Canadian taxpayers’ secretive $2.6-billion gift to Chrysler

Jason Kirby: Canada vowed that bailout loans to failing automakers in 2009 would have strings attached. Surprise, surprise: they did not.

Detroit auto show: Return of the trucks

After three years of smaller cars, Americans just like to drive trucks

Bailout: boom or bust?

Three years on, the debate over whether saving Detroit was worth it still rages

Europe’s own carmageddon

The auto industry is in full-blown crisis yet again, but this time it’s not Detroit


State of the anti-union

Automakers are flooding to the Deep South for cheap, union-free labour


Chrysler: Detroit’s comeback kid

Chrysler that has staged the most miraculous comeback of all the automakers

Playing for Jeeps

Playing for Jeeps

Chrysler is hoping to cash in on the stampede to buy the latest version of the Call of Duty video game series

Good News

Good news, bad news: May 19-26, 2011

Google lets you pay with your cellphone; California mistakenly releases hundreds of violent inmates


Detroit: crumbling—but more so

Census data shows Detroit’s population is down 25 per cent from a decade ago


A stylish little gas guzzler

Drivers shouldn’t expect huge fuel savings from the Fiat 500

Motor City magic

Detroit rediscovers its old swagger as Toyota is stuck answering questions

Sex, speed and loud music

The awkwardness of this year’s Detroit auto show (plus VIDEO)