Dec 13- Toyota Motor Corp will begin talks to potentially settle hundreds of lawsuits alleging that defects caused some of its vehicles to unexpectedly accelerate, according to a court filing. District Judge James Selna in California federal court put a halt to the lawsuits while lawyers for Toyota and the plaintiffs try to resolve the cases.» Read More
General Motors is announcing it's teaming up with AT&T to bring 4G wireless to most of its cars by next year. CNBC's Phil LeBeau offers insight.
Connected cars will be as common as smartphones, AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson told CNBC.
Danica Patrick made history in her qualifying runs for the Daytona 500. CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the buzz surrounding Danica.
Some concept cars never became production models, and they're holy grails for certain collectors. Read our list of 10 cars that never made it to the showroom.
If you want to turn in your used car or truck, you may be in luck. Earl Hesterberg, Group 1 Automotive President & CEO, explains why used cars are so in demand.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports how NASCAR is working to drive growth. (1:38)
Titan International CEO Maurice Taylor tells Maria Bartiromo why he is calling out some French union workers for being "lazy and overpaid." (5:16)
Ford is pumping $200 million and adding 450 workers to its Cleveland Engine Plant as it moves to meet growing demand for more fuel efficient models.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Joe Hinrichs, Ford Motor Company, about the automaker's big bet on the success of its EcoBoost engines.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the automaker missed estimates yesterday and the stock took a beating, but it was not all bad news for the electric car maker.
Tesla reported a wider-than-anticipated net loss for the fourth quarter as higher production costs offset better-than-anticipated revenues.
What to watch in Tesla's Q4 earnings, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
After taking the Tesla S for a test drive, Phil LeBeau thinks this car is a game-changer.
At $6,000, Mobius Motors' new 'Mobius-II' could be a game-changer for businesses working on Africa’s rough roads.
On Tuesday, CNBC will attempt to recreate the test drive of the Tesla Model S, which has been the subject of a dustup between an NYT reviewer and Tesla’s CEO. Regardless of the outcome, 2013 is shaping up to be as watershed year for the automaker.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has been driving Tesla's Model S today and has arrived in Boston.
BMW recalls over 500,000 due to a battery cable connection with a fuse box that could cause engine to stall due to loss of electric power.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Tesla's Model S gets up to 265 miles fully charged, and Tesla is building a supercharger network along highways.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how his test drive from Washington DC to Boston is going from Connecticut.
Auto sales are tanking across Europe, and this strategist says the trend is likely to create more headwinds for the euro zone economy.
A new study by the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration found that Americans have a need for speed.
Mary Barra's success rests on whether she can make GM more competitive, profitable and live up to its potential.
GM is dropping Chevy as its primary brand for mass-market vehicles in Europe and making Opel its mainstream line.