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Will mid-engined C8 Corvette get active side skirts and spoilers?

Will mid-engined C8 Corvette get active side skirts and spoilers?

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Windows could soon turn into a lucrative entertainment 'fifth screen'

They could soon turn into a lucrative entertainment 'fifth screen'

By The Numbers

They weren't the only ones with a good month, either

They weren't the only ones with a good month, either

General Motors will transfer full ownership of its Hanoi factory

General Motors will transfer full ownership of its Hanoi factory

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20 electrified vehicles will debut through 2023

20 electrified vehicles will debut through 2023.

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It could anchor a larger auto festival, including the Grand Prix

There's a new twist in the ongoing discussions over switching the time frame for Detroit's annual auto show from January to October. Hometown automaker General Motors has floated an idea to remake the North American International Auto Show as a consumer-focused event in June.

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GM and labor union missed Friday deal deadline

General Motors' South Korean unit delayed a decision to file for bankruptcy protection until Monday afternoon, after the automaker failed to reach a wage deal with its labor union in time to meet a Friday deadline.

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'Everybody has got to come to the table by next Friday.'

General Motors Co's president said common ground must be reached on a long-term financial restructuring of GM's South Korean auto unit by next Friday and if there was none, the operation would likely seek bankruptcy protection.

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Cruise Automation says the car did nothing wrong

Now here's a genuine novelty: In San Francisco, a motorcycle cop pulled over an autonomous vehicle and issued it a ticket. The future has arrived.

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Ford SmartLink may be a tall ask for niceties customers simply expect

When it was first introduced in 2007, there was nothing like the original Ford Sync system, since it allowed car owners to connect and use a portable device better than anything that came before it. It took competitors awhile to catch up. But now Ford is the one playing catchup.

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It's a Bolt with technology bolted on — but no steering wheel or pedals

General Motors has announced that the fully autonomous Cruise AV will go into production in 2019. GM will invest more then $100 million to build the Bolt-based, self-driving EV at the Orion Township assembly plant in Michigan, alongside the standard Bolt and the Sonic. The roof modules containing lidar arrays, cameras, radar, and other sensors for the Cruise AV will be manufactured at the Brownstown Battery Assembly Plant. GM says this is "the first production-ready vehicle built from the start

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Industry slow to implement OTA, and a recent Uconnect snafu won’t help

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Automakers and suppliers will again expose an excess of innovations in Las Vegas

For going on three decades, CES is the reason I don't make New Year's resolutions, like going on a diet or quitting drinking. While I realize that this is certainly a champagne problem, heading to Vegas is not my ideal way to kick off the new year. Or even end it, since I'm not a fan of Sin City. Whereas most people go to Vegas expecting to pig out on all-you-can-eat buffets and engage in all-night drinking and gambling binges, I've made the trek since 1989 to consume as much as I can about the

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Report says the move would make way for battery-electric cars and crossovers.

Report says the move would make way for battery-electric cars and crossovers.

Opinion

The hassles of signing up for Maven left me frustrated, without a car and headed for Avis.

The hassles of signing up for Maven left me frustrated, without a vehicle and headed for Avis.

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It'd be located behind a "discrete door" just underneath the hood and forward of the door jam.

It'd be located behind a "discrete door" just underneath the hood and forward of the door jam.

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Something to think about as cars get crammed with more and more mobile technology.

Something to think about as cars get crammed with more and more mobile technology.

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Tesla founder's claim of Level 5 driving without lidar 'is not physically possible'

GM's head of autonomous integration calls Elon Musk 'full of crap' for claiming Teslas are capable of Level 5 autonomous driving without laser sensors.

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It's the first to meet safety and redundancy-system standards

It's the first to meet safety and redundancy-system standards, he says.

Opinion

The "Passenger Economy" is expected to become a $7 trillion industry.

The "Passenger Economy" created by the advent of autonomous vehicles is predicted to swell from $800 billion in 2035 to a whopping to $7 trillion by 2050.

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