| May 6, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles wants to turn Jeep into a global brand and bring Alfa Romeo back to the U.S. as part of an aggressive five-year plan unveiled Tuesday.
The company is working to meld Auburn Hills, Mich.-based Chrysler Group with Turin, Italy-...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Toyota Motor Corp. will recall more than 6 million vehicles worldwide to fix a variety of problems, including a wiring issue that might disable airbags and a glitch that could trigger the driver’s seat in some cars to suddenly shift.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Toyota Motor Corp. says it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance, Calif., to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years.
The move, announced Monday, will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Don’t look now, Southern California, but not only did we just lose Toyota to Texas, we did so in part because we’re not, gulp, manly enough.
Toyota announced Monday that it planned to consolidate many of its North American operations at a...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Toyota Motor Corp. said it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years.
The move will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,000 positions in its financial...
| Apr 30, 2014
Re "Toyota to move from Torrance to Texas," April 28
Joining Occidental Petroleum, Toyota Motor Corp. is the latest company to flee the high taxes and onerous regulations of California, taking thousands of good-paying jobs with it. Meanwhile, in...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:53 PM
Toyota Motor Corp.'s move to Texas will mean the transfer of 3,000 marketing and finance jobs from its sprawling Torrance campus to a new North American headquarters.
The shift, announced Monday, is part of a strategy to consolidate corporate management...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Cars and light-duty trucks for the 2012 model year exceeded new federal standards for fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
The 2012 fleet averages 23.6 miles per gallon, up...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:21 AM
BOSTON (Reuters) - An ignition switch defect linked to deadly crashes and mounting recalls is raising anxiety in General Motors Co showrooms, according to dealers who are fielding more calls from customers concerned about the safety of GM cars.
| May 2, 2014
| 2:21 PM
In his first public remarks on the shift of 3,000 Toyota Motor Corp. jobs from California to Texas, Gov. Jerry Brown chalked up the loss on Friday to “the creative destruction of capitalism.”
“I put the emphasis on creative,”...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Republicans should read this carefully: Businesses are not running away from California. ("Was Toyota driven out of California? Not so fast," May 1)
Wal-Mart, which realized several years ago that it could no longer adequately service its California...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:55 AM
(Reuters) - Most of the midsize SUVs did not fare well in a new small overlap front-crash test conducted by an influential U.S. safety group, in yet another jolt to the industry already shaken by safety concerns.
Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain from...