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Ford loses chief brand officer, CEO of Smart Mobility unit

Ford Motor Co. is losing the head of its smart mobility subsidiary and its chief brand officer less than two years after each joined the company. The departures come a month after the unexpected ousting of Ford's president of North America.

Uber self-driving car video shows operator was distracted before fatal crash

Video taken from onboard cameras in a fatal self-driving car crash shows the operator did not have his eyes on the road and the pedestrian was visible for at least a second before the crash occurred.

U.S. said to be flexible on key auto demand in NAFTA talks

The United States, Canada and Mexico are making headway on the key NAFTA issue of auto rules, sending the loonie and peso higher in the latest sign of progress in months-long talks.

U.S. prepares to restrict China investments

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the agency has prepared U.S. investment restrictions on China for President Donald Trump to consider as part of his upcoming announcements on intellectual property actions against Beijing.

Walmart expands car-buying service to 250 stores

Walmart said it will expand a car-buying service offered to its customers by opening 250 CarSaver Shopping Centers at its stores.