| Feb 24, 2015
| 10:45 AM
General Motors is recalling about 67,000 Cadillac ATS sports sedans to fix a problem with the car's overly sensitive power sunroof controls.
The sunroof in cars from the 2013 to 2015 model years will automatically close when the nonrecessed portion of...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:23 AM
Three U.S. models cracked Consumer Reports’ list of its top picks in 10 automobile categories this year, and Buick became the first domestic brand to land in the magazine’s annual ranking of the best auto manufacturers.
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:15 PM
A day after General Motors Co. unveiled a prototype of an affordable, long-range electric vehicle by 2017, Tesla Motors Inc.'s chief executive, Elon Musk, said it could take until 2020 to put a comparable mass-market EV into full production.
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:22 PM
Toyota to General Motors: Bring it on.
The Japanese automaker delivered a counterpunch this week in the mid-size truck segment with the unveiling of an all-new Toyota Tacoma.
The Detroit debut answered GM's launch of the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon,...
| Jan 11, 2015
Looks like: Buick acquired some French style along with its new concept's French name. Defining characteristics: The all-wheel-drive, four-passenger full-size sedan has a bold face, broad shoulders and chiseled lines. Ridiculous features: It's gorgeous ??...
| Jan 8, 2015
In November, Honda disclosed that it failed to report safety problems in a timely manner, specifically underreporting how many people died or were injured by faulty Takata airbag inflators in its vehicles. Now it's time to pay the consequences. The......
| Dec 26, 2014
So many stories, so hard to choose a top 12.
The world of business didn't disappoint in 2014, with megadeals, a fictional assassination plot, hacking and new agreements to clear the air dominating the news.
Long-suffering Detroit took a big step...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 2:45 PM
General Motors Co. is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and sport utility vehicles for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.
The recall, announced Thursday, covers certain 2011-12 models and 2007-14 models...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:27 PM
The North American International Auto Show running this week in Detroit is stuffed with sexy vehicles like Ford’s GT supercar, a convertible version of the Alfa Romeo 4C and various Porsche variants.
But noticeably absent are everyday cars such...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:12 AM
Watch this: Russia's 2014 oil production hits post-Soviet high 10.58 million barrels per day. Automakers General Motors' and Volkswagen Group of America's wishes for a Happy New Year include a recall of thousands of full-size trucks, sport utility...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:10 AM
Driving home from a party late at night on July 29, 2005, 16-year-old Amber Marie Rose of Charles County crashed into a tree and died when her airbag failed to inflate because of a flaw in her Chevy Cobalt's ignition switch. She is thought to be the...