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Investors are swarming around one of the few publicly traded competitors working on a new technology that promises to charge electric-car batteries faster and give cars a greater driving range.

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Federal regulators are asking Tesla to recall about 158,000 vehicles over safety concerns in what would amount to one of the biggest safety actions by the electric-vehicle maker.

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General Motors’ driverless-car division, Cruise, has hired a former Delta executive to serve as its chief operating officer, a sign the company is moving closer to offering services to paying customers.

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The snarling grille on the front end of BMW’s M440i is bound to raise eyebrows. But the car’s lively engine and smooth ride will put any concerns to rest, says Dan Neil.

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After the Covid-19 crisis in 2020 upended a record run for the American auto sector, demand for new cars and trucks is recovering. GM, Toyota and Fiat Chrysler reported relatively brisk U.S. sales to finish last year.

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The company supplied 499,550 vehicles last year as sales soared despite a drop in global demand for new cars during the pandemic.

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Despite a familiar moniker, Ford’s new EV crossover bears little resemblance to the brand’s iconic thoroughbred. But even with its bulky body, it can still tear down the streets, says Dan Neil.

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In a tough year for the car business, Hyundai Motor Group boosted its U.S. market share as it offered a slate of new sport-utility vehicles that resonated with buyers.

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The nation’s plan to end sales of gas vehicles by the mid-2030s—combined with moves in China, Europe and California—adds pressure on global auto makers to shift more quickly to electric vehicles.