Baby boomers swap Corvettes for comfort as U.S. sports-car sales fallFri, 21, Oct 2016
Baby boomers are starting to outgrow their midlife crisis years, and that's bad news for automakers who want to sell sports cars. It was a sign of things to come this month when Ford idled its Mustang plant for a week as sales for the year fell 9 percent.
LG Chem expects GM to sell over 30,000 Bolts next yearTue, 18, Oct 2016
LG Chem, a battery supplier for General Motors' upcoming Bolt electric vehicle, said today it expected the automaker to sell more than 30,000 of the cars next year.
Trump, Clinton stick to convention with campaign vehiclesSun, 16, Oct 2016
In the most unconventional of presidential campaigns, the two major party candidates' choices of vehicles have been decidedly conventional.
Diesel, manual to be options on Cruze hatchbackMon, 17, Oct 2016
Chevrolet is adding a diesel engine and an optional manual transmission to the just launched Cruze hatchback in a further effort to woo Volkswagen diesel owners affected by VW's emissions scandal.
Chevy Cruze diesel hatchback may claim highway mpg crownTue, 11, Oct 2016
Chevrolet plans to equip the Cruze diesel with a six-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmission that could deliver 50 mpg on the highway. The diesel sedan will arrive in early 2017 and the diesel hatchback will be available for the 2018 model year.
Ford idles Mustang factory for a week after sales plunge 32%Tue, 11, Oct 2016
Ford is idling its Mustang factory in Michigan for a week after the iconic sports car suffered a 32 percent sales decline in the U.S. last month and was outsold by the Chevrolet Camaro for the first time in almost two years.
Camaro finally claims a victory over MustangMon, 10, Oct 2016
Mustang 22, Camaro 1. That's the score in the past 23 months between the country's two most popular sports cars.
GM closes in on VW diesel customersSun, 09, Oct 2016
General Motors powertrain chief Dan Nicholson wants to win over diesel fans who have been disenfranchised by Volkswagen's emissions scandal. As a sign of that push, look for three additions to Chevrolet's diesel lineup next year.
How GM pulled a fast one in EV one-upmanshipMon, 10, Oct 2016
General Motors quoted a 250-mile range claim for the European version of the Chevy Bolt electric car ahead of the Paris auto show, then significantly upped up that to 310 miles at the show.
Pickup truck price war heating up as Ram knocks off SilveradoFri, 07, Oct 2016
To hold a slowing market at bay, U.S. carmakers are offering the biggest incentives on full-sized pickups since December 2008, when the country was mired in recession and the auto industry was collapsing.
Ford's trumped-up tweet leads to Twitter engagement win in SeptemberFri, 07, Oct 2016
Ford used the presidential debate stage to launch its most engaging tweet of September.
GM packs more pickup into diesel V-8Thu, 29, Sep 2016
The heavy-duty versions of the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups will be available early next year with a new version of the 6.6-liter Duramax V-8 turbodiesel that is the most powerful engine General Motors has ever offered in its pickups.