Detroit's Automakers, Sensing A Threat, Embrace MobilityFor Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over.
Klobuchar Asking For Greater Oversight In Automaker RecallsA Minnesota senator is pushing for stricter enforcement of the recall process for automakers. Penalties are getting tougher. Last year alone, the National Transportation Highway Safety Administration issued more than $126 million in civil penalties against automakers.
Chrysler Expands Air Bag RecallChrysler is bowing to demands from U.S. safety regulators, and will add about 179,000 vehicles to a recall list for air bags that could explode with too much force.
Black Friday Boosts November Car SalesChrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.
Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag RecallThe federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure -- and even kill -- a driver.
Chrysler Posts Strong Third Quarter ProfitChrysler posts $611 million in third quarter earnings, expects to make around $2.5 billion for full year.
Car And Truck Sales Show Strong--But Uneven--October GrowthChrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
Chrysler Recalls Over 566,000 Trucks, SUVsChrysler is recalling more than 566,000 SUVs and trucks because malfunctioning fuel heaters can cause fires, or a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
Chrysler Issues Recall For Nearly 907K Cars, SUVsChrysler is recalling nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars for failing alternators and heated power mirrors that can cause minor fires.
Truck Deals Help Boost US Auto Sales In SeptemberSeptember sales won't be as hot as August, the best month in eight years, but industry analysts still expect them to be strong.
Chrysler Recalls Nearly 350,000 Vehicles To Fix Ignition SwitchesIgnition switches can move out of position and potentially lead to the engine shutting off while driving and air bags not functioning.
Strong Labor Day Weekend Gives August Car Sales A BoostChrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.
US Safety Agency Offers Online Vehicle Recall CheckThe U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.