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Tesla Scales Back Store Closings but Will Raise Prices

Just days after announcing that it would close most of its stores, Tesla said late Sunday that it had decided to keep “significantly more stores open” than previously announced. The electric-car maker also said it would raise most...

‘What Is That?’ Seeing the City as Abstract Art

The color red, Gretchen Grace said, is catnip for street photographers. “It’s just low-hanging fruit,” she said. “It’s like the default alert. It’s the strongest color, the one that gets your attention.”New York’s colors are like the city’s...

U.S. Auto Sales Fall in February on Weak SUV Demand

(Reuters) - Automakers on Friday reported a decline in U.S. light vehicle sales for February as demand for SUVs slows after years of rapid growth, pointing to a drop in overall sales in 2019.Toyota Motor Corp, the No.3...

Dents Begin to Show at Top End of Classic Car Market

Both Mr. Ingram and Michael Sheehan, a dealer-broker of vintage Ferraris in Southern California, acknowledged the perception among top collectors that now might be the time to hold the best of the best. When those cars do sell,...

Brexit, Kim Jong-un, Michael Cohen: Your Wednesday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good morning. Prime Minister Theresa May promises Parliament the chance to delay Brexit, the U.S.-North Korea summit meeting begins and Michael Cohen prepares to dish dirt in Congress. Here’s...

Tesla General Counsel Quits After 2 Months in Latest Upheaval

Tesla said Wednesday that its general counsel was leaving the automaker after just two months on the job, the second unexpected, high-level departure in the last month.The official, Dane Butswinkas, was a Washington trial lawyer who represented the...

As Uber Prepares for I.P.O., Its Losses Pile Up

SAN FRANCISCO — Technology companies rarely make money before they go public. Twitter was unprofitable when it listed on the stock market. So were Snap, Spotify and SurveyMonkey.For Uber, the question as the ride-hailing giant prepares for a...

For Car Buyers Who Got a Lemon, State Laws Vary Widely

Motorists who live in New Jersey and have a major problem with a new vehicle have a handy tool: the best lemon law in the land. But about a third of the states have such weak lemon laws...

Tesla Profit Declines, but Musk Says Cash Position Is Strong

The company also said it anticipated lower North American vehicle sales in the current quarter compared to the fourth quarter.Some analysts believe increasing sales may prove tough, now that sales of the Model S luxury sedan and Model...

What to Take on Your Winter Road Trip

One of the greatest of summer joys — hopping in the car and going for a ride — becomes complicated when temperatures drop and snow starts falling. Locks freeze, windshields ice up, batteries give up the ghost. Roadside...

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A First Novel Explores Zimbabwe’s Troubled History

HOUSE OF STONEBy Novuyo Rosa TshumaZamani, the narrator of Novuyo Rosa Tshuma’s remarkable first novel, “House of Stone,” has a troubled relationship with...

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