For global automakers, the dusty backroads of rural India could be the new El Dorado.
Toyota has told U.S. safety officials that seat material in several vehicles has failed to meet fire retardation standards and could face recall.
Thirty-two years after building its first car in the United States, Honda has reached the point where it is a net exporter of vehicles from the U.S.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at the impact of car congestion and what some cities are doing to combat it. It's a tricky problem for automakers, says LeBeau, but congestion means they'll have to develop smaller vehicles.
Long-term foreign investors say they are sticking with Thailand despite its political woes but the threat of worsening chaos may scare away new money.
A new set of crash tests involving minicars has a safety group telling consumers to be wary of very small vehicles.
There's a new wave of entry-level luxury cars meant to attract buyers who might traditionally opt for mainstream brand offerings.
General Motors' new CEO Mary Barra has been surrounded by reporters hoping to hear a few comments from the woman charged with leading GM.
Thailand's political turmoil has yet to impact investors with operations outside Bangkok but some multinationals fear a worsening risk profile.
The Detroit Auto Show will give a sense of some of the dramatic changes that will sweep through the auto industry for years to come.
For the first time ever annual global auto sales have topped 80 million vehicles, according to consulting firm IHS Automotive.
The Detroit Auto Show has traditionally been the year's kickoff for automakers, but the Consumer Electronics Show has increasingly upended that role.
Skeptics will scoff and say Alan Mulally's decision to stay as stay as CEO of Ford changes nothing. They're wrong.
Toyota will sell a new hydrogen-powered car in 2015 called the FCV which emits only water vapor as exhaust.
Google is poised to do for cars what it did for mobile devices by bringing the Android operating system to automobiles.
Chinese shares fell sharply on Monday after a report on the mainland's services sector, while profit-taking saw the Nikkei fall below 16,000 points.
Alec Gutierrez, Senior Market Analyst, Automotive Insights at Kelley Blue Book said low rates and enticing lease offers have helped to get consumers back into auto showrooms.
Ford has developed a concept model that runs primarily on solar power, creating a vehicle that is not dependent on traditional energy sources.
Industry analysts and planners look forward to stronger sales in the new year.
Stocks in Japan and China rose in holiday-thinned trading on Wednesday following a positive lead from Wall Street.