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Nick Carey

On NAFTA, Nissan U.S. chief says: 'We're heavily American'

Sep 11 2018

DETROIT Nissan Motor Co Ltd's North American division chief said on Tuesday that the Japanese automaker is awaiting details of the U.S.-Mexican trade agreement but is confident it can comply with its rules because it assembles around 1 million vehicles annually in the United States.

Aretha Franklin's gospel roots celebrated at Queen of Soul's funeral

Sep 01 2018

DETROIT A Detroit church swelled with the sound of gospel music on Friday as family, friends and fans of Aretha Franklin bid rousing farewell to the Queen of Soul at a funeral that featured tributes by former U.S. President Bill Clinton and singer Stevie Wonder. | Video

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Fans pay their last to Aretha Franklin

Aug 28 2018

DETROIT Aretha Franklin's body lay in repose on Tuesday while her soaring voice poured out from loudspeakers outside a Detroit museum, stirring fans to sway and sing along and others to weep as they lined up for a last glimpse of the Queen of Soul. | Video

Fans of Aretha Franklin to pay respects before Detroit funeral

Aug 28 2018

DETROIT Thousands of Aretha Franklin fans are expected to pay their last respects to the Queen of Soul on Tuesday and Wednesday when the singer's body lays in repose for two days at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.

VW's Electrify America taps Flintstones, Jetsons for EV campaign

Aug 13 2018

DETROIT Volkswagen AG <VOWG_p,DE> unit Electrify America said on Monday it is launching a national advertising campaign using cultural U.S. cartoon icons the Flintstones and Jetsons in a bid to broaden consumer awareness of electric vehicles.

U.S. new vehicle sales drop in July

Aug 01 2018

DETROIT Major automakers on Wednesday reported lower U.S. new vehicle sales for July amid steep declines in passenger cars, except Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) , which said its sales climbed 6 percent.

Major automakers report drop in U.S. vehicle sales for July

Aug 01 2018

DETROIT Major automakers on Wednesday reported lower U.S. new vehicle sales for July amid steep declines in passenger cars, except Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA), which said its sales climbed 6 percent.

Major automakers report drop in U.S. vehicle sales for July

Aug 01 2018

DETROIT, Aug 1 Major automakers on Wednesday reported lower U.S. new vehicle sales for July amid steep declines in passenger cars, except Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) , which said its sales climbed 6 percent.

AutoNation profit gets a boost from used vehicle sales

Aug 01 2018

DETROIT AutoNation Inc , the largest U.S. auto retail chain, on Wednesday reported a quarterly net profit that slightly exceeded analyst expectations, with high margins in its used vehicle business offsetting lower profits in new vehicle sales.

Auto suppliers retool to chase electric vehicle bonanza

Aug 01 2018

ST. PAUL, Minn. In what seems to be a magic trick, Dele Fayemi runs a batch of batteries in a beaker of boiling water - a physical impossibility that should cause a short circuit.

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