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Has the Jeep Grand Wagoneer missed its moment?

FCA dealers worry that rising interest rates and fuel prices mean the overdue Jeep Grand Wagoneer luxury SUV may have missed the industry's SUV love affair.

Analyst: Industry's 'Goldilocks' period is ending; here come the bears

Enjoy them now. The good times in the auto industry are ending, a top industry analyst said Thursday.

UPDATED: 6/12/18 12:17 pm ET
Jeep Grand Cherokee, Ford Explorer rate poor in passenger-side small overlap crash test

In the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's tests of eight midsize and large SUVs and crossovers, three earned good ratings, three rated acceptable and two rated poor for passenger-side protection in the event of a small overlap front crash.

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Tariff tussles may threaten GAC's U.S. launch

GAC Motor, angling to become the first homegrown Chinese automaker to export light vehicles to the United States, is re-evaluating those plans after President Donald Trump's threat to level tariffs on imported vehicles.

China in control as industry enters new era

China has been the world's biggest auto market since 2009, when it eclipsed the United States. But only recently has it reached a long-anticipated, and in many quarters, long-feared, tipping point.

Likelihood of another 17 million year grows

Light-vehicle sales are still expected to decline for a second consecutive year in 2018, but implacable demand for high-profit SUVs and the extra cash that last year's income-tax changes put in some customers' pockets are helping to soften the fall.


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