• Automakers rebound for best July in years Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 10:17 AM ET
    Jeep Grand Cherokees are displayed for sale at Buerge Chrysler Jeep dealership in Los Angeles, California.

    General Motors' says its July U.S. sales rose 16 percent on big gains in full-size pickup trucks, selling just over 234,000 vehicles, but short of the 19 percent gain forecast.

  • Obama proposes job creation funded by tax reform Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 4:49 PM ET
    President Barack Obama pitches his Grand Bargain plans at an Amazon fulfillment center on July 30, 2013.

    In his latest speech on the economy, jobs and taxes, President Obama proposes cutting corporate taxes, repatriating foreign earnings and infrastructure spending to create jobs.

  • Chrysler IPO in the pipeline? Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Chrysler IPO in the pipeline?

    Retired Vice Chairman of General Motors Bob Lutz offers insight on Chrysler's future, as well as the state of Detroit. "Sergio Marchionne has stated he'd like to buy the rest of Chrysler," he says, adding "the product line is getting better and better, and now certainly would not be a bad time."

  • Chrysler earnings jump 16%, give boost to Fiat Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 5:38 AM ET

    Chrysler posted a 16 percent rise in second-quarter earnings and its CEO said he expects stronger numbers in the second half—though results are still expected to miss targets.

  • Markets focused on Fed policy? Nope, it's on this Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 8:33 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve

    As the Fed's two-day meeting kicks off Tuesday, markets are more intrigued about who will take Ben Bernanke's seat than the Fed's policy statement.

  • The three events to watch this week Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 8:53 PM ET

    If you're looking for a slow summer day, you won't find it this week.

  • Detroit can't wait for federal cavalry, Orr says Sunday, 21 Jul 2013 | 4:31 PM ET
    The skyline of Detroit

    Detroit must dig itself out of the hole it created and cannot wait to see if the federal government will come to its rescue, the city's emergency manager said on Sunday.

  • Find fine cars, whiskey and guitars in Tennessee Saturday, 20 Jul 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    FedEx, Jack Daniels and Volkswagen also have origins or significant North American investments in Tennessee, Gov. Bill Haslam says.

  • Red, white and blue: States most loyal to the Big 3 Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 10:55 AM ET

    Some states are more patriotic than others when it comes to buying cars and trucks from domestic automakers. Here's a look at how they stack up.

  • Freedom from Gas? We're Almost There Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 4:54 PM ET
    GM Vice Chairman Steve Girsky announces an agreement with Honda to co-develop next-generation fuel-cell system and hydrogen storage technologies.

    General Motors and Honda announced an ambitious joint venture they hope will allow them to transform the fuel cell from a scientific curiosity to a mass-market reality.

  • Chrysler Recalls More Than 500,000 Vehicles Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 4:27 PM ET
    2013 Chrysler 200

    Chrysler said Wednesday it was recalling more than 500,000 vehicles, most of them because active restraint headrests might malfunction.

  • Buying big trucks, flashy homes: it’s 2007 again Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 4:44 PM ET
    A Chevrolet Silverado

    Auto sales are way up, especially trucks, and so are sales of Manhattan's most expensive condos. It's looking like 2007 all over again in some key consumer markets.

  • Auto Sales Spike in June to Pre-Recession Levels Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 10:25 AM ET

    U.S. buyers snapped up new cars and trucks in June at a pace not seen since before the recession. Continuing demand for big pickups helped boost sales for Detroit's automakers.

  • Jeep Recall Smaller Than Sought by Safety Watchdog Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 12:52 PM ET

    About 1.2 million Jeeps originally listed as part of a recall have been excluded from the compromise between Chrysler and the NHTSA, and instead fall under a "service action."

  • Chrysler Agrees to Recall 2.7 Million Jeeps Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:22 PM ET
    The 2002 Jeep Liberty Limited

    Chrysler said it has agreed to recall 2.7 million Jeep vehicles that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said could potentially erupt into fire if rear-ended.

  • Drivers' Recourse Amid Chrysler Jeep Recall Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 12:53 PM ET

    Chrysler has issued a voluntary recall for 2.7 million Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty vehicles. The automaker says they're safe to drive: What should owners do?

  • Ford to Add 800 More White-Collar Jobs in US Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    Ford plans to add 800 more white-collar workers by the end of 2013 after already signing on 2,200 so far this year. It's another sign of surging domestic demand.

  • Chrysler Defies NHTSA Recall Request Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 1:34 PM ET
    Chrysler Defies NHTSA Recall Request

    Clarence Ditlow, Center for Auto Safety executive director, talks with CNBC's Phil LeBeau about the safety concerns surrounding the government's recall of nearly 2.7 million Jeeps, and Chrysler's refusal to do so.

  • NHTSA Recall? Chrysler Says No Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    NHTSA Recall? Chrysler Says No

    NHTSA tells Chrysler there's a problem with the gas tank on 2.7 million Jeeps, but Chrysler refuses to comply. The two sides will talk and attempt to come to a solution, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • NHTSA Recalls 2.7 Million Jeeps, Chrysler Disagrees Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:40 PM ET
    NHTSA Recalls 2.7 Million Jeeps, Chrysler Disagrees

    Chrysler does not agree with NHTSA's recall request, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.