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Ford, Volkswagen Sales Expected to Drop in March

While car and light truck sales are expected to barely inch up this month compared to March a year ago, those of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F), Hyundai-Kia, Nissan and ...
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Why Tesla Shares Plunged 12%

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares took a one-day, 3% beating, as an analyst questioned profit margins on its Model X. However, the fall is just the tip of an ...
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Should Investors Sell GM Into Its Buybacks?

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has seen its share of ups and downs. Despite having recently hit 52-week highs, GM has not fully recovered to post-IPO highs from before the ...
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Americans Drive 3 Trillion Miles

For the first time since 2009, U.S. drivers topped 3 trillion miles driven in 2014. It is the second-highest total on record -- 3.015 trillion miles -- according to the ...
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How Often Will the Tesla Self-Driving Car Crash?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) said it will provide software that will allow car owners to navigate on major highways, where the car can drive itself. What it did not ...
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Elon Musk Makes Tesla Into Knight Rider

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) and real-life Tony Stark, announced the next step in development for the electric car in his most recent software update. The ...
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GM Taking Massive Charge to Slash Russian Business

In a series of moves announced Wednesday, but inevitable for much longer, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) said it will shut down its St. Petersburg, Russia, factory by mid-year and ...
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Is the Most Bearish Call for Tesla by Merrill Lynch Finally Making Sense?

Merrill Lynch has continued its negative campaign against Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) as analysts John Lovallo II and John Murphy have yet again made the most bearish call on ...
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Auto Financing at Record Highs

Whether U.S. consumers are purchasing a new car or a used model, the odds are very high that an auto loan is involved. A full 84% of all new car ...
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Tesla Fires China Staff as Sales Falter

In 2014 Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) sent 4,800 Model S sedans to China. Of those, 2,499 were sold and 2,301 were not. Reports from China dated Monday indicate that ...
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Can Tesla Sell 12,000 Cars This Quarter?

Based on Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) forecasts, it should sell well below 12,000 cars worldwide this quarter. The odds of hitting such an ambitious number have fallen quickly. If Tesla misses an ...
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Porsche Posts Record-Setting 2014 Sales

The Porsche division of Volkswagen had a record-setting year in 2014. The sports car maker said on Friday that it delivered nearly 190,000 vehicles last year, a year-over-year increase of ...
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BMW Posts Record Sales, Revenues, Profits in 2014

Munich-based automaker BMW Group disclosed its 2014 results Thursday morning, and the company said that it had its fifth consecutive record-setting year. Unit sales surpassed 2 million vehicles for the ...
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Volkswagen Raises Dividend, Worries About Global Economy

Volkswagen reported Thursday morning that unit sales in 2014 rose 5%, from 9.73 million vehicles to 10.22 million. Operating profit rose 8.8% and after-tax profit rose 21%. Revenues rose 2.8%, ...
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Customers Can Get New Tesla P85D This Month

Why wait for the new P85D Tesla super car that sells for as much as $105,670? Tesla Motors Co. (NASDAQ: TSLA) will start to deliver the cars this month. Drivers who want ...
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