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1.9% of vehicles sold in California in 2016 were zero emissions.

Jan. 8, 2018
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AutoNation CEO to Preside Over Atlanta Federal Reserve

There has been no indication that this opportunity will in any way impact Jackson’s position with AutoNation.

Jan. 11, 2018
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Driving-Sales-Automotive-News-Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi-Invests-Corporate-Venture-Capital-Fund Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches Corporate Venture Capital Fund

The world’s largest automaker recently launched a $1 billion corporate ventures capital fund investing in “new mobility” (i.e., electrification, autonomous systems, network connectivity, and artificial intelligence). Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi’s Alliance Venture has already made its first investment: taking an equity stake of an undisclosed amount in Ionic Materials, a Bill Joy-backed battery technology developer. The fund intends […]

Jan. 11, 2018
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Michigan Dealership Employee Breaks Car Sales World Record Ali Reda, 44, has spent 17 years as a car sales consultant, focusing on building trust and relationships with people rather than selling – and he broke a world sales record doing it. Reda, who has worked as a sales consultant at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac for the last seven years, broke the world record […]

Feb. 12, 2018
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AutoNation Announces New Cancer Program For Employees

The group is anticipating a $75-100 million increase in net profits following U.S. Tax reform.

Jan. 17, 2018
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Supreme Court Hears Service Advisor Case

The Supreme Court case began as a lawsuit from a Service Advisor against the Mercedes-Benz store where he worked.

Jan. 18, 2018
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U.S. Regulators and CARB Hold Talks on Emissions Rules Over the past few weeks, U.S. government officials have held talks with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to discuss maintaining the set of national vehicle emissions requirements for automakers. A CARB spokesman confirmed on Monday that one such meeting on December 15 included the head of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air and […]

Jan. 9, 2018
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2017 was a good year for the automotive industry, moving ever closer to clean, autonomous driving. The forward momentum has been building for a while, but 2017 felt like it gave the biggest push. Much of the advancement is thanks to various tech firms coming in hot and fast to shake things up with autonomous […]

Jan. 9, 2018
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FCA Announces U.S. Investment Following Tax Reform

60,000 FCA Employees will get a $2,000 bonus due to U.S. Tax Reform.

Jan. 16, 2018
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Ford, Mazda Expand Urgent “Do Not Drive” Warning Ford Motor Company on Monday expanded its urgent “do not drive” warning to an additional 33,000 pickup truck owners in North America. The initial warning applied to some 2,900 2006 Ford Ranger pickup truck owners, and Ford urged drivers to stop using the trucks until they were repaired. 90 percent of the vehicles under the […]

Feb. 12, 2018
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Driving-Sales-Automotive-News-Volkswagen-Hyundai-Team-Up-With-Aurora-Innovation-Autonomous-Tech Volkswagen, Hyundai Team Up With Autonomous Startup

Nearly ten years into the autonomous vehicle movement, most of the main automotive players have partnered up with tech firms focused on developing autonomous tech. As it stands, most automakers can’t go it alone; they can build the cars, but may not be able to handle manufacturing the software and dealing with the customer-facing expertise […]

Jan. 9, 2018
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Hyundai is issuing a recall for nearly 88,000 vehicles, due to a potential electrical short in the antilock brake system, which could cause engine-compartment fires. The recall for the affected vehicles, which extends to certain 2006 Sonatas and 2006-2011 Azeras, will go into effect around February 23. In government documents published on Wednesday, Hyundai explained […]

Jan. 29, 2018
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