Volkswagen says it will appoint Matthias Mueller as its new chief executive following the departure of Martin Winterkorn in an emissions cheating scandal.
An iconic automaker gets caught trying to cheat emission standards and a leading fast-food burrito roller introduces a new fast-casual concept.
Hyundai is recalling nearly a half-million midsize cars in the U.S. to replace key engine parts because a manufacturing problem could cause them to fail.
VW will name Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller as its chief executive as it tries to recover from a scandal over its rigging of U.S. vehicle emissions tests.
Anger at Volkswagen is being echoed by private dealers, auto wholesalers and owners across the U.S. as fallout from VW's smog test trickery mounts.
VW CEO Martin Winterkorn resigns, taking responsibility for the German carmaker's rigging of emissions tests in the biggest scandal in its 78-year history.
Stocks fell Tuesday, dragged down by investor uncertainty over when the Fed will raise interest rates and a drop in commodities shares.
VW will dismiss CEO Martin Winterkorn, after the carmaker admitted to cheating U.S. vehicles emissions tests, a German newspaper reports.
Volkswagen shares lose around $16.9 billion in value after revelations that the German carmaker rigged U.S. emissions tests for about 500,000 diesel cars.
The EPA orders Volkswagen to fix nearly 500,000 VW and Audi diesel cars that the agency said are intentionally violating clean air laws.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 1.5 million Ram trucks to fix problems with side-impact and driver's air bags.
Toyota is investing $50 million with Stanford University and MIT in hopes of gaining an edge in an accelerating race to phase out human drivers.
Nissan is recalling nearly 300,000 Versa and Versa Note vehicles to adjust a console panel that could catch the driver's shoe and slow braking efforts.
Overall U.S. auto sales were expected to drop 3 percent in August compared to a year ago, even as Ford and Chrysler's sales climbed during the month.
Fiat Chrysler recalls 206,668 Jeep Cherokee sports utility vehicles because the windshield wipers can stop working unexpectedly.
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.
Volkswagen is recalling about 420,000 cars in the United States to fix a fault that could prevent air bags from deploying.
Discount Tire and America's Tire chains are recalling nearly 80,000 light truck and SUV replacement tires because the tread can separate.
Mazda is recalling its biggest SUV to fix suspension parts that can rust and come loose, causing a loss of steering control.
Summer deals and big demand for SUVs and luxury cars kept auto sales strong in July, with sales of new vehicles expected to rise to nearly 1.5 million.
Ford reported second-quarter earnings that handily beat expectation on continued strength of North American sales, led by its popular F-150 pickup truck.
Regulators are investigating inflators made by ARC Automotive that went into about 420,000 older Chrysler minivans and another 70,000 Kia Optima sedans.
GM s recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs mainly in North America because the rear power lift gates can suddenly fall and hit people.
Honda says it is recalling about 4.5 million more cars globally to replace air bag inflators made by supplier Takata.
Jaguar Land Rover is recalling about 65,000 SUVs in the U.S. because the doors may not latch properly and could open while being driven.
The U.S. Toyota executive arrested in Japan last month on suspicion of drug law violations is expected to be released Wednesday without being prosecuted
Julie Hamp, Toyota's most senior female executive, has resigned following her arrest in Japan on suspicion of drug law violations, the automaker says.