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Utah Man Injured Riding in Autonomous Shuttle

Utah Man Injured Riding in Autonomous Shuttle

A 76-year-old passenger riding in an autonomous shuttle has been injured after the vehicle came to an unexpected stop, according to multiple media reports. Gene Petrie, an employee of the Utah State Tax Commission, was thrown from his seat and hit the handrail near...
Cost of Dieselgate Continues to Rise for Daimler AG

Cost of Dieselgate Continues to Rise for Daimler AG

The cost of backing away from passenger cars equipped with diesel engines continues to grow for Daimler AG. Daimler said this week Mercedes-Benz customers in Germany could apply for a 3,000 euro or $3,350 subsidy to upgrade the exhaust filters of older, polluting...
Renault Could Try to Woo Back Fiat Chrysler

Renault Could Try to Woo Back Fiat Chrysler

Nissan has raised the possibility that it now would be open to a merger between alliance partner Renault and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, according to a new report, but whether FCA would be willing to revive talks with the French automaker is far from certain. In May,...
Ford’s New Shelby GT500 Tops GT by 113 Ponies

Ford’s New Shelby GT500 Tops GT by 113 Ponies

The new 2020 Ford Shelby GT500 will be the most powerful production model the Detroit automaker has ever offered topping the street-legal version of the Ford GT by a full113 horsepower, the automaker confirmed today. Set to reach showrooms later this year, the GT500...
BMW Sees Second Quarter Profits Fall by Double Digits

BMW Sees Second Quarter Profits Fall by Double Digits

BMW saw its earnings drop by double digits as investments in manufacturing electric and hybrid cars to help meet stricter emissions limits and adverse exchange rates affected the automaker’s profitability during the quarter. The German automakers earnings before...
GM Blows Through Forecasts With Q2 Earnings

GM Blows Through Forecasts With Q2 Earnings

General Motors took Wall Street by surprise on Thursday, blasting through the consensus Q2 earnings forecast with second-quarter net income of $2.41 billion, or $1.66 a share, while earnings adjusted to exclude one-time items came to $1.64 a share. That was a modest...
Fiat Chrysler Rides Ram to Second Quarter Profits

Fiat Chrysler Rides Ram to Second Quarter Profits

Fiat Chrysler rode strong full-size pickup sales to a strong second quarter result with net profit from continuing operations at €0.8 billion, or $891.4 million on revenue of €26.7 billion, or $29.8 billion. The company’s net income was up 14% while the revenue...