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EVs: Fun, but not for everyone

Electric vehicles are fun to drive, but not practical for most people, writes one reader in a letter to the editor.

Schaeffler shifts focus to electric drivetrains

CEO Matthias Zink says Schaeffler Automotive must reduce its dependence on traditional powertrains. The German supplier plans to shift its focus to electric.

UAW pushes opioid issue to the fore

The UAW wants to set a standard for how industries nationwide address opioid addiction and recovery for employees.

Barra ignores Trump attacks, cites ?common message'

CEO Mary Barra said what matters is that she and the president are aligned on the merits of a strong U.S. manufacturing base.

USMCA opens a can of worms

Traditionally, Mexico has offered foreign manufacturers cost advantages in the form of low wages. That may change soon.