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Girsky praises Nikola's IPO alternative, bullish on rebound

On today's Shift mobility podcast, former General Motors Vice Chairman Steve Girsky talks about Nikola and the promise of its hydrogen cell fuel efforts with trucks.

Japan's big three step up crossover, electric shift

Toyota, Honda and Nissan are dropping models and refreshing their lineups as the marketplace shifts to more crossovers and greater electrification looms.

Federal AV legislative push stuck in neutral

Lawyers and policymakers say some of the same disagreements that sunk an autonomous vehicle bill in 2018 have stymied the second attempt to pass one.

Digital retail will be key even beyond crisis

Dealerships that don't use digital retailing are at a disadvantage compared with those that do, panelists said in the latest installment of Automotive News' Retail Forum: Dealer Discussions series.

Sonic moves big-time into standalone used stores

The retailer will invest in its EchoPark standalone used-vehicle stores with a vision of growing revenue more than tenfold to $14 billion in 2025.