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Toyota: Export U.S. best practices to China

Toyota is benchmarking its U.S. success story in an effort to repeat the winning formula in China. The goal: China surpasses the U.S. as Toyota's volume leader.

Ford reboots in China, with deeper local intel

Desperate to reverse last year's 37 percent tumble in China sales, Ford is belatedly following rivals in doing things differently.

Instead of national strike, UAW could target key plants for ripple effect

Can the UAW get deals with the Detroit 3 -- and persuade its restless membership to approve them -- without a strike?

Rural communities vie for mobility grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation will award as much as $60 million in grants this spring to communities seeking to demonstrate automated-driving systems. The applicants include a number of smaller communities.

Luxury dealers reversing course on used

Heightened price competition and dwindling new car sales have luxury dealers turning to the used car market where there's new financial opportunity.