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N.Y. dealer taps Google tech in fixed ops

N.Y. dealer Brian Benstock is tapping Google technologies, including virtual helper Assistant, to drive service traffic and improve customers' experiences in service.

Carfax creates online tool for bulk auto recall searches

Businesses and governmental entities that regularly deal with large numbers of used vehicles have received a new tool that makes it much easier to identify cars and trucks with open recalls.

Tesla Facebook page disappears

Elon Musk is hopping on the #DeleteFacebook bandwagon. Tesla's Facebook page is no longer available.

Wayne Huizenga dies at 80

Wayne Huizenga, who transformed the auto-retailing landscape in the United States when he founded the company that became AutoNation, died Thursday at age 80 after a long battle with cancer.

Elon Musk is today's Henry Ford -- that's bad

By reworking vehicles after they come off the line at its assembly plant at a dedicated remanufacturing facility, Tesla is taking automotive manufacturing back to dark ages.