Automotive

Rumble Seat

Americans’ love of SUVs has set off a weird aspirational gigantism—and the redesigned Chevy Tahoe is a glaring example. But, says Dan Neil, unless you’re transporting a soccer team, steer clear.

Logistics Report

Cargo ships and cruise liners are being scrapped in growing numbers as operators hit by the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic look to turn their unemployed vessels into cash by selling them into the recycling market.

Autos Industry

Electric-truck startup Nikola reported wider losses in the third-quarter, a tumultuous period in which company executives came under pressure to respond to questions about the legitimacy of its business.

Autos Industry

GM is looking to bolster its engineering and software-development ranks by recruiting new employees, the latest auto maker to bulk up on tech talent as competition with Silicon Valley intensifies for the future automobile.

Autos Industry

Auto sales in China rose for a fourth straight month in October, as the country’s rebound from the coronavirus pandemic gained momentum.

Autos Industry

Japanese car makers more than double their profit forecasts as recovery from the pandemic picks up the pace, getting a bigger share of the Chinese market in recent months.

Autos Industry

Toyota raised its full-year operating profit estimate by nearly $8 billion, adding its name to the list of big car makers benefiting from an upsurge in Chinese and American demand for vehicles.

Rumble Seat

Long considered one of the “coolest” cars Americans can’t buy, the RS 6 Avant is finally coming to the U.S. Equal parts family wagon and performance machine, it was well worth the wait, says Dan Neil.

Autos Industry

Rental-car companies, crushed by a collapse in bookings at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, are now getting a lift from rising used-car prices and more people looking to travel by car.

Autos Industry

The U.S. auto industry, hobbled this spring by the Covid-19 crisis, has bounced back stronger and faster than many expected with some companies reporting record profits in the third quarter.

Autos Industry

Auto makers have spent decades developing hydrogen fuel cells as a green alternative for cars with little to show for it. Now, they are shifting their attention to the trucking industry.