Autos

Porsche Panamera 2015 model

Audi, Porsche Issue Recall Notices in China

On Friday, Volkswagen's Porsche division said it would recall 13,500 vehicles globally, including more than 9,100 Cayenne and Panamera vehicles in China. The recall affects models built between March 2011 ...
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Jaguar XK

Year-Old Cars to Buy at Steep Discounts

How much can you save by buying a car that is just one year old compared with a spanking new one? As usual, the answer begins with, “It depends … ...
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2014 Cadillac ELR

Can Cadillac Get New Dealers to Boost Sales?

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Cadillac division believes it can upgrade its dealer network and that will help sales. The plan's description still does not say whether there is much demand ...
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BMW and Volkswagen Electric Vehicle Plans Take Step Backward

BMW and Volkswagen said they would help build more electric vehicle charging stations to support the new wave of demand for these types of cars. The plan was announced with great ...
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Toyota Expects Slump in 2015 Sales

Car industry sales have recovered from the recession in almost every large market around the world. However, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) has trimmed its sales expectations for its next ...
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Tesla’s Shares Down 13% in 2015

After rising 400% in the past two years, Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares have dropped 13% in 2015. Falling oil prices and new alternative energy car competition may have ...
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Tesla Analyst’s Long-Term Thesis Is Real, With Near-Term Concerns

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), made news this week announcing that China orders had slowed down for the Model S. However, strong orders in Europe and ...
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Russia

GM, Ford Lose Share as Russian Vehicle Sales Plunge 10% in 2014

Sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia declined by nearly 300,000 units in 2014, compared with the prior year. Russian consumers purchased 2.49 million vehicles last year, ...
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GM Continues to Lose Market Share in Europe

The news about auto sales in Europe was good for December, but the General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) division there continued to lose ground as its attempt at a turnaround ...
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Is a 75-Year Sponsorship Smart Through Time?

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) has entered into an agreement with the city of Sturgis, South Dakota, the home of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The company and city officials will be ...
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Tesla

Why Growth Is Muted at Tesla

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is watching its shares free fall after its CEO Elon Musk made some less than positive projections on the company’s outlook at the Automotive News ...
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2015 Ford F-150

Can Ford Sell 750,000 F-Series Pickups?

The new Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) F-150 won Truck of the Year honors at the Detroit Auto Show. The distinction will not mean much if Ford cannot sell more ...
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GM Plans to Pour $12 Billion Into Cadillac Brand

Over the next five years, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) plans to spend more than $12 billion developing its luxury Cadillac brand, with high hopes of creating new sales in ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

VW Delivers 10 Million Vehicles, 3.7 Million in China

Volkswagen's parent has released its sales delivery figures for 2014, and it was all China. While the company delivered 10 million cars and light trucks, more than a third of ...
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electric car

Chevrolet Bolt Takes Aim at Tesla Model 3

The North American International Auto Show opens Monday in Detroit, and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) is expected to unveil its next generation all-electric car, the Chevy Bolt. GM has ...
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