| Apr 1, 2015
| 10:50 AM
DETROIT Sales declined for most automakers in March, including Ford and General Motors, even though the industry remains on track to sell about 17 million new cars and trucks this year the most since the Great Recession.
In March, weak industry figures...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:03 AM
Watch out teen drivers, Chevrolet has embedded a robotic mother in that 2016 Malibu.
The redesigned family sedan, which General Motors introduced at the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday, is longer, leaner, more fuel efficient and can spy on...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:10 AM
The luxury brand Cadillac, soon to move into luxurious new headquarters in New York's SoHo district, is using the occasion of the New York International Auto Show to unveil its new flagship luxury sedan -- the CT6.
The 2016 vehicle will be in production...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:09 AM
Ford Motor Co. said Monday that the Lincoln Continental is coming back after a 13-year hiatus. A concept version of the full-size Continental will be shown at the New York auto show this week. The production car goes on sale next year.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Certain experiences promise a thrill: roller coasters, free fall, love. Add The D to the list.
Tesla's Model S P85D, the all-wheel-drive variant of the all-electric Model S, is like no other car on the road. I say this without hyperbole or...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:16 AM
Self-driving cars are on a slow-moving path toward reality, and the 2015 Chicago Auto Show is packed with safety technology that will eventually put autonomous vehicles on the street.
"When people go to the auto show, they'll see a host of safety...
| Feb 16, 2015
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 69,600 model-year 2006-07 Chevrolet Malibu and Malibu Maxx sedans and hatchbacks vehicles manufactured April 1 to June 30, 2006, and 2006-07 Pontiac G6 vehicles manufactured April 18 to June 30, 2006. This is an...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 2:09 PM
General Motors said it will unveil a 2016 Chevrolet Spark on April 2 at concurrent auto shows in New York and Seoul.
The subcompact is being repositioned as a "sleeker, more aerodynamic" vehicle, the company said, aiming for a customer interested in a...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:10 PM
General Motors announced a $5-billion stock buyback as part of a plan to return more cash to investors. In return, an activist shareholder decided to drop a potentially divisive bid for a seat on the company's board.
The moves are part of a deal with...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:08 AM
Late in 2013, General Motors introduced the Buick Encore to the North American market. It was an odd duck, smaller than a crossover but taller than a compact, not as purposefully odd as the Kia Soul and Nissan Juke yet not conforming to traditional...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 6:46 AM
In 2014, Mary Barra became CEO of General Motors, making her the first female CEO of a major automobile company. Barra is among a growing number of women — like Jennifer Vuong, news anchor and multimedia editor at Automotive News, and Nancy Gioia,...