January Car Sales Fall 5% in Europe

February 15, 2019 at 2:50 AM

Deliveries of new passenger cars skidded 5% to 1.23 million units across Europe last month, as demand dropped in the region’s top five markets.

Car Sales Dip 2% in India

February 13, 2019 at 5:10 PM

January new-car sales in India declined to 280,100 units from 285,500 a year earlier, according to the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.

Lexus, Porsche Top JD Power 2019 Dependability Study

February 13, 2019 at 1:53 PM

Lexus has retained its top rating for the eighth consecutive year in J.D. Power’s annual U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study.

U.S. Auto Loan Delinquencies at Record High

February 12, 2019 at 4:34 PM

The number of car owners in the U.S. who are at least three months late on their loan payments climbed to 7 million at the end of 2018.

How High Will U.S. Demand for SUVs Go?

February 11, 2019 at 2:55 AM

SUVs and pickup trucks continue to gain market share in the U.S., and neither segment shows signs of peaking, says LMC Automotive's Bill Rinna.

Report: Tesla Cut Delivery Team by Two-Thirds

February 11, 2019 at 12:17 AM

The job cuts Tesla Inc. announced last month reportedly have slashed the company’s 230-member U.S. vehicle delivery team by 150 people.

Minicar Market Shrinks in Europe

February 08, 2019 at 5:58 PM

European demand for city cars is shrinking, prompting some of the largest makers of the A-segment cars to consider dropping the number of models they offer.

Car Sales Drop 8% in Spain

February 07, 2019 at 12:35 AM

Registrations of new passenger vehicles in Spain fell 8% to 93,500 units last month, according to trade group ANFAC.

Tesla Cuts Model 3 Price Again

February 06, 2019 at 5:17 PM

Tesla Inc. has lowered the retail price of its Model 3 electric sedan in the U.S. by another $1,100, to $42,900.

Car Sales Set Record High in SE Asia

February 06, 2019 at 2:47 PM

Demand for new passenger vehicles in southeast Asia’s six largest markets grew 6% to an all-time record 3.57 million cars in 2018, The Nikkei reports.

More Shrinkage for U.K. Car Market

February 06, 2019 at 12:54 AM

New-car registrations in the U.K. declined 2% to 161,000 last month, continuing a downward trend that began last September.

Car Sales Slip 1% in Germany

February 06, 2019 at 12:19 AM

Registrations of personal vehicles in Germany totaled 265,700 units in January, down 1% from the same month last year, according to the country’s motor transport authority.