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Fiat Chrysler's UAW members ratify new four-year contract

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The United Auto Workers (UAW) union said on Wednesday that rank-and-file members at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV have voted in favor of a new four-year labor contract with the automaker, helping the Italian-American firm avoid a strike as it works to merge with France's Groupe PSA . Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and PSA, the maker of Peugeot and Citroen, in October announced a planned $50 billion merger to create the world's fourth-largest automaker. FCA's 47,200 rank-and-file UAW mem

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Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz to retire; Tetsuo Ogawa promoted

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He was the face of Toyota in the U.S. unintended acceleration crisis, steered the automaker through the Great Recession, started and closed the youth-oriented Scion brand and reorganized North American operations. Now, after 38 years in number of leadership roles with the company, Jim Lentz is retiring, effective April 1. Lentz, 64, will step down in April as CEO of Toyota Motor North America, and will be replaced by Tetsuo “Ted” Ogawa, who currently chief operating officer, Toyota said Wednes

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The Italian Job: celebrating 60 years of MINI with an epic adventure

Auto Express News Feed - Wed, 12/11/2019 - 16:06
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50 years on from one of the best car films ever, we decided to take three modern MINIs and do it all again

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Recreating The Italian Job - pictures

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This car trash can is totally leakproof and even has a lid

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This car trash can has a lid, storage pockets, and is 100% waterproof. You can grab this helpful accessory for your car right now for just $9.34, 33% off the original price.

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Tesla wants to produce 500,000 cars per year at German plant

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Tesla plans to build 500,000 electric vehicles a year at its new factory on the outskirts of Berlin, Germany's Bild newspaper reported on Wednesday. Last month, Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk announced that a site in Gruenheide, Brandenburg, had been chosen to build Tesla Model 3 and Model Y vehicles. German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported that Tesla will invest up to 4 billion euros (£3.44 billion) in the plant.

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