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Getting under the hood of Amazon’s auto ambitions

Jul 31 2019

DETROIT Amazon.com Inc is expanding its transportation prowess to do virtually everything short of building a car. | Video

Volkswagen zooms ahead in extension of alliance with Ford to electric, automated cars

Jul 12 2019

, NEW YORK Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs while positioning VW as the initial winner. | Video

Volkswagen investment vaults Argo into top ranks of self-driving firms

Jul 12 2019

DETROIT Volkswagen AG's $2.6-billion investment in Ford Motor Co's Argo AI self-driving unit, announced on Friday, immediately vaults the two-year-old Pittsburgh-based startup into the top ranks in the sector.

Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance

Jul 11 2019

HAMBURG/DETROIT Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals expected to involve collaboration on electric and autonomous vehicles.

A Ford-VW alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector

Jul 11 2019

DETROIT, July 11 An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles.

RPT-FOCUS-Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war

Jun 28 2019

DETROIT, June 27 At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start.

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