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U.S. sales rise 5.3% as wintry weather takes toll
8:00 am U.S. ET | March 3 | UPDATED: 3/3/15 5:30 pm ET - adds details
Toyota and Subaru joined a handful of smaller automakers in posting double-digit U.S. sales increases for February as severe winter weather crimped demand more than analy ...

Viewing the 2015 Detroit show through a designer's eyes
12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 26
To get a read on the visual appeal of this year's Detroit auto show, we sought a designer's perspective on the Ford GT, Chevy Bolt and Infiniti Q60. ...

Pencils join the buggy whip
7:10 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 24

At Helion Automotive Technologies -- "you sell the cars," they "manage the computers" -- a stylus and touchpad replace canvas, brush and palette.

North of U.S. border, big dealer groups emerge on 2 fronts
11:00 am U.S. ET | Jan. 24
The United States generates far more new-vehicle sales than its northern neighbor, but Canada is looking more like America in one area: Dealer groups are getting bigger. ...

Hugs and applause for another Bush
7:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 23

Delegates exit the opening general session after hearing former Florida governor Jeb Bush address the group and signal he's seriously considering running for ...

Industry's rising chorus: Timing is everything
6:27 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 22
Dealers spoke. NADA listened. So this year's convention started a day earlier, to get you home for the entire last-week-of-the-month sales push. ...

Tale of the tape
3:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13

A journalist measures the cargo area of the redesigned Audi Q7, with the third-row seats folded down.


Driving the point home
11:30 am U.S. ET | Jan. 12

While BMW of North America CEO Ludwig Willisch sees some value in autonomous vehicles, he noted Monday: "A BMW is chosen because people want to have fun getti ...

Future and past
8:53 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11

GM product development chief Mark Reuss, left, and his father, Lloyd, share the Buick stand after the unveiling of the Avenir sedan on Sunday. ...

Infiniti's new chief
5:47 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11

Former BMW exec Roland Krueger has made his way to Detroit during his first few days on the job as

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