http://www.thedrive.com - If you’ve ever tried buying a mail truck from the prestigious United States Postal Service, you’ve probably been met with disappointment. The USPS generally doesn’t let anyone buy its aging Grumman LLV delivery vehicles, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to get your hands on a mail truck.
https://www.detroitnews.com - The automaker told elected officials it has a plan for most of the employees affected by idled plants next year.
https://www.usatoday.com - About 20 school districts in Ohio near GM's Lordstown plant launched a letter-writing campaign to GM CEO Mary Barra asking her to save the factory.
https://www.fool.com - While Uber and Lyft might seem almost interchangeable from the perspective of someone who needs to get from point A to point B, their business models are more than a bit different. Still, they have both arrived at the same place – Wall Street – at essentially the same time, to pick up the same passenger: a lot of money from investors. In this MarketFoolery podcast, host Chris Hill and senior analyst Taylor Muckerman consider the two ridesharing leaders, their diverging philosophies, the IPO race, and which one looks more promising from a retail investor's standpoint.
https://www.cnet.com - Instead of appearing in Detroit, it may not surface until the New York Auto Show in April.
https://www.autonews.com - Toyota issued two separate safety recalls that affect nearly 143,000 Toyota Tacoma, Toyota Land Cruiser and Lexus LX 570 vehicles worldwide, with most of them in the U.S.
https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com - It won’t be a joyous Christmas for many General Motors workers. As it embarks on a wide-ranging cost-cutting plan, GM plans to cull six models and mothball five plants in the US and Canada, eliminating up to 15,000 jobs in the process.
https://www.freep.com - The North American International Auto Show is planning its winter swan song and prepping for a new type of auto experience in 2020.
http://www.thedrive.com - Up to 20 of the NASCAR Cup Series' top drivers will get their first taste of Daytona International Speedway race-type competition in 2019 on Feb. 10 at the Advance Auto Parts Clash.
https://www.autonews.com - General Motors said it is beginning to send formal notices to U.S. government agencies of its plan to close auto plants and cut thousands of jobs as it shrinks passenger car production in North America.