DETROIT, Aug 1- The U.S. auto industry hasn't appeared so healthy for years. And yet, a minority on Wall Street and in the autos business are seeing reasons to be wary. Among those seeing a glass half empty is Morgan Stanley auto analyst Adam Jonas who says we may be heading towards what he terms "peak auto."» Read More
J.D. Power's initial quality of new vehicles survey shows quality has slightly slipped, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. The top complaint of new vehicle buyers has to do with tech features.
A new lawsuit says GM should compensate millions of car and truck owners for lost resale value.
For the second year in a row, buyers of new cars and trucks reported more problems with their vehicles.
Rep. Tim Murphy, (R-Pa.), shares his thoughts on whether there needs to be more laws to protect consumers in cases such as GM's recall.
Rep. Tim Murphy, (R-Pa.), shares his thoughts ahead of Wednesday morning's testimony by GM CEO Mary Barra on the automaker's ignition switch recall investigation.
Rep. Tim Murphy, (R-Pa.), discusses what he will be asking GM's Mary Barra when she testifies today on Capitol Hill. I think the tone that Barra is setting at the top is going to be helpful, says Robert Nardelli, XLR-8 founder and former Chrysler chairman & CEO.
Robert Nardelli, XLR-8 founder and former Chrysler chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on the latest round of testimony from General Motors CEO Mary Barra on its recall investigation. So far I haven't seen a negative impact on auto sales, says Nardelli.
The House is holding a follow-up hearing today where Mary Barra will testify on General Motors' investigation into the company's ignition switch recall, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Buyers continue rolling into Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac showrooms, while analysts and investors keep touting GM's pent-up value.
*Italy, France underperform; Germany, UK see strong growth. Registrations in the European Union and the countries of the European Free Trade Association rose by 4.3 percent to 1.13 million cars, the Association of European Carmakers said. That was the ninth straight monthly increase, adding to signs Europe's car market is recovering from a six-year slump.
*Italy only laggard among Europe's top-5 markets in May. BERLIN, June 17- Europe's car sales rose 4.3 percent in May as volume brands Skoda, Renault and Opel posted stronger growth than premium marques BMW and Audi, according to registrations data published on Tuesday.
Lincoln was named the highest-ranked premium brand in AutoPacific's annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards.
More than half of the respondents to a AAA survey said they would pay higher fuel taxes if the money would be spent on improving roads
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced the automaker will open up its patents to spur innovation in the auto industry.
The CNBC All-America Survey found the ignition switch recall hasn't scared consumers away from GM showrooms.
LOS ANGELES, June 10- A Southern California motorist drove off the lot of a Hyundai Motor Co dealership on Tuesday in a zero-emissions car touted by the automaker as marking the commercial debut of mass-produced hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles in the United States.
DETROIT, June 10- The first 86 dealerships to relaunch the sporty Alfa Romeo brand in North America, most of them now selling Fiat cars, were announced on Tuesday by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. It is the first time new Alfa models will be sold in North America since 1996..
DETROIT, June 10- The first 86 dealerships to relaunch the sporty Alfa Romeo brand in North America, most of them now selling Fiat cars, were announced on Tuesday by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. It is the first time new Alfa models will be sold in North America since 1996.. Grady said that eventually there will be more than 300 Alfa Romeo franchises in North America.
Families of victims who died in GM vehicles with faulty ignition switches will congregate before the automaker's annual meeting.
Car sales have fallen in four out of five months this year as Russia's weak economy is further hit by Western sanctions over Ukraine and people delay making large purchases. The Association of European Businesses said 201,487 new cars and light commercial vehicles were sold in Russia in May, some 28,000 less than a year earlier.