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Aaron H. Jacoby
Volkswagen spun off the German carmaker on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, where its stock began trading higher despite a broader decline in European markets.
Aaron H. Jacoby
A reporter and a photographer went for a ride in an experimental autonomous vehicle operated by the General Motors subsidiary, Cruise. There were bumps in the road.
Aaron H. Jacoby
Ford CEO Jim Farley has said he doesn't see a reduction in car dealerships but possibly expansion.
Aaron H. Jacoby
General Motors and the Environmental Defense Fund say they want to speed up the transition toward an electric vehicle future.
Aaron H. Jacoby
The latest projection from BloombergNEF puts the U.S. on track to hit a key target set by Biden last year, for half of all cars sold in the U.S. to be battery-electric, plug-in hybrid or fuel cell-powered by the end of the decade.
Aaron H. Jacoby
Gotion could spend up to $3.6 billion while adding 500 jobs initially and possibly 2,000 within 10 years.
Aaron H. Jacoby
Nvidia's Thor is said to come with just as much power as Thor, the superhero.
Aaron H. Jacoby
In today’s podcast episode, Aaron Jacoby welcomes back Kim Linebarger and Lewis Fisher from Moss Adams to talk about how auto dealers can prevent and detect fraud in their businesses.
Aaron H. Jacoby
In response to customer insight about car buying habits, Ford has just unveiled new plans that will change what people expect from car ownership.
Birgit Matthiesen
Five Questions, Five Answers
Aaron H. Jacoby
Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen aim to shorten supply chains for their U.S. operations and avoid difficulties linked to tariffs and tax regulations.
Aaron H. Jacoby
The automaker said the move was needed to be competitive and reallocate resources.
Aaron H. Jacoby
A number of electric vehicles should become more affordable, but watch out for a few circumstances.
Aaron H. Jacoby
The suit against the new DeLorean alleges that the high-ranked executives started Reimagined Automotive while 'some or all' of the defendants were still employed at Karma.
Aaron H. Jacoby
Clean car drivers who love to keep their car garaged or covered need not apply.
Aaron H. Jacoby
The ongoing worldwide semiconductor shortage will cause more than 100,000 vehicles to be cut from North American production schedules this week, Automotive News reported Sunday. Over 180,000 vehicles are expected to be dropped globally.
Eva J. Pulliam, Destiny Planter
Five new state omnibus privacy laws have been passed and will go into effect in 2023. 
Organizations should review their privacy practices and prepare for compliance with these new privacy laws.
Aaron H. Jacoby
General Motors' joint venture with LG Energy Solution is on track to receive a multibillion-dollar loan from the U.S. government to build battery cell plants for electric vehicles, including one going up in Lansing.
Aaron H. Jacoby
BaiduBIDU, the Chinese search giant, has revealed a new custom designed robotaxi it states will go into service in their Apollo Go autonomous ride-hail service starting in 2023.
Aaron H. Jacoby, Eva J. Pulliam, Veronique H. Tu, Dan Jasnow
Buying a car has evolved from the days of brick and mortar dealerships to e-commerce, where consumers can select their preferred dealer, reserve, order, finance, and purchase a new or used vehicle in a seamless transaction. Is the metaverse the next evolution for buying a car?
Robert K. Carrol, Noah M. Woo
In a recently issued 8 to 1 Decision in Viking River Cruises, Inc. v. Moriana, the United States Supreme Court held that individual claims based on the “only in California” Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) may be compelled to arbitration.
Aaron H. Jacoby, Veronique H. Tu
Ford CEO Jim Farley said consumers should plan to see dramatic change in the near term as companies compete amid the shift to battery-operated vehicles.
Aaron H. Jacoby
BMW and Mini are studying a plan to ditch franchised dealer retailing in Europe, letting retailers deliver and service vehicles sold by the factory.
Aaron H. Jacoby
As Mercedes shifts to more of a digital retail model in Europe and other markets, it is realizing it does not need the number of dealerships it currently has.
Aaron H. Jacoby
In today’s podcast episode, Aaron Jacoby speaks with Breanne Eagles and Kim Linebarger from Moss Adams to discuss the current state of the buy-sell market for automotive dealerships and factors to consider when going to market.