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JACKIE CHARNIGA

GM Financial follows the rules but consumers feel the pain

GM Financial stopped reporting customer payment information to the credit bureaus after problems following a systemwide technology upgrade, and legally, that was the lender's only choice.

CHRISTIAAN HETZNER

VW board was weak and indecisive over Audi CEO crisis

When a crisis strikes, a company's board must spring into action and take charge to quickly restore confidence. After Audi CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested over VW Group's diesel scandal, old loyalties took precedence over damage control.

PHILIP NUSSEL

Gary Jones' challenge leading the UAW

Well, that didn't take long. New UAW President Gary Jones took less than a day at the helm of his troubled union to attack journalists for doing their job.

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BLOG: Christiaan Hetzner
VW board was weak and indecisive over Audi CEO crisis

When a crisis strikes, a company's board must spring into action and take charge to quickly restore confidence. After Audi CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested over VW Group's diesel scandal, old loyalties took precedence over damage control.


BLOG: Jay Ramey
Toyota's 'Super Sports Car': Will it be for the road?

Toyota's high-performance division is hatching plans to produce a "Super Sports Car" for the upcoming hypercar class in the World Endurance Championship, with a hybrid powerplant and an eye-watering horsepower output.


BLOG: Philip Nussel
Gary Jones' challenge leading the UAW

Well, that didn't take long. New UAW President Gary Jones took less than a day at the helm of his troubled union to attack journalists for doing their job.


BLOG: Jackie Charniga
Tight budget? Don't forgo protective products

Those looking to whittle down monthly car payments could see F&I products as burdens, but investing in those products could be the key to avoiding a truly unmanageable cost later.


BLOG: Jake Lingeman
Audi Q8: 4 key design cues

The big news is the new 2019 Q8's styling, with Audi calling it the "new face of the Q family." That includes the grille, rear light bar, big wheel arches and more. Let's take a look, piece by piece.


BLOG: Krishnan M. Anantharaman
A bungled opportunity to fix NAFTA

The renegotiation of NAFTA initiated by the Trump administration last year was an opportunity to make needed changes. And yet all sides come away with nothing -- less than nothing, actually.

UPDATED: 6/1/18 4:15 pm ET - adds stock close
BLOG: From staff and wire reports
FCA's 5-year plan led by new Jeep, Ram, luxury products; company hits financial milestone

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles signaled that it will have more cash on hand than debt on its books by the end of this month for the first time since the merger that created it in 2009 during a wide-ranging series of long-term plans presented in Balocco, Italy. Jeep, Ram and luxury products highlighted the early presentations.


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