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A look to the past, to see the future without personal car ownership

The dawn of ride-hailing and autonomous driving signals the end of a time when owning a car was part of the human experience.

Ontario to introduce rebates to boost electric truck demand

Canada's biggest province, Ontario, will introduce a new rebate program worth up to C$75,000 for buyers of electric trucks, in a move that could boost purchases of models by Tesla and rivals like China's BYD.

Hyundai ad firm buys Kia's longtime U.S. agency

Seoul-based advertising agency group Innocean has bought independent U.S. creative agency David and Goliath, a deal that unites two companies known for their work with South Korean automakers.

EV credit survives compromise tax bill

U.S. House and Senate negotiators have agreed to spare the electric-vehicle tax credit as part of a compromise package on tax reform, according to a Republican familiar with process, Bloomberg reported.

Former UAW official resigns from GM board

Joe Ashton, a former UAW vice president, has resigned from GM's board of directors amid a widening federal probe into joint training centers overseen by representatives of the union and Detroit automakers.