Special Reports

INDUSTRY REDESIGNED

INDUSTRY REDESIGNED

A new auto industry is forming, triggered by a reimagining of the vehicle itself. How will it all shake out?

-- Nov 10, 2017
PROJECT XX

PROJECT XX

Is sexism dead in the car business? Nope, not even close.

-- Oct 23, 2017
ELECTRIC MOMENTUM

ELECTRIC MOMENTUM

Dramatic advances in EV development don't often make big headlines. But they haven't escaped the notice of the industry's big players, which have been waiting for this moment to arrive.

-- Oct 2, 2017
SIX-FIGURE PICKUP

SIX-FIGURE PICKUP

A new era is dawning for luxury-class pickups as Detroit goes searching for a price ceiling.

-- Oct 2, 2017
2017 VS. 2007

2017 VS. 2007

After a tumultuous decade of desperation and prosperity, the U.S. auto market of 2017 bears only a passing resemblance to the one that preceded the Great Recession.

-- Oct 2, 2017
GM'S IT TRANSFORMATION

GM'S IT TRANSFORMATION

Randy Mott built General Motors' in-house IT team from virtually nothing. Now he must unlock the potential of the operation.

-- Sep 20, 2017
FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

Some of he eye-catching models at this year's show will never turn up at a dealership, or stop for gasoline.

-- Sep 18, 2017
MARKETING INSIGHT

MARKETING INSIGHT

From Aston's plans beyond Bond to Kia's Saad Chehab.

-- Sep 18, 2017
FACES OF FRAUD

FACES OF FRAUD

As identity thieves prey on auto finance, lenders and dealers are striking back.

-- Sep 11, 2017
SUCCESSION PLANS

SUCCESSION PLANS

With many minority dealers nearing retirement and inexperienced at succession planning, ensuring their heirs can take over is about more than just carrying on the family legacy.

-- Sep 11, 2017
HURRICANE IRMA

HURRICANE IRMA

Coverage of Hurricane Irma's path through the United States.

-- Sep 9, 2017
HURRICANE HARVEY

HURRICANE HARVEY

Hurricane Harvey potentially having damaged 1 million vehicles in Houston.

-- Sep 4, 2017
2016 EXECUTIVE PAY RANKING

2016 EXECUTIVE PAY RANKING

Elon Musk towered over the highest paid CEOs at publicly traded U.S. automotive companies last year.

-- Jul 10, 2017
HYUNDAI'S FUMBLE

HYUNDAI'S FUMBLE

Bobbled kickoff, escalating cost of NFL sponsorship weigh on marketing team

-- Jul 10, 2017
KEY SAFETY TAKES OVER

KEY SAFETY TAKES OVER

Key Safety CEO Jason Luo studied the idea of taking over his much larger rival Takata for years. Now he's done it.

-- Jul 3, 2017
BODY-ON-FRAME

BODY-ON-FRAME

Think body-on-frame trucks are relics of the past? Nope. They're wildly popular, and profitable.

-- Jun 26, 2017
ELECTRIC CHOICE

ELECTRIC CHOICE

Smart dealers have a decision to make: Stick with a shrunken, EV-only brand, or give up?

-- Jun 19, 2017
DEALER LEGENDS

DEALER LEGENDS

Stopping by to see the luminaries of American car retailing

-- Jun 5, 2017
CAN R2-D2 CHANGE OIL?

CAN R2-D2 CHANGE OIL?

Robotics could transform the service lane, but hefty price tag may hinder progress

-- Jun 5, 2017
FORD MANAGEMENT CHANGE

FORD MANAGEMENT CHANGE

Ford replaces Mark Fields with Jim Hackett in a surprise management shake-up.

-- May 29, 2017
THE RACING ISSUE

THE RACING ISSUE

This issue celebrates the passion of engineers, executives and dealers who climb into the cockpit.

-- May 22, 2017
MEXICO'S MODEL CITY

MEXICO'S MODEL CITY

A model city rises in Mexico next to an Audi plant, but who will live there?

