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BlackBerry exec Chennakeshu warns against cybersecurity 'Band-Aid'

Automakers and suppliers must make enhancing cybersecurity a key focus if the connected, autonomous vehicles of the future are to be safe, the president of BlackBerry Technology Solutions said.

VW's Woebcken credits U.S. rebound to regional autonomy

Hinrich Woebcken said heeding its dealers with a product lineup and business model that catered more to U.S. tastes helped the automaker rebound in sales and market share in 2017.

AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson sees EVs, autonomous cars as pivotal chance

The auto industry can slash pollution and fatalities through production of electric and autonomous vehicles, said AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson.

GM picks Michigan plant to build Silverado diesel engine

The new turbodiesel engine coming in the redesigned 2019 Chevrolet Silverado will be manufactured in a General Motors engine plant in Flint, Mich.

General Motors expects 2018 results in line with 2017; autonomous-vehicle investment increased

General Motors is forecasting its financial results this year to be in line with expected earnings in 2017, followed by an "even better" performance in 2019.