Automotive Retail


  • Cadillac hopes frequent fliers mean more buyers Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:47 PM ET

    The automaker will offer 7,500 AAdvantage miles to American Airlines frequent fliers who test drive a Cadillac.

  • Buffett's bet on autos: Berkshire's car guy talks Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Shoppers at the Toyota of Deerfield car dealership on October 2, 2014 in Deerfield Beach, Florida. This is a Van Tuyl Group property recently sold to Warren Buffett.

    It took only seven years for Larry Van Tuyl to decide to sell the family business to Berkshire Hathaway.

  • Self-driving features ahead at Tesla's big reveal? Saturday, 4 Oct 2014 | 1:57 PM ET
    A view of the dashboard in a new Tesla Model S car at a Tesla showroom on November 5, 2013 in Palo Alto, California.

    Tesla may be taking its first steps in that direction by unveiling a suite of new high-tech features including one that can keep the car in its lane, Bloomberg reports.

  • How to trade Tesla ahead of mystery unveil: Pros  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    Zachary Karabell, Envestnet head of global strategy, and Colin Rusch, Northland Capital Markets senior analyst, debate the play on Tesla ahead of the electric car maker's mysterious unveil on October 9th.

  • Buffett's good deal with car biz: 'The Profit' star Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:52 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Buffett's newest acquisition is a great opportunity, "The Profit" host Marcus Lemonis said.

  • Better biz model: Warren Buffett vs Elon Musk  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:15 PM ET

    Discussing the auto dealer marketplace and the franchise business model versus direct sales, with Scott Adams, Adams Automotive Group, and Tammy Darvish, DARCARS Automotive Group.

  • Warren Buffett's auto play  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:13 PM ET

    Berkshire Hathaway purchased the Van Tuyl Group, the nation's largest privately-owned auto dealership. CNBC's Phil LeBeau discusses Warren Buffett's bet on the auto industry.

  • Elon Musk's cryptic message  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses what could be coming from Tesla after Elon Musk tweeted a mysterious message.

  • Musk teases mysterious unveiling Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 7:30 AM ET
    Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk.

    Tesla's Elon Musk: About time to unveil the D and something else.

  • BMW sees 2014 passenger car sales growing 3-4 pct Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 6:09 AM ET

    PARIS, Oct 2- Luxury carmaker BMW's global passenger car sales should grow by between 3 and 4 percent this year, sales chief Ian Robertson told Reuters on Thursday. Although growth was slowing in China, it would still be higher than in other markets, Robertson said in an interview at the Paris auto show, adding BMW would now make the 2- series active tourer in China.

  • Ford CEO denies lulled into false sense of security Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:59 AM ET
    Ford CEO Mark Fields with the S-Max at the Paris Motor Show

    After ripping up profit forecasts and seeing soft September U.S. sales data, the CEO of the Ford Motor has hit back at critics.

  • Loan fraud inquiry focuses on used-car dealers - NYT Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 1:23 AM ET

    Oct 2- U.S. federal and state authorities are investigating used-car dealerships to examine if they are inflating borrowers' income or falsifying employment information on loan applications to ensure that anyone can buy a car, the New York Times reported, citing people briefed on the matter. Falsified loan applications may lead borrowers to ultimately fall...

  • Sept. auto sales 16.43 million: Autodata  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the auto sales rate for September is 16.43 million vehicles, in line with expectations.

  • WRAPUP 3-Torrid U.S. car sales pace slowed in September Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    DETROIT, Oct 1- U.S. auto sales in the third quarter were the best in eight years, but mixed September results from leading automakers on Wednesday indicated the industry's torrid summer pace is slowing.

  • GM's three big bets: China, Cadillac, connectivity Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:04 PM ET

    CEO Mary Barra outlined the company's long-term business plan during a presentation at company headquarters in Detroit on Wednesday.

  • Sept. auto sales: Solid, not spectacular  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau rounds up September data from the auto companies.

  • DETROIT, Oct 1- U.S. auto sales in the third quarter were the best in eight years, but mixed September results from leading automakers on Wednesday indicated the industry's torrid summer pace is slowing.

  • US auto sales rise, but company results mixed Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    The 2014 Jeep Cherokee.

    U.S. consumers bought more cars in September than in the previous year, but early sales results from leading automakers on Wednesday were mixed.

  • GM CEO: Want to earn customers for life  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on comments made by General Motors CEO Mary Barra after September sales grew 19.4 percent.

  • Sept. Toyota auto sales down 2.5%  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Toyota Motor's September sales.