Takata stock trading suspended after reported bankruptcy filing plan
Takata stock trading was suspended in Japan after a newspaper report that the embattled auto supplier was considering filing for bankruptcy protection.
Automakers to meet with U.S. transportation, EPA chiefs
Major automakers are set to meet with the head of the U.S.
U.S. auto sales forecast to slip in April as retail demand slumps
It's becoming increasingly clear that U.S. new-vehicle sales have passed their peak, with April expected to mark the industry's fourth consecutive monthly decline.
Trump considering U.S. withdrawal from NAFTA, says White House
The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the U.S. from the North American Free Trade Agreement, a senior Trump administration official said.
Fiat Chrysler Q1 profit rises on shift to SUV sales; N.A. results flat
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' first-quarter earnings rose 11 percent as the manufacturer continued its shift away from sedans to more profitable SUVs and pickups.
Tesla dinged by Consumer Reports for not implementing safety feature
Tesla vehicles have dropped in Consumer Reports' ratings because the automaker failed to implement a safety feature that was expected to come standard.
Lear posts 23% boost in Q1 net income
Seating and electronics supplier Lear reported a 23 percent leap in 2017 first-quarter net income and stronger profit margins.
Detroit auto show to open mobility showcase to public
The North American International Auto Show plans to expand its mobility and technology showcase, Automobili-D, to the public next year with a focus on talent recruitment.
European ride service Gett buys U.S. rival Juno for $200 million
European ride service Gett has bought U.S.
VW's charging station plan for Calif. faces objections from competitors
Major automakers and other groups are raising objections to the way VW wants to spend $2 billion on electric vehicle infrastructure and projects, as part of VW's atonement...
Sonic swings to Q1 loss on refinancing costs, weak sales
Sonic swung to a first-quarter loss of $541,000 from a year-earlier net profit of $14.6 million as the dealership group took a hit from refinancing its debt.
Penske Automotive's Q1 net rises 3.5% on acquisitions, U.K.
Penske Automotive's first-quarter net income rose 3.5 percent from a year earlier, as acquisitions and strong sales at its U.K.
Oil powerhouse Total predicts a boom in EV sales
Electric cars are coming fast -- and that's not just the opinion of carmakers anymore.
GM investors will 'vote with their wallets,' says Greenlight Capital
Greenlight Capital, which has been pressuring General Motors to restructure its share class, said it believed the automaker's shareholders will vote in their best financial...
Automakers ask California to ease rules for self-driving car tests
Automakers urged California to further ease its proposed regulations for autonomous vehicles, saying the state did not respond to their earlier objections by making enough...
VW mulls possible sale of motorbike brand Ducati, report says
VW Group is considering a possible sale of Italian motorcycle maker Ducati as the automaker seeks to streamline operations to fund a strategic overhaul after its...
BMW uses fear factor to rally staff in move to EVs
BMW has started putting staff through day-long events in Germany intended to warn them of the perils of not taking the electric-car revolution seriously.
Hyundai's Q1 profit slides on U.S. recall, China-S. Korea conflict
Hyundai posted a 21 percent fall in quarterly net profit, dragged down by a U.S. recall and sales declines in China stemming from political tensions.
Daimler raises earnings forecast on surging Mercedes profit
Daimler raised its outlook for 2017 on surging profit from the Mercedes cars unit and improving commercial-vehicle operations. The return on sales for Mercedes rose to 9.
Hyundai goes to Antarctica
In the latest video to top our weekly viral video charts, Hyundai helps finish a 100-year old expedition.
Superior Industries Q1 net income falls 79%
Superior Industries posted a 79 percent plunge in first-quarter net income to $3.1 million, saying it experienced higher costs and lower unit sales in the quarter.
Daimler says U.S. diesel probes could result in penalties, recalls
Daimler reiterated that recent steps by U.S.
New York attorney general cites 104 dealerships for selling vehicles with open recalls
New York's attorney general has reached legal settlements with 104 dealerships it identified as having sold vehicles without disclosing open safety recalls.
Self-driving testing center gets $15 million from Michigan
A Michigan state government fund approved an additional $15 million for the construction of the American Center for Mobility at Willow Run in Ypsilanti Township, Mich.
U.S. vehicle repair costs rose 2.7% in 2016, after holding flat for two years
The average cost of a vehicle repair in the U.S., including parts and labor, rose 2.7 percent in 2016 from 2015, after holding flat for the previous two years.
Jaguar expands XF lineup with Sportbrake wagon
Jaguar said the XF Sportbrake, a four-door wagon with a large, sloping glass roof, will join its U.S. lineup this year.
Tesla workers file charges with NLRB
Workers at the Tesla assembly plant in California have filed charges with the National Labor Relations Board accusing the company of illegally surveilling and coercing...
Nissan, Mobileye agree to create maps for self-driving cars
Israeli autonomous vehicle technology firm Mobileye said it forged an agreement with Nissan to create next generation maps to enable safe self-driving cars.
Hyundai mobile app exposed cars to high-tech thieves, researchers say
Software vulnerabilities in a Hyundai app that lets a car be started remotely made the company's vehicles susceptible to theft for three months before the company fixed the...
Lyft drivers claim Uber illegally unleashed Hell spyware to gain edge
Lyft drivers accused Uber in a lawsuit of illegally tracking their whereabouts using spyware code-named Hell to gain a competitive edge in the ride-hailing market.