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Dumping Trump, tough trade talk and the appeal of FCA

• 8/19/2017

As U.S. President Donald Trump's CEO panels crumbled, his top trade chief demanded a redesigned NAFTA. Plus, could the White House block a Chinese automaker's potential purchase of FCA?

Double whammy: UAW deals with defeat, corruption claims
• 8/12/2017

The UAW's failed attempt to organize a Nissan plant and charges of...

At age 17, he had never sat in a new car. Now he's guiding 7 dealerships.
• 7/17/2017

A homeless man gave Kenneth Banks a piece of life-changing advice:...

Hands-free demo: Amazon's Alexa brings a Hyundai to life
• 6/26/2017

Online retailing giant Amazon plans to expand into the auto industry...

Dealer Alan Starling on Tesla's Musk, GM's dealer-performance measure, the chains of quarterly results
• 6/26/2017

69-year-old Florida dealer Alan Starling has plenty of advice for his retail and factory colleagues. The ex-NADA chairman is lobbying the trade group to advocate more 'forcefully.'

A brutally honest take on 41 years as a car dealer
• 6/19/2017

New Jersey dealer Steve Kalafer has survived recessions, product failures, brand-destroying incentives and self-destructing automakers.

GM's Batey on pickup incentive wars, GMC and Wall Street
• 6/12/2017

Alan Batey's job is to keep GM's highly-profitable North America business humming. That's why Batey, who also heads Global Chevrolet, is closely monitoring the tightening U.S.

An inside look at an employee-owned dealership group
• 6/5/2017

Staffers own 30 percent of Van Horn Automotive Group as part of an employee stock ownership plan.

GM's Mark Reuss: 'Hooked' on fast cars
• 5/22/2017

Mark Reuss, General Motors' head of global product development and a licensed road racer, reflects on his days at Indy 500 races with his father, Lloyd, a 35-year gm veteran.

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Mazda’s Ikuo Maeda: Create a racing culture
• 5/22/2017

Ikuo Maeda, the executive officer of Mazda’s design division and an amateur racer, encourages his colleagues to race competitively so they can learn the “joy of driving.

PSA's Carlos Tavares' racing 'addiction'
• 5/22/2017

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has more than 500 races under his belt over the last 37 years. He talks about how he caught the racing bug as a teen and how the sport intertwines with his role as a boss.

Dealer Terry Lee: People 'love to buy, hate to be sold'
• 5/1/2017

Honda, Hyundai and Genesis dealer Terry Lee says many car shoppers are like boxers: They walk into his dealerships with their guard up.

Lessons from dealers' online parts ventures
• 4/17/2017

In a bid to attract new parts customers online, Ed Morse Delray Toyota launched TheToyotaPartsDepot.com, solely for parts sales.

How a Chevy dealership became an oil-change juggernaut
• 4/3/2017

Nurse Chevrolet Cadillac in suburban Toronto has transformed itself from the 'king of the three-hour oil change' to a 29-minute-or-less lube, oil and filter destination, thanks to a NASCAR-like pit crew.

Small dealer on battling giants for acquisitions: ‘Give us a chance’
• 3/20/2017

Fresh off a $12.5 million relocation of his Nissan and Subaru franchises, Iowa dealer Dave Wright is hiring and on the prowl for acquisitions.

How a dealer's reluctant son became hooked on the car business
• 3/13/2017

Like many dealers' kids, Matt Laughridge was wary about a career in auto retailing. That changed after a fishing trip with his dad.

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