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GM training center looks doomed

UAW leaders have agreed to close one of the training centers that the union formed with the Detroit 3 in the 1980s. It likely signals the end, or at least a major overhaul, of the other two as well.

Industry?s path to electrification jolts supplier innovation

The industry's plans to electrify powertrains has some big suppliers looking for opportunities in the battery world and developing innovations in the process.

Consumers need help with AV tech

In a AAA survey, 71 percent of respondents stated that they are afraid to ride in fully self-driving vehicles.

Continental divides businesses, gains flexibility

Continental chief Elmar Degenhart wants to turn the company's powertrain division into a stronger asset — whether it's spun off or listed.

A chicken in every pot, and a Dr Pepper in every cupholder

Ford Motor Co. enlisted Dr Pepper to promote the 15 cupholders in its Expedition SUV by creating a limited-edition 15-pack of cans.