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Ford fourth-quarter results weighed down by losses overseas

23 Jan 2019

DETROIT Ford Motor Co on Wednesday posted a lower operating fourth-quarter profit as losses in every global region except North America weighed on results.

Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto suppliers

17 Jan 2019

WYOMING, Mich. Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing.

RPT-FOCUS-Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto suppliers

17 Jan 2019

WYOMING, Mich., Jan 17 Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing.

GM electric vehicle strategy last chance for Cadillac's success: executive

14 Jan 2019

DETROIT General Motors Co's strategy to make its luxury Cadillac marque its lead electric vehicle brand is the automaker's final opportunity to turn the unit around and make it a success, a top executive said on Monday. | Video

FCA reviewing Italy plan after new taxes for polluting cars

14 Jan 2019

DETROIT Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is reviewing its investment plan for Italy after the country approved taxes on the purchase of larger gasoline and diesel cars, Chief Executive Officer Mike Manley said on Monday.

GM bucks gloomy earnings forecast trend, shares jump

11 Jan 2019

General Motors Co executives on Friday bucked gloomy forecasts for growth and sent the automaker's shares soaring, promising investors stronger 2019 earnings and outlining ambitious plans for its Cadillac brand to challenge Tesla Inc in the growing electric vehicle market. | Video

Detroit Three ready for 2019 rumble over lucrative pickup trucks

03 Jan 2019

DETROIT The battle for profits from sales of large pickup trucks is intensifying among the Detroit Three automakers as sales of small cars in the United States shrivel.

Major automakers bullish on U.S. market despite rising interest rates

03 Jan 2019

DETROIT Major automakers on Thursday shrugged off declines in U.S. new vehicle sales in December and said they were bullish about 2019 even as economists warned that rising interest rates will discourage consumers from buying cars in the year ahead.

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Maduro rival Guaido claims Venezuela presidency with U.S. backing

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president on Wednesday, winning the backing of Washington and many Latin American nations and prompting socialist Nicolas Maduro, who has led the oil-rich nation since 2013, to break relations with the United States.