Car inventories have reached a level last posted toward the end of the recession, hitting a five-year high. The average car currently spends more than 60 days on the lot. This trouble for auto manufacturers ...24/7 Wall St.24 mins ago
Series of small recalls this week.USA TODAY
Company did not add 1.8 million infant seats that have the buckle to the recall.USA TODAY
Tesla Motors, preparing to sell electric cars in China as it fights auto dealers in the U.S., is hiring a veteran of Carlos Ghosn's Renault-Nissan Motor alliance to manage its marketing and message.San Jose Mercury News
Its resume reads like an overachieving supercar.Los Angeles Times
The Muppets also showed up in a Highlander SUV for Toyota's Super Bowl commercialUSA TODAY
Leasing also up as shoppers try to keep monthly payments down for costlier cars.USA TODAY
Across the country, traditional car dealers with their hands in politicians' pockets are fighting Tesla to hold onto their monopolies guaranteed by outdated laws that make car-buying suck for everyone....WIRED
Worried owners can get loaner to drive until recall car is fixed or $500 off new car.USA TODAY
Tesla Motors has a new vice president of communications AND marketing: Simon Sproule, the former chief spokesman for Renault-Nissan. The news was first reported by Alan Ohnsman at Bloomberg. I don’t know ...San Jose Mercury News
The strategy of Tesla Motors to sell its electric Model S sports sedan through company-owned stores took a hit this week when New Jersey required that autos sold in the state have to move through a middleman, ...Los Angeles Times
GM has notified its dealers that they may provide owners of models identified as having the ignition switch defect with towing service, a loaner car and an offer of a $500 cash allowance on the purchase ...24/7 Wall St.
The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission on Tuesday voted to ban the direct sales model used by Tesla Motors to sell its cars. The next battleground state for Tesla is Ohio, where company officials are ...24/7 Wall St.
Tesla suffered a legal setback in the Garden State.Minyanville
Because of dealers' lobbying, the Garden State is the latest to put the kibosh on Tesla's business modelBusinessWeek
The classic car market continued to cruise in high gear over the weekend at the annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Nearly $67 million worth of rare machinery changed hands at auction while a pair ...Los Angeles Times
Volvo may be one of the world’s smallest car companies, but it has created a big footprint in the self-driving vehicle business, led by cars that park themselves. Its latest venture is a vehicle that runs ...24/7 Wall St.
Add Nissan, the third largest car manufacturer in Japan, to the list of companies that believes it can have a self-driving vehicle in the market in the next few years. Its estimate is that the industry ...24/7 Wall St.
Did the Obama administration purposefully hide problems with GM cars? Were they panicked that a massive recall of GM products would undermine one of President Obama’s most self-congratulatory campaign ...The Fiscal Times