A big, beautiful SUV, built like a sports saloon

A big, beautiful SUV, built like a sports saloon

Image: Mazda Mazda has had luxury ambitions before for some time now. Redesigning the CX-5 and Mazda3 showcase the brand’s know-how – both are great vehicles to drive, with interiors that are surprisingly stylish. Those up-market moves continue with the all-new 2024 Mazda CX-90 seen here. It seems like we’ve been speculating and to get … Read more

Ask Ford, General Motors in focus during earnings reports

Ask Ford, General Motors in focus during earnings reports

Visitors view a Ford Mustang Mach-E GT during opening day of the 2022 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) in New York on Friday, April 15, 2022. Jeenah Maan | Bloomberg | Getty Images DETROIT – Let’s talk about pricing power. At least, General engines and Ford engine will likely do so this week as … Read more

Ford is lowering the price of the EV Mustang Mach-E, following Tesla’s cuts

Ford is lowering the price of the EV Mustang Mach-E, following Tesla’s cuts

People visit Ford’s Mustang Mach-E all-electric SUV at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, United States, November 22, 2019. Xinhua via Getty Images DETROIT — Ford engine increases production and lowers prices of its electric Mustang Mach-E crossover, weeks after market leader Tesla announced similar plans for its EVs. The Detroit automaker … Read more

Renault is downsizing Nissan’s stake as the automakers rethink their decades-long alliance

Renault is downsizing Nissan’s stake as the automakers rethink their decades-long alliance

The Renault and Nissan car logos are displayed during the Brussels Motor Show on January 9, 2020 in Brussels. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images) Kenzo Tribouillard | Afp | Getty Images Car giants Renault and Nissan agreed on Monday to restructure their decades-long alliance, in a move that will see Renault transfer 28.4% … Read more

Surgery for weight loss extends lives, Utah study finds

Surgery for weight loss extends lives, Utah study finds

Most bariatric surgery today is done via laparoscopy, said Ted Adams, the study’s lead author. (Portra, Getty Images) Estimated reading time: 7-8 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Weight loss surgery reduces the risk of premature death, especially from obesity-related conditions such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease, according to a new 40-year study of nearly … Read more

Electric car manufacturers are working to fit car dealerships into their plans for the future

Electric car manufacturers are working to fit car dealerships into their plans for the future

Customers in protective masks view the interior of a vehicle for sale at a Ford Motor Co. dealership in Colma, California, February 1, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images DETROIT — As automakers chase Tesla-like profits on new EVs, they’re faced with an existential question: How can franchised car dealerships best be … Read more

Tesla stock jumps 11% to its best week in a decade

Tesla stock jumps 11% to its best week in a decade

The share of Tesla Inc. extended its rally on Friday, pushing weekly gains to nearly 35% as investors cheered the EV maker’s earnings and CEO Elon Musk’s assurance that demand isn’t a problem at Tesla. Tesla shares ended at their highest level since Dec. 9, when they closed at $179.05. The stock also extended its … Read more

A Suzuki Jimny EV could come to Europe in 2030 if Suzuki plans EVs

A Suzuki Jimny EV could come to Europe in 2030 if Suzuki plans EVs

Photo: Anindito Mukherjee (Getty Images) The Suzuki Jimmy could get a literal power boost by 2030 as an all-electric model Suzuki invests billions in electrification. After a relatively long period of uncertainty about its stance on electric cars, Suzuki is setting aside nearly $35 billion to produce a range of five electric models that will … Read more