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FCA board prepares to discuss succession during Marchionne's medical leave

Directors of Fiat Chrysler will meet Saturday to discuss succession plans for CEO Sergio Marchionne, who is on medical leave, a person with knowledge of the matter told Automotive News Europe.

Massive data breach hits several automakers, report says

Nearly 47,000 files of factory records from at least six automakers were found in a data leak this month that exposed several of the companies' trade secrets, The New York Times reported.

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AutoNation's Mike Jackson on tariffs, stair-steps and Bob Lutz

2018 Automotive Hall of Fame inductee and AutoNation boss Mike Jackson talks about the trouble with tariffs, the consequences of stair-step incentives and Bob Lutz's prophecies.

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Why Mark Wahlberg invested in a Chevy dealership

Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg, known for both hit movies and his entrepreneurial efforts in the restaurant and nutrition supplements industries, is getting into the car business.

Auto mileage rollback plan nearly ready, report says

The Trump administration is readying proposals to weaken Obama administration automotive fuel economy standards for release as early as next week, a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.

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Why Mark Wahlberg invested in a Chevy dealership

Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg, known for both hit movies and his entrepreneurial efforts in the restaurant and nutrition supplements industries, is getting into the car business.

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Gentex boosts Q2 net income 23%

Mirror supplier Gentex reported a healthy gain in net income for the second quarter, but trimmed its full-year 2018 revenue guidance slightly.


Hyundai launches Iron Man edition of Kona

Hyundai is extending its Marvel collaboration with a special Iron Man edition of the Kona subcompact crossover. The version is scheduled to be unveiled Thursday at Comic-Con in San Diego.

UPDATED: 7/19/18 4:40 am ET - adds CEO comments, details
Volvo expects record full-year sales despite trade tensions

Volvo said it was on track for a fifth consecutive year of record vehicle sales despite rising trade tensions after second-quarter operating profit rose 29 percent to 4.2 billion Swedish crowns ($474 million).

UPDATED: 7/19/18 3:42 pm ET - adds written testimony Auto industry tells Commerce Dept. to ditch tariff proposal

A wide spectrum of auto interests, armed with the latest impact studies, warned at a Commerce Department hearing Thursday that raising auto tariffs would severely harm the industry and consumers.


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