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Hyundai-Kia face another U.S. recall safety probe

U.S. prosecutors are investigating if Hyundai and affiliate Kia vehicle recalls over engine defects were conducted properly, Reuters reported.

Carlos Ghosn could be detained for 10 days, Tokyo court decides

Japanese authorities in Tokyo will detain Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn for 10 days as they also consider bringing a case against Nissan, a report said.

Nvidia lands more deals with Chinese automakers

U.S. chipmaker Nvidia has signed separate deals with Chinese electric vehicle startups XPeng Motors, Singulato Motors and SF Motors to develop autonomous driving technology.

Thyssenkrupp board fails to agree on appointing Daimler CFO Uebber as chairman, report says

Thyssenkrupp's supervisory board failed to agree on recruiting outgoing Daimler CFO Bodo Uebber as its chairman after the executive's compensation demands drew fire from employee representatives.

Nissan, in wake of Carlos Ghosn's arrest, seeks less influence from Renault

Japan said it is ready to work for the stability of the Nissan-Renault alliance following the arrest of Chairman Carlos Ghosn, but a Nissan executive said the automaker is seeking ways to weaken the influence of its French partner.