Volkswagen Golf 2015

Volkswagen Earnings Rise on Audi, Volumes Rise in China

Volkswagen released its results for the first nine months of 2014 on Thursday, and passenger car sales rose 5.7% worldwide, with wide variations among the company’s various markets. Revenues rose ...
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Ferrari 458 italia

Fiat Chrysler to Spin Off Ferrari

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) announced Wednesday morning that the company would spin off its Ferrari division in a public offering of 10% of the luxury carmaker’s stock to ...
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2013 Chevrolet Volt

GM Faces Greater Failure of Chevy Volt

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) plans to invest a great deal more than it has in the past to drive sales of its failed Chevy Volt. GM has for years ...
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BMW i8

Tesla Faces Challenges From Mercedes, Porsche and Audi

Germany’s three top automakers have not been asleep while upstart Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) proves that there is a market for a luxury version of an all-electric car. Daimler’s ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Jeep to Drive Chrysler Sales Higher

U.S. car sales should surge higher in October, led by an outstanding performance by Chrysler, and particularly Jeep. As Kelly Blue Book (KBB) points out, October sales usually represent a ...
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Weak Ford Earnings Reflect a Big Bet on Aluminum F-150

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Friday morning. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.24 on revenues of $34.9 billion. ...
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2015 Ford F-150

What to Expect From Ford Earnings

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is set to report its earnings for the third quarter Friday morning. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.19 in earnings per share and $33.11 ...
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Opel Adam

GM Still Getting Killed Financially in Europe

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) net of $1.4 billion in the third quarter would have been much better, if it did not post another of the years-long losses in its ...
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Russia, Not Recalls, Tamps Down GM Earnings

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.97 on revenues of $39.3 billion. ...
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Daimler Sells Stake in Tesla

In an announcement released after U.S. markets closed on Tuesday, Daimler AG, Germany-based maker of Mercedes-Benz and Daimler cars and trucks and smart cars, said it was “reorganizing its cooperation ...
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Michigan Governor Outlaws Tesla Sales

In a move that was expected by everybody, Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan Tuesday signed legislation banning Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) from selling directly to Michigan consumers. As interpreted ...
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2015 Dodge Charger

Dodge Prices Hellcat at $63,995, but Will Anyone Buy One?

The new Dodge C SRT Hellcat Charger has been priced, and it will cost at least $63,995 to own. Will anyone actually buy one, or is it just a show car meant ...
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2014 Jeep Cherokee

Chrysler European Sales Good, Should Get Better

For the month of September, what is now Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) sold a total of 67,743 vehicles in the European Union (EU) nations, up 6.1% compared with ...
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Chrysler Jeep

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 900,000 Vehicles

Late on Thursday afternoon Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE: FCAU) issued two separate recall notices for several of its cars and SUVs. All told the company is recalling about 907,000 ...
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Michigan to Join States That Ban Tesla Sales?

Legislation banning Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) from selling its cars to consumers in Michigan has been approved by Michigan legislators and now awaits only a signature from Governor Rick ...
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