Category: Automotive

New no. 1. Ford sales top GM, Toyota

New no. 1. Ford sales top GM, Toyota

Toyota Motor reported a 9% drop in U.S. sales in February from a year ago as the Japanese automaker continued to suffer from recall problems. Meanwhile, rival Ford Motor vaulted ahead of Toyota and GM...

Will Toyota’s problems hurt Honda?

Will Toyota’s problems hurt Honda?

Toyota’s recall problems could hurt more than its own reputation. It may have damaged the valuable image of quality and dependability American buyers attribute to most Japanese car brands. Many assumed that Honda Motor (HMC)...

Auto sales: Weakness beyond Toyota

Auto sales: Weakness beyond Toyota

Toyota’stroubles are likely to get the most attention when automakers report February sales Tuesday. But the Japanese automaker’s pain isn’t likely to translate into big gains for its rivals. Sales tracker Edmunds.com forecasts U.S. market...