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The Greenest Car Of 2012 Is...

Posted 02.09.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Networks' Melissa Hincha-Ownby: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has published its 14th annual Green...

Anna Staver

Opponents Of Alabama Immigration Law Seek Allies In Business Sector | Anna Staver | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Opponents of Alabama's contested immigration law are asking local manufacturers of Mercedes-Benz, Honda and Hyundai cars to help them pu...

Chrysler Reports First Yearly Profit In More Than A Decade

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business

DETROIT — Higher sales of Jeeps and other new vehicles propelled Chrysler to its first annual net income since 1997, capping a pivotal turnaroun...

BMW Tops Mercedes As Most Popular Luxury Auto Brand

Posted 01.05.2012 | Business

BMW grabbed the top spot in the U.S. luxury auto market in 2011, edging out Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz brand, as both German automakers took advan...

Small Claims Suit Could Cost Honda $2 Billion

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 03.04.2012 | Business

TORRANCE, Calif. — A Los Angeles woman who expected her hybrid Honda Civic to be a high-mileage machine wants the automaker to pay for not deliv...

Chrysler And China Drive Auto Market

Steve Parker | Posted 02.26.2012 | Business
Steve Parker

What were the biggest automotive stories of 2011? There were certainly plenty to choose from. But the top story of the year is the resurgence of Chrysler.

Honda Recalls 304,000 Vehicles For Air-Bag Problem

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 01.31.2012 | Business

TOKYO — Honda Motor Co. is recalling 304,000 vehicles globally for air-bags that may inflate with too much pressure in a crash, send metal and p...

Honda Under Water After Thai Floods

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 01.10.2012 | World

TOKYO -- Honda manager Hideto Maehara has swapped his car for a rubber boat to reach the company's auto plant north of the Thai capital. A month after...

Robot Now Smarter, Faster, More Helpful In Nuclear Crisis

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 01.08.2012 | Technology

WAKO, Japan -- Honda's human-shaped robot can now run faster, balance itself on uneven surfaces, hop on one foot and pour a drink. Some of its technol...

Why Was It So Hard To Say Goodbye To A Car?

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.01.2012 | Women
Holly Robinson

Yes, I know it sounds stupid, but I cried all afternoon over selling a car. There I stood, weeping as if someone had just dumped my new Porsche into a river.

Honda Chief Financial Officer: 'To Put It Bluntly, We're In A Really Tough Spot'

Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

TOKYO (Chang-Ran Kim) - Honda Motor Co withdrew its annual earnings guidance in an unusual move on Monday due to uncertainty surrounding currency ...

WATCH: What Happens When Your Car Hits 1 Million Miles?

AP | Posted 12.24.2011 | Fifty

SACO, Maine -- A Maine man and his car are celebrating a million-mile milestone. Joe LoCicero (luh-SISS'-er-oh) was given a 2012 Honda Accord at a pa...

From Icebergs to Autos, Effects of the Japan Earthquake Are Long-Lasting

John Bates | Posted 10.09.2011 | Business
John Bates

Over 70 percent of organizations recorded at least one supply chain disruption in 2010. The earthquake and its long-lasting aftershocks to global supply chains have prompted a complete rethink in supply chain management.

Cannes IAF: Top Winners In Film Since 2000

Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is taking place this week, celebrating the best and brightest minds of the advertising industry ...

Honda Profits Set To Plunge By Over Three-Fifths

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 08.14.2011 | Business

TOKYO -- Honda's profit for the fiscal year through March 2012 is expected to plunge 63.5 percent as vehicles sales slipped amid a parts shortage caus...

Japanese Automakers' Production Cut Nearly In Half In April

AP | Posted 07.27.2011 | Business

TOKYO -- Japanese automakers' global vehicle production plunged in April, especially in Japan where supplier plants were destroyed by the March 11 ear...

Silver Buckshot

Terry Tamminen | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Terry Tamminen

Wars in the Middle East and oil rig blowouts in the Gulf have given us gasoline in the range of $4 to $5/gallon. Growing concerns over asthma-inducing...

Friday Talking Points [163] -- The Ads Just Write Themselves

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Something the media largely missed in the midst of multiple budgetary battles this week was the fact that this is what bipartisanship looks like.

Auto Union Grows For First Time In Years

Reuters | Posted 05.31.2011 | Business

DETROIT - United Auto Workers membership rose for the first time in six years in 2010, helped by a recovering U.S. auto industry and expanding to ...

Amy Lee

Stalled Japanese Car Production Ripples Through Global Auto Industry | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As Japanese automakers recover from damages sustained in the earthquake and tsunami, effects of the stalls in production have already begun to spread ...

Japanese Automakers Search For Alternative Suppliers Post-Quake

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TOKYO — Japan's major automakers are trying to find alternative parts suppliers to replace those knocked out of action by the colossal earthquake la...

Automakers Extend Factory Shutdowns In Japan

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Japanese auto companies on Wednesday extended shutdowns of car-assembly plants affected by the country's devastating earthquake and...

UAW In Talks To Unionize Other U.S. Auto Plants

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers has had preliminary private discussions with some nonunion automakers about organizing U.S. plants as it ...

Season of Hardship Connects Struggling Workers in Two Worlds

Michelle Chen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michelle Chen

Those toys and gadgets that we wishfully spent our savings on may have made the holidays a little more bearable. But remember that that they're symbols of other aspirations, too.

Consumer Reports Names Honda, Toyota Most Reliable Cars

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — The most problem-free cars and trucks are made by Honda and Toyota, but U.S. automakers Ford and General Motors are closing the gap in...