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Why supplier ZF is investing $14 billion into autonomous vehicles

German auto supplier ZF Friedrichshafen said it is developing its own self-driving vehicle technology in the latest sign of how technology shifts are upending traditional roles in the auto industry.

AutoNation launches search for new CEO as Mike Jackson transitions to executive chairman role

AutoNation is launching a search for a new CEO as longtime leader Mike Jackson prepares to move into a new role as executive chairman of the country's largest new-vehicle dealership group.

Why automotive employment continues to grow globally

Of the 13 publicly traded automakers with at least 100,000 workers at the end of their most-recent fiscal year, 11 had more staff compared with 2013, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

Tesla criminal probe into Elon Musk tweet may open Pandora's box

Now that federal prosecutors have a toehold on their investigation, they can dig in to look for other signs of misconduct at Tesla.

CarMax stores reopen after Florence blows through Carolinas

The last of the CarMax stores that were closed last week as Hurricane Florence bore down on the southeast U.S. reopened on Wednesday, a spokeswoman confirmed.