| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Looking to capitalize on a wave of strong sales in the last year, Buick on Tuesday unveiled a pair of updated sedans at the N.Y. Auto Show.
The refreshed midsize Regal and the larger LaCrosse each are hoped to increase the automaker's momentum. Buick has...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The U.S. Treasury’s deal to sell 30 million shares of General Motors Co. will recoup taxpayers another $1 billion of the bailout money the government put into the automaker back in 2009.
All told, taxpayers have recovered $32.5 billion of the $49....
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Auto sales rose in May, helped by stronger consumer confidence and a rebound in home sales and construction.
General Motors Co., the nation’s largest automaker, said its U.S. sales rose 3.1% in May to 252,894 vehicles compared with the same...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:01 AM
The U.S. Treasury said it plans to sell 30 million additional shares of General Motors Co. stock that it acquired as part of the 2009 bailout of the automaker.
The stock will be sold later this month in a public offering in conjunction with GM’s...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:06 AM
General Motors has decided to make standard for five years the convenience of remote door-locking and remote engine starts through its OnStar RemoteLink Mobile App.
The perk for OnStar-equipped model year 2014 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:28 AM
While Chevrolet made a trip across the pond to unveil its Corvette Stingray Convertible at this week's Geneva Motor Show, the automaker is bringing much more than that to the New York Auto Show at the end of March.
The company announced that, in...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:18 PM
When Ford launched plans in the early 1950s for a medium-priced car so distinctive it would grab attention from blocks away, the challenge fell to Roy Brown to design it.
The concept he came up with blared individuality. It shunned the tail fins that...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Want to hear an Antarctica-based folk music station in your car? How about a radio broadcaster that plays only Grateful Dead covers?
TuneIn is trying to make that a possibility for more people. The Palo Alto company, founded in 2002, is taking on...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:00 AM
General Motors is joining the electric-car price war with a lease deal on the Chevrolet Spark EV at $199 a month.
The deal, announced this morning, follows the recent offerings of $199 leases on Nissan’s Leaf – a big price drop after two...
| May 23, 2013
| 7:42 AM
General Motors says it is recalling 18,871 model year 2013 Cadillac SRX luxury crossovers in the U.S. equipped with 18-inch rims to prevent a problem in which the wheel nuts might loosen.
If the wheel nuts are loosened, it could result in a loss of...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Tesla Motors shares are trading at about $90 and could easily top $100, buoyed by its ability to tap capital markets for about $1 billion through its announced sale of stock and convertible notes.
It is an impressive performance that will help the...