Ford Motor Co


  • 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.

  • Missouri aims to win in the global market Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:53 AM ET
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says his state is using its AAA credit rating and workforce to compete in the global market.

  • DETROIT, June 25- Ford Motor Co has told owners of its top-selling current model 2014 F-150 pickup trucks to park them until a power steering issue affecting 5,675 of the vehicles is fixed, the company said on its website on Tuesday. No accidents or injuries have been reported because of the issue, Ford said. The trucks were made from May 26 to June 19.

  • Ford's new global Edge     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Joe Hinrichs, Ford executive vice president about Ford's crossover SUV. This vehicle has more tech features than we've ever offered before in a SUV, says Hinrichs, who also weighs in on recalls in the auto industry.

  • DETROIT, June 23- Honda Motor Co and six other automakers on Monday announced a regional recall of vehicles in some high humidity regions in the United States to replace inflators in air bags supplied by Japan's Takata Corp.

  • TOKYO, June 23- Honda Motor Co and other Japanese automakers on Monday recalled more cars with potentially explosive air bags supplied by Takata Corp, bringing the total recall so far to around 10.5 million vehicles over the past five years.

  • Chinese switch from cash to credit for car buys Sunday, 22 Jun 2014 | 7:54 PM ET
    A potential consumer sits in a McLaren sport car during the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition in Beijing, China.

    In a country where owning a car has long been a symbol of luxury and success, around 85 percent of Chinese car buyers still buy cars with cash.

  • SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, June 23- In a country where owning a car has long been a symbol of luxury and success, around 85 percent of Chinese car buyers still buy cars with cash. These young people are willing to buy big-ticket items like a car on credit- a behaviour unheard of some 15 years ago in China- and have led carmakers to boost their financing units in the mainland.

  • June 20- The National Highway Safety Traffic Administration said on Friday it was reviewing reports that exhaust gases, including carbon monoxide, may enter the passenger compartment of some Ford Explorers, a potential safety issue that has prompted customer complaints and a recent lawsuit.

  • 4 American SUVs top list of 10 most stolen Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    The Ford Escape is living up to its name when it comes to popularity with thieves, a new study says.

  • Audi draws up plans for electric cars: Sources Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 5:55 PM ET
    An Audi A3 e-tron electric car is being charged during the media day of the IAA (Internationale Automobil Ausstellung) international motor show in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany.

    Audi has drawn up blueprints for a wider range of high-performance electric cars to help it take on rivals, according to sources at the carmaker.

  • *Hyundai swaps aluminium hood with steel for new Genesis. SEOUL, June 20- About four years ago, Hyundai Motor considered shifting from steel to aluminium body parts for its Genesis sedan to make it lighter, more fuel-efficient and more competitive with German luxury marques, two people familiar with the matter said.

  • 13 pioneers who forever changed consumers' lives Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Disruptive tech companies whose products made people's lives easier, while upending industries in the process.

  • June 19- Aluminum giants Alcoa Inc and Novelis Inc spent decades wooing Detroit's automakers to toss out their heavy steel vehicle bodies and overhaul their factories in order to mass produce vehicles made out of lighter aluminum.

  • GM, Hyundai models win most JD Power quality awards Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    DETROIT, June 18- General Motors Co on Wednesday received more awards for initial quality from J.D. Power than any other automaker in the U.S. market, as its chief executive officer was grilled by a U.S. congressional committee about safety issues.

  • GM CEO: Begin to process recall claims by Aug. 1 Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Mary Barra, chief executive officer of General Motors Co.

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra said that she expects the company to begin processing claims related to faulty ignition switches by August 1.

  • Tesla isn't the only upstart gearing up in Detroit Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Amit Soma, president and COO of EcoMotors

    More power with less fuel, and being built right in Detroit's backyard. That's EcoMotors Motor City pitch, and Bill Gates is on board.

  • *Volvo aims to beat China sales target for 2014- executive. A senior Volvo executive said the Swedish automaker would start exporting Chinese-made sedans, a long-wheel-based version of the S60 called the S60L, to the United States and the XC90 utility crossover to Russia as early as the end of next year.

  • UPDATE 1-Volvo to make China an export hub - executive Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Volvo plans to start exporting Chinese-made cars to the United States and Russia as early as late next year, said the executive who requested anonymity because he is not authorised to speak with reporters.