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Engineers wrestle with impacts of EVs, AVs

Vehicle architectures and powertrains are evolving, presenting both opportunities and challenges for automakers, industry newcomers and the supply chain.

Chip issue nets bipartisan support

The support from both sides of the aisle of President Joe Biden's proposal for $50 billion for semiconductor manufacturing and research shows Washington shares the auto industry's concern about supply chain disruptions.

The latest numbers on the microchip shortage: Pickups taking bigger hits

Early in the crisis, automakers appeared to be able to minimize the impact on the popular and profitable vehicle line. Not anymore. 

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Lithia goes big on Michigan market

With its acquisition of Michigan's Suburban Collection, the retailer is entering suburban Detroit — a market heavy in leasing and factory pricing business and one that some of its primary competitors have left.