| UPDATED: 3/30/17 9:12 am ET - adds Sommer remarks

ZF acquires stake in German radar sensing tech firm

ZF Friedrichshafen has acquired a 45 percent stake in Astyx Communication & Sensors, which develops and produces ultra-high-frequency radar sensors and modules.


Musk gets boost in China from Tencent's 5% Tesla stake

Tesla CEO Elon Musk just gained a massive and well-connected confidant to help him better crack China's auto market: Tencent Holdings Ltd.

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| UPDATED: 3/30/17 9:12 am ET - adds Sommer remarks
ZF acquires stake in German radar sensing tech firm

ZF Friedrichshafen has acquired a 45 percent stake in Astyx Communication & Sensors, which develops and produces ultra-high-frequency radar sensors and modules.


Hyundai seeks to renew fuel cell push with long-range SUV

Hyundai, the first automaker to mass-produce fuel cell vehicles, plans to unveil a new hydrogen-powered SUV next year with a longer driving range than rival offerings by Toyota and Honda as it attempts to reclaim leadership in the field.


Hyundai is working on dedicated EV platform

Hyundai is developing its first dedicated architecture for electric cars, a top executive said. The platform will allow Hyundai and sister brand Kia to sell EVs that will be "more competitive" than rival offerings, said Lee Ki-sang, a senior vice president at the automaker.


Waymo sought arbitration over engineer now at Uber

Alphabet's Waymo self-driving unit sought to arbitrate claims last year against a former employee at the center of a lawsuit against Uber, court records show, in what Uber said strengthened its bid to get the case out of court and into arbitration.

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