Tesla Model S regains top safety rating with software update, Consumer Reports says

Tesla provided an over-the-air update in July to its software on the Model S to include automatic emergency braking at highway speeds.


BMW names new ad agency in Canada as U.S. review looms

Interpublic Group's FCB has been named agency of record for BMW in Canada, months before the luxury automaker is expected to launch a U.S. review.

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Chevy pokes a hole in Ford's truck, again

Last year, Chevrolet showed that a metal toolbox dropped into the bed of the aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 could tear the lightweight metal. Ford's new Super Duty also switched to aluminum, and now Chevy is back with the same toolbox, the same test and — you guessed it — the same results.

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Hyundai: NFL deal has been a success

The Automotive News article "Hyundai's False Start" published in the July 10 issue did not provide a balanced look at Hyundai's NFL partnership. Our marketing strategy has evolved for the modern shopper.

Mazda targets Hispanics … in Japanese?

Mazda is tripling its investment in Hispanic marketing, but the automaker is speaking as much Japanese as Spanish as it kicks off the effort targeting the key demographic.

It's high noon for Tesla

The challenges of growing up appear to be setting in for Tesla, as the automotive darling begins production of the highly anticipated Model 3.

Aston launches DB11 V-8 with Daimler engine

Aston Martin's partnership with Daimler moved closer with the launch of the DB11 V-8. It is the first Aston to use the 4.0-liter turbocharged engine developed by Daimler's AMG performance arm.

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