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Recent authored articles

How a Detroit machine maker wound up in Chinese hands

In the case of VGage, it all started with automakers' demands for a global presence.

Big names put Vietnamese startup on the fast track

UPDATED: 10/8/18 7:20 am ET - updates employee count

Longtime GM executive Jim DeLuca is bringing a keen sense of American-Vietnamese history to VinFast, the well-funded and ambitious Vietamese automaker that made its global debut at the Paris auto show last week.

PSA set to make key decisions about its return to U.S. sales

PSA Group's methodical return to North America so far has been marked by futuristic steps into mobility services. Now, it's about to get more traditional.

GAC may delay U.S. plans in wake of trade spat

Chinese automaker GAC may delay plans to sell vehicles in the U.S. because of the escalating trade spat between the world's two biggest automaking nations.

China's GAC may delay U.S. plans in wake of trade spat

Chinese automaker Guangzhou Automotive Group may delay plans to sell vehicles in the U.S. because of the escalating trade spat between the world's two biggest automaking nations.

In 6 years, Mignanelli molded Nissan U.S.A.

Tom Mignanelli spent just six years at Nissan's U.S. operations, but left a mark that has rippled through decades.

GM'S ALAN BATEY: We're helping our dealers transform

General Motors is transforming its operations through new technology that promises rapid change for dealers.

Jack Cheng: From Ford to FCA to Chinese EV upstart Nio

Industry veteran Jack Cheng outlines the strategy of Chinese EV maker Nio, which is beginning volume deliveries of a 7-seat SUV conceived as a Tesla fighter.


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