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  • Private-equity firm GPB Capital thrives under the radar
    on July 23, 2017 at 5:01 am

    GPB Capital, a private-equity group, has quietly grown to 66 dealerships. Now they're ready to start talking about who they are and how they operate. […]

  • Some Dodge dealers give in to Demon temptation
    on July 23, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Some, but not all, Dodge dealers are seeking market adjustments that would nearly double the price for the limited-edition drag racer. […]

  • FCA's restated sales show some big swings
    on July 23, 2017 at 5:01 am

    A review of the data points to a company that either didn't accurately know what it was selling month to month or was playing fast and loose with its fleet sales. […]

  • Tesla Model 3 is Elon Musk's moment of truth
    on July 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Rarely do we talk about a single vehicle being critical to the mission and possibly the survival of a car company. Yet that is a fair description of the Tesla Model 3. […]

  • Does Volvo's move suggest an irreversible shift to EVs?
    on July 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    For Volvo and the industry, there may be no turning back from a future not based on internal combustion engines. […]

  • Jag fills E-Pace with connectivity, safety
    on July 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Jaguar's performance-oriented E-Pace compact crossover will sit in one of the market's hottest segments with a starting price under $40,000, and loaded with connectivity and safety features. […]

  • Dealer anniversaries
    on July 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Dealers featured this week include David and Rick Parker, co-owners of Parker Cadillac in Little Rock, Ark.; and John Carroll of Ed Carroll Motor Co. in Fort Collins, Colo. […]

  • The cost of 'out with the old'
    on July 17, 2017 at 5:01 am

    In heavy manufacturing, you don't just dump all those machines and foundries and everything associated with an engine program. So what happens to all that money invested in internal combustion […]

  • #8203;
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Volkswagen Group of America named a longtime executive from its parent company's European operations as the new head of sales and marketing. […]

  • VW gives green light to electric Microbus
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Volkswagen's long-awaited Microbus-styled multipurpose vehicle will be built as an electric vehicle. […]

  • Aston launches DB11 V-8 with Daimler engine
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Aston Martin's partnership with Daimler moved closer with the launch of the DB11 V-8. It is the first Aston to use the 4.0-liter turbocharged engine developed by Daimler's AMG performance arm. […]

  • Spy photo of Geely's Lynk and CO sedan taken in Germany
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Spy photographers snapped a Lynk and CO 03 sedan being tested in Germany. The car is expected to debut in 2018 in China and come to the U.S. later. […]

  • Hyundai drops Azera, 2018 Veloster
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Hyundai's near-luxury Azera sedan is being dropped at the end of the model year after a decade of declining sales. […]

  • VW Credit invests in app developer AutoGravity
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    The lender said the $30 million investment aligns with its goal to create a digital experience for its customers. […]

  • Suppliers invited to apply for 2018 PACE awards
    on July 10, 2017 at 5:01 am

    Suppliers have until Sept. 5 to apply for the 2018 Automotive News PACE Awards, which identify and honor game-changing and commercialized innovations in technology and processes. […]