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Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Finished-vehicle logistics tends to go unnoticed in the automotive sector compared with manufacturing and marketing #8212; until a shipping delay creates a shortage at dealerships.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Penske Automotive Group Inc. and other public retailers are offering financial rewards to employees and their spouses for things like getting a physical or completing biometric screenings.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Chinese automaker Zotye has begun signing up U.S. retailers and plans to "really shake things up" when it comes to factory-dealer norms.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
The need for traditional dealers to get innovative in the pre-owned space was apparent at the 2018 Used Car Week annual event in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Online auctions and the digital tools that accompany them are key to vehicle wholesalers' futures.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
JCI's big battery unit just sold for billions -- and believe it or not, electric vehicles are not where the future action is.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
GM argues that EPA fuel economy ratings for its 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine don't tell the whole story.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Reducing the number of side-mirror configurations on the Explorer is a small change but a telling example of how Ford let itself fall back out of shape after tiptoeing around bankruptcy -- and the sort of bloat CEO Jim Hackett sees as a threat to...
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
Provisional agreement on a new North American trade pact was supposed to reduce economic uncertainty for the industry after months of acrimonious negotiations. But less than two weeks before the official signing of the U.S.
Automotive News Breaking News
Fri Nov 19, 3660 3:43 pm
The redesigned Corolla must prove it can deliver more stability and power to Toyota's U.S. car sales, which are down 11 percent this year.
Yahoo Automotive
Sun Nov 19, 5623 3:42 pm

Sotomayor To Kavanaugh: Welcome To The Supreme Court 'Family'Justice Sonia Sotomayor has told CNN that Justice Brett Kavanaugh has been


Yahoo Automotive
Wed Nov 19, 7332 3:42 pm

Florida Sues Walgreens, CVS, Alleging They Added To State's Opioid CrisisFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida is suing the nation's two largest


Yahoo Automotive
Thu Nov 19, 7226 3:42 pm

Camp Fire Death Toll Climbs To 76 As Missing Person List Swells To Almost 1,300The death toll from Northern California's Camp fire now stands at 76 after


Yahoo Automotive
Sat Nov 19, 6231 3:42 pm

The Latest: Israeli PM Netanyahu takes over defense ministryJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the political developments in Israel (all times local):


Yahoo Automotive
Fri Nov 19, 9954 3:42 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Blesses New Push To Oust Incumbent Democrats In PrimariesIn a significant escalation of her activism-driven approach to politics,


Yahoo Automotive
Fri Nov 19, 7013 3:42 pm

Saudi king hosts Iraq's new presidentSaudi King Salman welcomed Iraq's new President Barham Saleh Sunday on his first official visit to the kingdom, amid a warming of ties between the Arab neighbours after years of strain. The king hosted a lunch and "discussed regional developments" with Saleh, the official Saudi Press Agency said, after the Iraqi leader's arrival in Riyadh following a visit to Saudi Arabia's arch-rival Iran. Saleh, a 58-year-old moderate Kurd elected to the largely ceremonial role last month, was on an overnight visit at the invitation of the Saudi monarch, an Iraqi official said.


Yahoo Automotive
Thu Nov 19, 7125 3:42 pm

Argentina Finds Missing Sub One Year Later But Lacks Resources To Surface ItBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- The Argentine government acknowledged on


Yahoo Automotive
Mon Nov 19, 5517 3:42 pm

Trump Calls Report That He’s Questioning Pence Loyalty ‘Phony’“I can’t imagine any President having a better or closer relationship with their Vice President,” he said in a tweet Saturday. The New York Times report on Friday cited unidentified sources who said Trump was repeatedly asking aides and advisers about whether Pence was loyal. “The New York Times did a phony story, as usual, about my relationship with @VP Mike Pence.


Yahoo Automotive
Mon Nov 19, 2660 3:42 pm

78-year-old man in California claims he killed at least 90 people over four decadesA man now thought to be one of the most prolific serial killers in the US claims he killed as many as 90 people over four decades. Investigators have been able to close four unsolved murder cases because of the confessions of Samuel Little. The 78-year-old, also known as Samuel McDowell, was already serving a life sentence in California for three murders when he confessed to a Texas investigator.


