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02/16/2018 01:08 AM
Wheels: More Luxury Buyers Ditch the Imports and Pick Up a Truck
Premium versions of American pickups and S.U.V.s are hot sellers, driving the financial fortunes of domestic carmakers scrambling to make more tricked-out trucks.
02/15/2018 02:00 AM
Trump Rules: How $225,000 Can Help Secure a Pollution Loophole at Trump’s E.P.A.
A Tennessee truck dealership lavished a local Republican congresswoman with campaign donations. It also sells “Make Trucks Great Again” caps.
02/09/2018 12:38 AM
Wheels: To Power the Future, Carmakers Flip on 48-Volt Systems
New electrical architecture will help satisfy the demands of cars that are increasingly loaded with gadgets and will enable lower-cost hybrid drive systems.
02/07/2018 07:54 PM
Tesla Model 3, Elon Musk’s Grail, Remains a Costly Pursuit
The electric-car maker, reporting another quarterly loss, is scrambling to root out glitches in the manufacturing of its first mass-market offering.
02/01/2018 01:36 PM
Wheels: Car Navigation Systems Plot a Course Forward Against Phone Apps
In-dash navigation systems aren’t as nimble as their smartphone counterparts. But as cars get more complicated, built-in could mean better.
02/05/2018 06:00 AM
Ram Trucks Commercial With Martin Luther King Jr. Sermon Is Criticized
A Super Bowl ad by Ram had viewers openly wondering whether the company really used Dr. King’s words about the value of service to sell vehicles.
01/31/2018 12:46 PM
BMW and Daimler Move Against Executives Over Diesel Tests on Monkeys
Daimler suspended a manager and BMW said an employee had been “relieved of his current tasks” amid an outcry over emissions experiments on monkeys.
01/23/2018 05:10 AM
DealBook: Tesla’s Elon Musk May Have Boldest Pay Plan in Corporate History
Mr. Musk agreed to stay as chief executive for 10 years, with compensation tied to $50 billion leaps in Tesla’s valuation. Otherwise, he makes zero.
01/24/2018 01:58 PM
Ford Says It’s a New Era. Wall Street Isn’t Buying It.
Eight months into its chief’s tenure, the company’s stock is languishing and some analysts are perplexed. Disappointing earnings added to the puzzle.
01/25/2018 06:19 PM
Wheels: Alexa, What Happened to My Car?
The arrival of voice-controlled assistants in cars raises security and privacy concerns. Depending on automakers’ setups, it could expose your information or property.
01/18/2018 10:01 PM
Driving a Car in Manhattan Could Cost $11.52 Under Congestion Plan
New York could become the first U.S. city with a pay-to-drive system. Trucks and for-hire vehicles would cost more, but key bridges would stay free.
01/18/2018 05:31 PM
Wheels: When Detroit Muscle Powered a Breakthrough in Heart Surgery
In 1952, a team of doctors from Harper Hospital and employees from General Motors engineered a mechanical pump that helped pave the way for modern open-heart surgery.
01/16/2018 07:45 PM
G.M. Chief Cautions Trump Administration on Upending Nafta
Mary Barra said that the United States should not scrap the trade pact and that any changes should account for the interests of American automakers and workers.
01/15/2018 09:43 PM
A Look Behind the Scenes at the Detroit Auto Show
The cars get all the attention, but it takes a lot of muscle to make one of the world’s biggest car shows happen.
02/09/2018 06:37 PM
With Waymo Settlement, Uber C.E.O. Makes His Mark
In settling a driverless car trade secrets dispute with Waymo, Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber’s C.E.O., showed how he employs the tactics of conciliation, regret and compromise.