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Fiat Chrysler To Increase North American Factory WorkersThe number of Fiat Chrysler factory workers in North America will increase as the company reduces production of passenger cars and shifts toward trucks and SUVs, the company's chief executive said Tuesday.
Bad Week For German Automakers: Huge Costs, New ProbeAt VW, lower-level engineers are told what to do and not given much autonomy. As a result, in order to get things done, they don't tell their superiors what they're up to, he said.
Daimler Investigating Emissions After US RequestGerman automaker Daimler AG is investigating at the request of the U.S. government what it says are "possible indications of irregularities" in its emissions certification process.
Illinois Drivers Could Be Taxed By The MileSenate president John Cullerton (D-Chicago) says revenue would be used for road work.
6-Year-Olds Take Pickup Truck For A JoyridePolice say two 6-year-old boys took a joyride in a pickup truck through a central Kansas town, damaging five other vehicles and two mailboxes along the way.
New Jersey Set To Cut Emissions Testing For Older VehiclesJust in time for the summer driving season, a new Christie administration policy will mean hundreds of thousands of drivers won't have to line up at vehicle emissions stations across New Jersey.
Nissan To Recall Altimas For Third Time To Fix Hoods That Can Fly Open While DrivingNissan says in two previous recalls, dealers adjusted latches and applied lubricant. But if the lubricant wasn't put on evenly, the problem could persist.
Fiat Used By Pope During Philadelphia Visit Going Up For AuctionThe car will be up for bid as part of the Philadelphia Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate on Jan. 29. Bids will be accepted in person and online.
Ford Begins Testing Self-Driving Car In The SnowAs Google tests self-driving vehicles on Bay Area roadways, Ford announced they are testing autonomous cars in snowy environments.
From Your Smartphone To Smarthome, Ford Wants To Be A Connected RideThe automaker's technology push is one of the big stories so far at CES, the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Auto Industry Ends 2015 On A Very Strong NoteFiat Chrysler sales rise 13 percent in December, 7 percent for the year. Ford sales up 8 percent in December, 5 percent for the full year. GM sales rise 6 percent in December, 5 percent for year.

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