Nissan goes Rogue with Star Wars promotionMon, 22, Aug 2016
Nissan has gone Rogue. The automaker is partnering with Lucasfilm in a promotional campaign supporting Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which hits theaters Dec. 16.
Flea market owner to Ferrari: See you in courtMon, 08, Aug 2016
By the time we hear about the latest limited-production supercar, it is often already sold out. A little disappointing, sure, but what are you going to do, sue the company? Well, if you are Preston Henn, that's exactly what you do.
U.S. sales mixed as second half starts with 0.5% gain, caution flagsTue, 02, Aug 2016
Automakers reported mixed U.S. sales for July, amid rising incentives and sustained demand for trucks, as the industry kicked off the second half of the year with a 0.5 percent gain. The SAAR came in at 17.86 million -- the highest rate of the year and above forecasts. But Ford warned the new-vehicle market has become “very price sensitive.”
FCA carried by Jeep, RamTue, 02, Aug 2016
Fiat Chrysler -- in its first monthly sales report since it restated more than five years of sales data -- reported U.S. sales up 0.3 percent in July, thanks entirely to gains from Jeep and Ram.
Weight-conscious automakers consider the glueTue, 02, Aug 2016
Glue could be automakers' answer to trimming vehicle weight. Proponents point out that adhesive bonding requires less metal and welding than traditional assembly approaches -- meaning less weight.
Minority stores: Who leads? Who lags?Mon, 01, Aug 2016
Fiat/Alfa Romeo leads all brands in its share of minority-owned dealerships, while Mazda comes in last.