Jul 3, 2013 Tesla wants to cut out the middleman and sell directly to consumers. But most states require car makers to sell through a dealer.
Jul 2, 2013 Consumers are expected to keep snapping up cars and trucks, due in part to the improving housing market.
Jun 3, 2013 U.S. auto sales are expected to show strong growth in May as Americans snap up new cars and switch to more fuel efficient models. It's great for the car companies, but the deals aren't as sweet for consumers.
May 31, 2013 Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the company plans to triple the size of its charging stations network.
May 28, 2013 Better Place, a company that aimed to solve the notorious electric car driving range problem, is going bust.
May 27, 2013 The company Better Place is liquidating, after a failed attempt to make electric cars with batteries to swap in and out. Problem is, e-vehicles are still expensive. And fossil fuel prices in the recent downturn have softened.
May 23, 2013 Ford Motor Company is calling it quits in Australia, after a nearly 90-year run. The U.S. automaker says it will shut down its two factories down under and halt production in 2016.
May 8, 2013 Luxury electric car maker Tesla is expected to report a profit on Wednesday. The profit comes not from the $100,000 cars, but from California Zero Emission Vehicle Credits that amount to thousands of dollars a car when resold to other car makers.
May 1, 2013 Bill Ford says he hopes his company will help develop public transportation in urban areas and get rid of the gridlock.
Apr 24, 2013 Jamie Kitman, New York editor of Automobile Magazine, has just completed driving a $240,000 McLaren sports car across the country. Along the way, he made a few pit stops with Marketplace Tech.