-- May 2, 2017
2017 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

2017 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

Another wave of new and redesigned SUVs and crossovers shared the spotlight at the New York auto show.

-- Apr 13, 2017
WHO RUNS THE STORE?

WHO RUNS THE STORE?

Proliferating automaker incentives to dealers are changing the retail business model -- and giving automakers increasing control of dealership operations.

-- Apr 10, 2017
2017 RISING STARS

2017 RISING STARS

The industry has increased its reliance on the young and the gifted.

-- Apr 3, 2017
F&I SALES ONLINE

F&I SALES ONLINE

How should the industry prepare for online F&I transactions? What are the challenges it faces in creating a compliant and profitable online financing experience?

-- Mar 13, 2017
NEW TECH, NEW TALENT

NEW TECH, NEW TALENT

The industry is scrambling to find engineers for self-driving programs.

-- Mar 6, 2017
MILLENNIALS BUY CARS, TOO

MILLENNIALS BUY CARS, TOO

During the past decade, many doubted millennials' desire to ever own a vehicle. Not anymore.

-- Feb 27, 2017
GHOSN STEPS DOWN

GHOSN STEPS DOWN

As Carlos Ghosn hands over the CEO title at an increasingly powerful Nissan Motor Co., Hiroto Saikawa will have to tackle several lingering weak points.

-- Feb 22, 2017
PSA OPEL TIE-UP

PSA OPEL TIE-UP

GM, looking for a way out of Europe, is in talks with PSA Group that could lead to a sale of Opel.

-- Feb 14, 2017
DEALERS LEARNING HOW TO HIRE

DEALERS LEARNING HOW TO HIRE

Few dealers are trained in how to hire, but as more face up to the enormity of their employee-retention challenges, they are starting to look for help.

-- Jan 30, 2017
2017 NADA CONVENTION

2017 NADA CONVENTION

Auto industry leaders say the industry is within a year or two of being able to complete an entire vehicle transaction online.

-- Jan 27, 2017
NADA 100

NADA 100

The National Automobile Dealers Association celebrates its 100th anniversary, and we marked the achievement with a special section.

-- Jan 23, 2017
TOYOTA'S FIVE CONTINENTS DRIVE

TOYOTA'S FIVE CONTINENTS DRIVE

Toyota's seven-year quest to make 'ever better' more than just a motto

-- Jan 2, 2017
COOKING WITH CUMMINS

COOKING WITH CUMMINS

Diesel-maker Cummins Inc. is trying a new approach to tackle one of the business world's knottiest problems - the skyrocketing cost of U.S. health care.

-- Dec 26, 2016
60 STEERING AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

60 STEERING AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

Automotive News' list of leaders developing autonomous vehicles.

-- Dec 19, 2016
TALK FROM THE TOP

TALK FROM THE TOP

Our latest series of interviews with industry chiefs.

-- Nov 14, 2016
BUY A CAR, GET A VACATION

BUY A CAR, GET A VACATION

An Automotive News editor in the U.S. stumbles across BMW's European Delivery program and sets out to personally discover one of the best retail experiences, ever.

-- Nov 6, 2016
DEALERS SQUEEZED OUT

DEALERS SQUEEZED OUT

Regardless of geography, market size or franchise, many dealers with a single point or a small group find they must either become bigger or sell.

-- Oct 31, 2016
WHAT'S IN THE PRODUCT PIPELINE

WHAT'S IN THE PRODUCT PIPELINE

The future Product Pipeline allows you to stay up to date on current and new brand products, along with changes and other features.

-- Jul 18, 2016
VW DIESEL EMISSION SCANDAL

VW DIESEL EMISSION SCANDAL

Volkswagen's admission to the EPA kicked off events that would cripple the VW brand in the U.S. and plunge the company into a crisis

-- Sep 18, 2015
INDUSTRY ON TRIAL

INDUSTRY ON TRIAL

Sergio Marchionne says the auto industry is broken. Is he right?

-- Sep 8, 2015
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