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July 10, 2018 9:10 AM VW names Sedran as head of commercial vehicles

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) has named Thomas Sedran to lead its commercial vehicles division, VW said on Tuesday, confirming media reports. Currently VW’s head of strategy, Sedran will assume his new post on Sept. 1, it said in a statement. He replaces Eckhard Scholz, who is leaving at his own request. Sedran joined VW in 2015, after 43

June 15, 2018 2:08 PM Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots' Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers. Properly arranged mirrors normally ensure that truck drivers can see all areas in front of and beside their vehicles. But a series 39

June 2, 2018 4:48 AM Fiat Chrysler Unveils Five-Year Plan to Invest in Electric, Self-Driving Vehicles

Auto maker forecasts up to a doubling of income and double-digit profit margins by 2022 BALOCCO, Italy—Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday laid out a five-year vision for the company that embraces the two biggest shifts in the industry—boosting sales of SUVs and trucks while investing in future technologies such as electric-powered and self-driving 62

May 28, 2018 6:50 PM The dream of 'peace in our time' in the Middle East died on Monday

U.S. opens embassy as dozens killed in Gaza (CNN)The triumphal parade of trucks and cars crawled from the Rafah border crossing with Egypt to Gaza City. I had scrambled into the back of a truck with Palestinian security forces not far behind the black Mercedes that carried a beaming, waving the V-for-victory sign, laughing Yasser Arafat in the car's 81

May 26, 2018 5:51 AM Miner Grupo Mexico blames freight train derailments on 'sabotage'

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican miner and infrastructure firm Grupo Mexico on Friday said in a statement that seven freight train derailments were due to “sabotage” and would cost the company 312 million pesos ($16 million). The incidents happened since April between the key commercial port of Veracruz and central Mexico. The state of Veracruz on Mexico’s 67

May 18, 2018 6:54 AM PUBG MOBILE on the App Store

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS goes mobile - the original Battle Royale game is now available on your device! 100 players parachute onto a remote 8x8 km island for a winner-takes-all showdown. Players have to locate and scavenge their own weapons, vehicles and supplies, and defeat every player in a graphically and tactically rich battleground that forces 164

May 17, 2018 12:47 AM GM’s Next Battle With Ford: Really Big Pickups

New Chevy Silverados take aim at F-Series trucks used by contractors and farmers The business of big trucks is bigger than ever, opening up a new front in the market-share battle between General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co., which dominate the production of these multitasking pickups. A strong economy and the December tax overhaul are helping lift sales 62

May 15, 2018 2:07 PM North Korea Starts to Dismantle Nuclear-Test Site

Buildings have been removed, latest satellite images show, ahead of planned May 23-25 destruction SEOUL—North Korea has begun to remove buildings from around its nuclear-test site in a step toward dismantling the facility, new satellite imagery shows, as the regime seeks to build trust with the U.S. after declaring its nuclear arsenal complete 71

May 4, 2018 10:01 AM The Real Reason Ford Is Phasing Out Its Sedans

Last month Ford announced it’s discontinuing its sedans and focusing on trucks, SUVs and crossovers. But is it responding to consumer demand or just exploiting a loophole in fuel standards? Dan Neil explores whether bigger is actually better Last week Ford announced that it would wind down U.S. production/sales of passenger cars—excepting its Mustang 60

April 28, 2018 3:20 AM Trump Administration May Eliminate Increases in Fuel-Economy Standards

U.S. regulators want to halt plans to keep raising fuel-economy standards and are proposing ways to strip California’s ability to go its own way on the rules. Transportation Department officials have drafted a proposal outlining how the federal government could override a waiver that permits California to set stricter limits than Washington on air pollution 37