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Real-world scenarios reinforce ethical sales behaviorThe Association of Finance and Insurance Professionals certifies FandI personnel in areas of ethics [...]

Ethics evolution in FandIToday, unethical behavior at dealerships is more difficult to get away with than in the past. Dealer [...]

Dealerships make strikes toward more ethical cultureEthical practices in automotive finance have evolved significantly in recent decades, with a boom in [...]

Cox's chief economist warns dealers to be conservative on inventory next spring as changes to t [...]

Price pressure, rising interest rates and a shrinking supply of affordable vehicles have auto dealer [...]

Auto industry's clean-car hypocrisy on display at Los Angeles Auto ShowWhile the industry has been touting next-gen mobility here on the West Coast, its lobbying teams in [...]

Many dealers leave nothing to chance with ethics. Internal training, external audits and promoting f [...]

Should FandI managers get incentives?When it comes to compensating for compliant behaviors, should FandI managers be incentivized? [...]

The arrest of Carlos Ghosn is triggering trouble, from product to diplomatic relationsCarlos Ghosn's arrest in Tokyo is already having consequences, from product marketing to intern [...]

GM's fast-rising CFO Dhivya Suryadevara leads a high-speed restructuringDhivya Suryadevara has quickly risen through the ranks of GM since starting as a senior financial an [...]

SK Innovation plans new battery plantSK Innovation will spend $1.67 billion to build an EV battery plant in Commerce, Ga. Some think that [...]

Self-driving tests and crashes are on the rise in CaliforniaWith three weeks left in 2018, California already has had a record year for the number of manufactur [...]

Kia's redesigned 2020 Soul builds more variety from the same boxWhile other boxy designs have come and gone #8212; Scion xB, Nissan Cube, Honda Element #8212; Kia [...]

UAW needs to get house in order before '19 talksWhen GM announced plans to trim its work force by as many as 18,000 employees and "unallocate [...]

General Motors' decision to idle four U.S. assembly and parts plants could provide ammunition f [...]

Mazda-Toyota's Ala. greenfield charts new pathToyota and Mazda will spend $1.6 billion to build an assembly plant in Huntsville. Things have chang [...]

As Ford has tried to downplay its ongoing talks with Volkswagen Group, VW CEO Herbert Diess, who las [...]

Chevrolet has launched a national employee pricing sales campaign on all 2018 and some 2019 models t [...]

GM worker transfer come with asteriskIn a letter to the editor, an Automotive News reader questions GM's approach to hiring temporar [...]

The Chevy Volt was not the product of Chapter 11, writes an Automotove News reader, it was well on i [...]

General Motors' plans for job cuts, ten years after its bailout, draws criticism. [...]

An Automotive News reader writes that the story of the Saudi woman and car buff, Amjad Alamri, and c [...]

November numbers reflect surprisingly good sales yearHeading into 2018, U.S. auto sales appeared headed for a second-straight annual decline. But it hasn [...]

In the auto industry, it's still about the productAuto designers today face a difficult task: designing products that are truly distinctive in the gro [...]

GM has many stakeholders that it must answer to, and do right by, as it undertakes this restructurin [...]

Magna's engineers were looking for styling improvements when they began rethinking door latches [...]

'Crazy Ivan' strategy at M.K. Smith Chevrolet gets used-car shoppers' attentionWhat does a 2014 Jeep Compass Sport have in common with a Soviet submarine? [...]

A Florida store's $4.8 million settlement of a robocalling lawsuit is the latest wake-up call f [...]

How Gunderson Chevrolet shook the auto worldAn investigation almost 20 years ago of suspected criminal activity at Gunderson Chevrolet, one of A [...]

Volvo dealers in California revolt against subscriptionsAs Volvo prepares a new and improved version of its Care by Volvo subscroption service, California h [...]

Set ground rules for self-promotionSelf-promotion can erode customer trust, FandI experts caution, and dealerships should have ethical [...]

Dealerships reconsider title of FandI managerWhether it's better for mitigating sales resistance from customers or preventing cash-buyer con [...]

Perfecting the vehicle sales-FandI handoffDCH Millburn Audi in New Jersey has spent the last several years perfecting the sales-to-FandI hando [...]

One-person, one-price strategy aids dealership ethicsThe transparency of a one-person, one-price approach lends itself to a more ethical culture, said so [...]

FandI managers use Facebook for supportIn 2009, a Facebook group was launched to help educate FandI managers on ethics and compliance. The [...]

Killer clown case spawned O'Loughlin's auto careerThere's always a back story. For Terry O'Loughlin, director of compliance for Reynolds and [...]

