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Former UAW official resigns from GM board

Joe Ashton, a former UAW vice president, has resigned from GM's board of directors amid a widening federal probe into joint training centers overseen by representatives of the union and Detroit automakers.

Ford said to be planning end of N.A. Fusion output

Ford plans to end North American production of the Fusion midsize sedan at the end of the decade, casting doubt about the future of the nameplate in the U.S. as consumers shun cars for crossovers and SUVs.

Hyundai returns to roster of Super Bowl advertisers

Hyundai, which ran a post-game Super Bowl ad last season, has secured ad time during the 2018 game.

Jeep reshapes iconic Wrangler with slippery brick styling

At first glance, the styling of the next-generation Wrangler doesn't appear to have changed much. But a bend here and a curve there improved aerodynamics by 9 percent, a top FCA executive says.

EV credit survives compromise tax bill

U.S. House and Senate negotiators have agreed to spare the electric-vehicle tax credit as part of a compromise package on tax reform, according to a Republican familiar with process, Bloomberg reported.