Category Archives: Best Cars

Nissan, Ford, Honda sales rise on strong truck volume; GM, Toyota, FCA decline


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Ford, Nissan and Honda posted U.S. sales increases in May while General Motors, Toyota and FCA fell as the industry flirted with its first monthly sales gain of the year. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Fields tried to fire Hinrichs before being ousted from Ford


by Sherlock77 (James) Days before his May 19 ouster as CEO of Ford, Mark Fields was proposing to fire his top lieutenant, Joe Hinrichs, in an effort to relieve some of the pressure he was facing from a skeptical board of directors, Automotive News has learned. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Shootout at Texas dealership kills 3


by Broken Window Theory A shooting last night at a Nissan dealership in the Dallas region left three people dead, a local NBC television affiliate reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Focus, Fiesta owners sue Ford over faulty Powershift transmissions


by Benoit cars Nearly 7,000 Fiesta and Focus owners are suing Ford over defective PowerShift transmissions in some small cars, a problem that has plagued the automaker for years. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Quebec incentives cover used Nissan Leafs, including U.S. ones


by Sherlock77 (James) Used Nissan Leafs from the U.S. could migrate north to take advantage of an incentive program offered by Canada’s Quebec province and embraced by Nissan North America. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Will Facebook be the next big thing in online used-car ads?


by *Ken Lane* Facebook has the potential to be a major force in used-car sales with a new feature called Marketplace, which eases concerns about dealing with strangers. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed