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As new rivals enter EV segment, Tesla

As new rivals enter EV segment, Tesla's share of registrations drops

Through May last year, Tesla made four of the top five new EVs registered with state governments. This year, it has two of the top 10.


EV tech is made easy on Pacifica Hybrid site

EV tech is made easy on Pacifica Hybrid site

Chrysler uses everyday items to help people understand how long the plug-in minivan's lithium ion battery will last and how charging works.


Trade issues with China proved too big for HAAH

Trade issues with China proved too big for HAAH

HAAH's plans to put imported Chinese cars in U.S. dealerships has failed, but founder Duke Hale is now looking at Korea.


GM, Cruise demand Ford drop

GM, Cruise demand Ford drop 'BlueCruise' name for hands-free driving

GM contends Ford's use of the BlueCruise name infringed on GM's Super Cruise and other GM trademarks for automated driving, such as Hyper Cruise, as well as Cruise's trademarks.


Cool idea ... but will they buy?

Cool idea ... but will they buy?

It's one thing to dream up and perfect a technological breakthrough in wiper blades — it's another to sell it.


Olympics stage set for bots to shine

Olympics stage set for bots to shine

Despite spectators being banned from this year's games in Tokyo, the sharp-eyed observer can still find plenty of high-tech vehicles and new mobility gadgetry.


Ford dealership targets 48 hours to get used vehicles ready to sell

Ford dealership targets 48 hours to get used vehicles ready to sell

A Missouri dealership upped its sales of used vehicles by incentivizing service techs to get each one through the reconditioning process within 48 hours.


Lithia hires new marketing chief

Lithia hires new marketing chief

The dealership group hired former Disney creative director Marguerite Celeste as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, effective immediately. It is Celeste's second stint with Lithia.


Rivian announces $2.5 billion funding round led by Amazon, Ford

Rivian announces $2.5 billion funding round led by Amazon, Ford

Rivian said it has raised about $10.5 billion to date. It will seek a valuation of well over $50 billion in a potential public stock listing later this year, Reuters reported.


Olive.com, PayLink Direct to go public in deal with Franklin McLarty-led SPAC

Olive.com, PayLink Direct to go public in deal with Franklin McLarty-led SPAC

The auto retailing veteran and entrepreneur is branching into automotive finance and insurance.