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Jeep fans get their wish with V-8 Wrangler

The Wrangler Rubicon 392 is loaded with a V-8 engine that will deliver 470 hp and 470 pound-feet of torque, while jetting from 0 to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds, a time that is 40 percent faster than the V-6 Wrangler Rubicon.

Old Detroit train tracks to be part of new Ford mobility platform

A set of elevated railroad tracks adjacent to the vacant train station that the automaker is bringing back to life will become a "first-of-its-kind mobility platform" for validating and showcasing emerging technologies, the automaker said.

KC Crain named CEO of Automotive News parent

KC Crain, group publisher of Automotive News, has been named CEO of Crain Communications Inc., the family-owned media company that is the parent of Automotive News and nearly 20 other trade and business titles.

Hyundai suit is latest challenge for retailer

The automaker’s lawsuit accusing Napleton Automotive of deliberately damaging engines to collect warranty payments adds to a web of legal issues for the dealership group.

NADA chair: ‘The biggest obstacle is regression'

While the pandemic has put dealers on a "roller coaster of unpredictability" this year, NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart says the crisis also has pushed the digital world into "hyperdrive," accelerating consumer and dealer adoption of online vehicle sales.