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50 YEARS OF RACING

The power of Roger Penske

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 14, 2016
Fifty years ago, Roger Penske launched one of his many careers - that of a race team owner.

Why Musk's new directive at Tesla has become 'cash is king'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 14, 2016
Facing a flood of red ink from the slower-than-planned rollout of the Model X crossover, Tesla signaled that a new era of cash-flow consciousness is underway.

Lexus tops BMW in U.S. registrations; 2015 luxury title in dispute

2:32 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 12, 2016
Not so fast on BMW winning the 2015 U.S. luxury crown over Lexus and Mercedes. According to manufacturer-reported sales released last month, BMW won.

VW Group sales return to growth in January despite diesel scandal

8:34 am U.S. ET | Feb. 12, 2016
VW Group sales returned to growth in January despite the company's diesel emissions scandal, thanks to demand in China where VW brand posted its best...

Google self-driving car project expands hiring, posts manufacturing jobs

5:14 am U.S. ET | Feb. 12, 2016
Google's self-driving car project is advertising jobs on its website with a special focus on manufacturing expertise.

Penske Automotive says earnings improved 4.5% in Q4; stock rises

11:35 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Penske Automotive today posted mixed results for the fourth quarter as earnings from continuing operations improved but net income fell.

Group 1 adjusted earnings fall in Q4; Brazil hurts bottom line

7:30 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Group 1's revenue increased in the fourth quarter, thanks to higher sales volumes in the U.S.

Q&A with Richfield Bloomington Honda's Tim Carter

Heated floors and more: Designing a store around service

11:00 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Richfield Bloomington Honda General Manager Tim Carter and his employees helped design a new, three-story dealership next door to their current store...

Nissan profit boosted by strong U.S. demand

4:28 am U.S. ET | Feb. 10, 2016
Nissan reported a 24 percent increase in operating profit in the latest quarter on the back of booming North American sales and cost cutting.

GM awards more business to ad agency Commonwealth

10:24 am U.S. ET | Feb. 9, 2016
Ad agency Commonwealth/McCann has added some more business from General Motors at the expense of Leo Burnett.

Porsche CEO says profits will be hit by EV investment

5:02 am U.S. ET | Feb. 9, 2016
Porsche is bracing for smaller profit gains in the future as the sports-car maker steps up spending on models such as its first EV, CEO Oliver Blume...

Mercedes is not chasing luxury sales lead at any price, Zetsche says

5:29 am U.S. ET | Feb. 9, 2016
Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche says Mercedes will not sacrifice margins in its quest to overtake rival BMW and become the world's best-selling luxury...

Cash for Nissan's preferred dealers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
In its drive to grab a larger slice of the U.S.

Automakers opt for less TV time during Super Bowl

10:39 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
The Super Bowl was a little less sleek, sporty and horsepowered this year.

Used-car loophole for recalls tightens up

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
While a proposed federal law to close the used-car loophole is dead for now, efforts to keep unrepaired recalled vehicles out of circulation are...

A boost in fleet helps Jan. sales stay afloat

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Strong fleet volume lifted overall sales of new light vehicles in the U.S.

Toyota's Carter to speak at Retail Forum

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Bob Carter, senior vice president of automotive operations for Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A.

LUXURY LAGS

Premium brands face challenges as incentives rise and trucks rule the day

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Luxury sales are slowing down, particularly on the car side. Can the luxury automakers keep a lid on their incentives and inventories?

Detroit 3's share of rental fleet declined in 2015

9:00 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler accounted for 60.1 percent -- their lowest collective share ever -- of the 1.

Honda Ridgeline: Not your teenager's truck

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Honda hopes its marketing campaign for the Ridegline will grab buyers with a little more gray in their hair and green in their wallets than the...

JASON STEIN

Canada, fixed ops: Here we come!

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Twenty years ago this week, Automotive News Europe was born.

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