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Twitter FalloutAug. 20
The Securities and Exchange Commission has sent subpoenas to Tesla regarding its privatization plans and CEO Elon Musk's statement on Twitter that said funding was secured for his plan to take the company private.
5-Year StrategyAug. 6
FCA CEO Mike Manley said that he saw his mission as Sergio Marchionne's successor to carry out the five-year business plan that FCA laid out in June in Italy, and do so at the helm of an independent FCA.
Casual, No TiesJuly 30
BMW in the Tariff CrosshairsJuly 23
How did BMW, whose Spartanburg, S.C., plant has been acclaimed as a symbol of America's resurgence as an auto manufacturer and exporter, become a symbol of the threat to America's manufacturing base instead? BMW is wondering the same thing.
Defying GravityJuly 16
Tesla's TentJuly 9
Sedan Death?July 2
Shattering GlassJune 25
Dhivya Suryadevara's appointment as GM CFO blazes new trails, and not just because she is a woman -- GM already has a female CEO, of course. The native of India reflects a new diversity at the top and is a sign GM will find and foster young talent, even when the company is not in crisis.
Blame CanadaJune 18
Donald Trump's heightened attacks on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are raising concerns that he might follow through on threats to impose auto tariffs, a move that could devastate the car industry in Canada and lead to higher U.S. prices.