| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Competes with: Audi Q7, Land Rover Range Rover Sport, Volkswagen Touareg Looks like: A bevy of significant upgrades that don't mess with success Drivetrain: 290-hp, 3.6-liter V-6; 360-hp, 5.7-liter V-8; 240-hp, 3.0-liter diesel V-6; or 470-hp, 6.4-liter...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Since reviving a long-dead nameplate last year when it arrived as the first true spawn of the Fiat-Chrysler corporate mash-up, the Dodge Dart has been met with mixed reaction. One thing we can agree on, however, is that it's a key vehicle for a...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:15 PM
The decades-old tradition of shutting down U.S. auto factories for two weeks around July may be coming to an end, experts say, pushed out by strong demand and staggered vehicle launch dates.
With sales booming, Ford Motor Co., for example, said it...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Today, Detroit became the largest municipality in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy. The move came as the city faces $18 billion in debt. The Detroit News reports the city reached a deal with some creditors that gives Detroit $11......
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Chrysler Group filed plans Monday to resume trading its shares on the stock market, part of a high-stakes game its parent company, Fiat, is playing against a big union trust.
The stock sale would not be a normal initial public offering, in which a...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:00 PM
A growing economy has helped shift automobile sales into gear. U.S. car sales hit 1.5million vehicles in August, according to the National Automobile Dealers Association — a 14 percent increase from the previous month and a 17 percent increase...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:33 AM
U.S. monthly auto sales declined in September for the first time in more than two years, in part because of a calendar quirk that landed Labor Day weekend sales in the August report.
Auto information company TrueCar.com estimated that by the time all of...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Automakers reported strong July sales numbers as consumers, eager to replace aging cars and businesses buying trucks, pushed the industry to levels not seen since before the Great Recession.
General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group all...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Rising consumer confidence combined with a rebounding construction industry pushed auto sales to near pre-recession levels in June.
Automakers sold about 1.4 million vehicles last month, a 9% gain from the same period a year earlier. The brisk sales...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Chrysler Group said Thursday that it sold 140,102 vehicles in July, an 11% gain from the same month a year earlier. It was Chrysler’s best July sales since 2006.
The Auburn Hills, Mich., automaker was helped by a big gain in truck sales. Chrysler...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Matching a trend set last week by its domestic rivals, Chrysler Group reported healthy second quarter earnings Tuesday, helped by the strong U.S. auto market and a boom in profitable truck sales.
The Auburn Hills, Mich., automaker said it posted...