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Ford delays some Mustang Mach-E deliveries up to 8 weeks

Ford delays some Mustang Mach-E deliveries up to 8 weeks

The automaker is holding onto "several hundred" Mustang Mach-E crossovers to perform additional quality checks that could delay delivery to customers in the U.S. and Canada by up to 8 weeks.


Ford ads stress unity following Capitol riot

Ford ads stress unity following Capitol riot

The spots, called "Builders," debut Saturday during college basketball on Fox and are the latest in Ford's "Built for America" series of commercials that began in 2020.


Fiat Chrysler and PSA complete merger to become Stellantis

Fiat Chrysler and PSA complete merger to become Stellantis

Analysts and investors are turning their focus to how the merged company plans to address the huge challenges facing the group – from excess production capacity to a poor performance in China.


Coming to the U.S.: Mazda EV with rotary backup

Coming to the U.S.: Mazda EV with rotary backup

Mazda has given the greenlight to sell the subcompact MX-30 crossover in the U.S. sometime in the future as both an EV and a hybrid with a rotary engine.


CarMax sees longer return policy as its next trend

CarMax sees longer return policy as its next trend

The nation's largest used-vehicle retailer sees its new return policy as an added layer of comfort for the increasing number of big-ticket shoppers online.


Hot topics at virtual CES: AVs, air taxis and drones

Hot topics at virtual CES: AVs, air taxis and drones

The tech expo came without many of the bells and whistles that typically make it overwhelming and great. Still, the all-digital show featured discussions on electrification, automated vehicles, the opportunities of air mobility and more. Here are highlights.


GM agrees to invest $787M in Canada plant, reaches tentative deal with Unifor

GM agrees to invest $787M in Canada plant, reaches tentative deal with Unifor

GM says it will phase out Chevrolet Equinox assembly in Ingersoll, Ontario, and build an all-electric commercial van at the factory instead. The pledge comes as part of a new tentative labor pact reached with Unifor late Friday -- several months before it was due to be negotiated.


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Ford's Matt VanDyke to become CEO of FordDirect

VanDyke, currently Ford's director of marketing, will take over the digital lead-generating company Feb. 1.


Toyota led auto industry in U.S. patents in 2020

Toyota led auto industry in U.S. patents in 2020

Toyota moved into first place among automakers in U.S. patent generation last year with a 2 percent gain over 2019. Ford finished second.


Tesla asks NHTSA to declare speed display issue inconsequential

Tesla asks NHTSA to declare speed display issue inconsequential

The automaker said it corrected the issue in production in September and that more than 75 percent of the affected U.S. vehicles have accepted the firmware update.