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Mahindra tests Mich. tax-break program

A plan to hire 2,000 people at the former GM site in Flint hinges on getting incentives from a program that's nearing its cap and about to expire.

Safety idea gets a mandate

Automakers were already testing the waters for child-detection safety features. If regulators move forward in the U.S. and Europe, the technologies would be required.

With '19 Outback selling well, Subaru taking time with '20 model

Subaru's production switch to the redesigned 2020 Outback crossover comes at a time when the outgoing model is still carrying the brand's volume. So why hurry to ramp up the new one?

Will VW's diesel scandal ever end?

The scheme to outfox emissions rules for vehicles with diesel engines has become a seemingly endless legal battle and public relations disaster.

Overheard: Thoughts on the auto industry's future

Voices from last week’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Mich.