First Shift: UAW shuffles execs who will lead Detroit 3 talks
UAW shuffles execs who will lead Detroit 3 talks; WH to meet with automakers on fuel economy; NAFTA talks back on; European sales inch up; Magna's aim: AVs with aesthetic appeal.
AutoNews Now: Industry's fairy tale is ending, analyst warns
Industry's fairy tale is ending, analyst warns; GM said to explore IPO for Cruise unit; BMW 8 series back; Tesla's Boring role in Chicago; On the track with Mustang on 'The Closer.'
First Shift: Ghosn expects early exit as Renault CEO
Ghosn expects to exit Renault CEO job early; Musk boosts Tesla stake, wins Chicago transit bid; UAW's new officers; Daimler-Ford venture ends; Volvo and lidar; AVs a job killer?
AutoNews Now: Fired Tesla workers still praising Musk
Fired Tesla workers still praising Musk; Rental giant Enterprise dips into the AV business; JLR subscription test; Honeywell names auto spinoff 'Garrett'; A CFPB identity crisis?
First Shift: FCA, UAW labeled co-conspirators in scandal
FCA, UAW labeled co-conspirators in corruption scandal; UAW boss wraps up contentious, productive term; GM Canada plant gets 2nd shift; Toyota invests $1B in ride-hailing firm.
AutoNews Now: VW fined nearly $1.2B for emissions cheating
VW fined nearly $1.2B for diesel cheat; What went wrong at Tesla; GM's Stevens to retire, Suryadevara next CFO; Chevy Bolt boost; Jeep, Fiat, Alfa skipping Paris; Magna AV venture.
First Shift: Explorer, Grand Cherokee rated poor in crash test
Ford Explorer, Jeep Grand Cherokee get poor ratings in crash test; Tesla labor hearing; UAW convention opens; Automakers urge state green-car spending; M-B teases EV concept.
AutoNews Now: Tesla slashing 9% of workforce
Tesla slashing 9% of workforce; Tariff woes: U.S. could lose 1 million sales, analyst says; Barra: 'So many moving pieces'; Group seeks Hyundai, Kia fire probe; Dealers less optimistic.
First Shift: Audi CEO Stadler targeted by German prosecutors
Audi CEO Stadler targeted by German prosecutors; Daimler 'defeat device' discovery; Ford's rail destination?; Porsche's 'lively young horse'; Kia pokes fun in ad campaign.
AutoNews Now: Ford buys old train station, promises 'new era'
Ford buys old train depot, promises 'new era'; Ex-GM boss Henderson named Adient interim CEO; Ram delays; Tesla enhancing Autopilot; 'The Closer': A treasure trove of classic cars.
Why more dealerships are speaking 'everybody's language'
Mercedes-Benz of Novi in suburban Detroit is one of a growing number of U.S. auto retailers touting multilingual staffers who can effectively communicate with an increasingly diverse customer base. The effort to remove language barriers is changing the way the store hires talent, enhancing the buying process and improving the dealership's bottom line.
First Shift: Court summons Winterkorn, CEOs of Audi, Bosch
German court summons Winterkorn, CEOs of Audi, Bosch; Okla. settles lawsuit against Volkswagen; Rolls design chief leaves; When Ford sewing machinists struck a change for women.
AutoNews Now: Japanese automakers slam tariff threat
Japan carmakers slam tariff threat; Kia recall; Group urges Autopilot fix; UAW-Chrysler training center sues to retrieve embezzled funds; As GM, Waymo ramp up, Ford plays long game.
First Shift: Waymo aims to expand to Europe
Waymo sets sights on Europe; Plan to transform Volvo; Hyundai in-car payment tech; GM exec quits Lyft board; Studies: Tariffs would cost jobs, raise prices; Kitty Hawk flying cars.
AutoNews Now: Honda, GM to help each other green up
Honda, GM to help each other green up; BorgWarner names Lissalde CEO, Verrier to retire; Daimler electric big rig; NTSB: Tesla Model X sped up before crash.
First Shift: Musk survives shakeup attempt, 'hellish' months
Emotional Musk survives shakeup attempt, 'hellish' months; BMW's new X5; NHTSA on AV guidelines; Lawmaker seeks VW update; Jeep catches subscription wave; Chevy's Bob Burger dies.
AutoNews Now: GM to ramp up Super Cruise, launch 'talking car' tech
GM to ramp up Super Cruise, launch 'talking car' tech; Musk: Manufacturing to be Tesla's edge; Aston CEO's 'profitless volume' warning; Toyota and 7-Eleven; Reuss quips about crash.