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Forvia headlamp concept cuts weight, emissions while upholding performance

A new headlamp concept by French supplier Forvia promises 60 percent weight savings over a traditional light while reducing carbon emissions by more than two-thirds over its life......»»

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Ford tells dealers to halt EV investments while it alters certification program

The automaker plans to work with its dealer council in the coming weeks to make changes in response to feedback from a series of nationwide dealer meetings......»»

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Dealership lawsuit accuses Mitsubishi of ‘making false promises"

A terminated Kansas City, Kan., dealership has accused Mitsubishi Motors of North America of "mistreating its dealers by making false promises" in a bid to drive it and other dealerships out of business or move their points......»»

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PPG plans first new U.S. auto coatings plant in 15 years as part of $300 million investment

Coatings manufacturer PPG Industries plans to open its first new plant in the U.S. in 15 years as part of a $300 million investment in its North American footprint to support its automotive business......»»

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Nissan pauses and reshapes plans for building U.S. EVs

Nissan will expand the number of battery-powered models produced at its Canton, Miss., factory — adding a fifth model. That vehicle — codenamed PZ1L — is expected to be a compact crossover......»»

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Toyota prepares $531.7 million investment into Texas truck plant

Toyota is readying a $531.7 million expansion of its Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas plant in San Antonio to build unspecified components there......»»

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2025 Mazda CX-70 trades the third row for cargo space

Mazda's midsize crossover is an unapologetic fraternal twin to the three-row Mazda CX-90 that places more emphasis on hauling cargo than people......»»

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VW Group of America CEO Pablo Di Si: Confident on EVs, sees hybrid potential

Between the expansion of electric vehicle offerings and unionization of workers at its plant in Tennessee, 2024 is a year of change for Volkswagen in the U.S......»»

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Honda Civic adds two 200-hp hybrid variants for 2025

The Civic Sport Hybrid and Sport Touring Hybrid go on sale this summer and demand little compromise on power or fuel economy......»»

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Fiat cars seized by Italian government over flag

The Topolino microcars allegedly violate the Made in Italy law for having the national flag on them when they are assembled in Morocco......»»

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Supplier must continue to ship parts to Stellantis, judge rules

A judge has ruled that a Stellantis supplier must continue shipping parts to the automaker, marking a victory for the manufacturer of Jeep, Ram and other brands......»»

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BMW imported 8,000 vehicles into U.S. with parts from banned Chinese supplier, report says

The automaker continued to import Mini Coopers with banned parts from Sichuan Jingweida Technology Group until at least April......»»

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Tesla will deliver 50 more electric Semis to PepsiCo

Tesla is focusing on PepsiCo's order now but plans to provide its Tesla Semi electric truck to other customers starting in 2026......»»

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NHTSA ends safety probe into 50,000 Tesla Model X crossovers after seat belt recall

U.S. auto safety regulators are ending a safety probe into 100,000 Model X vehicles after the automaker issued a recall to remedy concerns over the front seat belt suddenly detaching......»»

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NHTSA investigates 50,000 VW ID4 recall for unexpected door opening

U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating Volkswagen Group's handling of a 2023 recall after reports of doors opening while vehicles were in motion......»»

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EV drivers want safety features at charging stations

Safety at charging stations is a top priority for electric vehicle drivers but many stations lack basic safety features, according to a report by the Transportation Energy Institute. EV drivers surveyed said they want public charging stations in v.....»»

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F&I provider APCO buys vehicle protection coatings company Crystal Fusion

Finance and insurance product provider APCO Holdings, which owns the GWC Warranty and EasyCare brands, this month announced it had bought vehicle interior, exterior and windshield protection company Crystal Fusion Technologies. Terms of the deal were.....»»

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Dave Cantin Group uses AI to value dealerships

New York brokerage firm Dave Cantin Group started developing its AI-based Jump IQ software in 2022 and began testing it six months ago......»»

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Five years on, Carlos Ghosn saga brings Nissan profit boost, new hearing for Greg Kelly

The Carlos Ghosn scandal continues to reverberate, as this month Nissan booked an unexpected profit windfall thanks to a favorable court ruling that followed the stunning corporate saga......»»

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Toyota tops supplier scorecard

Five of six automakers tracked by Plante Moran in its annual supplier Working Relations Index study improved their scores, even as changes in electrification plans and tensions over pricing continue to be a pain point......»»

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