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Warren Harding becomes the first president-elect to ride to his inauguration in a motor car, on March 4, 1921.
Light-vehicle sales in the United States dropped more than 2 percent in February as most major automakers posted declines and the market continued to cool.
The Subaru 360, the first line of vehicles produced by Fuji Heavy Industries, the parent company of Subaru, debuts on March 3, 1958, in Japan.
Italian industrialist Ferruccio Lamborghini,who founded the eponymous luxury car company that produced some of the fastest, most expensive and sought-after sports cars in the world, died on Feb. 20, 1993, at age 76.
The last Prowler is produced by DaimlerChrysler on Feb. 15, 2002, in Detroit. The aluminum-intensive Prowler first appeared at the 1993 Detroit auto show as a concept.
Lexus introduces the
A jumble of factors now in play could turn light-vehicle sales in any which direction. Is it time to kiss the good times hello?
Cadillac's newest crossover, the XT4, will make its world debut in the Big Apple next month as part of the New York auto show.
U.S. light-vehicle sales rose 1.2 percent in January with higher incentives and light-truck demand luring consumers even as severe cold temperatures across large swaths of the country put a chill in some showroom traffic.
Honda is resurrecting the Passport nameplate for a new crossover to be slotted between the CR-V and Pilot, according to people familiar with the plans.
Isuzu Motors, in a rare move by a Japanese automaker, on Jan. 30, 2008, says it will exit the U.S. light-vehicle market, effective Jan. 31, 2009.
The Opel brothers acquire Friedrich Lutzmann's motor car plant and begin production of the "Opel Patent Motor Car, System Lutzmann" in Ruesselsheim, Germany, on Jan. 21, 1899.
PSA plans to bring electrified options to its full car and light-truck lineup by 2025, joining other automakers in pledging to widely deploy partial or fully electric powertrains to lower emissions, CEO Carlos Tavares said...
The BMW Concept X7 was supposed to make its Detroit auto show debut this week but "the SUV was damaged while in transport to Detroit by truck," a BMW spokeswoman said Tuesday.
Toyota's 2009 Venza crossover sedan is introduced Jan. 14, 2008, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Mercedes-Benz is heralding the debut of the
FCA will invest more than $1 billion to modernize a Michigan plant to produce the Ram Heavy Duty pickup, which will be shifted from Mexico.
The Honda Model X concept -- a preview of the boxy Element, a crossover based on a modified CR-V platform and aimed mostly at young men in their 20s -- debuted on Jan.
U.S. new light-vehicle sales slipped 5 percent in December and dipped 1.8 percent to 17.
Honda is resurrecting the Insight nameplate -- a five-passenger gasoline-electric hybrid sedan with a new profile-- to be slotted above the Civic and will show a prototype at the 2018 Detroit auto show.
Honda is resurrecting the Insight nameplate -- a five-passenger gasoline-electric hybrid sedan with a new profile-- to be slotted above the Civic. It will be in Canadian showrooms in late 2018.
President Lyndon Johnson signs the Clean Air Act on Dec.
Auto sales, behind strong results at Nissan, Ford and Honda, rose to 1,399,640 in November -- a record for the month -- exceeding most forecasts and driven by light-truck demand and fatter deals.
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