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China own a Detroit automaker? Would the U.S. let that happen?

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:35:00 EDT

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(image) A sale to China might be in FCA's best interest, but it might not be in the United States' best interest.

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Tougher than steel: Wood pulp could make lighter auto parts

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:45:00 EDT

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(image) A plastic that includes wood-pulp nanofibers can weigh one-fifth of steel and be five times stronger.

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Trump's NAFTA autos goals to collide with industry as talks start

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 08:03:00 EDT

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(image) The administration could push a U.S.-content carveout for vehicles, one of a couple of things automakers are against.

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Toyota delays Mexico plant as it plans U.S. plant with Mazda

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:00:00 EDT

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(image) It's switching plans for the plant from the Corolla to the Tacoma.

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Elon Musk and the physics of Tesla’s Model 3 factory

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 08:01:00 EDT

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(image) His next challenge: optimizing car production.

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Lithium processors risk shortfall as EV batteries quadruple demand

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:30:00 EDT

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(image) Although lithium is plentiful, the problem is ensuring there is enough capacity to process it.

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Faraday Future leases million-square-foot factory in California

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:45:00 EDT

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(image) It's 1 million square feet, a third of the original factory's planned footprint.

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Tesla seeks to raise $1.5B for Model 3 production

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 07:55:00 EDT

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(image) Tesla's burning cash to the point where some short-sellers are betting against it.

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Nissan Mississippi workers vote heavily against unionization

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 08:30:00 EDT

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(image) Nissan said, "They have rejected the UAW and chosen to self-represent, continuing the direct relationship they enjoy with the company."

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Volvo to share engine technology and more with parent Geely

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 08:10:00 EDT

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(image) The first Volvo-powered Geely car will hit the road as a 2019 model.

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Toyota and Mazda in talks to build joint US auto plant

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:30:00 EDT

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(image) Japan's Nikkei reports that Toyota will take a five-percent stake in Mazda to develop key electric vehicle technologies and jointly build a factory in the United States.

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If Cadillac’s smart, the CT5 will be a CTS without baggage

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:30:00 EDT

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(image) Cadillac has a choice here between a tactical move, or a strategic one.

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