Car Sales

The Good and the Bad for Ford and GM Sales

New car sales have improved dramatically since the market trough of 2009. That growth, however, appears to have reached a plateau in 2016, and there are some developments that could ...
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GM Inventories Surge Nearly 200,000 in November

In what cannot be a good sign for General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) operations, its inventory soared to 873,682 in November, up 182,189. GM almost certainly wishes a large number ...
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Ford F-150 Sales Jump in November, Regain Share from GM, FCA

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) released its November U.S. sales data Thursday morning and absolutely crushed growth forecasts. Overall the company's volume sales rose 5% year over year, pushing year-to-date ...
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GM November Sales Up as Cadillac, Buick Rise Sharply

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Thursday posted total November U.S. sales of 252,644 vehicles, an increase of 10.2% compared with November 2015. Retail deliveries rose 1.6 points for the ...
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Fiat Chrysler November Sales Plummet 14%

Year over year, sales plunged 14% at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) in November to 160,827 units. The Jeep brand posted a sales drop of 12% year over year ...
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Ford November Sales Crush Estimates, Up 5%

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Thursday reported a U.S. sales increase of 5% year over year in November to 197,574 Ford and Lincoln vehicles. That compared with November 2015 ...
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EPA Satisfied with Emissions Standards Goal; What About Trump?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday released its proposed determination to leave unchanged the greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions standard set to take effect for light vehicles between 2022 and ...
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November New Car Sales Poised to Set Record

On Thursday December 1, automakers will release their U.S. sales data for the month of November, and it's impossible to find an analyst who doesn't think that reported sales will ...
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Porsche Shoots For 20,000 Electric Car Sales

According to automobilwoche (Google Translate) Porsche CEO Oliver Blume expects a great demand for the brand's first purely electric sports car. Other models could soon be driven with electricity. Mission ...
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10 Things for a Winter Emergency Kit for Your Car

We've all seen the TV news shots, usually taken from a helicopter, of a miles-long line of forlorn cars and trucks stuck on a snow-clogged highway where they've been sitting ...
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VW Sales To Rise 5.5% In November

New car sales in the United States are forecast to reach a November record of 1.37 million units this year. The current record is 1.32 million units set in November ...
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Car Sales Expected to Post Record November

November U.S. car and light truck sales should dampen anxiety that the industry has peaked. New 2017 models have reached dealers after all. And interest rates are low enough to ...
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Transportation Department Wants People to Actually Drive Their Cars

Many drivers have three primary problems with the new generation of apps and software that are installed in late generation cars. The first is that they often malfunction. The second ...
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November Auto Sales Forecast on Track for Record Year

Analysts at WardsAuto expect November sales of cars and light trucks to reach 1.367 million units, up from 1.323 million units in November of 2015 thanks to 2 extra selling ...
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Best Time to Buy a Used Car? Black Friday

With retailers of all kinds competing for consumer dollars on Black Friday, it's no particular surprise that U.S. auto dealers want to join the party. Record-level sales of new cars ...
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