Mid Size Cars
Detroit ditching more cars to mint money off trucksJan. 16, 2018
With lucrative SUV and truck sales on the ascent, Detroit automakers are racing to ditch slow-selling cars in favor of the big rigs that mint them money.
Look out: The little guy may be making historyOct. 16
Compact cars are outselling midsize cars this year because five compacts are actually doing well.
A beleaguered segment gets a boost — for nowAug. 28
The beleaguered midsize sedan segment is poised to get a boost from redesigns of its three top sellers, but a shakeout could leave just a few healthy competitors.
GM cuts shift at Kansas car plantJune 19
GM, for the fifth time this year, is cutting a production shift at one of its U.S. assembly plants in response to slowing industry sales. As many as 1,000 workers will be laid off when the overnight shift at a Chevrolet Malibu factory in Kansas is dropped in late September.
GM extends summer shutdown at 2 plants amid car slumpJune 14
GM is extending the normal two-week summer shutdowns at two U.S. assembly plants to as many as five weeks amid a slump in car demand and high inventories. The Lordstown, Ohio, factory builds the Chevrolet Cruze and the Fairfax, Kan., plant assembles the Chevrolet Malibu.
Honda Accord gets fastback makeoverApril 18
Honda's next-generation Accord sedan and its fastback profile are coming into focus thanks to new spy shots taken in Colorado.
What to do about cars?April 17
Behind the scenes at the New York auto show, industry executives were grappling with questions about cars. How low will their market share go, amid hot crossovers and SUVs? How to reignite the appeal of cars?
Buick reshapes 2018 Regal lineup with hatchback, wagonApril 4
With sedan sales in a tailspin, General Motors is taking the Buick Regal in a slightly different direction with its latest redesign.
Buick expected to replace Regal sedan with 5-door hatch, wagonMarch 14
General Motors plans to replace the Buick Regal sedan in the United States with a sedan-styled five-door hatchback and Buick's first wagon in two decades, according to two auto forecast firms.
Evolution, animal kingdoms and doomed appliances: What people think of Nissan Vmotion 2.0Jan. 31
The Vmotion 2.0 concept is a more fearlessly stylish vision for Nissan's next round of sedans. Here's what people are saying about the Vmotion 2.0 concept.