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CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how crash test dummies have changed since 1980.
Shares in Fiat Chrysler rose more than 18 percent after announcing plans to spin off its luxury car unit Ferrari and issue a convertible bond.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Ford Motor on Wednesday issued recalls for more than a half-million trucks and SUVs.
Tesla's CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to shoot down a Wall Street Journal article, calling the sales figures quoted in the article "incorrect."
Despite lackluster sales, General Motors is not backing down from its commitment to the Chevy Volt.
Consumer Report's new quality survey reveals Toyota to have best new vehicles while Fiat's Fiat 500L scored the lowest.
The program to compensate victims of mishaps caused by General Motors' vehicles approved one new death claim.
Ferrari is gearing up to start production on its invite-only supercar known as the Ferrari Sergio, and only six people will be able to buy one.
Toyota kept its lead over rivals as the world's top-selling automaker in the first nine months of the year, reporting record sales of 7.615 million vehicles.
Tesla Motors unveiled a leasing policy for its new Model S with an option for buyers in the U.S. to return the car within three months of purchase.
With gas prices down, analysts say it will be even more difficult to persuade buyers to opt for vehicles that plug in rather than tank up.
Sales and profits from large SUVs are boosting companies such as General Motors and Ford.
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
Ford CEO Mark Fields says the company is considering a Tesla-style high performance electric vehicle, USA Today reports.
Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Friday, but revenue was light.
Toyota Motor sold some of its shares in Tesla Motors, reports Nikkei.
U.S. Attorney's office in Manhattan is probing Takata for faulty airbags, according to a Dow Jones report.
IHS Technology tore apart a 2013 Tesla Model S to find out all the components that make the vehicle—the head unit alone holds nearly 5,300 parts.
Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to immediately issue a nationwide recall for cars with faulty air bags made by Takata.
David Friedman said the agency "greatly" regrets that the information provided in its initial advisory was inaccurate.
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