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Affinitiv Appoints McShane as CRO

Twenty-year marketing tech veteran Kevin McShane has joined Affinitiv as chief revenue officer. ... Read More »

3 Ways to Ensure Wholesale Sourcing Dependability

Accelerate turn and maximize gross profit by stocking smarter, identifying your fastest-moving units, and testing new digital tools designed to drive efficiency throughout your used-car operation. ... Read More »

Volvo XC40 full-electric variant to debut this year

Volvo will reveal the full-electric version of the XC40 before the end of the year. The XC40 will be the first battery-driven model from the brand. ... Read More »

Nissan CEO, Ghosn sought new alliance partner, report says

Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa and former Chairman Carlos Ghosn considered bringing in a new partner for the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, Bloomberg reported. The could be a factor in Ghosn's defense against charges of financial crimes. ... Read More »

Cheers for the HR, boos for the Blazer

Each summer, GM has used the Detroit Tigers' center field fountain to display two vehicles. This year's initial choices were curious given looming UAW contract negotiations and criticism of its plans to possibly close five North American plants. ... Read More »

Toyota’s Lentz: U.S. has a lot to lose in trade fight

If the U.S. and Japan can't find common ground, tariffs could knock down 2 million new-vehicle sales as quick as a Texas windstorm, the automaker's North America chief warned. ... Read More »

Jettisoned Chrysler dealers challenge U.S. in court

Almost 300 of the Chrysler dealers whose franchises were terminated in the 2009 bailout will continue their fight in Washington on April 8, nine years after they sued the U.S. Treasury. ... Read More »

PSA, Fiat Chrysler discuss joint electric cars, report says

PSA and Fiat Chrysler are exploring a partnership that may involve sharing investments on electric cars, Bloomberg reported. ... Read More »

FCA weighed buying GM plant for major Detroit expansion

Months before announcing plans to build an SUV factory on Detroit’s east side, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles approached General Motors about buying the Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant that GM plans to idle, according to four sources with knowledge of the proposal. ... Read More »

Brazil’s CAOA signs deal with Ford over plant purchase, report says

Brazilian automaker CAOA signed a confidentiality agreement to negotiate a potential purchase of Ford's longtime plant in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Reuters reported, citing a source familiar with the matter. ... Read More »