General Motors is recalling 3.16 million vehicles for a defect similar tot he deadly ignition switch flaw.
Fiat's board has approved merger terms that will allow the Italian automaker to become a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V., a new company to be organized in the Netherlands.
Lincoln and GMC are the highest-rated brands in the 18th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards, and Mercedes-Benz S-Class posted the best overall score.
Porsche's return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans after a 16-year absence in the top category has made the race less predictable.
GM is recalling nearly 512,000 Canadian-built Chevrolet Camaro muscle cars from the 2010 to 2014 model years.
Ford is lowering its fuel economy estimates for six models, including the Fiesta subcompact and hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of the Fusion sedan.
Hyundai Motor marked the commercial debut of mass-produced hydrogen fuel cell cars in the U.S. on Tuesday with its limited-edition Tucson.
General Motors CEO Mary Barra will be back in front of Congress next week for more questions about how GM allowed a deadly defect in an ignition switch to go undisclosed for more than a decade.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, self-proclaimed hunter of California jobs, cruised through Sacramento in a Tesla after the Brown administration announced steps to persuade the car's maker to build a massive battery factory here.
Ford and Heinz are collaborating on replacing petrochemicals in plastic parts with sustainable materials made of tomato fibers.
Sales of the Volkswagen brand globally jumped 4 percent in May on demand in China and Western Europe and despite falling numbers in the U.S.
Elon Musk said Monday at the British launch of the Tesla Model S that he often thinks about building a car that can fly.
The era of big market share swings in the U.S. automotive industry are over, at least for the next four years, making the launch of each new car or truck even more important, said an analyst.
New vehicle sales are expected to rise nearly 7 percent this year, according to a new report from Kelley Blue Book.
A thorough review of General Motors' safety issues is nearing completion and hasn't turned up any more serious problems, CEO Mary Barra said Tuesday.