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Fiat Chrysler settles with family of 'Star Trek' actor over fatal accident

The family of late "Star Trek" actor Anton Yelchin has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with FCA over the rollaway crash of a Jeep Grand Cherokee that killed the actor almost two years ago.

AutoCanada buys Chicago dealership group

AutoCanada, Canada's only publicly traded auto retailer, is buying most of the Grossinger Auto Group in Chicago, giving it a foothold in the United States -- with plans for more growth.

Dana lands contracts amid efforts to merge with GKN unit

Dana will supply front and rear axles for next-generation Jaguar and Land Rover models under a contract worth more than $400 million.

Survival tip: Adapt now, bet later

As they brace for uncertain times ahead, car dealers may be better off making sure they're able to adapt to change than trying than to guess what the future will be.

Used vehicles drive down new-vehicle sales

JD Power forecasts sales of 13.8 million new vehicles this year, down roughly 200,000 from a year ago. Average vehicle prices are averaging $32,200 so far this year.