Specialty Retail Automotive Retail

More

  • Cars talking to each other? Believe it Tuesday, 5 Jan 2016 | 2:23 AM ET
    Delphi driverless

    Inter-car communication will change how we drive and how our cars and trucks handle situations that often lead to crashes and deadly accidents.

  • BEIJING, Jan 5- Toyota Motor Corp and its local joint venture partners said they aim to sell 1.15 million vehicles in China this year, up 2.7 percent from 2015.. Toyota's sales in China fell 2.4 percent in December from a year earlier to about 122,000 vehicles. Toyota's China sales target for 2015 was 1.1 million vehicles.

  • This is what will slow auto sales long-term growth Monday, 4 Jan 2016 | 9:16 AM ET
    Uber New York

    The expected expansion of shared vehicles will slow the long term growth of auto sales worldwide, according to a new study.

  • Audi's big bet on a rental car start-up Monday, 4 Jan 2016 | 8:00 AM ET
    Audi A4 Sedan

    Silvercar, a rental car start-up featuring only silver Audi A4 sedans, has turned to the luxury brand to fund its latest expansion.

  • Ferrari makes its Milan debut Monday, 4 Jan 2016 | 3:30 AM ET
    Ferrari revs to 100% jump on Milan debut

    George Gallier, analyst at Evercore ISI, comments on Ferrari shares which made its market debut in Italy.

  • Who wins if Ford and Google partner? Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Ford Google

    At least one analyst is questioning if Ford would be making a deal with "a wolf at the door."

  • NEW DELHI, Dec 16- India's top court has ordered a temporary ban on the sale of large diesel cars in Delhi and hiked a levy on trucks entering the city, as the country's highly polluted capital seeks ways to tackle one of its worst-ever bouts of toxic smog. According to an order passed on Wednesday, the registration of sport-utility vehicles and other diesel cars...

  • NEW DELHI, Dec 16- India's top court has ordered a temporary ban on the sale of large diesel cars in New Delhi and hiked a levy on trucks entering the city, as the country's highly polluted capital seeks ways to tackle one of its worst-ever bouts of toxic smog. An order passed by the Supreme Court on Wednesday bans the registration of sport-utility vehicles and other...

  • NEW DELHI, Dec 16- India's top court has ordered a temporary ban on the sale of large diesel cars in New Delhi and hiked a levy on trucks entering the city, as the country's highly polluted capital seeks ways to tackle one of its worst-ever bouts of toxic smog. According to local television stations, an order passed by the Supreme Court on Wednesday bans the...

  • By Winni Zhou and Jake Spring. BEIJING, Dec 10- Vehicle sales in China are expected to grow 5-7 percent in 2016, faster than the 3 percent increase anticipated for this year, the head of the nation's automakers' association said, thanks to a tax cut for small-engine cars. "Three percent expansion is not normal as it's falling behind GDP growth," Dong Yang, secretary...

  • BEIJING, Dec 10- Vehicle sales in China are expected to grow 5-7 percent year-on-year in 2016, the head of China's auto manufacturers association told reporters in Beijing on Thursday.

  • BEIJING, Dec 10- Vehicle sales in China grew at the fastest pace in two years in November, rising 20 percent from a year earlier, with sales gaining pace thanks to a government tax cut, an industry association said on Thursday. Sales of cars in that segment grew 29 percent in November year-on-year and gained 3.1 percentage points in market share, the China...

  • BEIJING, Dec 10- Vehicle sales in China rose 20 percent in November from a year earlier to 2.5 million vehicles, an industry association said on Thursday. The increase was the largest since October 2013 and compares with an 11.8 percent rise in October and a 2.1 percent increase in September. Sales rose 3.3 percent in the first 11 months of 2015 compared with the...

  • Honda, yes, Honda is now selling jets Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 | 12:02 AM ET

    What was once a dream of the founder of Honda has become reality. The Japanese automaker is now also a plane maker.

  • Chinese billionaire bets on Vegas for Tesla challenge Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 | 10:38 PM ET
    Tesla Model X

    Jia Yueting is betting Las Vegas will give him the winning hand in the electric car market. In fact, he's gambling $1 billion on it.

  • Season of luxury autos, numbers don't lie Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 | 8:39 AM ET
    A gold Ferrari drives through the Knightsbridge section of London, Aug. 8, 2014.

    Turns out, a lot of people are lining up for luxury car models in December, Experian says.

  • BEIJING, Dec 8- Passenger car sales in China are expected to grow 10 percent in 2016, roughly equivalent to this year's rate, the China Passenger Car Association said on Tuesday. Passenger car sales- narrowly defined as the sales of sedans, multi-purpose vehicles and sports utility vehicles- in China have grown 9.7 percent in the first 11 months of the year...

  • More people are surfing the Web behind the wheel Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 12:01 AM ET

    Texting and driving remains the biggest culprit for distracted driving from cell phones, according to State Farm.

  • Volkswagen's UK car sales tumble in November - SMMT Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 4:20 AM ET

    LONDON, Dec 4- Volkswagen sales in Britain tumbled in November with new car registrations of VW-branded models falling 20 percent year-on-year in the wake of the diesel emissions rigging scandal, industry figures showed on Friday. Overall new car registrations grew 3.8 percent year-on-year in November to 178,876, Britain's Society of Motor Manufacturers...

  • Figures may be revised on Wednesday when Daimler AG issues Mercedes-Benz results, Autodata said. "Black Friday has become a much bigger part of the auto industry over the last several years," said Nissan's U.S. sales chief, Dan Mohnke. Jeff Schuster, forecaster for LMC Automotive, said promotions drew customers even if incentives did not rise sharply.