Business and Finance
Used-vehicle prices falling amid glutAug. 21
Car sales in the U.S. have been rising for seven consecutive years now, and it's denting the value of whatever is currently parked in your garage or driveway. With so many new cars rolling out of dealerships lots and instantly becoming used cars, the secondary market is glutted and the pace of depreciation is rapidly accelerating.
China's Great Wall wants to own JeepAug. 21
China's Great Wall Motor is interested in buying the Jeep brand and has reached out to Fiat Chrysler to see whether a deal can be negotiated. The move would slice Jeep from the rest of FCA's brands, leaving question marks over the future of Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge and Ram. FCA said in a statement that it had not been approached by Great Wall in connection with the Jeep brand or any other matter relating to its business.
Negotiators wrap up first round of NAFTA talksAug. 20
Trade negotiators from the United States, Canada and Mexico wrapped up the first round of talks to revamp NAFTA amid signs that an ambitious schedule to conclude negotiations by early 2018 could slip in the coming months.
Automakers, dealers shine spotlight on eclipseAug. 20
Monday's total eclipse -- a rare celestial event cutting a huge swath across the United States -- prompted automakers, dealers and others to celebrate with viewing parties, product stunts and employee appreciation events.
Maybach: What an ultraluxe convertible could look likeAug. 21
VW's modern Bus will be the BuzzAug. 19
First Shift: China's Great Wall sets sights on JeepAug. 21
Hyundai Motor Group faces government calls to address 'big governance risk'Aug. 20
South Korea's new antitrust chief has held talks with the autos-to-steel conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group about overhauling its complex ownership structure, which critics say gives too much power to its controlling family at the expense of shareholders.
VW's retro bus to take dealers on a commercial tripAug. 20
CREATING A LEGACYAug. 20
Can U.S. back up tough talk on NAFTA?Aug. 19
To deliver on its promises, the administration will need the cooperation of the U.S. business community and key members of Congress. Both groups sought to distance themselves from the president last week.