Is Mercedes-Benz Running out of Steam?
It's a great luxury-car brand. But there are more and more signs that it's falling behind rivals.
Nissan's Me-Too Move to Boost Profits
Luxury cars are a booming business -- and a hugely profitable one for big automakers. Several automakers have already moved to take advantage, and now Nissan says that it will join the crowd.
The DAX Hits the Gas as German Automakers Rev Up
Car sales increase around Europe, but are Germany's leading automakers good picks for investors?
When Will Tesla's Competitors Show Up?
Sales of Tesla's Model S have been strong. But huge competitors are looming -- and some are starting to head in Tesla's direction.
BMW's Sales Continue to Shine
The German automaker maker just posted its best April sales ever, as luxury cars continue to be a booming business around the world.
China's Latest White-Hot Boom Market
Western luxury goods of all kinds have taken off in China, and luxury cars are no exception. Here are the automakers poised to profit big from the latest Chinese gold rush.
GM Moves One Step Closer to Self-Driving Cars
GM's new "Smart Cruise" system isn't a self-driving car, exactly -- but it's one big step closer.
VW Wants Audi to Own America
Volkswagen broke ground this week on a massive new factory in Mexico. Its goal: to make Audi a much bigger deal in America.
GM Will Build More Cadillacs – in China
GM said this week that it had won approval for a big new Cadillac factory – in China. Here are the facts about GM's latest Chinese investment.
Is This the Real Source of Tesla's Profits?
Electric-car start-up Tesla Motors says it will report its first quarterly profit this week. But its sales are still tiny: Where is that money likely to be coming from?