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GM names Steve Carlisle Senior VP and President, Cadillac

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General Motors today announced the appointment of Steve Carlisle as General Motors senior vice president and president, Cadillac, replacing Johan de Nysschen, who is leaving the company effective immediately. Travis Hester, currently vice president, Global Product Programs, is named president and managing director, GM Canada, replacing Carlisle. The transition will ...

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Qualcomm and NXP agree, at MOFCOM request, to withdraw and refile application for Chinese regulatory approval

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”) today announced that Qualcomm and NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) (“NXP”) at the request of the Ministry of Commerce in China (MOFCOM) have withdrawn and refiled the notice of acquisition regarding the companies’ planned combination. In conjunction with the refiling, NXP and Qualcomm River Holdings B.V., an ...

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Chevy and Shell deliver fuel payment from the comfort of the driver’s seat

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Chevrolet and Shell are rolling out the automotive industry’s first embedded, in-dash fuel payment and savings experience. This new feature will allow drivers of eligible Chevrolet vehicles to pay and save directly through the touchscreen in their vehicle when they fuel up at participating Shell-branded stations, without swiping a credit ...

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Mahindra launches plush new XUV500

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), part of the USD 19 billion Mahindra Group, today launched the Plush New XUV500 which sets a new benchmark in the premium SUV segment with a bold new design, plush, luxurious interiors and higher power and torque. It offers a more pleasurable ride through ...

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Continental: Change of outlook for FY 2018

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Exchange rate and inventory valuation effects will impact earnings by around €150 million in H1 2018. This negative impact affects primarily the tire business. Accordingly, the adjusted operating result (adjusted EBIT) for Q1 2018 in the Rubber Group will be about €100 million lower than in the respective period of ...

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2018 Driver Power Survey: Wins for Kia Niro and Sorento

Five models from the Kia range were recognised in the 2018 Driver Power Survey awards, as voted for by owners of the cars. Both the Niro and Sorento won the top prize in their respective categories. In the list of best Cars to own in 2018, the Kia Niro took ...

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