| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:55 AM
WASHINGTON – President Obama moved ahead Tuesday with plans to further tighten restrictions on carbon emissions from trucks and buses, saying the new fuel efficiency rules will reduce pollution, save consumers money and help cut back on oil imports....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Let's start with the obvious: This has been a harsh, crummy winter, and at times just about everyone has preferred to stay indoors rather than to deal with extreme cold, snow and dicey walking or driving conditions.
So it stands to follow that Netflix,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Continued strong business in North America and growth in sales in China powered Ford Motor Co. to a big gain in fourth-quarter profit.
Ford said Tuesday that its profit for the three months ended Dec. 31 jumped 90% to $3 billion from the $1.6 billion of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:19 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. and Canadian dealers on Monday began ordering 2015 Ford Motor Co F-150 pickup trucks, which are lighter than earlier models, priced higher and include additional standard features, the company said.
The launch of the new trucks...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:43 AM
July is turning out to be a torrid month for auto sales.
By the time the numbers are tallied Friday, automakers are forecast to have sold 1.4 million vehicles this month, up about 10% from the same month a year earlier, according to the analysts at...
| Feb 18, 2014
Competes with: Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia, Nissan Armada Looks like: It didn't change much Powertrains: Twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6; rear- or four-wheel-drive; six-speed automatic transmission Hits dealerships: Second half...
| Feb 3, 2014
Automakers didn't quite experience a Denver Broncos-sized shellacking in January, but it was rough sledding for many. January is typically a weak sales month ??? and the weather, which brought a polar vortex to the Midwest and freezing temperatures to.......
| Jul 23, 2014
Porsche and Hyundai topped their respective luxury and nonluxury peers in J.D. Power and Associates' 2014 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout study. Volvo and Mitsubishi, respectively, placed last in each group. Related: Porsche Flies, Fiat...
| Apr 23, 2014
The Toyota Corolla ended 2013 in ninth place on the U.S. sales ladder, eclipsed by a cadre of full-size Detroit pickup trucks and three popular family sedans ??? including Toyota's own Camry. But car shoppers across the world, where the......
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
While electric vehicles continue to grab the green-car spotlight, an older technology has quietly emerged as a player in the fuel economy wars: turbocharging.
Once the province of performance cars, turbochargers now power economy cars, family sedans and...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:41 AM
The auto industry recovery has been good to Nissan, which posted its best June sales total ever.
Sales rose nearly 13% to 104,124 vehicles compared to the same month a year earlier.
The automaker’s Altima sedan led in total numbers, with 26,904...