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  • Factory orders fall 0.4 percent in April. WASHINGTON, June 2- New orders for U.S. factory goods fell in April on weak demand for transportation equipment and other goods, suggesting that manufacturing remained constrained by a strong dollar and spending cuts in the energy sector. Households are gradually boosting their spending on manufactured goods, "said Gus...

  • *Factory orders fall 0.4 percent in April. WASHINGTON, June 2- New orders for U.S. factory goods fell in April as demand for transportation equipment and other goods weakened, suggesting that manufacturing remained constrained by a strong dollar and spending cuts in the energy sector. Households are gradually boosting their spending on manufactured goods, "...

  • DETROIT, June 2- The U.S. auto industry remained on track for the best sales year in a decade as consumers bought cars and trucks in May at the fastest pace in almost a decade. General Motors Co forecast industry U.S. sales to finish May at a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 17.6 million vehicles, the strongest pace since January 2006. GM sales rose 3 percent in...

  • Subaru led automakers with a 12 percent sales gain. General Motors' sales rose 3 percent, Fiat Chrysler was up 4 percent and Honda rose 1 percent. Honda sold more than 6,300 HR-V small SUVs in the first two weeks it was on sale.

  • How Ford plans to increase production Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 8:03 AM ET
    The new Ford F-150 truck is examined at the Rouge Truck Plant in Dearborn, Mich. on Nov. 6, 2014.

    Ford said it will produce nearly 40,000 additional vehicles by doing this at its North American plants.

  • Early movers: MDT, PVH, DG, SHLD, AAPL & more Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 7:48 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • DEARBORN, Mich.— Ford will shorten the traditional summer shut-down at some of its plants for the third consecutive year to meet rising demand. Six assembly plants, as well as supporting powertrain and stamping plants, will shut down for one week beginning June 29, rather than the usual two weeks. Locations include Chicago, Dearborn Truck in Michigan, Kansas City,...

  • *Hyundai too reliant on sedans amid boom for SUVs. SEOUL, June 2- Hyundai Motor Co shares slid 10 percent to their lowest levels in nearly five years on Tuesday, after sharp declines in shipments underscored a heavy reliance on sedans that have failed to woo customers despite aggressive sales promotions. The dismal performance underscores how Hyundai has lost...

  • For UAW members, two-tier wage issue is personal Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    KANSAS CITY, Kansas, June 2- For United Auto Workers union members Jermaine and Akema Austin, a two-tier wage system at General Motors Co is not just business, it's personal. Detroit automakers, which pushed for and won the two-tier system in negotiations with the union, say the freedom to hire workers at lower wages has helped them recover from near-death in the...

  • DETROIT, June 2- Ford Motor Co said it will produce nearly 40,000 additional vehicles by reducing summer shutdowns at its North American plants to one week from two. The plants affected include one each in Chicago; Dearborn, Michigan; Kansas City, Missouri; two in Louisville, Kentucky; and one in Oakville, Ontario. Ford said in December that it planned to replace the...

  • Step on the gas! Oregon museum's a shrine to speed Saturday, 30 May 2015 | 5:00 PM ET
    Race cars displayed at the World of Speed Museum.

    There's a new museum for horsepower hounds, speed fiends and fans of NASCAR.

  • Automakers, gov't reveal models in expanded Takata recall Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:46 AM ET

    DETROIT— Car owners are beginning to find out if their cars or trucks are included in a big expansion of a recall of air bags made by Takata Corp.. Automakers, as well as Canadian and U.S. safety regulators, are posting documents that spell out the vehicles being recalled to replace air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing shrapnel into the...

  • Ford to give other automakers access to its EV tech Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 9:10 AM ET
    A Ford Focus electric concept car with a home charging unit on display at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, January 15, 2013.

    Ford said it would give other automakers access to its electric vehicle technologies to accelerate research and development of such vehicles.

  • May 28- Ford Motor Co said it would give other automakers access to its electrified vehicle technologies for a fee to accelerate research and development of such vehicles. Ford's offer comes nearly a year after a move by Tesla Motors Inc, the California electric car maker, to share its patents with other companies, though at no charge. At least four major...

  • May 28- Ford Motor Co said it would give other automakers access to its electrified vehicle technologies for a fee to accelerate research and development of such vehicles. Ford has more than 650 EV patents and about 1,000 pending patent applications on EV technologies, the company said on Thursday. The automaker currently has six hybrid or fully electrified...

  • May 28- Ford Motor Co said it would allow other automakers to access its electrified vehicle technologies to accelerate research and development of these vehicles.

  • GM to offer Android, Apple systems in many 2016 models Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 3:04 PM ET

    General Motors made the biggest move so far Wednesday, announcing that both systems will be available in seven 2016 Chevrolet models starting in the summer. Earlier in the week, Hyundai announced the Android system in the Sonata midsize car. People are familiar with smartphones and have music libraries, podcasts, social media contacts and other personal items...

  • Ford recalls nearly 423K vehicles for power steering Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 9:16 AM ET
    The new 2015 Mustang convertible is viewed on top of the observation deck at the Empire State Building on April 16, 2014 in New York City.

    Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven.

  • DETROIT— Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven. The recall covers certain Ford Flex and Taurus vehicles, as well as the Lincoln MKS and MKT from the 2011 through 2013 model years. In October, the National Highway Traffic...

  • Off with a 'bang': Summer auto sales start strong Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 2:37 PM ET
    A customer looks at a Ford Motor Co. F-150 pickup truck at a CarMax Inc. dealership in Brandywine, Maryland.

    Car buyers hit showrooms en masse on Memorial Day, helped by low-financing offers and other incentives.