FRANKFURT, Dec 14- Volkswagen, Renault and Fiat Chrysler led an 8.1 percent decline in European car sales in November, the main regional industry body said on Friday, as the introduction of tougher new emissions tests continued to weigh on demand. Registrations fell to 1.16 million cars in European Union and European Free Trade Association countries last month...
After eight years of ignoring the midsize truck market while Toyota and General Motors racked up strong sales, Ford believes it's not too late for the new Ranger to make a splash.
BEIJING/ SHANGHAI, Dec 11- China's automobile sales fell about 14 percent in November from a year earlier, the country's top auto industry association said, marking the steepest such drop in nearly seven years in the world's largest auto market. The November drop comes on the heels of almost 12 percent declines in each of the past two months, putting China on track...
BEIJING, Dec 11- China's automobile sales fell 13.9 percent in November from a year earlier, the country's top auto industry association said on Tuesday, marking the steepest such drop in nearly seven years in the world's largest auto market. Reuters reported in October that China's car dealers, hit hard by the slowdown, were pushing Beijing to prop up the sector,...
Mack Hogan tested a Mercedes CLS 450, a redesigned four-door coupe that puts luxury first. He says it drives great, turns heads and even has added niceities like a built-in perfume system. Here's his review of the 2019 Mercedes CLS 450.
Barring a last-minute hitch, Ford Motor and Volkswagen plan to announce a far-reaching alliance shortly after the new year, one that will cover a wide swath of territory and a broad range of technologies, new and old.
President Donald Trump may not like it, but the flow of vehicles built in Mexico and sold in the U.S. is not slowing down. In fact, Mexico is on pace for a record year for auto exports to the U.S., with the total likely topping 2.5 million vehicles.
Bolstered by Washington and Beijing signaling a three-month truce in their trade war over the weekend, shares in both companies rose by more than 4.5 percent in morning trade in New York. "Relative to the macro-economic outlook, Ford was upbeat on its monthly sales call, suggesting relative consumer resiliency in the face of rising interest rates," J.P.Morgan...
Despite top-tier bones, the GMC Terrain is let down by a high price point and a lack of standout features. Here's CNBC's review of the GMC Terrain.
Kevin Puvalowski, former deputy SIGTARP, talks with CNBC's "Power Lunch" about the GM bailout he helped oversee 10 years ago.
There's an old adage in the auto business, if you want to make a statement, build a new model with a polarizing look. Jeep is certainly doing that.
Waymo, the Alphabet subsidiary on the cusp of launching the first autonomous ride-share service in the U.S., has hired Deborah Hersman, a former top safety regulator, to ensure the company's fleet of robotaxis operate safely.
The auto industry is under "tremendous" pressure as consumers opt for late-model used vehicles over new vehicles, Consumer Edge Research's Jamie Albertine says.
Part of the reason that automotive journalists and enthusiasts tend to bemoan the ongoing crossover apocalypse is because no one makes a crossover that drives as well as the sharpest sedans. The best effort yet is the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio.
OTTAWA, Nov 23- The value of Canadian retail trade rose by 0.2 percent in September from August, in part due to higher sales at food stores as well as auto dealers, Statistics Canada said on Friday. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast a 0.1 percent gain. Stripping out the effect of price changes, volumes increased by 0.5 percent.
CNBC tested dozens of cars in 2018. These are the best cars we drove, broken down into our top picks for a mainstream car, mainstream SUV/truck, luxury car, luxury SUV, best family vehicle and best performance car.
VANCOUVER, Nov 20- British Columbia's premier said on Tuesday his government will introduce legislation next year that will require all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in the province by 2040 to be electric or zero-emission vehicles. To support the plan, British Columbia will expand its fast-charging network and spend an addition C $20 million this year...
CNBC tested the 2019 Mustang Bullitt, which was introduced to commemorate the 50-year anniversary of the classic Steve McQueen movie. It's guaranteed to turn heads, and is well worth the $50,000 asking price.
Ford is road testing its autonomous vehicles in partnership with the city of Miami, as the legacy automaker hopes to capitalize on the emerging technology in ride-share and business delivery.
WASHINGTON, Nov 14- The Environmental Protection Agency announced a new rule on Wednesday that it said will help the urgent removal of defective Takata airbags and ensure old ones from scrap vehicles don't get reused. "Today's action will help auto dealers and scrap recyclers across the country protect public health and properly dispose of these defective...