Subaru may electrify lineup in r&d push

Subaru is considering electric versions of its existing models under the automaker's first foray into the technology, as it joins peers around the world in pouring cash into battery-powered vehicles amid tightening emissions rules.

| UPDATED: 5/2/17 5:00 pm ET - adds details
U.S. sales fall 4.7% in April as car slump drags on

U.S. light-vehicle sales fell 4.7 percent in April as big automakers, amid plunging car demand, posted declines with ever-rising incentives failing to shake the industry from its longest slump in years. The SAAR came in at 16.92 million.

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