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Jim O'Sullivan joins AI firm's advisory board

Jim O'Sullivan, the retired CEO of Mazda North American Operations, has joined LotLinx's advisory board, the digital marketing company said.

Mercedes mapping out subscription program for U.S.

Britta Seeger, Mercedes-Benz's global sales chief, says dealers are cool with the subscription service it is launching in Germany and plans to bring it to the U.S.

Austin still wrestling with mobility questions

Ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft left the Texas capital to protest what they considered to be too-stringent rules. Now they're back, but tension remains.

Ford vision unites truck, hybrid strategies

Jim Hackett is plotting a course for Ford Motor built around the ideas that trucks are what Ford does best, and trucks are what consumers want most. And if fuel prices soar, the CEO will have a new range of hybrids as a backup.

Will tariffs lift American steel to higher grade?

Trump's tariff on steel imports could have a cost impact on automakers -- but in a better-case scenario, it could spur investment in hot specialty steels.