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Ford faces ‘significant work’ before autonomous vehicles become reality, Argo AI exec says


by JeepersMedia Argo AI, a Pittsburgh artificial intelligence company backed by Ford, has grown agressively, but its CEO says much work remains to help Ford bring an autonomous car to market in 2021. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. unveils proposal to boost autos content in NAFTA, report says


by NZ Car Freak The United States has formally unveiled proposals to boost the amount of regional content that autos must contain to qualify for NAFTA tariff-free access, sources told Reuters. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM to idle Detroit-Hamtramck plant for 6 weeks, cut production, report says


by christopherallisonphotography General Motors plans to scale back production at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant and idle about 1,500 workers, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with the plan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Self-driving startup Quanergy explores IPO, report says


by JeepersMedia Quanergy Systems could be the first initial public offering to emerge from a fleet of autonomous driving technology companies, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Icahn, Federal-Mogul trying to sell Fel-Pro for $1.5 billion, report says


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Carl Icahn’s Federal-Mogul is considering a sale of its Fel-Pro engine parts business, seeking about $ 1.5 billion if it pursues a deal, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Operational limits played key role in Tesla crash on autopilot, board says


by Kᵉⁿ Lᵃⁿᵉ The chairman of the NTSB said „operational limitations“ in the Tesla Model S played a „major role“ in a May 2016 crash that killed a driver using the vehicle’s semi-autonomous „Autopilot“ system. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed