Honda Overhauls Its Dealer Network in India

February 05, 2019 at 1:14 AM

Honda Motor Co. says it is spending 2.7 billion rupees ($38 million) to revamp its entire network of 350 dealerships in India.

January Car Sales Slip 1% in France

February 05, 2019 at 12:40 AM

New-car registrations in France fell year-on-year for the fifth consecutive month in January, but by only 1% to 155,100 units, trade group CCFA reports.

Car Sales Slide 8% in Italy

February 04, 2019 at 12:12 PM

New-car sales in Italy fell 8% to 164,900 units in January, according to the government’s Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport.

U.S. Car Sales Slip 1%

February 01, 2019 at 5:12 PM

New-car sales in the U.S. dipped by a mere 12,000 units year-on-year to 1.15 million in January, shrugging off the impact of a protracted federal government shutdown and record cold weather that hammered 48 states.

New-Car Sales Stall in India

February 01, 2019 at 1:12 PM

January sales reports from India’s largest carmakers indicate that the weakened market has stalled.

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Tops Global Sales Again

January 30, 2019 at 9:04 AM

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance sold 10.76 million cars and light trucks in 2018, up 1.4% from 2017, to remain the top-selling automotive group, according to company reports.

Geely’s Lynk & Co Unit to Launch Sales in Europe in 2020

January 29, 2019 at 2:44 PM

Geely Automobile Holding Co.’s Lynk & Co brand says it will open retail outlets in five European cities next year.

Attendance Dips 4% at Detroit Auto Show

January 29, 2019 at 2:39 AM

Ticketed attendance at this year’s Detroit auto show totaled 774,200 people, down about 35,000 visitors from last year’s event, according to organizers.

Truck Sales Fall 4% Across Europe

January 24, 2019 at 2:17 AM

December sales of commercial vehicles throughout Europe dropped to 205,100 units from 213,800 in the same period a year earlier.

Global Sales of Leaf EV Nearly Double

January 23, 2019 at 9:44 AM

Nissan Motor Co. says worldwide sales of its Leaf electric car surged 93% to nearly 89,400 units in 2018, thanks to a second-generation model with extended driving range, new styling and more technology.

Renault Hires a New Distributor in Indonesia

January 22, 2019 at 4:02 PM

Renault SA plans to expand its model lineup in Indonesia and has hired a new distributor to ignite consumer interest in them.

Tesla Cleared to Deliver Model 3 Sedans in Europe

January 21, 2019 at 12:00 AM

Tesla Inc. has been officially approved to begin delivering its Model 3 electric sedans in Europe by Dutch regulatory agency RDW.