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100 Tesla Semi trucks preordered by PepsiCo

PepsiCo has reserved 100 of Tesla's new electric Semi trucks, the largest-known order of the big rig, as the maker of Mountain Dew soda and Doritos chips seeks to reduce fuel costs and fleet emissions.

GM's crystal ball includes owner-driver model, Barra says

GM is investing heavily in ride-sharing, electric vehicles, autonomy and other mobility services in order to put customers and consumers first, and dealers will have to adjust, CEO Mary Barra says.

Cox sues CDK, cites anticompetitive practices

In a battle between two dealership vendor giants, Cox Automotive is suing CDK Global for anticompetitive business practices.

GM-Lyft relationship gets complicated

General Motors has reaped financial benefits and learnings from its $500 million investment in the ride-hailing company Lyft; however, the long-term parameters of the relationship between the two remain uncertain.

Bilingual dealershp staff just the start to success

Spanish advertising, a bilingual staff and a refined sales strategy have helped Downey Nissan lead the brand in new-vehicle sales to Hispanic customers so far in 2017.