Autos

VW Reveals Electric Microbus — Can You Wait Until 2022?

3d illustration of a psychedelic vintage VW hippie van.At the annual Concours d'Elegance at Pebble Beach, one of the iconic vehicles of the last six decades got a new ...
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Is There a Buyer for Ford?

The recent report that a China-based buyer made an offer for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) got us thinking about whether there might be a buyer somewhere interested in ...
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Why Jefferies Analysts Like Fiat Chrysler Buyout

Reports surfaced earlier this week that an unspecified Chinese company had made an offer for automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU). The stock price jumped sharply and traded in ...
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Fiat Chrysler Shares Jump Following Chinese Buyout Offer

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) saw its shares make a handy gain on Monday after it came to light that a large Chinese automaker has offered to acquire the ...
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Tesla’s Junk Bonds as Hot as Tesla Stock

Tesla Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) offering of $1.5 billion in senior unsecured debt wasn't big enough for investors, so the company upped the sale to $1.8 billion to satisfy the demand. ...
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States With the Toughest (and Most Lenient) Drunk Driving Laws

More than 10,000 Americans were killed in 2015 in car crashes involving an alcohol-impaired driver. That's more than 29% of all 32,092 traffic deaths in 2015. In 2010, the last ...
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Mazda Combustion Technology News Sends Jolt Through Electric Car Industry

Not so fast, electric cars. Japanese automaker Mazda said Tuesday that it had achieved a breakthrough in combustion-engine technology that could keep gasoline-powered vehicles on the road a while longer, ...
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10 Best New Car Deals for August

July was not a good month for new car sales in the United States. In fact, 2017 has been, so far, kind of a downer. The big question is how ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Tesla Rising Another 25%

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has long been the source of much controversy on Wall Street. Fundamentally speaking, how can a company that loses this much money have such a high ...
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US Auto Fuel Economy Rating Rises to 25.4 MPG in July

The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in July 2017 was 25.4 miles per gallon, an increase of 0.3 mpg from the June average. For ...
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Why Faraday Future Relocated Plant From Nevada to California

Electric vehicle (EV) maker Faraday Future has announced that the company is putting construction of a planned $1 billion Nevada assembly plant on hold and will instead move to an ...
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Will Tesla Debt Be as Hot as Tesla Stock?

In a press release Monday morning, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced that it plans to offer $1.5 billion in senior unsecured debt, subject to market conditions. The notes will be ...
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GM Recalls 800,000 Chevy and GMC Pickups

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has initiated a recall on nearly 800,000 model year 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks to repair a defect that may ...
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Why This Analyst Is Growing More Bearish on Ford

So far 2017 has been a rough year for Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F), and it doesn’t seem to be getting any better. At least this is what analysts are ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Tesla After Earnings

When Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) released its most recent earnings report late on Wednesday, investors were very impressed with the report, though analysts seemed skeptical. Despite this multibillion-dollar company posting ...
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