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Porsche, in shift toward hybrids, EVs, drops diesels

Porsche will stop offering diesel versions of its light vehicles, marking the latest blow for the technology that has come under intense scrutiny by regulators and environmental groups.

Cadillac dealers leave meeting upbeat about product, marketing

Dealers gathered in Las Vegas last week for a conference that included looks at the new XT6 three-row crossover, CT4 and CT5 sedans, and the next-generation Escalade.

Mazda turns to more virtual engineering to cut prototype costs

Managing Executive Officer Mitsuo Hitomi says the move will help Mazda juggle the massive complexity of new technologies on a shoestring budget.

Champion Porsche, brand's top dealer, faces fallout from employee fraud scheme

The nation's highest-volume Porsche dealership is trying to extricate itself from a scandal involving a former employee who is accused of pocketing over $2.5 million in customer deposits on nonexistent vehicles before he disappeared last month.

Kia K900 gets fine-tuning from Albert Biermann

Kia's next K900 is banking on the influence of German master tuner Albert Biermann.