The big vehicles that were blasted during the recession as gas-guzzling behemoths are now the hottest in showrooms.» Read More
Auto dealers are riding a used car bull market that has steadily driven the number of pre-owned cars sold to an expected total of 41.5 million.
The rise in borrowers falling behind on auto loans will renew concerns the auto industry is creating a bubble for subprime loans.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at how autonomous vehicles will change the way we look at transportation.
Used car prices are tumbling sharply and likely to slide through 2016, according to pricing trends.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports from a car auction in Pebble Beach, California. Franks highlights everything from micro to bizarre cars.
A new phase in collectible cars, with CNBC's Robert Frank in Pebble Beach, California. Auctions will total between $450 and $500 million for fewer cars this year compared to last year which brought in just over $300 million.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports from Pebble Beach, California, where a 1962 Ferrari was sold for $34.65 million, which came to $38 million with auction fees.
Karan Girotra, professor at INSEAD, discusses Tesla's business model and their ability to grab the fascination of consumers.
Discussing the growth outlook for Ford Motor and why now is the time to buy Ford stock, with Colin Langan, UBS auto analyst, and George Magliano, IHS Automotive.
Discussing strong auto sales, and what type of cars consumers are interested in, with Tammy Darvish, DARCARS Automotive Group. Darvish says there's a sense among consumers "frugality is sort of cool now."
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports consumer confidence is strong and it's driving auto sales.
WASHINGTON, Aug 13- U.S. retail sales unexpectedly stalled in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy early in the third quarter. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday that retail sales, which had increased 0.2 percent in June, were in part held back by a second straight month of declines in receipts at auto dealers.
Often saddled with debt, young shoppers are looking for smaller, cheaper vehicles, and are more likely to do their research online.
WASHINGTON, Aug 13- U.S. retail sales unexpectedly stalled in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy early in the third quarter. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday retail sales, which had increased 0.2 percent in June, were in part held back by a second straight month of declines in receipts at auto dealers.
To achieve annual sales above pre-recession levels of about 17 million new vehicles, "the automakers are going to have to increase incentives more," said Larry Dominique, executive vice president of research firm TrueCar Inc..
Despite critical car reviews and a heavy short interest, it seems Tesla's stock just can't be kept down.
Consumer Reports says Tesla's luxury sedan has developed a few quirks and minor problems. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the details.
A new study underscores the financial advantages of leasing over buying, but it also points to a potential alternative.
August 8- China's vehicle sales in July increased 6.7 percent from the same month a year earlier, an industry association said on Friday. Some 1.6 million vehicles were sold in China in July, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.
BERLIN, Aug 4- Car sales in Germany bounced back in July, posting the second-highest monthly gain this year and suggesting a further pick-up in second-half demand in Europe's biggest auto market.