Western Europe

Hacking hoax tests security protocols

A claim that a team of hackers had gained access to troves of dealerships' sensitive consumer data spooked dealership software giants. The claim was a hoax.



Bob White, one of the founders of the Canadian Auto Workers, died at the age of 81. Michigan dealer Dick Huvaere died at the age of 72.


A look at dealer awards handed out to Ford, Honda and Mazda dealerships.

Incentive squeeze zaps Netherlands' electrified sales

What happens if a government yanks generous incentives to buy electrified cars? Sales crash. At least they do in the Netherlands.

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