VW Beetle gets special colors for latest farewellThe latest Final Edition of the iconic Volkswagen Beetle will have special colors, badging and wheel [...]

HORIZON WATCHEnel Group's $325 million wind farm project in Illinois will power General Motors' factori [...]

Land Rover Defender may be produced in SlovakiaIt seems likely that the much-discussed new Land Rover Defender will be built outside of England. [...]

A Jeep pickup doesn't happen very often, indeedNaturally, the reveal of Jeep's 2020 Gladiator midsize pickup at the Los Angeles Auto Show brou [...]

And with one more race, Hendrick was offRick Hendrick may be the ultimate car-guy dealer, and so it seems fitting that he'll receive th [...]

Can you spot all the differences?The original Danny and the Cruisers album coverlike photo, above, was apparently such a hit that Gen [...]

Small size keeps Brembo fast, focusedBrembo navigates the curves of supplying high-end brakes while managing the transition to brake-by-w [...]

As new-vehicle margins continue to melt away, structuring a pay plan that rewards the FandI departme [...]

Acura turns attention to cars, seeking repeat of RDX successThe redesigned RDX has gotten off to a torrid start, but brand chief Jon Ikeda says Acura isn't [...]

Aerotropolis envisions auto hub by Detroit airportsWith industrial space in Detroit in short supply, a regional group is eyeing two Detroit airports as [...]

Sergio Marchionne's influence lingers for FCA CEO Mike ManleyFiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Mike Manley clearly learned many lessons from his predecessor -- and e [...]

Mazda goes for emotional appeal for sedan loversMazda doesn't see the slowing sedan market as an excuse to become complacent about its cars. In [...]

Genesis' steep sales dropoff is largely a byproduct of the brand's accelerated separation [...]

Ethics and compliance in FandI go hand in handThe relationship between compliance and ethics is especially acute in the FandI department. [...]

China considers delay for tech-dominance plans amid trade war, report saysChina is considering plans to delay some targets in its strategy to dominate high-end technologies a [...]

Cars.com plans to restructure sales operations, cut staff amid investor pressureCars.com, one of the auto industry's largest online shopping sites, is restructuring its sales [...]

FCA to idle Ontario minivan plant for 8 days, union saysFiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to idle its assembly plant in Windsor, Ont., for two weeks in the ne [...]

Nissan expands Ghosn probe to European affiliatesNissan is poised to widen its probe into Carlos Ghosn to investigate possible misconduct at its alli [...]

Brazil court grants Ghosn access to Rio apartmentA Brazilian court decided that ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn or his daughter should have the r [...]

BMW logistics get boost from U.S. grantA $25 million U.S. transportation grant supporting the expansion of an inland port for containers wi [...]

Cadillac XT6 crossover slated to debut at Detroit auto showThe large three-row vehicle will slot between the XT5 midsize crossover and the Cadillac Escalade la [...]

VW Passat to remain on old platform, update styling, tech for 2020The 2020 Volkswagen Passat will receive new exterior styling, more standard safety equipment and an [...]

Financing concerns weigh on auto dealers in Q4, Cox survey findsAlongside affordability challenges, high interest rates and difficulty obtaining credit for customer [...]

Audi's Schot appointed CEO on permanent basisAudi marketing expert Bram Schot will become the luxury brand's CEO on Jan. 1, making permanent [...]

Renault tells Nissan not to contact its board members, report saysRenault has told alliance partner Nissan not to contact its directors ahead of a Renault board meeti [...]

VW expects new EV platform to give it an edge over rivalsVolkswagen says the MEB platform that will underpin its I.D. electric-vehicle family will be even mo [...]

Ghosn seen as liability as French president battles elitist imageAs Renault's largest shareholder, the French government might be expected to stand up for Carlo [...]

Nissan spells out allegations on Ghosn to RenaultNissan took the first comprehensive steps to share details with Renault about allegations against Ca [...]

Hyundai promotes former BMW exec to randd chief in management shake-upHyundai Motor appointed Albert Biermann, a former BMW executive, as its first foreign head of resear [...]

China said to consider auto tariff cut to 15% mentioned in Trump tweetChina has agreed to cut tariffs on U.S.-built cars and auto parts to 15 percent from the current 40 [...]

GM pressed by 2 Senators to build all EVs for U.S. statesideTwo U.S. senators from Ohio on Tuesday asked General Motors CEO Mary Barra to commit to building all [...]

720S Spider joins McLaren lineupMcLaren Automotive has added another flavor to its 720S lineup by adding a convertible. [...]

Ex-Ford Argentina execs convicted in torture caseAn Argentine court convicted two former executives of a local Ford plant of involvement in the tortu [...]

