Volkswagen's CEO said the company is tackling its problems in the wake of a leadership struggle and promised progress on lowering costs and raising profitability.
The U.S. trade deficit in March jumped to the highest level in more than six years as a small increase in exports was swamped by a flood of imports from autos to cellphones.
Auto sales heated up in April as Fiat Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Nissan and Toyota all reported U.S. gains. Here's a list of the top-selling cars.
General Motors will invest $174 million in its Fairfax plant in Kansas City, Kansas, to pay for new equipment and technology to produce the 2016 Malibu, company officials announced Monday.
Employees at an Alabama auto parts plant signed a petition calling for the departure of the United Auto Workers, the latest episode in a contentious union organizing fight.
Orders to U.S. factories rose in March for the first time since last July, breaking a long stretch of weakness in manufacturing.
General Motors is knocking nearly $1,200 off the price of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid car.
Dow Chemical will cut about 3 percent of its global workforce as it prepares to break off a significant part of its chlorine operations in a deal announced earlier this year with Olin Corp.
U.S. safety regulators have rejected a Rhode Island man's request for an investigation into low-speed unintended acceleration problems with Toyota Corolla compact cars.
Dean Foods will place all of its regional milk labels under one brand as part of a move to boost its business and tout the quality of its product.
Democratic lawmakers will again seek an increase in the nation's minimum wage for the first time since 2009.
Manufacturing in China barely grew in April, continuing sluggish recent performance in the world's second biggest economy.
Hot sales of small and midsize SUVs drove auto sales higher last month as General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported U.S. sales gains.
The company on the leading edge of electric car manufacturing this week officially entered the world of large-scale batteries for homes and businesses.
A South Korean company accused of stealing trade secrets involving Kevlar technology has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges and settled separate civil litigation filed by the DuPont Co., officials said Thursday.
A bipartisan group of senators this week introduced legislation targeting so-called "patent trolls."
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is expanding a recall of small and midsize cars to fix door latches that may not stay closed.
Problems with a component of the Apple Watch could exacerbate a shortage of the much-hyped wearable technology.
General Motors Canada says it will cut about 1,000 positions from its Oshawa manufacturing operations this year.
A top labor union this week named North Dakota as the nation's most dangerous state for workers for the third consecutive year.