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What Brexit Means to Automakers

Thursday's U.K. vote to leave the European Union has one certain effect: trade among the nations of Europe will be more complicated. Automakers face some significant issues whether they build ...
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2015 Toyota RAV4, 2014 Nissan Rogue, and 2014 Subaru Forester Have Crash Test Problems

Passenger-side, front-seat occupants of some small SUVs may be at risk based on crash tests of seven small SUV models. These IIHS crash tests showed that passengers in the 2015 ...
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Fiat Pounded in New Quality Survey

The Fiat brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is so routinely panned for its product quality that it's a wonder the cars are still for sale in America. ...
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5 Best (and 5 Worst) Cars for Initial Quality in 2016

Initial quality for new cars purchased this year rose to a seven-year high and, for the first time since 2006, non-premium brands outscored premium brands, with a non-premium brand claiming ...
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Tesla Investors So Negative on Solar Deal, Carmaker Loses More Value Than SolarCity Is Worth

If you ever wondered about the risks of investing in a company in which the CEO has absolute control, or if you ever worried about what can happen when a hot-shot is high ...
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Diesel Cars Pollute More in Cold Weather

Lower temperatures cause diesel engines to emit more nitrogen oxides (NOx), U.K. research firm Emissions Analytics told the BBC. But not that low: below 18 degrees Celsius (64 degrees Fahrenheit) ...
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Elon Musk Goes for a Double-Dip on Tesla-SolarCity Merger Proposal

Sometimes real news is almost more entertaining than fiction. If you thought that Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) just was not profitable enough, imagine what happens when you combine a ...
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CarMax Earnings Fail to Impress

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.90 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.13 ...
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What to Expect From CarMax Earnings

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) is set to report fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets open Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.92 in earnings per ...
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VW To Kill 40 Models–Handelsblaat

VW management has decided to scrap 40 of the company's approximately 340 models. The German car company owns a number of nameplates which include VW, Porsche, and Audi. The decision ...
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Volkswagen Recovering Nicely as Memory of Dieselgate Fades

The day before news of the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal broke, the stock was trading at $38 over the counter. As of June 17, we are sitting just above $29. ...
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As Ford Gazes Into the Future, It Should Keep an Eye on the Present

With an era of self-driving cars on the horizon, and faced with the rising millennial generation that shows little interest in auto ownership, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) must be ...
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Chrysler Grabs May Market Share Lead Over Ford in Europe

With new registrations jumping 25.7% in May, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) outsold Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) in Europe to become the ...
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Toyota, BMW Lead Most Valuable Car Brands

In the new Brandz Top 100 Most Valuable Brands 2016, tech holds almost all the top spots, with Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) in the lead. There are ...
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Tesla’s $135,000 Model

Among the media coverage of the new, low-priced Model S 60D, and a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) warning about Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) disclose agreements, the company continues ...
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