• Chrysler recalls 10,700 SUVs Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 10:04 AM ET
    2014 Jeep Cherokees

    Chrysler said it was recalling about 10,700 SUVs to fix a defect that leads to unintended acceleration in cruise-control mode.

  • Oops! Hertz to restate 3 years of financial results Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    Hertz Global Holdings said it would restate financial results for the past three years to correct accounting errors from 2011.

  • GM's compensation offer not enough: Victim's dad Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:29 PM ET

    The father of a woman killed in the crash of a GM car recalled for a deadly ignition key fault said the compensation offered is not enough.

  • Barra shouldn't play bankruptcy card: Attorney     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Attorney Robert Hilliard, Hilliard Munoz Gonzalez LLP, is the lawyer representing the families of 68 people allegedly killed because of the GM safety defect. Hilliard says if Barra is trying to do the right thing, she should not use bankruptcy as a defense to his clients.

  • GM's culture question     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    John O'Dell, Edmunds senior editor, shares his thoughts on General Motors CEO Mary Barra's statements regarding GM's ignition switch recall. O'Dell says this is the kind of significant fault needed to make the kind of changes GM says it wants to make.

  • GM opens door for lawyers: Analyst     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Discussing what the results of GM's internal investigation mean for the automakers stock, with Michael Ward, Sterne Agee auto analyst. Ward says today's news is negative because you have opened up the door for lawyers.

  • GM's Barra: 'Pattern of incompetence and neglect' Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET
    Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors.

    The CEO says GM is prepared to do the right thing for those who were harmed by the faulty ignition switches, and it accepts responsibility for its mistakes.

  • Driverless cars will be a boon to chipmakers Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 1:17 PM ET
    Google's driverless car prototype

    If we’re really headed toward a future where cars routinely drive themselves, then that’s going to be good news for the global semiconductor industry.

  • GM probe to clear execs, finds no coverup: Report Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 6:24 AM ET
    Mary Barra, chief executive officer of General Motors Co.

    An internal probe of GM's delay in recalling cars is expected to conclude there was no concerted coverup and clear senior management of blame.

  • GM CEO taking 'significant actions' Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 4:00 AM ET
    General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    GM CEO Mary Barra will take "significant actions" that include holding specific employees accountable for the ignition switch defect.

  • GM to release attorney's report on botched recalls Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 12:29 PM ET

    GM says it will release the results of an outside attorney's investigation into its mishandled recall of small cars on Thursday morning.

  • Musk: No S-E-X for Tesla Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 2:50 PM ET
    Tesla logo on a Model S sedan

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk explains why the electric car maker abandoned its Model E trademark application and missed out on a risqué joke.

  • Fiat launches lower-cost Maserati at $68,000 Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 10:48 AM ET
    Maserati Ghibli

    Carmaker Fiat is boosting sales of its luxury Maserati brand by adding a new, lower-priced, mid-sized Maserati to its lineup.

  • GM expects recall probe won't implicate CEO Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 9:05 AM ET
    Mary Barra, chief executive officer of General Motors Co.

    A report from a three-month investigation into the GM recall crisis likely won't blame CEO Mary Barra, GM officials told the New York Times.

  • General Motors has apologized to the families of accident victims who have been asked to bring in cars to replace defective ignition switches.

  • Tesla a top stock pick for rest of 2014: Analyst Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 6:30 PM ET
    People walk past a Tesla motor company dealership.

    After hearing from CEO Elon Musk at Tesla's shareholder meeting, an R.W. Baird senior research analyst named the stock his top pick.

  • UAW increases member dues for first time since 1967 Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 3:17 PM ET
    Supporters wave signs during an address at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, on September 5, 2012 on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC).

    The United Auto Workers convention have voted to raise dues by 25 percent to shore up the union's finances, the first increase in 47 years.

  • Car buyers are changing—and it's helping sales Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    Increasingly, buyers are coming into showrooms because they want to—not just because they need to replace their current model.

  • Automakers report strong uptick in May US sales Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 12:19 PM ET
    Jeep vehicles are offered for sale at the Marino Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership in Chicago, Illinois.

    GM, Chrysler, and Nissan reported higher-than-expected U.S. new car sales in May, with demand continuing to gather strength as the weather warmed.

  • Self-driving cars are coming, but questions linger Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    By 2035, three out of four vehicles sold around the world will have autonomous technology, according to Ernst & Young.

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