Ford expects autonomy, mobility to take $300M bite out of 2017 earnings
Ford expects its investment on mobility and autonomous vehicles to reduce its 2017 earnings by $300 million, providing a breakout of its investments in the future for the...
GM picks Mich. plant to build new Silverado diesel engine
The new turbodiesel engine coming in the redesigned 2019 Chevrolet Silverado will be manufactured in a General Motors engine plant in Flint, Mich.
GM expects 2018 profit in line with 2017; AV investment increased
General Motors is forecasting its financial results this year to be in line with expected earnings in 2017, followed by an "even better" performance in 2019.
Jeep Cherokee gets new engine, nip and tuck for 2019
Jeep's midsize SUV, the Cherokee, gets a new turbocharged 2.
Where's Chevy's midengine Corvette?
Chevrolet's Corvette C8 was a no-show in Detroit this week.
Ferrari plans electric supercar as lineup expands
Ferrari will make a battery-powered supercar to challenge Tesla Inc. at the high end of the electric-auto market, CEO Sergio Marchionne said.
BMW's sporty X2 fills key gap in utility lineup
BMW's new X2 crossover will fill a key gap in the automaker's utility lineup that accounts for a third of its worldwide sales.
Trump administration's California fuel-efficiency talks intensify
California and the Trump administration will hold a series of new talks over fuel efficiency rules as the auto industry still hopes for a deal to retain nationwide...
Trump fuel economy target set for March release, NHTSA acting chief says
NHTSA will propose new fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks by the end of March, signaling how the Trump administration plans to alter automobile efficiency rules.
Chevrolet geared for 'significant' presence during Winter Olympics but mum on Super Bowl
Chevrolet will once again go for advertising gold at the Winter Olympic Games, but it won't tip its hand on the Super Bowl.
Former NHTSA head grills legislators on self-driving bill
For safety advocates, the promise of expedited accident-prevention technology doesn't justify relaxed standards.
Detroit ditching more cars to mint money off trucks
With lucrative SUV and truck sales on the ascent, Detroit automakers are racing to ditch slow-selling cars in favor of the big rigs that mint them money.
AutoNation expects to reap millions in tax-change benefits
AutoNation expects to save as much as $100 million in 2018 because of the tax overhaul. It will use much of its savings to invest in employee training and benefits.
Continental hires JP Morgan for possible structural overhaul, report says
Continental hired JP Morgan to advise on a possible reorganization that could see a breakup of the company's business units as it repositions for a market focused on EVs and...
Ford to hatch most powerful street-legal Mustang under Shelby badge
Ford next year will launch its most powerful street-legal Mustang ever: a 700+ hp Shelby GT500.
BMW, Mercedes to test subscription services in U.S.
Rivals Mercedes-Benz and BMW plan to launch vehicle subscription pilots in the U.S.
Global carmakers to invest at least $90 billion in electric vehicles
Ford's plan to double its electrified vehicle spending is part of an investment tsunami in batteries and electric cars by global automakers that now totals $90 billion and is...
'Jury is still out' on impact of tax law, NADA's Welch says
NADA President Peter Welch says the law resolved many concerns dealers had during legislative negotiations, specifically about the deductibility of floorplanning interest,...
Toyota makes big Super Bowl ad buy; Lexus returns with 'Black Panther' ad
Toyota, which sat out last year's Super Bowl, will make a big splash in this year's game with two 60-second spots.
FCA could be net cash positive by June, Marchionne says
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could, by June, finally join other major automakers that have more cash on hand than debt on their books, while the company's next CEO won't be...
China's GAC sets U.S. launch for '19, will recruit dealers at NADA convention
After years of teases and promises, China's Guangzhou Automotive Group announced firm plans to enter the United States market.
Kia Forte gains fuel efficiency, polish for 2019
Design cues from Kia's Stinger sport sedan have made their way to the third-generation Kia Forte sedan and the compact car is receiving an engineering overhaul that improves...
Saudi oil company stakes its claim at Detroit auto show
Amid the flurry to showcase future electric vehicle offerings at the Detroit auto show, one booth stands alone: Saudi Arabian Oil Co., otherwise known as Aramco.
Hyundai Veloster gets more muscular
Hyundai is reviving its Veloster hatchback for the 2019 model year with a new platform and the brand's first-ever N performance model for the U.S.
Lightweight materials r&d facility in Detroit showcased during auto show
A $50 million r&d operation for testing and commercializing lightweight metals and composite materials is being showcased in Detroit during this week's auto show.
Acura reboots RDX 'from ground up'
The third-generation RDX -- the first RDX styled, developed and engineered entirely in the U.S.
Lexus LF-1 stresses style over utility
Lexus' new crossover concept defines a fresh segment for the luxury automaker: a light truck focused more on style and driving dynamics than utility.
Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 win North American car, truck, utility awards
The Honda Accord won the 2018 North American Car of the Year at the Detroit auto show, while the Lincoln Navigator took the truck honors and the Volvo XC60 was named top...
Infiniti concept signals roomier cabins
The Infiniti Q Inspiration foreshadows the next Q70 with a smaller engine compartment and a more luxurious cabin
Toyota polishes 5th-generation Avalon, introduces Apple CarPlay
Toyota's next-generation Avalon flagship sedan features more aggressive bodywork, an updated platform to improve driving dynamics and the company's first implementation of...