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Continental aims for split before year-end, report says

Continental aims to float part of its business on the stock exchange before the end of the year, a German business publication reported.


GM faces similar challenges in U.S., China with EVs

GM is expected to face some, but not all, of the same challenges in deploying electric vehicles across China as it does in the United States.

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Magna keeps wide funnel for ideas

Swamy Kotagiri, Magna International 's chief technology officer, sees a wide variety of ideas come across his desk. It comes with the territory.

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GAC's U.S. market drive runs into Washington opposition

Chinese automaker GAC Automobiles' plan to sell vehicles in the United States is running afoul of Washington trade politics as the top Senate Democrat and President Trump criticize China's trade practices.

Ghosn hints he may leave Renault CEO role

Carlos Ghosn opened the door to stepping down as Renault CEO, as he focuses on the Franco-Japanese alliance he built with Nissan and Mitsubishi. Renault is said to be searching for a successor who could take on a more operational role - with people who work at Renault or who once worked at the automaker as the top candidates.

Mercedes plans more SUVs

Mercedes will respond to growing demand for SUVs by expanding its lineup with more models, most likely in the fast-growing compact segment.

Cadillac projects record global sales in 2018

Project Pinnacle, Cadillac's overhaul of dealership operations, is working as designed and is expected to help the brand reach record global sales in 2018, according to Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen.

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