TheCarConnection.com
Sun Nov 19, 9600 3:42 pm
2019 BMW i3Rear engine, carbon fiber, and an exotic shape might get hearts soaring, but the 2019 BMW i3 takes a different tack. This year, the small electric BMW gets a bigger battery over last year’s version by nearly one-third, but its 42.2-kwh battery and 153-mile range still fall short of competitors. We give the 2019 BMW i3 a 5.6 on our overall...
Yahoo Automotive
Thu Nov 19, 2426 3:42 pm

Eagle-eyed! Photographer captures stunning pictures of world's last remaining Mongolian eagle keepersThese stunning photographs of the world’s last remaining Mongolian eagle keepers show the incredible bond between man and bird. The images, taken last month by photography tour guide Daniel Kordan, 29, show a group of 10 eagle hunters traveling between West and South Mongolia and across the Gobi Desert. The hunters train eagles from an early age and look after the majestic birds until they reach the age of 12.


TheCarConnection.com
Sun Nov 19, 2400 3:42 pm
Lime launches car-share service in SeattleLime, best known for bicycle and scooter rentals, wants to try its hand at the car-share business. The company will launch a fleet of Fiat 500 models across Seattle in a bid to expand its business. The company announced the car-share service will begin this week with the Fiat 500s spread out across the city. Lime users will see the cars marked as...
TheCarConnection.com
Fri Nov 19, 2500 3:42 pm
2019 Jeep Grand CherokeeA minor floor mat imperfection could cause the accelerator pedal to become stuck in certain 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Trackhawk models. Parent automaker Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles issued a recall for the high-performance SUV last month, according to government filings released Thursday. The driver's side floor mat may not have sufficient...
TheCarConnection.com
Wed Nov 19, 2200 3:42 pm
2020 Toyota Corolla2020 Toyota Corolla unveiled: More power, style for compact sedan With the 2020 Corolla Toyota unveiled Thursday at simultaneous events in China and the U.S., the automaker makes its most dramatic effort yet to shed the small car's stodgy image. 2019 Honda Passport crossover SUV teased ahead of LA revival After rumors swirled at the start of 2018...
TheCarConnection.com
Wed Nov 19, 6200 3:42 pm
Waymo self-driving carWaymo, Google and parent company Alphabet's self-driving car subsidiary, plans to launch its first self-driving taxi service in the next two months. The company's chief executive officer, John Krafcik, told an audience at the Wall Street Journal's D.Live conference on Tuesday that the service will first launch in Phoenix, according to a report...
TheCarConnection.com
Sun Nov 19, 3200 3:42 pm
2019 BMW M5 CompettiionThe 2019 BMW M5 high-performance sedan gives us all of the feels. The digital wizardry from the last generation is still there, but this year’s version integrates the human into the experience. It’s a better feeling super sedan on a super budget. For 2019, BMW added an M5 Competition version that bumps power output to 617 horsepower...
TheCarConnection.com
Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:00 pm
2020 Toyota CorollaThe 2020 Toyota Corolla shows that its maker is serious about small cars, even as rivals jettison their offerings in favor of crossover SUVs more popular with consumers. With the 2020 Corolla, Toyota realigns its compact sedan with a pair of engines slotted into a new body structure that's stiffer and should make the car both more fun to drive and...
TheCarConnection.com
Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:00 pm
2020 Toyota CorollaWith the 2020 Corolla Toyota unveiled Thursday at simultaneous events in China and the U.S., the automaker makes its most dramatic effort yet to shed the small car's stodgy image. When the 2020 Toyota Corolla goes on sale next spring, it'll have a split personality. Most Corollas will likely be built with a fuel efficiency-oriented 1.8-liter...
TheCarConnection.com
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:00 am
2019 Honda Passport teaserAfter rumors swirled at the start of 2018 over a reborn Honda Passport, the brand has confirmed the nameplate's revival. Honda teased the forthcoming mid-size crossover SUV on Thursday (#ThrowbackThursday) and announced the model will make its global debut at the 2018 Los Angeles auto show. The brand didn't reveal much about the 2019 Honda...
TheCarConnection.com
Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:35 am
Uber Rewards programThe ride-sharing industry has gotten more competitive in the past few years, and both Uber and Lyft will kick the rivalry up another notch with the launch of ride reward programs. Uber announced its rewards program on Wednesday and said it will initially roll it out in nine cities across the U.S. The program is broken down into four tiers: Blue...