Deals Await Car Shoppers Ready to Buy Now

Deals Await Car Shoppers Ready to Buy Now

Spring is traditionally the big automotive buying season but with sales sharply down as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. dealers will be counting more than ever on using the Memorial Day holiday as a way to make up for some of their lost business. And to...
Hyundai, Kia Reopen US Plants

Hyundai, Kia Reopen US Plants

Korean carmakers Hyundai and Kia have reopened their U.S. manufacturing plants, albeit on a single shift. The two Korean siblings closed the two plants in March, about the same time most of their competitors shuttered their North American operations due to the...
Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

It’s a lousy year, let’s face it, for classic car fans. Traditional events like the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Greenwich Concours, the Quail: a Motorsports Gathering, and other A-List events have been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, and others,...
Is a Kia Extended Warranty the Best Choice?

Is a Kia Extended Warranty the Best Choice?

Please note that The Detroit Bureau and its partners may be compensated if you purchase the recommended services. Kia vehicles are known to go for miles and miles. As time goes on, you might run into repairs after the manufacturer’s warranty has expired. A Kia...
Electrify America teams up with Kia for Charging Plan

Electrify America teams up with Kia for Charging Plan

The sudden drop in the price of gasoline to the lowest level in years has the potential to put intense pressure on the sale of electric vehicles once the market re-opens in the wake of the pandemic. However, states like California are vowing to defend their...
Pressure on Automakers Rises as Shutdown Gets Extended

Pressure on Automakers Rises as Shutdown Gets Extended

The extension of the rules for social distancing and the shutdown on non-essential businesses through April is certain to intensify the strain on automakers, reducing their cash flow sharply as sales of new vehicles continue to fall precipitously. President Donald...
General Motors, Fiat Chrysler Gain Market Share in Q1

General Motors, Fiat Chrysler Gain Market Share in Q1

This story has been updated with additional information. The quick decline of new vehicle sales in March has unexpected silver lining for two of the Detroit Three automakers: a jump in market share for the first quarter. Edmunds.com analysts believe that March auto...