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New Push to Clear the Air in Europe (7/21/17)

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New push to clear the air in Europe: Audi recalls 850,000 vehicles, German cleanup plan?; Ford designer shakeup; Blind citizens seek input on autonomous cars; Hall of Fame inductees.

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Volvo to Invest in Sibling Lynk & CO (7/20/17)

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Volvo to invest in sibling Lynk & CO; Audi in hot water over ad; Judge allows VW bondholder suit to proceed; NAFTA talks to begin mid-August; Next Nissan Leaf to sport ‘e-Pedal.’

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Mich. Chevy Dealership Goes Up in Flames (7/19/17)

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Mich. Chevy dealership goes up in flames; GM invests in software startup; Musk cousin leaving Tesla; ’18 Lincoln MKX spied; No new Vipers? No problem for supercar-maker VLF.

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EV Startup Sought Sale to Ford – Report (7/18/17)

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EV startup Lucid sought sale to Ford – report | Future-proofing Porsche | Tesla expands board | Nissan-UAW and autonomous-car votes set | 30-year BMW veteran joins Faraday Future

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States Back Dealers in Ratings Battle (7/17/17)

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States side with dealers in performance-ratings battle; Wells Fargo curtails car lending; Musk calls for regulating AI; Carmakers’ dirty dilemma; Honda’s Disney-themed ‘Minnie’ van.

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Jag E-Pace Flips Its Way into SUV Market (7/14/17)

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Jag E-Pace flips its way into SUV market – literally; FCA recalls 1.33M vehicles, Honda recalls 1.15M Accords; Mazda puts Japanese twist on Hispanic-market ads; More spectrum for safety.

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Daimler Facing Emissions Violations Probe (7/13/17)

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Daimler facing emissions violations probe in Germany; China accelerating switch to EVs; Korea gets look at new Kia Stonic; KC Crain named president of Automotive News parent.

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