For Lexus sedans, it could be do or dieSat, 29, Apr 2017
With car sales falling at Lexus, Toyota's top branding officer says the luxury line is contemplating sedans that are more casual and sporty - and maybe even a station wagon.
Ford gets visit from Facebook CEO Mark ZuckerbergFri, 28, Apr 2017
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, in his first trip to Michigan, stopped by Ford's Rouge Complex and helped build an F-150 pickup truck.
GM supports Trump tax plan, but wouldn't benefit for yearsFri, 28, Apr 2017
GM broadly supports President Trump's effort to cut corporate taxes but wouldn't benefit for about five years because of the huge losses it incurred leading up to its 2009 bankruptcy.
Group 1's first-quarter profits slip on Oil Patch strugglesFri, 28, Apr 2017
Group 1 Automotive said first-quarter earnings fell nearly 1 percent, citing weakness in US energy markets that countered an otherwise healthy quarter.
Kia picks Saad Chehab to lead marketingThu, 27, Apr 2017
Kia -- on the cusp of launching its critical Stinger performance sedan -- has hired former Chrysler advertising whiz Saad Chehab as its new marketing chief. The move, effective May 8, brings to Kia the formidable marketing mind behind some of Fiat Chrysler's most acclaimed advertising efforts.
Visteon triples Q1 net incomeThu, 27, Apr 2017
Visteon reported that its first-quarter net income more than tripled, reflecting higher electronics production volume and new business, as well as income from discontinued operations.
AutoNews Now: Kia's new marketing chief is imported from FCAThu, 27, Apr 2017
Kia's new marketing chief is imported from FCA; Ford's Fields sees 'opportunities' in Europe; 4th-straight U.S. sales drop predicted; A Calif. self-driving wish list.
Trump considering U.S. withdrawal from NAFTAWed, 26, Apr 2017
President Trump won't immediately terminate US participation in NAFTA, the White House said, after he spoke with the leaders of Mexico and Canada about ways to renegotiate the accord.
Tesla's Klaus Grohmann ousted after clash with Elon MuskThu, 27, Apr 2017
Klaus Grohmann was ousted last month after a clash with CEO Elon Musk over the strategy of Grohmann's firm, which Tesla had acquired in November, Reuters reported.
Ghosn wants Mitsubishi to reform, rules out Nissan mergerTue, 25, Apr 2017
Nissan and Mitsubishi CEO Carlos Ghosn ruled out a full merger of the two automakers, but said he wants changes at the smaller company. The executive repeated comments made previously by the alliance that it was likely the carmakers will cross-manufacture in areas where it makes sense.
Penske Automotive's Q1 net rises 3.5% on acquisitions, U.K.Wed, 26, Apr 2017
Penske Automotive's first-quarter net income rose from a year earlier, as acquisitions and strong sales at its UK dealerships pushed revenue to a record for the quarter.
GM investors will 'vote with their wallets,' says Greenlight CapitalWed, 26, Apr 2017
Greenlight Capital, which has been pressuring General Motors to restructure its share class, said it believed the automaker's shareholders will vote in their best financial interests and support the hedge fund's two-class stock proposal and nominees for the board.