NEW YORK, Sept 15- Auto part makers were trading lower on Monday, as the deal to acquire TRW Automotive Holdings Corp by German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen failed to ignite any excitement in the sector.» Read More
WASHINGTON/ DETROIT, April 11- Documents made public on Friday by a U.S. House of Representatives committee provided fresh details on General Motors Co's awareness of problems surrounding ignition switches in millions of its cars- long before the Detroit automaker recalled the vehicles.
*Bernstein upgrades lift Porsche and Volkswagen. The STOXX Europe 600 Automobile& Auto Parts Index was the best-performing equity sector in Europe, rising 1.3 percent as Volkswagen and Porsche both benefited from an upgrade by the brokerage Bernstein. Bernstein raised its rating on Porsche and Volkswagen to "outperform" from "market perform".
*Rea to propose five nominees to Martinrea's board. *Martinrea's stock has underperformed peers. Rea Holdings, a Toronto- based holding company controlled by Nat Rea, a former president and deputy chairman of Martinrea, said on Thursday it intends to propose five nominees for election to the board, setting the stage for a proxy battle.
*Reuters/ Ipsos poll: 67 pct want tougher U.S. auto regulation. WASHINGTON, March 25- U.S. lawmakers are considering calling on former General Motors Co executives and employees from parts supplier Delphi Automotive to testify as they cast a wide net in their probe of GM's recall of 1.6 million vehicles with potentially lethal ignition-switch problems.
BRUSSELS, March 25- EU competition regulators have raided several car parts makers involved in producing vehicle exhaust systems, including French firm Faurecia, Germany's Eberspaecher Group and TenneCo of the United States, as part of a wider probe into suspected price fixing in the auto industry.
BRUSSELS, March 25- European Union antitrust regulators raided French car parts makers Faurecia and several other auto exhaust systems makers on Tuesday, the latest crackdown against suspected price-fixing in the auto industry. Faurecia, which is 52- percent owned by French carmaker Peugeot Citroen, confirmed the EU raids.
Wired Magazine reports that German engineering firm EGAD has a design for 3-D printed the frame of a car.
Aston Martin is recalling most of its cars built since 2007 after discovering a Chinese supplier was using counterfeit plastic in a part.
Aluminum makers have been shifting from mining, refining and smelting and focusing on fabricated products. Here's why.
Meggan Bailey of CNBC's "The Car Chasers" says bad paperwork is one of many mistakes people can make after purchasing a car.
From detailing it clean, to taking great photographs, Meggan Bailey, star of CNBC Prime's "The Car Chasers," tells you how to properly market your car.
It's one of the oldest tricks – selling a customer something that simply does not exist. Jeff and the Roundman offer their advice to help you avoid auto scams.
Advance Auto Parts Inc will buy General Parts International Inc for just over $2 billion, creating the largest North American retailer of auto parts.
Navigating an auto auction can be tricky. Jeff Allen and his father, Tom Souter, reveal the secrets to getting the best price.
Mazda is recalling 161,400 Mazda6 sedans in the United States because loose screws could cause the side doors to come open.
The auto parts companies will pay more than $740 million in criminal fines, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn with the update.
The Justice Department announce auto parts companies will pay more than $740 million in criminal fines, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
General Motors will recall 293,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars in the United States due to a defect that can cause loss of the brake assist function.
Nissan Motor takes the veil off the first car in its resurrected Datsun brand in New Delhi on Monday, part of a foray by the Japanese auto maker into cheap cars for emerging markets.
With more cars on the lot this year, the summer auto sale are likely to be back in full force. But not every deal is a steal. Consumers will need to shop wisely.