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Ford CEO Fields’ compensation rose 19% last year

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by Frankenspotter Photography Ford CEO Mark Fields’ total compensation jumped 19 percent last year. Executive Chairman Bill Ford’s rose 7.8 percent. The company said Fields’ compensation last year was $ 22.1 million. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW brand chief expects challenging year amid cost cuts

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by gwilli Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess said 2017 would be a good but strenuous year as the automaker grapples with putting in place a turnaround plan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

A much happier new year for VW dealers

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by Christian Junker | Photography Following decades of contentious factory/dealer relations and one of the largest scandals in automotive history, Volkswagen dealers were cheering and smiling following their make meeting Saturday. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota built 6.6% of North American vehicles in Mexico last year

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by Frankenspotter Photography Toyota, scolded by President-elect Donald Trump over a planned plant in Mexico, relied on the country for less than 7 percent of its record North American output last year. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

BMW to sit out Super Bowl for second straight year

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by Zixii BMW is not running a Super Bowl spot for the second year in a row, the brand confirmed today. The brand last ran an ad in the 2015 game to tout the electric i3. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ford’s Hinrichs on Trump, EPA and the year ahead

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by d_hillphoto Joe Hinrichs, Ford president of the Americas; Joy Falotico, Ford Motor Credit CEO; and Stephen Odell, Ford’s global marketing, sales and service chief, met with Automotive News’ editorial staff earlier this week for a wide-ranging discussion… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed