Automotive Retail


  • June jump for automakers     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors, Ford and Chrysler all beat sales estimates in June, and discusses if auto sales may be topping out.

  • Audi's conquest story     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 11:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks to Scott Keogh, Audi of America president, about where the company is getting its strength in sales and the automakers big bet on tech.

  • DETROIT, July 1- Major automakers reported better-than-expected U.S. sales in June, capping a strong second-quarter comeback from a brutal winter, but some companies displayed signs of softening demand for their most popular models.

  • Cramer: Recall fatigue     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reacts to GM's latest recall where 8.4 million vehicles were recalled due to ignition related issues. Cramer says it's undeniable this will impact GM somehow.

  • Why auto sales are close to hitting the brakes Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 6:35 AM ET
    Shopper looks at a Jeep Cherokee diesel at the Hollywood Chrysler Jeep dealership.

    America's auto industry, in the midst of a five-year run where sales have rebounded more than 55 percent, is close to seeing a slowdown.

  • Orange County DA files civil suit against GM     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 2:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the Orange County district attorney has filed a civil lawsuit against General Motors.

  • GM recalls 8.4 million cars in 6 new recalls     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    CNBC's David Faber provides insight to General Motors' recall of 8.4 million vehicles in North America.

  • Winnebago rebound signals strengthening consumer Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Winnebago is riding the road to recovery, as more Americans are making big-ticket purchases.

  • Hey, that's my car! Where auto theft is most likely Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A Los Angeles police officer pulls over a car for an ownership check in the Wilshire neighborhood after a report went out of a similar model and color being stolen in Los Angeles, California.

    California is home to the top cities where you're most likely to have your car or truck stolen.

  • Chevy Cruze in 'stop sale' mode     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 10:05 AM ET

    GM dealers have stopped selling 2013 and 2014 Chevy Cruze models due to air bag problems. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports attorney Ken Feinberg will announce plans for a victim compensation fund next Monday.

  • GM stops selling Chevy Cruze     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    GM dealers have temporarily stopped selling 2013 and 2014 Chevy Cruze models due to air bag problems. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports attorney Ken Feinberg will announce plans for a victim compensation fund next Monday.

  • Ford unveils new Edge CUV     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports details of Ford's 2015 Edge CUV vehicle.

  • Jeep attracting new, repeat buyers as sales surge Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:22 PM ET
    2014 Jeep Cherokee

    IHS Automotive said Jeep is winning over more buyers from other brands and also holding on to a higher percentage of its current buyers.

  • Where's the vroom? New Harley draws mixed reviews Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    Mark-Hans Richer, CMO of Harley-Davidson

    Although Harley-Davidson's electric motorcycle is just a prototype, the quieter vehicle could signal a shift among some consumers.

  • WASHINGTON, June 21- On a Friday afternoon in March, Jose Luis Zamora pulled into a Lexus dealership in Dallas to test-drive a new car with his wife. A routine credit check matched him to Jose Hernan Zamora, a Colombian who is no relation to the Texas resident and was added to the Treasury Department's sanctions list around 1997 for his ties to narcotics traffickers.

  • Settling a simmering, annual fight: Windows or A/C Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    Hot weather can actually reduce a vehicle's fuel consumption, if drivers follow some basic tips.

  • JD Power's 'Initial Quality Study' out     Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    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.

  • GM slapped with $10 billion suit over recalls Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    A new lawsuit says GM should compensate millions of car and truck owners for lost resale value.

  • New cars mean bigger headaches for drivers: Study Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Fiat 500

    For the second year in a row, buyers of new cars and trucks reported more problems with their vehicles.

  • Rep. Murphy: You can't legislate common sense     Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 7:40 AM ET

    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.