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Toyota plant leader to Senate panel: Worker-development policies are much needed

Leah Curry's testimony was delivered to members of the Subcommittee on Employment and Workforce Safety......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

Ford invests $50M, partners with Tesla co-founder"s battery-recycling company

The automaker says its partnership with Redwood eventually could include the use of recycled battery components in future EVs......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

Electric Last Mile secures order for 1,000 urban delivery vans

The purchase order comes after the company commenced production of its all-electric delivery van on Monday......»»

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Manley"s return to retailing after merger surprises dealers

He kept the company going after Sergio Marchionne died and guided Jeep's growth as it became a global player that sells more than 1 million vehicles annually......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

Audi goes into U.S. ad agency review

Venables, Bell & Partners is the U.S. incumbent for Volkswagen's luxury auto brand.  .....»»

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Self-driving tech firm Aurora to test driverless delivery with FedEx

Aurora, which is led by former heads of self-driving programs at Google, Uber and Tesla, said it is aiming for trucks without a safety driver by late 2023......»»

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GM hires former NHTSA chief as VP of global regulatory affairs

David Strickland, 52, is currently the staff director of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

More exit vehicle hunt as prices soar and options dwindle, study says

Most of those sitting on the sidelines are well aware that the market is being affected by a shortage of microchips, the research showed......»»

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Supplier Marelli plans 1,500 job cuts amid components shortage

Marelli is also planning a wider restructuring that will include ten new business units and six divisions, the letter said, adding that it will also look to strengthen business in China......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

Jeep, Fiat, Ram to raise money for fighting pandemics in deal with Bono brand company

The Stellantis brands will release special edition vehicles as part of a multiyear partnership with Red, a brand licensing company that raises money to fight global health emergencies......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2021Related News

NHTSA opens safety probe into Tesla Autopilot crashes

The investigation was opened Friday and covers Tesla models Y, S, X and 3 from the 2014-21 model years, according to a document filed by NHTSA. An estimated 765,000 vehicles could be affected......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

In rise from pandemic, suppliers see M&A surge

Private equity firms are increasingly willing to pay higher prices if it means getting a crack at participating in the industry's historic shift to electric vehicles and autonomous driving......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

The latest numbers on the microchip shortage: Another 100,700 vehicles cut

The tally for worldwide production cuts resulting from microchip shortages just rose by more than 100,000 vehicles......»»

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Hybrids will help Biden achieve mpg, emissions goals

The fastest and least expensive way to meet proposed new fuel economy rules is to pair the gasoline engine with an electric motor......»»

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GM seeks more active role in parts sourcing

The automaker wants to use technology and partnerships to avoid supply problems in the future......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

COVID, chips just part of supply chain headaches

Even as the supplier industry rebounds from the past year of pandemic disruption, daily challenges continue to be a distraction......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

Jobs cut after DealerSocket acquisition

Solera Holdings, which acquired DealerSocket in June, won't say how many positions were eliminated......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

Virus issue returns to showrooms

The surging virus has dealers reviving mask requirements and implementing or considering vaccine incentives — even mandates — for their employees......»»

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European luxury brands changing missions

Jaguar and Volvo are quickly transitioning to an all-electric future, while Land Rover is taking a more cautious approach......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News

Renault reverses China plan, raising questions

The French automaker will skirt longtime partner Nissan and instead team up with Geely to return to the China market......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: TopAug 16th, 2021Related News