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Mustang’s 50th Anniversary Atop Empire State Building

AUTO SHOWS | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Michelle Miller reports from the observation deck of the Empire State Building, where a new Ford Mustang convertible is on display to celebrate a big anniversary for one of America’s most iconic cars.

Toyota’s $1.2 Billion Penalty Biggest for Any Automaker

AUTO SHOWS | Mar 24
Toyota will pay a record $1.2 billion penalty for lying to customers and U.S. regulators about problems with Toyota and Lexus vehicles that caused them to accelerate wildly.

A new Tesla all electric car is on display.

Ohio Auto Dealers Fight Tesla Over Sales Model

AUTO SHOWS | By Julie Carr Smyth | Mar 17
Ohio auto dealers are sparring with California-based automaker Tesla. Ohio is among states proposing to block Tesla from setting up additional direct-sales galleries on grounds they undercut traditional auto dealerships.

Highlights of The Geneva International Motor Show

AUTO SHOWS | Mar 13
Among the models carmakers were presenting at the Geneva show, a big focus was on connecting the car to the smartphone and making apps easier and safer to use. Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo are previewing Apple’s iPhone technology for cars this week.

Carmakers Bank on Small SUVs as Next Big Thing

AUTO SHOWS | By Colleen Barry | Mar 12
Carmakers are banking on the fast-growing demand for small SUVs to earn new customers in the U.S. and help turn around their businesses in Europe’s still-fragile market.

The new Volkswagen T-Roc, urban SUV concept car.

Small SUVs at the Geneva International Motor Show

AUTO SHOWS | Mar 11
Carmakers are banking on the fast-growing demand for small SUVs to earn new customers in the U.S. and help turn around their businesses in Europe’s still-fragile market.

The New Concept Car Ford Vignale is on display at the 84. Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland.

Geneva: Automakers Cast Wary Eye Toward Russia

AUTO SHOWS | By Colleen Barry, John Heilprin | Mar 10
Growing tensions over Ukraine have raised the specter of another slowdown in the European auto market, just as carmakers were beginning to count on a modest recovery from a six-year contraction.

Eye Candy :: Stunning Supercars at Geneva Motor Show

AUTO SHOWS | By John Heilprin | Mar 7
Dreaming is what most of us who lack the cash needed to buy a supercar can still afford to do. So when an auto show rolls around offering a look at some of the most stunning examples of auto art and engineering, it’s time to indulge.

The new concept car Sbarro Fleche Rouge is shown during the press day at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland.

Top 10 Carmakers Sitting on $221 Billion in Cash

AUTO SHOWS | By Colleen Barry | Mar 6
A new study shows that the top 10 global automakers amassed more than $221 billion (161 billion euros) in cash by the end of 2013 to invest in new products, strategic alliances and other growth strategies.

Officials view a sinkhole that opened up in the Skydome showroom at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.

Chevrolet to Oversee Restoring Sinkhole Corvettes

AUTO SHOWS | Feb 18
What Mother Earth devoured, Chevrolet plans to resurrect. The carmaker said Thursday it will oversee restoration of the classic cars swallowed by a huge sinkhole beneath the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky.

The crew of the DeltaWing DWC13 make adjustments during a pit stop at practice for the IMSA Series Rolex 24 hour auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.

DeltaWing Turning Heads, Laps at Daytona

AUTO SHOWS | By Mark Long | Jan 30
It’s been dubbed the "chrome missile," and even though it’s not the fastest Prototype entered in this weekend’s Rolex 24 at Daytona, it certainly could wreak havoc in the first race of the newly formed United SportsCar Championship.