Autos

2015 Ford F-150

Suddenly, Ford Offers Big Discounts on New F-Series Pickups

The new Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) F-Series pickup is supposed to be the future of trucks. With parts of it made with aluminum and high-strength steel, the new F-Series weighs less ...
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Miles Driven by Americans Reached All-Time High in February

The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has just released its traffic volume data for the month of February. The agency estimates that travel on all roads and streets in the ...
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2015 Impala

Better Guidance Will Not Help Poor Earnings Report From GM

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.86 on revenues of $35.7 billion. ...
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Ford hybrid

Hybrid, Electric Car Sales Crumble as Gasoline Prices Remain Low

Wednesday might be the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, but the first three months of 2015 are no cause for celebration among hybrid, plug-in hybrid and all-electric carmakers. For the first ...
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HOG FXDL motorcycle

Would Warren Buffett Consider Acquiring Harley-Davidson?

When investors think about Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A), they probably think of insurance and financial operations. Maybe they think of food, utilities or real estate, or ...
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GMC Sierra pickup

What GM Earnings Will Say About Ford

Even though General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) released its quarterly report on global new car sales late last week, there is still some suspense regarding the numbers the company will ...
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2015 Buick Encore

Best New Car Deals for April

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have put together a list of the best lease, financing and cash-back deals available for the last two weeks of April. There are ...
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GMC Sierra pickup

GM Q1 Global Car Sales Falter Outside US, China

Even though General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) is scheduled to release first-quarter results on Thursday, the company said Tuesday morning that it sold 2,421,123 vehicles worldwide in the first three ...
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MiniCooper BMW

BMW Recall to Fix Air Bags on 92,000 Mini Coopers

BMW of North America on May 1 will begin notifying owners of approximately 91,800 Mini Coopers to bring their cars in to get the passenger seat occupant detection sensor replaced. ...
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BMW i3

The 10 Best Green Cars of 2015

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) issued their 2015 list of the top green cars on Thursday. The list includes all-electric (EV), plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV), hybrid (HEV) and ...
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Volkswagen Golf 2015

VW Leads Europe Car Sales, Up 9%

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported that new vehicle registrations in the European Union rose 8.6% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2015 and were up 10.6% in the ...
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Tesla Struggles to Sell Out P85D Supercar

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), the world's most formidable consumer electronics company, recently announced that demand for the new Apple Watch has gone beyond expectations. However, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), the world's preeminent electric car company, ...
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Ford Short Interest Falls

Shares sold short in Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) fell in the most recently measured period. Those betting against the stock may wish they had held their positions. Ford's shares are up ...
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Fenix Parts Files for IPO

Fenix Parts Inc. filed for its initial public offering (IPO) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). No terms were given in the filing, but the offering is valued ...
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Volvo driverless car

Do Self-Driving Cars Cause Motion Sickness?

Self-driving cars may cause motion sickness in as many as 10% of passengers. That could limit the appeal of the vehicles. The study on which this observation was based comes ...
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