Startup Tests Online Used-Ford Finder in Detroit

March 27, 2019 at 11:19 AM

Ford Motor Co. is backing a startup in Detroit that is testing an online portal to help shoppers find used cars on local Ford dealer lots.

Tesla to Raise Prices 3% in April

March 25, 2019 at 3:41 PM

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says prices on the company’s new vehicles in inventory will rise about 3% worldwide on April 2.

Tesla Analysts Warn of Slumping Sales

March 25, 2019 at 12:50 PM

Another Wall Street firm is cautioning that first-quarter sales by Tesla Inc. may slip because of cooling demand for its Model 3 electric sedan.

Commercial Truck Sales in Europe Rise 5%

March 22, 2019 at 10:04 AM

Demand for commercial trucks and buses across Europe grew to 187,900 units in February from 179,500 units a year earlier, reports trade group ACEA.

Report: Nissan Expects 8% Drop in Future Sales in China

March 20, 2019 at 1:20 AM

Nissan Motor Co. now expects its China venture with Dongfeng Motor Corp. will sell 2.39 million vehicles in 2022, down 8% from its estimate late last year, sources tell Bloomberg News.

J.D. Power Readies New Awards

March 18, 2019 at 11:55 AM

California-based consultancy and research specialist J.D. Power is adding two new awards to recognize the engineering teams that worked on its highest-rated all-new and redesigned vehicles.

February Car Sales Slip 1% in Europe

March 15, 2019 at 2:45 PM

New-car deliveries across Europe dipped to 1.15 million units in February from 1.16 million a year earlier.

Mahindra Taking Cautious Approach in U.S.

March 14, 2019 at 3:08 PM

India’s Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. is moving forward with a revised strategy to sell vehicles in the U.S., despite ongoing legal battles with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV.

China Lifts Import Freeze on Tesla Model 3 EVs

March 14, 2019 at 2:47 PM

China has removed a temporary ban on Tesla Model 3 electric sedans that began last week over a lack of certain Chinese-language labels.

Global Car Sales Fell 6% in February

March 13, 2019 at 9:27 AM

Worldwide sales of cars and light trucks shrank 6% to 6.39 million units in February, according to LMC Automotive Ltd.

Car Wholesales in China Plunge 17%

March 11, 2019 at 10:28 AM

Factory deliveries of new passenger vehicles to dealers in China dropped 17% to 1.22 million units in February.

India’s New-Car Market Shrinks 1%

March 08, 2019 at 2:28 AM

Passenger vehicle sales in India, which have declined every month since August, slipped again in February, according to the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.