Before You Drive Off With A Long-Term Car LoanWhen you're looking at that shiny -- and pricey -- new car, pickup or SUV, taking a longer loan may seem like a good way to keep the monthly payments down, but the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has some warnings.
General Motors Profit Up 34 Percent On U.S. Truck, SUV SalesGeneral Motors' first-quarter profit rose 34 percent as the company's strong truck and SUV lineup helped it increase U.S. sales when the rest of the industry is slowing.
Honda Sales Fall Just Under 1 Percent As Acura StrugglesHonda says its March sales fell just under 1 percent, dragged down by sagging demand for its Acura luxury brand.
Volkswagen CEO: U.S. Remains 'Core Market' For CompanyThe CEO of German automaker Volkswagen says the United States remains a "core market" for the company despite its diesel emissions scandal and has underlined that it hopes to expand there.
U.S. Auto Sales Seen Lower In January; GM, Ford Post DeclinesStrong consumer confidence, low gas prices and good deals on new vehicles should help sales speed up once the weather warms and buyers get their tax refunds.
U.S. Auto Sales Near Record Highs In 2016Demand may be slowing, but U.S. consumers still bought a whole lot of cars and trucks in 2016. U.S. sales of new vehicles — which set a record of 17.47 million in 2015 — could hit a new high in 2016.
U.S. Auto Sales Expected To Hit Record In First 6 MonthsU.S. auto sales may be slowing, but they're still expected to set a record in the first six months of this year. Sales through June were expected to be up 2 percent over last year.
Automakers Report Best US March Sales In 16 YearsFord, Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Nissan, Hyundai and General Motors all reported increases, largely driven by SUVs and trucks.
Automakers Post Healthy February Sales GainsAutomakers posted big U.S. sales gains in February as consumers returned to showrooms after a snowy January.
Auto Industry Ends 2015 On A Very Strong NoteCar and truck sales set a new record in 2015, narrowly edging out the previous record--17.4 million, set in 2000.
Black Friday Boosts November Car SalesChrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.
Car And Truck Sales Show Strong--But Uneven--October GrowthChrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
Solid September Car Sales Set Stage For Strong Close To YearGM and Chrysler sales increase 19 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.
Truck Deals Help Boost US Auto Sales In SeptemberSeptember sales won't be as hot as August, the best month in eight years, but industry analysts still expect them to be strong.
Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad HabitsAs the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.