Automotive News First Shift

Fateful airport trip: Story behind Musk tweet

• 8/17/2018

A fateful airport trip: Musk tells story behind his take-private tweet; SpaceX role in plan?; Ford adding 9 nameplates; Subaru Forester pricing; Shortfalls of driver assistance tech.

Toyota Sienna falls short in crash test
• 8/16/2018

Sienna falls short, Odyssey rated good in crash test; Report:...

Ford's train station rehab plan to cost $740M
• 8/15/2018

Ford's train station rehab to cost $740M; EPA disputed DOT claim that...

Chinese EV maker NIO files for U.S. IPO
• 8/14/2018

Chinese EV maker NIO files for U.S.

A peek at Lincoln's standalone showrooms
• 8/13/2018

A peek at Lincoln's standalone showrooms; Subaru to replace some recalled Ascents; Report: Saudis want to invest in Tesla privatization; Magna Steyr N.A. plant?

U.S.-built Mercedes models held up at customs in China
• 8/10/2018

U.S.-built Mercedes crossovers, SUVs held up at customs in China; Ford's China sales plunge; Tesla board to meet with advisers - report; Opening door for Alexa; NYC puts brakes on Uber, Lyft.

SEC probing Musk tweet on going private - WSJ
• 8/9/2018

SEC probing Musk's tweet on going private - WSJ; Testing scandal hits Mazda, Suzuki; Ford exec teases small SUV; Supplier CEO steps down; Tech lightens load for GM, Ford workers.

Musk: Going private 'best path forward' for Tesla
• 8/8/2018

Musk: Going private 'best path forward' for Tesla; Ford's China-only crossover; F-150 Supercrew fire probe; More Group 1 Honda stores; GM expands fuel app; Hyundai's Alfa allure.

IIHS: Volvo tech could have prevented Uber fatality
• 8/7/2018

IIHS: Volvo tech could have prevented Uber fatality; Manley to meet with Trump; GM health-care deal; Toyota Financial CEO retiring; No-haggle pioneer dies; BMW, Lexus outsell M-B.

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Subaru quarterly profit lowest in 5 years
• 8/6/2018

Subaru quarterly profit lowest in 5 years; Musk tweets a link to Hitler parody video; GM to pay 'bug bounties'; Daimler EV talks reported; Audi product pipeline.

GM seeks tariff exemption for China-made Buick
• 8/3/2018

GM seeks tariff exemption for China-made Buick Envision; Nissan sells most of battery unit; Toyota tariff warning; FCA seeks to block Jeep look-alike; Honda standing by green goals.

July U.S. sales winners, losers
• 8/2/2018

July U.S. sales winners, losers; Tesla doubles loss, but slows cash burn in Q2; Musk's apology accepted; Trump's team proposes weaker emissions rules; Memorials for Marchionne.

GM's Tripower name returns for next-gen Silverado, Sierra
• 8/1/2018

GM's Tripower name returns for next-gen Silverado, Sierra; Why Nissan is a 'wallflower leader' of EVs; Profits rise at VW, slip at Mazda; Tesla's $5B China plant?

Honda hikes profit forecast, battles Mexico flood
• 7/31/2018

Honda hikes profit forecast, battles Mexico flood damage; BMW to build $1.2B factory; Toyota's next fuel cell semi; VW brand's new COO; Lyft's moment of Zen?

Investors, Italy probe Marchionne's last days
• 7/30/2018

Investors, Italy probe disclosures surrounding Marchionne's illness, death; How Manley can aid dealers; Toyota's cars of tomorrow; Nissan dumps Juke in U.S.; Fancy F-150 with a roar.

U.S., Mexico shoot for August NAFTA deal
• 7/27/2018

U.S., Mexico shoot for August NAFTA deal; Ford shares dip below $10; VW Golf rollaway risk; Used cars boost Asbury, Group 1, Lithia, Penske; Auto columnist Warren Brown dies at 70.

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