Aug 1, 2012 Chrysler's sales surge and buoy Fiat, the company that rescued it. The reversal reflects the relative strength of the U.S. economy over Europe.
Aug 1, 2012 Chrysler says this morning it sold more cars this July than it has in five years. Volkswagen and Nissan also reported stronger U.S. sales numbers. Expect consistent sales for the coming year as reliable models like the Honda Accord come in high volumes in 2012.
Jul 31, 2012 The lending market for vehicle loans has softened, helping to drive car sales. Some lenders are even courting subprime borrowers.
Jun 12, 2012 When the government divests more than 500 million shares of General Motors, stock acquired in the bailout deal could affect the price.
May 23, 2012 Six years ago, Ford lost billions when SUV sales stalled. It borrowed billions, and put up factories and its famous trademark as collateral. After a major restructuring, the automaker has earned an investment-grade rating from Moody's.
May 22, 2012 The carmaker survived the recession by selling all its assets back in 2006, and now it's able to get it all back.
May 16, 2012 Vice President Biden is in Ohio to tell voters the bailouts brought back jobs to the state.
May 8, 2012 Toyota partnered with high-end electric carmaker Tesla to unveil the new RAV4 EV in Los Angeles today. Surprisingly, sales expectations are low.
May 1, 2012 Auto workers' cushy health benefits and pensions were once the envy of the working world. Now those workers are just like everyone else.
Oct 31, 2012 FIAT's profit report came out today and it shows that the Chrysler group generated its biggest profit since its 2009 bankruptcy. A lot of Chryslers are selling in the U.S. more than compensating for quieter showrooms in Europe, where the financial crisis has been dampening things.