US auto sales rise again in September

DETROIT (AP) – Americans found plenty of reasons to buy new cars in September, and that made auto sales a bright spot in the economy for yet another month. Sales rose for most automakers, led […]


Canada auto union 'very close' to Ford deal

TORONTO (AP) – The Canadian Auto Workers union says it is “very close” to reaching a deal with Ford as a midnight strike deadline looms with all three of Detroit’s automakers. CAW spokeswoman Shannon Devine […]


Pickup trucks drive US auto sales to 3-year high

DETROIT (AP) – After years of sputtering, sales of big pickups kicked into overdrive last month. Demand for full-size pickups jumped 16 percent, helping make August the strongest month for U.S. auto sales in three […]


U.S. car makers reporting August sales gains

DETROIT (AP) – The big U.S. car companies are all reporting sales gains for August. Ford says its sales rose 13 percent on strong demand for pickups and new SUVs. Sales of the F-Series pickup […]


Chrysler recalling Dodge Durangos to fix air bags

(AP) – Chrysler is recalling more than 1,400 Dodge Durango SUVs because the rear side air bags may not work in a crash. The company says in documents posted on the National Highway Traffic Safety […]