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Hyundai’s ‘full of surprises’ future

Last week, Toyota said its Georgetown, Ky., plant would open a dedicated assembly line to produce fuel cell modules for commercial trucks. TOKYO — Even...

Toyota grounds self-driving shuttle fleet following collision with Paralympian

Toyota Motor Corp. has suspended operations of its self-driving shuttle buses days after one struck and injured a pedestrian. The incident occurred Thursday in the...

GM chip strategy leaves Kansas plant in the cold

Fairfax Assembly has lost 157 days of production this year, according to AutoForecast Solutions. Fairfax Assembly, a 34-year-old plant perched on the Kansas side of...

Nissan’s tuner subbrand sets sights on U.S.

The Nissan Note Aura Nismo debuted this month. Nismo vehicles for U.S. tastes could be coming. TOKYO — After fitful attempts to expand its Nismo...

Aurora takes fresh approach to ‘safe enough'

From the peak of the hype cycle through the depths of disillusionment, the question at the core of the self-driving technology industry remains unchanged:...

Canada to participate in Mexico-U.S. auto spat as third party

Canada will be an interested third party in discussions between the U.S. and Mexico over rules governing cars traded in North America, avoiding direct...

How one dealership group keeps a lid on health-care costs

Fred Beans Automotive Wellness Coordinator Andrea Volm, center, leads a goat yoga session that included group Vice President Beth Beans Gilbert, far right. A pushup...

Pangea is rethinking how to do leather

Pangea’s BioPolymer SynTec “re-tanning” operation is improving the aesthetics of hides. Since leading the U.S. materials supplier GST AutoLeather out of its bankruptcy three years...

Cox to require COVID-19 vaccine for employees at some locations

Cox Automotive's parent company will require employees in some of its locations to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by mid-October or face termination, Automotive News...

4 dealerships change hands in single-store acquisitions; Morgan Auto, Island Auto expand

FUCCILLO NISSAN OF CLEARWATER FACEBOOK Three dealership groups have expanded with single-store acquisitions in the third quarter, while one transaction included a dealer who bought...