US automotive startup Elio Motors set an equity crowdfunding precedent after the Securities
and Exchange Commission (SEC) last week qualified the automaker to launch a $25m stock sale
under Regulation A+.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) in the US has launched a national program called Degrees@Work which offers US dealership employees, and their immediate families, debt-free college education with Strayer University.
Ford EcoBoost-equipped vehicle sales in the US are up 46%, year-to-date, with the automaker predicting that 2015 will see over 1 million EcoBoost engines sold in the US for the first time in a single year.