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Inside the mind of Fiat Chrysler's marketing boss

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 9
Olivier Francois, Fiat Chrysler's chief marketing officer, sat down with Automotive News staffers to discuss the Chrysler brand's evolving message and his views on ...

Repair shops strive to stay head of the pace

UPDATED: 5/4/15 10:36 am ET - corrected
Insurance companies are increasingly savvy at reducing payments for repair work. ...

PACE Award winners take on the fuel economy challenge

9:15 pm U.S. ET | April 20
Auto suppliers are responding to automakers' needs for better fuel economy, claiming half of this year's Automotive News PACE Awards with innovations that cut weight or m ...

PACE Award winners to be announced tonight

11:19 am U.S. ET | April 20
It's showtime for the 2015 PACE Awards. The winners will be announced tonight at a black-tie event at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit. The 21st annual awards ho ...

Alfa's pitch will be luxury, Italian style

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 20
As he prepares the campaign to reintroduce Alfa Romeo to the United States, Fiat Chrysler marketing chief Olivier Francois says he may exploit the notion that shoppers ha ...

Brembo thrives on growing performance market

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 20
Brembo, the Italian brake manufacturer, is on a roll. The company's global 2014 revenue grew 15 percent to nearly $2.20 billion. But Brembo has plenty of challenges. ...

Magna to sell interiors unit to Grupo Antolin for $525 million

UPDATED: 4/16/15 1:22 pm ET - new story
Canadian auto supplier Magna has agreed to sell its interiors operations to Grupo Antolin, a Spanish supplier with global operations, in a deal valued at about $525 milli ...
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Nissan's Munoz: 'You grow or you go'

Nissan's Munoz: 'You grow or you go'

Nissan N.A. boss Jose Munoz continues to push U.S. dealers for a big jump in market share while deflecting complaints that his stair-step sales targets are too hard to achieve.
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