GM's reversal on the issue of whether California can set its own emissions standard is aimed at taking an active role in discussions with President-elect Joe Biden.
The automaker will dole out inventory based solely on customer orders and is asking dealers to use no-haggle pricing. The automaker even asserts the right to limit GMC dealers' interactions with Hummer buyers.
A disputed report that Nissan would sell off its stake in Mitsubishi comes at a delicate time for the junior alliance partner as it grapples with massive losses.
This year's class gets credit for leadership during one of the biggest threats to America since the early days of the industry.
Mazda is adding turbocharged options in more models as it moves upmarket. At the same time, it's offering a smaller engine to push down the entry price for mainstream buyers.