SAO PAULO, Dec 5- Production and sales of motor vehicles in Brazil fell in November as weaker demand and high inventories kept pressure on the local auto industry. Stagnant demand for cars despite heavy tax incentives from President Dilma Rousseff underscored expectations that sales in Brazil will contract this year for the first time in a decade.» Read More
CNBC's Phil LeBeau with a preview of March's vehicle sales, and how to play the auto sector, with the Fast Money traders.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on retailers planning to open 71,000 stores in the next two years. And CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on domestic auto dealers driving profits.
Mercedes plans to offer a $30,000 compact car starting next year to capture the luxury-loving Generation Y, the head of Mercedes Benz US told CNBC.
One of the major international auto shows, the Geneva Motor Show saw launches from some of Europe’s biggest car makers.
Gender roles are no longer trendy when it comes to luxury shopping.
It’s impossible to say what a fully recovered U.S. economy will look like, or how long it will take to get there. However, some sectors have begun to hire again.
The big three automakers sold more than 6 million vehicles last year, so what's the outlook for the auto industry in 2012? CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Chris Ceraso, Credit Suisse, discuss.
Audi and MIT have teamed up to create a website that tells users how the roadways and drivers’ moods in their city compare to others nationwide and how urban planners can improve the transportation system.Index findings can tell planners which road segments to improve for the most efficient results. It can also reveal how drivers change their motoring routines when they have more information
Cars in the United States tend to come fully equipped with stereotypes. In China, where the market for imported passenger cars dates back only about three decades, an entirely alternate set of stereotypes is taking root — and the stakes have never been higher for foreign carmakers. The NYT reports.
The sudden downturn in China’s property market is bad news for many global companies, but luxury German carmakers stand to benefit, at least in one city. The FT reports.
A look at how dealers can profit from Land Rover's winning SUV, with Ryan Ambrifi, Land Rover of Milford, CT managing partner.
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.
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.
The reasons for their failures are varied, and while some of the companies that manufactured them recovered, many didn’t.
With the production disruption in Japan and the economy slowdown in the beginning of this year, auto sales have been declining, says Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman/CEO, who adds that the fourth quarter will have better auto sales results because production has resumed in Japan.
$1 million isn’t what it used to be, in part because a lot of people don’t know how far it can go, and the amount of time and effort that it would take to spend it.
So what are some of the cars with prices exceeding $1 million? Click to find out.
Jaideep Panwar, Responsible Investment Analyst at Responsible Research, lists the major challenges in consumers adopting electric cars.
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.
Anyone considering the purchase of a new automobile has to think about more than just the sticker price, and ask how much the car is going to cost them to own.