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Ford DriverLess Car - 2014

What Drove Mobileye 50% Higher After Premium IPO Pricing

A company that makes the camera systems and develops software and other technologies for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) is leaving the starting line with the pedal really pressed to ...
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GM Sales Rise 9% in July on Demand for Pickups, SUVs

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total July sales of 256,160 vehicles, up 9% year-over-year. Retail sales rose 4%. Total sales for the first seven months of 2014 totaled 1.05 ...
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Sales of Explorer, Escape SUVs Boost Ford Sales 10% in July

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) posted a U.S. sales rise of 10% year-over-year in July, to 212,236 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with July 2013 sales of 193,715. Sales of ...
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Chrysler’s Sales Soar 20% as Jeep Sales Rise 41%

Chrysler’s year-over-year sales rose 20% in July to 167,667 units, the company’s best July sales level since 2005. The Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram Truck and Fiat brands all posted year-over-year ...
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Tesla Keeps Growing Deliveries and Revenues

Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has reported is set to report earnings after the close of trading on Thursday. Net income was $16 million, or $0.11 in earnings per share ...
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Can Tesla Manage to Please on Earnings?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is set to report earnings after the close of trading on Thursday. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.04 in operating earnings per share (down ...
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2013 Chevrolet Volt

Chevy Volt Earns Top Safety Pick as Fiat, Nissan Falter

It may be difficult for General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) to sell the Chevy Volt, but it is by one important measure a very safe car. It won the IIHS ...
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World Cup Advertising Drives Car Shoppers to Kia, Volkswagen

Automakers that advertised during the recent World Cup soccer tournament experienced twice the online consumer interest in their cars than did non-advertisers. The biggest surge came during the period when ...
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2014 Nissan JUKE

China and U.S. Boost Nissan

The most important statement from Nissan's report on earnings for the period ending June 30: The improvement reflected particularly strong unit sales growth in the key markets of the U.S. ...
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Booming July New Car Sales Pass Volkswagen By — Again

With one exception, automakers are expected to post year-over-year sales gains in July. That exception is Volkswagen, which is looking at a year-over-year decline of 4%. Automakers are getting set ...
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GM Recalls Have Been Good for Sales

It is almost counterintuitive: a company recalls more than 28 million vehicles -- more than all car companies in the world will sell in either the United States or China ...
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GM Recalls Damage Used Car Value

When General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) recalled the more than 5 million vehicles with an ignition switch defect, the company reserved more than $1 billion to pay for its recalls ...
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Chrysler Sales Surge in July

Automakers are expected to release July sales numbers next Friday, but sales estimates have already begun to hit the tape. Sales of new vehicles are expected to post a seasonally ...
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GM Earnings Hammered Again by Recalls

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.58 on revenues of $39.6 billion. In ...
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Ford Earnings Get European Boost for First Time in 3 Years

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.40 on revenues of $37.4 billion. In ...
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