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Suppliers' mood turning up, survey finds
CEO: Aston doesn't need merger to survive
Cooperation with a larger automaker, however - gaining access to large automaker technologies - is Aston Martin's path to future success, CEO Andy Palmer told the first Automotive News Canada Congress here last week.
Canada likes where it stands in NAFTA talks
Aston unveils F1-derived hypercar due in 2019
Baker 'put Land Rover on the map'
Former Uber exec fined $90,000 for illegal lobbying
Former Uber executive David Plouffe, once a top aide to former President Barack Obama, has been fined $90,000 by the Chicago Board of Ethics for illegally lobbying Mayor Rahm Emanuel, another former Obama aide.
RFJ to expand one-price selling
RFJ Auto Partners will begin to expand its Hassle Free Buying strategy, a form of one-price selling, to all of its stores starting this year. It currently uses the model at its high-volume Dave Smith dealerships.
Buick relying less on Opel, more on China
How Ford made it work in Europe
General Motors hasn't made money in Europe since Bill Clinton was president. If the world's third-largest auto-maker fails to unload its Opel European division on PSA Group, it could look to its crosstown rival in Dearborn, Mich., for an example of how to right the ship.
Latest updates: 'Surprisingly smooth'
Mercedes-Benz dealers have just more than 16 months to make facility updates to comply with the automaker's Autohaus2 image program. After a contentious introduction of the original Autohaus standard launched in 2008, this update is going more smoothly.
3-point belts protect middle seat riders, study finds
Three-point seat belts are effective at reducing fatalities for center rear seat passengers in cars and light trucks, a study shows. The benefit is more dramatic in passenger cars than in light trucks or SUVs.
Waymo cries foul over self-drive legislation
Toyota gets serious about plug-in hybrids
For years, Toyota Motor Corp. has shortchanged plug-in hybrids by offering just one nameplate in the category, and a slow selling one at that: the Prius PHV. But Japan's top carmaker says that's about to change.
High-end G class first off-roader for Mercedes-Maybach
The really new GM: Ready to quit Europe
GM's proposed departure from Europe would be a radical pivot for a company that historically tried to dominate every global market it could, as well as a sign of how dramatically the industry is being upended by shifting attitudes about transportation.
Longer, wider Ford Focus may be on the way
Mitsubishi brings back Eclipse name for crossover
Cadillac crossover breaks cover
Mercedes dealers get relief on renovations
Audi revamps styling of next-gen A6
Marchionne: Alfa to get 2 more crossovers
The Giulia Sport Wagon may have disappeared from Alfa Romeo's product plans, but Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says Alfa, which is launching its first crossover, will soon have two more crossovers.