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VIDEO: First Shift: Mitsubishi ceasing U.S. production?

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 24, 2015

Report: Mitsubishi to end U.S. output; TrueCar's Q2 'wake-up call'; FTC probing GM; '16 Honda Accord gets techy; updated flying car.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: A strong quarter for GM

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 23, 2015

GM's net income rises to $1.1B; Daimler up 54%, Hyundai slumps; Ford-UAW to begin talks; FCA files for Ferrari IPO; Stop-sale on 2016 Maxima; Upside to long loans?... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: FCA launches hacking defense

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 22, 2015

FCA launches defense after Jeep hacked; AutoNation profit rises 15%; Hyundai's China slump; Next Fiat Abarth model; How a small company's ad went viral.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Powering Cadillac sales in Japan

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2015

High-performance Cadillacs hit Japan; Boost for Buick Encore; New F-150 Limited; NHTSA, FCA to settle?; Industry vet joins Apple; Small-town twist on spiffs.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Chevy's in-between crossover

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015

Chevy plans crossover between Equinox, Traverse; Audi-VW China struggles; AutoNation CEO on CFPB deal; A city of self-drivers; Buick revives overnight test drive.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: GM, VW face headwinds in China

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 17, 2015

GM, VW face headwinds in China, Barclays downgrades sector; Nissan on battery hunt?; Fate of Land Rover Defender; Safety pioneer dies; Supplier skill shortage.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Ford puts big spiffs on F-150

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 16, 2015

Ford offering big F-150 discounts; Lincoln Continental gets a home; Magna to buy Getrag; European sales up 15%; New Honda safety twist; 'High-energy' Hyundai store.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Sergio on brands, merger hunt

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2015

Marchionne on brands, employees, merger hunt; Honda's limit on loan markups; Prius recall; VW parking ploy; Subaru stat to envy... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: FCA, UAW headed for showdown?

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 14, 2015

FCA, UAW headed for showdown?; GM won't follow Ford's small-car move; Toyota Mirai orders; Volvo buys tuner unit; Stamping out stench in used cars.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: What to expect in UAW talks

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 13, 2015

Pay, health care in spotlight as UAW talks begin; Sources: Nissan plans hybrid Rogue; Challenger recall; Lotus plans U.S. roadster; Awaiting Ferrari IPO; Still no Piech successor at VW.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Protecting tech from tinkerers

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 10, 2015

GM, rivals fight to protect car tech from tinkerers; Takata says no to airbag-victims' fund; Unrepaired, but OK to rent?; Renault-Nissan 'synergies' grow; Aid for struggling VW dealers in China.... Read More »

First Shift: 4.5M more Hondas recalled

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 9, 2015

Trucks give automaker a push; Hyundai's capacity challenge; Toyota still ahead; Snyder: Insurance and car choices.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: 4.5M more Hondas recalled

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 9, 2015

4.5M more Hondas recalled for airbag defects; Hummer fires, Range Rover door glitch; Ex-Toyota exec Hamp got help from Caroline Kennedy; Sunnier view on European sales; Russians craving Teslas.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Hamp released without charges

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 8, 2015

Ex-Toyota exec released without charges; Prius to look more like new Volt?; Mercedes fills E class with tech; Report: Ferrari picks UBS; Hyundai's NFL marketing challenge; Safety technology 101.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Hamp release called imminent

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 7, 2015

Ex-Toyota exec to be released from custody - report; Ghosn rallies for EVs; Free juice in Boston; Greek crisis a risk to FCA?; Jeep sticking with 'spot on' Cherokee design.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Mercedes a 'mystery' hit

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 6, 2015

Mercedes-Benz dealerships score with mystery shoppers; CEO plans 'new Honda'; Chevy's swipe at F-150; Dodge dealer is big on detail; Hellcat ad unleashed; Transaction-price trend.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: June U.S. sales winners, losers

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 2, 2015

June U.S. Sales Winners, Losers; FCA, NHTSA to face off; Nissan axes hybrid Pathfinder; Magna Steyr to build JLR models; Robot kills VW worker; Cuban cars inspire reality show.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Embattled Hamp quits Toyota

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 1, 2015

Toyota's Hamp resigns in wake of arrest; Report: Toyota, Honda, Nissan lenders to limit markups; Mirai range tops 300 miles; Tilton's legal setback; Brand loyalty on rise; Juke wheelie record.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Judge dismisses GM lawsuit

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2015

Judge dismisses shareholder suit over GM recall; Suzuki's heir apparent; Cadillac XT5 early peek; Ex-Ford president Philip Benton Jr. dies; Snyder: Solid 1st half for U.S. auto sales.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Nissan plans longer-range Leaf

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 29, 2015

Nissan to boost Leaf range in midcycle update; Moving up Chevy Bolt; Dodge to make more Hellcat engines; VW planning budget car; Urgent FCA recall; Outlook for new Prius.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Victory for Nissan's NYC taxi

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 26, 2015

Victory for Nissan's NYC taxi; Honda restates profit; Takata CEO's pay plummets; GM takes $600 million charge; Delphi, Google self-driving cars avoid colliding; Audi backs a moon shot.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Cruze loses weight, gains tech

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 25, 2015

Chevy Cruze loses weight, gains tech; Marchionne: Not close to GM offer; Somber Takata update; Nissan wins NFL stadium naming rights; Car haulers' big worry.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: 2-wheel Fords, to-share Fords

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 24, 2015

Ford enters electric bike, car-sharing businesses; Lexus meets 'Back to the Future'; GM to offer Camaro convertible; Chevrolet ad preview; Bringing airbags to India; How to toy with Tesla.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Senate Democrats rip Takata

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 23, 2015

Senate Democrats rip Takata in report; High-tech profit drain for automakers?; Nissan pays Ghosn $8.4 million; A Benz to fight BMW X6; Marchionne's big Alfa bet.... Read More »

VIDEO: First Shift: Audit reveals defects at NHTSA

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 22, 2015

Audit reveals problem-plagued NHTSA; Takata-hearing witness list; Grand Caravan plan; Fisker comeback car, factory; Chevy Cruze hatchback?; Tricky launch timing for GM.... Read More »

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