U.S. court refuses to shield Volkswagen in diesel lawsuits

?A U.S. appeals court ruled on Monday that Volkswagen AG cannot escape potential financial penalties from two counties in Florida and Utah that may amount to a "staggering" additional liability arising from the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal.

Rental car giant Hertz files for bankruptcy

Hertz Global Holdings?Inc.,?one of the nation’s largest car-rental companies, filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, saddled with about $19 billion in debt and nearly 700,000 vehicles that have been largely idled because of the?coronavirus.

Car shopping? Trucks win biggest Memorial Day discounts

This year, however, the weekend marks the first big holiday shopping event since the outbreak of COVID-19, meaning dealers will be rushing to seize on the deferred demand created by the virus, according to Edmunds, an American online resource for automotive information.