UPDATED: 9/21/17 12:10 pm - adds press materials

Daimler plans $1B investment in Ala. to build EQ electric utility vehicles

Daimler AG is investing an additional $1 billion in its U.S. factory in Vance, Ala., expanding the 20-year-old site to build fully electric utility vehicles under its EQ subbrand along with their battery packs.

UPDATED: 9/21/17 12:26 pm ET - adds confirmation

Ford expands use of augmented reality for design

Ford is hoping to speed up vehicle design time and supplement traditional techniques like clay modeling with a new-age technology: augmented reality.

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