AutoNation CEO Gives Feds Failing Grade In Handling Of Recalls"Quite frankly, it's a black eye for our industry."
Chrysler Posts Strong Third Quarter ProfitChrysler posts $611 million in third quarter earnings, expects to make around $2.5 billion for full year.
Audi Recalling Nearly 102,000 Cars To Fix Air BagsAudi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.
Ford Recalls 200,000 Vehicles For Five Separate ProblemsVehicles recalled include various model years of the F-150, Flex, Transit, Transit Connect, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car.
Car And Truck Sales Show Strong--But Uneven--October GrowthChrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating MpgThe penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.
Chrysler Recalls Over 566,000 Trucks, SUVsChrysler is recalling more than 566,000 SUVs and trucks because malfunctioning fuel heaters can cause fires, or a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control.
CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude"I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over," Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.
Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar PowerOwners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.
Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability ScoresLexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
General Motors 3Q Profit Nearly DoublesThe automaker posted a net profit of $1.38 billion, or 81 cents per share, from July through September.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
GM Ignition Switch Death Count Rises To 29At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Chrysler Issues Recall For Nearly 907K Cars, SUVsChrysler is recalling nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars for failing alternators and heated power mirrors that can cause minor fires.