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Tesla&’s sale of clean-air credits may have marked peak for market

After Tesla sold $139 million of zero-emission credits in the third quarter, CEO Elon Musk complained that they should be worth more -- if only California's regulations were tougher. Instead, they may soon be worth less. ... Read More »

VW seeks fresh start, joins crossover crowd with Atlas

For Volkswagen, the Atlas large crossover is more than just its first entry in the crowded and profitable field of family crossovers -- it's a new beginning. ... Read More »

AutoNation revives its used-only stores

AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson, who pulled the plug on the company's last used-car chain, says the opportunity is ripe and the company has the right strategy this time. ... Read More »

Ford and Canadian union face midnight contract deadline

Negotiations between Ford and Canadian union Unifor were set to continue today as tonight's 11:59 p.m. strike deadline approaches. ... Read More »

Ford, Unifor ‘close to a deal’ as talks continue

Ford Motor Co. and Canadian union Unifor are 'close to a deal,' the union said on Twitter just minutes following the midnight strike deadline. 'Negotiations continue w #Ford,' the tweet reads. ... Read More »

What you need to know about the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and how it can help you: Why it was passed and what it is

In October, we celebrate the enactment of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), a law that protects consumers from discrimination in the financial marketplace. This week, we’re doing a series of blog posts about what ECOA is and how it protects you. ... Read More »

What you need to know about the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and how it can help you: Why it was passed and what it is

In October, we celebrate the enactment of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), a law that protects consumers from discrimination in the financial marketplace. This week, we’re doing a series of blog posts about what ECOA is and how it protects you. ... Read More »

AutoNation: Used market ‘ripe for disruption’

AutoNation is joining some of its competitors in opening standalone used-only stores. AutoNation will invest up to $375 million in the AutoNation USA stores in the next few years. ... Read More »

GM up, Ford down. Why?

General Motors and Ford Motor Co. both posted single-digit U.S. sales declines in the third quarter. ... Read More »

Cheap gas expected to stay after vote

Energy policy has taken a back seat to controversies about emails and old videotape in the presidential campaign, but few issues mean more to the auto industry. ... Read More »