Auto Parts and Equipment


  • Auto Parts Stocks Drop     Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 11:07 AM ET

    Is the sharp drop in auto parts stock an indicator of a downturn for the auto industry? CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the details.

  • Cramer: Stay Away from Pep Boys Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 7:52 PM ET

    Find out why the “Mad Money” host thinks the auto parts retailer’s stock should be avoided.

  • Cramer: Tuesday's Key Earnings Monday, 21 May 2012 | 9:00 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host details his “Game Plan.”

  • Highlights From the Beijing Auto Show Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 3:28 AM ET
    China overtook the U.S. in 2009 to become the world’s largest auto market with car sales surging a whopping 46 percent that year.Since then, China's auto sales have softened considerably with growth of just 5.2 percent in 2011. The country saw 14.5 million car sales last year, about 2 million more than the U.S. This year, analysts forecast car sales will grow around 10 percent.

    This week the world's top auto executives have been gathering in China for the Beijing auto show. We’ve put together photos of new models and concept cars introduced at the event.

  • Consolidation Needed in China Car Market     Monday, 23 Apr 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    Finbar O'Neill, President, J.D. Power & Associates says that with 94 brands in China, consolidation within the sector is bound to happen.

  • The Yen's Looming Day of Reckoning: Andy Xie Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 11:09 PM ET
    Yen coins and banknotes

    Japan is on an unsustainable path of a strong yen and deflation. The unprofitability of Japan's major exporters and emerging trade deficits suggest that the end of this path is in sight, says Andy Xie.

  • Further increase in gasoline prices may force Americans to cut spending, and in turn may hurt consumer-related stocks, says a new report from Barclays Capital.

  • Cramer Navigates Garmin's Rally     Friday, 2 Mar 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer tracks down Garmin's recent rally to find out what moved the stock 52% higher in the past 5 months. "When you understand how Garmin diversified beyond cars, you can see why the stock's terrific rally actually makes sense", he says.

  • Clean Mining Yields Metals Bonanza Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 12:43 PM ET

    A California company can pull lithium, and other critical metals, out of the effluent water of geothermal power plants, removing the need to drill or blast for new resources the way miners typically do.

  • Cramer's Auto Play: AXL     Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Shares of auto parts manufacturer, American Axle, are cheap and moving in the right direction, says Mad Money's Cramer. Its stock offers investors a smart speculative buy right here, selling for only 5.6 times forward earnings estimates, despite having a 16% long-term growth rate.

  • Toyota President Shares 2012 Outlook     Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    Discussing whether Toyota can regain sales momentum in 2012 following a tumultuous year in 2011 when the tsnuami in Japan offset production, with Jim Lentz, Toyota U.S.A. president, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • High Energy Show as the Industry Rebounds Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 10:54 AM ET
    Detroit Auto Show 2012

    There hasn't been this type of energy at the Detroit Auto Show in years. To quote Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, "It's a different world. It's like a throwback to the 90's. This is the kind of atmosphere we used to have at the Detroit Auto Show when things were going well."

  • Poll: Is Detroit Competitive Again? Friday, 6 Jan 2012 | 3:45 PM ET
    Detroit Auto Show 2012 - A CNBC Special Report

    Car and truck sales are jumping, as new models catch on,  and market share is inching up.

  • Cramer: 3 Things to Watch Tuesday Monday, 5 Dec 2011 | 12:50 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host outlines his "Game Plan" for Tuesday, Dec. 6.

  • Nano Worth Its Weight in Gold Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 9:25 PM ET

    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.

  • World's 10 Largest Auto Markets Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | 2:25 AM ET
    The global auto industry crossed an important threshold last year when the number of cars on the world’s roads surpassed one billion. This year, despite the growing economic gloom, worldwide car sales increased 5 percent in the first half of the year, according to Scotiabank.While sales have slowed in the developed world, emerging markets continue to grow rapidly. Russia, for example, posted a 27 percent jump in July car sales from a year earlier.That difference in growth rates is changing the s

    We’ve put together a list of the world’s 10 biggest auto markets based on forecasted new light-vehicle sales for 2011 from the consulting firm J.D. Power and Associates.

  • British luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce Motor Cars expects sales from Asia to account for 40% of its total by year-end. In an interview at his headquarters in Goodwood, England, CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös discusses his roadmap for the Asian region with Managing Asia.

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  • The Alcoa Auto Trade     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 10:23 AM ET

    Alcoa's results shed light on the auto trade. Insight with Itay Michaeli, Citi analyst.

  • Jaguar Land Rover is to boost its spending on products by 50 per cent from about $1.6 billion as the UK’s largest premium carmaker prepares to launch the most important vehicle since Tata Motors bought the group from Ford Motor three years ago. The FT reports.