Ford is recalling about 390,000 cars because the doors may not latch properly and could open while the cars are in motion.
Last month Chevrolet Silverado sales were up 35 percent while GMC Sierra surged 19 percent. And, GMC has had impressive sales with its F-150.
February auto sales came up short as severe weather throughout the nation slowed showroom traffic.
By Jim Donovan: Ford is recalling nearly 205,000 vehicles to fix problems with the door latches. The recall involves 2010 to 2013 model years of the Ford Taurus and Lincoln MKS. Ford says a door […]
The US auto industry ended 2014 with a 6 percent sales increase and a seasonally adjusted annual sales rate just shy of 17 million units, the best since 2006.
Chrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.
The storybook ride of Hyundai and Kia hit a major speed bump recently when the companies got significant fines for overstating fuel-economy claims.
U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.
Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.
The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.
The new pickup should be in dealerships by late December.
Aluminum isn’t new to the auto industry, but this is the first time it will cover the entire body of such a high-volume vehicle.
Falling gas prices and consumer confidence in an improving economy are fueling robust growth in the US auto sector.
Vehicles recalled include various model years of the F-150, Flex, Transit, Transit Connect, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car.
Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.