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'Japan's Johnnie Cochran' now heads up Carlos Ghosn's legal team

Few see a way out of the detention center for Ghosn before his trial starts, which could not be for another six months.

U.S. car buyers could face higher prices from import tariffs, auto industry warns

The latest wave of concern was triggered by the Commerce Department’s confirmation that it had delivered on Sunday a long-awaited report to President Donald Trump.

Ford recalls 1.5M pickups that can downshift without warning

Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift without warning.

The most dependable cars in the U.S. are Lexus, Toyota, and Porsche

Among the surprises in the J.D. Power annual survey: British-based Mini is ranked as more dependable than a BMW.

Automakers recall 1.7 million cars with deadly airbags

About 10 million inflators are being recalled in the U.S. this year, with as many as 70 million to be recalled by the time the whole mess ends late next year.