-one lead-generation suite was designed to turn anonymous dealer website shoppers into named shoppers. ... Read More »

GM’s answer to CAFE is no bold leap

The EV mandate the automaker proposed last week made for some good press, but it was only half the story. ... Read More »

FCA tops 10% margin in North America, beats Ford profit

Fiat Chrysler outearned Ford in the third quarter, and it fulfilled a prediction from two years ago by then-CEO Sergio Marchionne by posting a record double-digit profit margin in North America. ... Read More »

Toyota, Pizza Hut want to deliver fresh-cooked pies in autonomous pickup

Pizza Hut and Toyota are fusing two of America's favorite pastimes -- pizza and pickups -- in a bid to cut delivery times as fast-food competition heats up. ... Read More »

FTC Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century Continue with Discussion of Vertical Mergers and the Consumer Welfare Standard

WHAT:The Federal Trade Commission will host the fifth session of its Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century.WHEN:Thursday, November 1, 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.WHERE:Georgetown University Law Center600 New Jersey Ave., NW, Washington, DCWHO:FTC...

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Honda profit surges 40% on more profitable mix and cost cutting

Honda reported a 40 percent surge in operating profit in the most recent quarter as a more profitable sales mix and aggressive cost cutting offset foreign exchange rate losses. ... Read More »

Lincoln head of product development Scott Tobin to retire this week

Scott Tobin, a key architect of Lincoln's turnaround as its director of product development, has abruptly elected to retire from the company effective later this week. ... Read More »