General Motors and Ford sales fell, while Toyota, Honda and Nissan sales rose slightly.
With the average asking price of a new car at $35,000, first-time buyers may feel discouraged in their search for cheap wheels.
Nutanix shares rallied in extended trading as the company's earnings reported showed that businesses are flocking to its cloud technology.
General Motors is being sued for allegedly rigging diesel engine versions of its Silverado and Sierra HD vehicles to pass emissions tests.
Steve Cannon, AMB Group CEO and former Mercedes-Benz USA CEO, discusses the state of the the auto sector and innovations in the space.
Volkswagen car brand said it is confident it will "leapfrog" the competition and become a leader in electric cars by 2025.
The April dip followed a report that showed that ads for well-known companies were running next to neo-Nazi and jihadist content on YouTube.
Herbert Diess, member of the board of management of Volkswagen AG and chairman of the board of management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, reacts to the automaker’s latest earnings and where it’s heading.
Mercedes-Benz says authorities may investigate their vehicles for emissions violations, NBC News reports.
Matthias Muller, CEO of Volkswagen, says the automaker is "relaxed" about the debate going on in the U.S. over proposed border taxes on imports.
European markets closed lower on Tuesday as U.K. PM Theresa May announced plans to call a snap general election on June 8.
Volkswagen is trying to win back customers after its diesel emission scandal with SUV warranties that it said will be the longest in the US.
A top Ford Motor executive said on Monday industry-wide sales of sport utility vehicles will continue to rise in the U.S.
Volkswagen is betting big on China despite its slowdown in growth.
Ford, GM and Honda report an increasing reliance on truck and SUV sales as U.S. sales of cars continue to slip.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
European markets closed higher on Thursday following the U.S. Federal Reserve announcement of a new rate hike.
Large markets like Germany and volume brands like VW, Opel, Vauxhall and Peugeot posted lower sales.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday morning as traders eyed a continued decline in oil prices and a probable March rate hike.
Volkswagen has "good chances" of building on its strong 2016 performance, when it swung to a record underlying profit despite its diesel emissions crisis.