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DeLorean Motor company is unveiling an electric model, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
"Back to the Future," the movie to most prominently feature John DeLorean’s gull-winged icon of 1980s cool, ends with the future version of the DeLorean time machine running on household garbage. Well, folks, the future is now, and the new DeLorean doesn’t need gas or rubbish. The DMCEV, which will go into production by 2013, will run entirely on electricity.
A consumer buying a used car can sometimes pay more than he or she would for a new one. CNBC.com determined which cars are less expensive to buy new.
The S&P 500 will stay in the upper-end of its range, according to Cramer's thesis.
We're positive and we're looking for a double digit increase in sales for 2012, said Roger Penske, Penske Automotive chairman/CEO. Discussing the strong truck demand, with Steve Clough, Arrow Truck Sales president.
Tesla Motors debuts its newest electric vehicle, but will the company's big bet on electric cars drive sales in the U.S.? CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details of the data revealing consumers expectations from electric cars, including a 2 hour recharge, and insight on the Ford labor deal.
Major automakers posted double-digit percentage U.S. sales gains for September in a rebound that General Motors said showed the economy was likely to steer clear of a double-dip recession.
As China fears outweigh strong U.S. data, the Fast Money crew offers investment plays.
Find out what's in the "Mad Money" host's "Game Plan."
The reasons for their failures are varied, and while some of the companies that manufactured them recovered, many didn’t.
Alan Mulally, President and CEO of Ford Motor Company says consumers nowadays place great emphasis on quality, fuel-efficiency, safety and smart design in vehicles. And Ford's introduction of all-new Ranger to Thailand is a response to that.
Carlos Ghosn, Nissan CEO, discusses how turmoil in the Yen is affecting Nissan's industrial strategy. He also offers advice to Japan's government on how to weaken the Yen.
"We have a coming [European] crisis, or a slowdown of the economy. But this is manufacturing. Things are always going up and down," Andrzej Korpak, general manager of General Motors Manufactuing, told CNBC.
The automaker is entering a joint venture to build electric cars in China but will that result in leaking trade secrets? CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details.
Discussing GM's decision to focus its electric car manufacturing in China and whether the U.S. is falling behind over this new technology, with Steve Rattner, "Overhaul" author and former Car Czar.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details on the automaker's move to build electric cars in China, and reaction on GM's move to build cars outside U.S. borders, with former Gov. Jennifer Granholm (D-MI).
Three years after launching the Nano as “the world’s cheapest car”, Ratan Tata, chairman of India’s second largest industrial group, presented what may be the world’s most-expensive automobile: the jewel encrusted GoldPlus Nano. The FT reports.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau is watching the United Auto Workers' contract with U.S. automakers as it is set to expire at midnight tonight.
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.
And Ford is targeting the global market: The newest Mustang was unveiled in six cities around the world on Thursday.