| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:28 AM
General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group all posted double-digit sales gain in August as consumers continued to take advantage of low interest rates and favorable lease deals to replace aging cars.
"The industry as a whole continues to...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Powered by brisk sales of profitable pickup trucks, growing business in China and fewer losses in Europe, Ford Motor Co. posted a big gain in profit in the second quarter.
Ford’s profit roses 18.5% to a $1.2 billion. Revenue rose 14.4% to $38.1...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The law firm of Robinson Calcagnie Robinson Shapiro Davis, Inc.
has built a national reputation for providing the highest quality of legal representation and obtaining substantial jury verdicts, judgments and settlements.
Since 1978, when senior...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Though the older sheet metal gets all the attention Sunday at Pebble Beach during the Concours d'Elegance, fans of the future are also treated to some eye candy.
Organizers for years have hosted automakers large and small on the putting green outside...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Bowing to criticism that its C-Max hybrid didn't get the fuel economy claimed on its window sticker, Ford Motor Co. has restated the compact car's mileage ratings and said it will issue special payments to people who own the vehicle.
Ford said it...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Riding the success of sales across its hybrid lineup, Ford Motor Co. plans to offer drivers a substantial upgrade in vehicle performance to improve fuel economy.
The changes should help address some of the complaints lobbed by Ford hybrid owners that...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Ford Motor Co. will knock $4,000 off the price of its 2014 Focus electric cars, slated to hit dealers’ lots in a few weeks.
With destination charge included, the base model will now cost $35,995. In a statement Thursday, a company spokeswoman said...
| Jul 10, 2013
Asiana crash: In the July 9 Section A, an article about the investigation of the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport misspelled pilot Lee Kang-kook's name as Lee Hang-kook.
Asiana crash investigation: In the July 8...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:53 AM
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added 162,000 jobs in July, the fewest since March, the Labor Department said Friday.
The gains were enough to lower the unemployment rate to 7.4 percent from 7.6 percent in June, a good sign in an otherwise...
| Jul 12, 2013
Philip Caldwell, Ford Motor Co.'s first chief executive officer who wasn't a member of the founder's family, and who gambled the automaker's future on the Taurus sedan in the 1980s, has died. He was 93.
Caldwell died Wednesday at his home in New Canaan,...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The problem for Mazda as it readies the launch of its latest generation Mazda3 is the message, not the car.
A drive through the twisty roads of the Angeles National Forest earlier this week proved that the Hiroshima, Japan, automaker has produced yet...