Autos Motorcycles

  • Alta Motors Redshift SM

    Silicon Valley company Alta Motors is making a faster, quieter, and more nimble version of the traditional gas-powered motorcycle.

  • April 19- U.S. motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson Inc beat Wall Street estimates with its first-quarter sales and earnings, but shares dipped amid concern about the company's eroding U.S. market share, rising bike inventories and higher marketing costs. Sales in the United States, where it is typically the market leader, slipped 0.5 percent.

  • *Sony Corp halted production of image sensors at its plant in Kumamoto. *Honda Motor Co Ltd halted production at its motorcycle plant in Kumamoto with an annual production capacity of 250,000. It will keep production on hold through Monday. *Renesas Electronics Corp closed its plant in Kumamoto, which produces microcontroller chips for automobiles.

  • TOKYO, April 15- Manufacturers including Honda Motor and Sony Corp halted production at plants in southwestern Japan on Friday to inspect for any damage from the previous night's earthquake. Honda said it had yet to decide when production would resume at its motorcycle plant around 20 kms northwest of the city of Kumamoto, which was shaken by Thursday's quake.

  • The 2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide.

    The trend of middle-age men spending cash on fast cars and big bikes isn’t likely to end, Matt Levatich, CEO of Harley-Davidson told CNBC.

  • Is the luxury market drying up?

    Matt Levatich, president and CEO of Harley-Davidson, says consumers are pulling back due to uncertainty but people have more money and want to live.

  • The company's never been stronger: Harley-Davidson CEO

    Matt Levatich, president and CEO of Harley-Davidson, discusses being a premium brand, how to drive demand and manufacturing in America.

  • HOG posts Q4 earnings beat

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan runs through Harley-Davidson's mixed quarterly results.

  • HOG CEO: Tough, competitive year

    Matt Levatich, Harley-Davidson Motor Company president & CEO, and CNBC's Morgan Brennan, discuss the company's earnings miss, and strategy to grow demand globally.

  • Polaris' Slingshot, redefining the open road: CEO

    Scott Wine, Polaris Industries CEO, talks about demand for the company's high-speed trike, which was originally banned for sale in some states because it didn't fit into any existing motor vehicle categories.

  • Warren Buffett and Bill Gates make their way to the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska on May 2, 2015.

    Warren Buffett unapologetically defended Clayton Homes on Saturday from accusations of predatory lending.

  • Warren Buffett at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting in Omaha Nebraska on May 2, 2015.

    Warren Buffett rejected the idea that Berkshire is so big that it is now too big to fail and requires tighter regulatory oversight.

  • Check out these new HOGs

    A close look at Harley-Davidson's newest models, with incoming CEO Matt Levatich.

  • Harley plots new road to profits

    Harley-Davidson's incoming CEO and current President and COO, Matt Levatich, shares his vision to transform the company and promote growth.

  • Harley-Davidson riders reveal Project LiveWire, the first electric Harley-Davidson motorcycle, last June in New York.

    Harley-Davidson's earnings slipped as a stronger U.S. dollar hurt the motorcycle maker's bottom line, which still topped analyst expectations.

  • Move over Vespa... here comes Mahindra!

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Mahindra Group's plan to expand its electric scooters business in the U.S.

  • Cramer: HOG new tech company?

    CNBC's Jim Cramer is HOG-wild over Harley-Davidson's earnings beat. Also Cramer weighs in on Warren Buffet's holdings in Coca-Cola & IBM, and Verizon and Texas Instruments' quarterly numbers.

  • A 2014 Harley-Davidson CVO Breakout motorcycle sits on display at the Starved Rock Harley-Davidson dealership in Ottawa, Illinois.

    Harley is recalling 66,421 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles from the 2014 model year. The USA Today reports.

  • Harley-Davidson riders reveal Project LiveWire, the first electric Harley-Davidson motorcycle during a special ride across the iconic Manhattan Bridge.

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the electric motorcycle is currently not for sale but will embark on a 30-city tour where customers will be invited to test ride it and provide feedback, says Matt Levatich, Harley-Davidson president & COO.

  • Harley-Davidson's new electric motorcycle

    Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle as the iconic company aims to carve a niche in technology for electric vehicles.