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Volvo banks on new era with debut of redesigned 2015 XC90

7:45 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014 | UPDATED: 8/26/14 12:30 pm ET -- adds details
Volvo, embarking on an ambitious new era, formally unveiled the redesigned XC90, a flagship SUV whose sales performance will help recast the Swedish brand's fortunes in the U.... Read More »

Ford's Quick Lane brand buys naming rights to Detroit bowl game

10:23 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014 | UPDATED: 8/26/14 12:04 pm ET - adds details
Ford's Quick Lane brand of dealership auto service centers will be sponsoring Detroit's new college football bowl game in December at Ford Field.... Read More »

Consumer Reports judges Ram 1500 EcoDiesel tops among half-ton pickups

11:44 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Consumer Reports says the hot-selling Ram 1500 EcoDiesel outscored competitors from Ford, General Motors, Toyota and Nissan to claim the magazine's...... Read More »

GM, Ford, Toyota and VW among automakers hit by antitrust penalties in India

4:21 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
India's antitrust regulator fined 14 carmakers a combined $420 million for stifling competition in the market for spare parts.... Read More »

Ex-Porsche CEO Wiedeking to be tried for VW share manipulation

6:29 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2014
Former Porsche CEO Wendelin Wiedeking must stand trial over the company's failed bid to use options to acquire Volkswagen, a Stuttgart appeals court...... Read More »

Ram makes a power move in heated rivalry with Ford Super Duty

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
The rivalry between Ford's venerable F series and Chrysler's hard-charging Ram truck brand is heating up again.... Read More »

VW will launch new Golf in 2017, report says

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Volkswagen plans to launch the eighth generation of its best-selling Golf hatchback in 2017, just five years after launching the current model, a...... Read More »

Matthew McConaughey will invite viewers to meet the Lincoln MKC

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Matthew McConaughey is collaborating with Ford's luxury brand to promote a very different kind of Lincoln: The 2015 MKC compact crossover.... Read More »

Search Optics purchases website rival DigiGo

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Search Optics, a growing provider of dealer websites and digital marketing services, last week said it purchased KPA's DigiGo division, formerly...... Read More »

Acura's new TLX assembly line: Twitter

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014
Acura has thrown down the social marketing gauntlet with a nifty new TLX launch campaign that lets the Twittersphere configure the premium sedan...... Read More »

Russian slump prompts GM to review timing of plant expansion

11:19 am U.S. ET | Aug. 22, 2014
General Motors is reviewing the timing of the expansion of its Russian plant because of a slump in the country's auto market.... Read More »

Cadillac considers moving some staff functions to Manhattan

1:39 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
Cadillac is considering adding or shifting some staff functions from Detroit to Manhattan, GM said today, as part of an effort to remake the brand's...... Read More »

Kia brings back hamsters for Soul EV ad campaign

12:49 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
Kia rolled out the new “fully charged” ad campaign for the Soul EV today, featuring Adam Levine's falsetto on the new Maroon 5 track...... Read More »

New 2015 Lincoln MKC ads star Matthew McConaughey

8:00 am U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
Lincoln has signed a multiyear endorsement contract with Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey that will begin in September with a series of spots...... Read More »

Acura TLX's new assembly line is on Twitter

5:25 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
Acura is advancing the social marketing spectrum with an interactive TLX launch campaign that allows Twitter users to build their own versions of the...... Read More »

GM cuts production in Russia as market slump continues

9:49 am U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
General Motors said it will reduce production at its plant in Russia, citing a continued slowdown of the country's auto market.... Read More »

Audi awards LG Chem pact for plug-in hybrid batteries

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
LG Chem says it will supply batteries for Audi's growing lineup of plug-in hybrids.... Read More »

Penske Media acquires Fairchild trade magazines from Conde Nast

7:40 am U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014
Penske Media, the Los Angeles-based publishing company founded by automotive heir Jay Penske, is acquiring Fairchild Fashion Media's trade magazines...... Read More »

Volvo swings to first-half profit on China, Europe gains

1:42 am U.S. ET | Aug. 20, 2014
Volvo swung to a profit in the first half of the year on the back of sharply rising sales in China and growth in Europe, which more than offset...... Read More »

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