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GM posts $1.38 billion Q3 net income on flat revenue

il y a 1 heure 42 min
General Motors' third-quarter net income rose to $1.38 billion, as stronger pricing in North America and record China sales helped offset weak demand in Russia and other troubled overseas markets.

Nissan expands Takata airbag recall by 260,000 units worldwide

il y a 2 heures 19 min
Nissan today expanded a global recall of cars using Takata-made airbags, which have been linked to four deaths in Honda cars.

Honda, after 5th Fit recall, appoints first quality czar; top execs take pay cut

il y a 2 heures 59 min
In an unprecedented move, Honda, announcing its fifth Fit recall in 12 months, appointed a quality czar to clamp down on problems. Senior executives will also take pay cuts for three months to take responsibility for the recall-plagued car.

Honda, in wake of 5th Fit recall, appoints first quality czar

il y a 2 heures 59 min
Honda, announcing its fifth Fit recall in just 12 months, has taken the unprecedented step of appointing its first quality czar to clamp down on the carmaker's problems. The latest recall did not include Fits in the U.S.

Hyundai's Q3 profit falls 29% on firmer currency, sluggish sales

il y a 4 heures 12 min
Hyundai posted a 29 percent fall in third-quarter net profit, the steepest decline in at least six quarters, hit by slowing sales growth and a stronger local currency, but said it expected earnings to bounce back in the fourth quarter.

Daimler profit rises in Q3 as Mercedes sales expand

il y a 6 heures 42 min
Daimler reported a 21 percent increase in third-quarter profit as deliveries of the top-of-the line Mercedes-Benz S class more than doubled.

UAW eyes bargaining rights at VW's Tenn. plant within a year

il y a 9 heures 26 min
The UAW hopes to be recognized as the exclusive bargaining agent for workers at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Chattanooga within a year, union President Dennis Williams said Wednesday.

NHTSA apologizes for mishandling Takata airbag recall information

23 oct. 2014 - 03:22
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's top official apologized late Wednesday for publishing inaccurate information in its Monday warning about defective Takata airbags that may explode and for technical glitches that made its recall...

UAW eyes bargaining rights at VW's Tenn. plant within a year

23 oct. 2014 - 01:05
The UAW hopes to be recognized as the exclusive bargaining agent for workers at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Chattanooga within a year, union President Dennis Williams said Wednesday.

U.S. prosecutors probe Takata over recalls

22 oct. 2014 - 23:00
The recall of some 7.8 million vehicles with faulty Takata airbags that may explode attracted additional federal scrutiny Wednesday, with prosecutors launching a probe into the Japanese supplier and a U.S.

Dealers fume over new Edmunds videos that spoof price haggling

22 oct. 2014 - 21:18
New YouTube ads from Edmunds.com have provoked a backlash. Some dealers say the four videos perpetuate stereotypes of dealers as unscrupulous bargainers. Edmunds says the ads are simply spoofs intended to show that customers dislike haggling.

Toyota says potential Mexico plant still far from approval

22 oct. 2014 - 21:05
Toyota, the last major carmaker without a high-volume assembly plant in Mexico, said the group assessing whether to build a factory there is far from getting clearance from top management.

Gentex reports 30% surge in Q3 net income

22 oct. 2014 - 18:46
Gentex, which makes a variety of automotive mirrors, cameras and electronic components, said today that its third quarter net income surged 30 percent from a year earlier, with total revenue jumping 22 percent.

Delphi explores sale of thermal unit for as much as $1 billion, report says

22 oct. 2014 - 18:25
Delphi Automotive, the former parts unit of General Motors, is exploring a sale of a business that makes heating and cooling systems for cars, and will seek as much as $1 billion for the unit, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg.

BMW to lower mpg ratings on 4 Mini Cooper models

22 oct. 2014 - 16:57
BMW is lowering the estimated fuel economy labels on four 2014 Mini Cooper models after tests by the EPA, the agency said today.

Valeo's Q3 sales rise 10% on fuel-saving technologies

22 oct. 2014 - 14:00
French supplier Valeo said third-quarter sales rose 10 percent to 3.06 billion euros ($3.9 billion), boosted by demand for its fuel-saving technologies.

Federal-Mogul posts Q3 loss on restructuring costs; revenue up 11%

22 oct. 2014 - 13:38
Federal-Mogul reported a third-quarter net loss Wednesday because of restructuring and relocation costs.

Federal-Mogul posts Q3 loss on moving, restructuring costs, but revenue up 11%

22 oct. 2014 - 13:38
Federal-Mogul reported a third-quarter net loss Wednesday because of restructuring and relocation costs.

Has the Hyundai Sonata lost its mojo after redesign?

22 oct. 2014 - 12:50
The revamped Sonata sedan was supposed to help Hyundai Motor Co. reverse sluggish sales, but the car described by some critics as a bland substitute for its popular predecessor is off to a slow start in the key U.S. market.

List of 7.8 million vehicles involved in the Takata airbag recalls

22 oct. 2014 - 11:50
Owners of the following vehicles are being urged to act immediately on recalls involving potentially defective airbags made by Takata, according to a corrected list distributed late Tuesday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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