| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: MBA mortgage applications, Federal Funds target rate
Local earnings: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Boeing Co., IDEX Corp., John B. Sanfilippo & Sons
Other earnings: Chrysler Group, Dow Chemical, Facebook Inc., Marathon Petroleum and others
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Rock giants will be striding into Virginia Beach later this year. I know we're looking at snow on the ground today, but if you can mentally transport yourself to the steamy days of summer 2014, you'll see two titans of glitzy 1970s rock on stage at Farm...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 2:00 PM
DETROIT, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Young U.S. consumers want vehicles outfitted with expensive technology that boosts gas mileage and keeps them safe and connected, according to a survey published on Thursday. But the high cost of car ownership remains a...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Italian automaker Fiat plans to take full control of Chrysler Group by buying out the shares held by a United Auto Workers union-controlled trust fund.
The union and Fiat reached a deal on New Year’s Day for the automaker to acquire the 41.5% of...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The auto industry finished 2013 with more sales, more jobs and big expansion plans, solidifying its key role in the economic recovery.
It was the industry’s best year since 2007. The Great Recession drove U.S. auto sales to a low of 10.4 million...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:07 PM
America’s cars, trucks and SUVs took a record step in 2012 toward a cleaner future, with the average fuel economy for new vehicles hitting an all-time high of 23.6 miles per gallon, according to a new report released by the EPA.
That average is...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:33 AM
WASHINGTON -- Fiat on Monday said it would postpone an initial public offering of Chrysler Group stock until early 2014.
The move ends an attempt to sell shares owned by a United Auto Workers trust by the end of this year to help resolve a dispute...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:23 AM
A month-end sales surge helped automakers post strong November sales.
General Motors Co., the nation’s largest auto seller, said its U.S. sales rose 14% in November to 212,060 vehicles, compared with the same month a year earlier.
It was the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Major automakers reported their best U.S. sales month in six and a half years in November as aggressive discounting and the continued popularity of big pickup trucks helped trounce Wall Street forecasts.
The industry's annual U.S....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Chrysler Group Realty is asking Tinley Park for a sales tax incentive totaling a maximum $3 million to build a Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram facility on 159th Street, village officials said.
The company plans to build a combined dealership franchise at 8325...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:30 AM
By one measure, the Super Bowl started last weekend.
If the so-called "Big Game" is something that includes not only a football broadcast but also the outsize advertising that supports it, well, kickoff has already taken place. On Sunday, Jaguar, a...