Talent pool concerns suppliersJan. 22, 2018
Research finds that no matter a supplier's size or product, the biggest threat to its competitiveness is the struggle to recruit skilled workers.
Experts expect strong '18 sales, will watch credit, interest ratesJan. 22, 2018
Rising interest rates and tightening credit are reasons for concern, but shouldn't cause new-vehicle sales to tumble, speakers at the Automotive News World Congress said.
Ford outlook sours ahead of EV pushJan. 22, 2018
Lower 2018 outlook sends stock tumbling as execs ask for patience
'17 sales soften, but confidence still strongJan. 8, 2018
Auto executives and experts are confident that the industry's good times will continue this year despite a 1.8 percent decline in U.S. new light-vehicle sales in 2017 that ended a seven-year growth streak.
Hyundai, Kia expect slow global sales recovery in 2018Jan. 2, 2018
Hyundai and Kia expect global sales to rise 4 percent in 2018 to 7.55 million, suggesting a slow recovery from a slump linked to their lack of crossovers and SUVs in the U.S. and diplomatic tensions with China.
Forecasters: '18 U.S. sales to fall short of 17 millionDec. 23
It looks like 2018 will be the first time in four years that new-vehicle sales in the United States fall short of 17 million, though the tax reform bill signed into law last week could help.
VW CEO expects record vehicle sales this year; laments slow culture change after diesel scandalNov. 30
VW CEO Matthias Mueller expects record sales this year as the automaker recovers from its diesel scandal but says the company is still "too slow, too bureaucratic and too hierarchical."
Economists expect sales of used cars to rise in '18Nov. 20
In contrast to new-vehicle sales, U.S. used-vehicle sales will rise in 2018, even as prices soften, on rising volumes of off-lease vehicles, economists forecast.
AutoNation's Jackson: 'I feel like the Cheshire cat'Nov. 20
Where do vanishing new-vehicle profits, a slumping market and an uncertain retail future leave AutoNation? CEO Mike Jackson says he's been preparing for years and likes the company's odds.
VW raises 2020 sales outlook on emerging-market growth, crossoversNov. 20
VW has increased its group sales guidance for 2020 on growing demand for its new crossovers in emerging markets such as Brazil and Russia and now expects revenue to exceed last year's $255.69 billion by more than a quarter by 2020.
GM maps route to profitable EVsNov. 20
The ambitious forecasts suggest that GM has surmounted some of the cost hurdles that make electric vehicles difficult to sell at prices that are affordable to consumers and profitable to the manufacturer. But other big challenges remain.
Global vehicle sales will decline as ride-hailing services boom, IHS Markit study saysNov. 14
Annual vehicle sales in the United States, Europe, China and India will decline to 54 million in 2040 from 67 million now, an IHS Markit study said.