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Will Companies Like Uber Change the Transportation Landscape?

Companies like Uber and its myriad competitors, including Lyft and Sidecar, turn car owners into taxi cab drivers for people who cannot afford a car or do not want the ...
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The Ford E-Bike: An Interesting Urban Solution, but No Replacement for a Car

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) recently introduced its third electric bike, called the MoDe:Flex, as part of the company’s Smart Mobility initiative. This represents a follow-up to the two earlier ...
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Tesla Delivers 11,500 Cars in Q2

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced Thursday morning preliminary deliveries of 11,507 Model S sedans in the second quarter of 2015, its highest ever total. The company delivered 10,030 units ...
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BMW Beats Mercedes in June Sales

The battle between the two largest luxury car companies based on sales goes back and forth most months. In June, BMW was the leader, edging out Mercedes by a small ...
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GM Pickup Sales Growth in June Far Outstrips Ford

U.S. sales of pickup trucks by the Detroit Three automakers took a bit of a dive in June. The top-selling F-Series from Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) posted a sales ...
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GM Monthly Sales Tumble in June

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total June sales of 259,353 vehicles, a drop of 3% compared with June 2014. The June total reflects weaker Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brand ...
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Ford Sales Rise in June, but Pickup Sales Still Faltering

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Tuesday posted a U.S. sales increase of 2% year-over-year in June to 225,647 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with June 2014 sales of 222,064. ...
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Ford F-150 Sales Continue to Collapse

After repeated assurances that sales of Ford's flagship F-150 would rise as production of the new generation model came online, the opposite held true in June. Sales of the F-Series ...
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Jeep Sales Boost Chrysler Sales as Pickup Growth Slows

Year over year, sales rose 8% at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) in June to 185,035 units, the company’s best June sales level since 2006. The Jeep brand posted ...
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June New Car Sales Forecast to Reach 10-Year High

Although new U.S. car sales for June are expected to be lower than May sales, industry analysts expect a sales jump of nearly 5% year-over-year, and Edmunds is projecting the ...
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Key Analyst Sees Nearly 25% Upside in Tesla

The brainchild of Elon Musk, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), continues to drive the future of the auto industry. Previously, the company gave guidance that it would sell 55,000 vehicles ...
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New Fiat to Launch July 4th, as US Sales Collapse

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) will release a new version of its iconic Fiat 500 on July 4. If the car does not lift U.S. sales, Fiat will suffer ...
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Can F-150 Sales Drive Ford June Sales Higher?

Car and light truck sales in the United States are expected to rise by 5.7% in June to 1.5 million. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sales are expected to rise less ...
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Volkswagen Comeback Gains Traction

No major car company has had more difficulties in the U.S. market than global behemoth Volkswagen. VW has struggled as sales fell month after month, while the traditional leaders from ...
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New Car Sales Forecast to Rise 6% in June

The American new car market continues to shoot toward new records. According to Kelley Blue Book (KBB), June will help sales move much higher. Sales are expected to rise 6%, ...
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