Nissan to correct earnings to account for Ghosn's unreported incomeNissan will file corrected earnings for past years in which Carlos Ghosn, the company's ousted [...]

Ghosn's appeal to end detention rejected by Tokyo courtA Tokyo court rejected ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end his detention follow [...]

Vroom collects $146 million in latest funding, eyes expansion with new hiresUpstart online used-car retailer Vroom said it raised $146 million in its latest round of funding, i [...]

Santa slims down for AudiSanta Claus takes on a modern look in a new Audi ad that shows him shedding pounds when he endures a [...]

Musk slams '60 Minutes' for editing comments about chairmanTesla CEO Elon Musk criticized '60 Minutes' for editing out parts of his responses to ques [...]

Renting a car in 30 seconds? Hertz and Clear say they canHertz and Clear announced the debut of Hertz Fast Lane Powered by Clear, a service that uses biometr [...]

Nissan is said to spell out allegations on Ghosn to RenaultNissan is taking the first comprehensive steps to share details with Renault about allegations again [...]

Ford Ranger pickup rated at 23 mpg combined, best among gasoline-powered rivalsThe Ford Ranger is returning next month as the most fuel-efficient gasoline-powered pickup on the U. [...]

Jeep Wrangler awarded 1 star in Euro NCAP crash testsThe redesigned Jeep Wrangler failed one of several crash tests performed by Euro NCAP, the European [...]

Why Hyundai's top two randd execs are poised to resignHyundai Motor Group's two vice chairmen in charge of randd have offered to resign, three people [...]

Hyundai, suppliers plan $6.7 billion investment to boost fuel cell outputHyundai and its suppliers plan to spend $6.7 billion through 2030 to raise production of fuel cells [...]

China car sales drop at steepest pace in nearly 7 yearsChina's automobile sales fell about 14 percent in November from a year earlier. It was the stee [...]

Cars.com pressured to perform, shake up management or sellStarboard Value is calling on Cars.com to improve its performance or consider selling itself or maki [...]

BMW names new head of autonomous driving developmentAlejandro Vukotich will replace Elmar Frickenstein, who has been in charge of the department since i [...]

Daimler to buy $23 billion of battery cells in EV push"We set another important milestone for the electrification of our future electric vehicles, [...]

Dealerships make strikes toward more ethical cultureEthical practices in automotive finance have evolved significantly in recent decades, with a boom in [...]

Affordability challenges have auto dealers worrying more about business as they look toward 2019. [...]

Ford in talks with German workers about Saarlouis job cutsFord said it started negotiations with German worker representatives about potential job cuts at its [...]

UAW says U.S. should go beyond USMCA gains in any free-trade deal with JapanThe UAW is urging the White House to go beyond gains in the tentative United States-Mexico-Canada Ag [...]

Worthington named Ford's VP of global product development operationsThe Ford executive is now responsible for leading the automaker's global vehicle programs under [...]

Why Nissan wants to keep Carlos Ghosn out of Rio apartmentA Rio de Janeiro apartment containing cash, art works and personal belongings of Carlos Ghosn has be [...]

Ford goes back to the future in Detroit's CorktownFord has taken a giant leap into an enormous project to remake where employees think, design and cre [...]

The arrest of Carlos Ghosn is triggering trouble, from product to diplomatic relationsCarlos Ghosn's arrest in Tokyo is already having consequences, from product marketing to intern [...]

How Ghosn's legal process could play outCarlos Ghosn and Nissan were indicted in Japan on Monday for understating Ghosn's income, as To [...]

Bosch rejected stock listing to raise money for industry shift to EVs, report saysRobert Bosch, the world's largest automotive supplier, discussed the merits of a potential stoc [...]

Ghosn, Kelly, Nissan indicted for under-reporting compensationNissan promised to improve corporate compliance after Tokyo prosecutors indicted former Chairman Car [...]

Continental will turn to software takeovers after powertrain IPO, report saysGerman supplier Continental is considering acquiring software makers after the flotation of its powe [...]

Renault board heads into decisive week over top leadershipRenault, the automaker in which the French state is the most powerful shareholder, is headed into a [...]

Tesla readies Model 3 for Europe launchTesla will start the European rollout of its Model 3 in February, putting pressure on German premium [...]

Uber said to file confidentially for IPO on Lyft's heelsLike Lyft, Uber last week submitted its IPO filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission, a pers [...]

GM's fast-rising CFO Dhivya Suryadevara leads a high-speed restructuringDhivya Suryadevara has quickly risen through the ranks of GM since starting as a senior financial an [...]

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