2016 Toyota Camry

Toyota, Lexus Top Car Quality Survey

Consumer Reports magazine on Monday released its reliability rankings for 2017, and once again Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) snagged the top two spots in the league table with its ...
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2016 Ford F-150

Analysts Forecast Lower October New Car Sales

Automakers will be reporting new car sales for the month of October next Tuesday, November 1, and initial sales estimates are beginning to roll in. On an annualized basis, the ...
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2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT

Chevy Offers $11,000 Discount to Move Silverado

The past month or so has been the best time in eight years to buy a pickup — and, as predicted, it looks as if the time is getting even ...
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road rage

UK Road Rage Study: Women Are Angrier

If someone were to tell you that women are angrier than men when they get behind the wheel of a car, you might be a little skeptical. But luckily that's ...
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Can Tesla Sell 500,000 Cars a Year?

Shadowing the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) installation of self-driving car systems into the company's vehicles are the facts that Tesla has said it cannot deliver its Model 3 until ...
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Tesla Model 3

Order a Tesla Model 3 Now, Take Delivery in 2 Years

Last May, following an announcement that it would begin booking orders for its new, lower-priced Model 3, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) said it had received nearly 400,000 orders for ...
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fender bender

Why Teenagers Crash Cars

The week of October 16 through 22 is AAA's National Teen Driver Safety Week. The observance is far from trivial. According to AAA, motor vehicle crashes are leading cause of ...
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Ford Suffers Badly as Management Misjudges Sales

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) trades very near its 52-week low, although management believes it has started to work its magic by extending to a service business and electric cars. ...
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Ford F-150

Why Ford’s Plan to Suspend F-150 Production Will Inflame Pickup Price War

From a recent high of 70,937 units sold in June, the Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) has seen sales of its F-Series pickups fall: to 65,657 units in July, to ...
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car dealership

10 States with the Savviest Used Car Buyers

With U.S. new car prices averaging about $34,000, an average family would need an annual income of around $90,000 to afford an average new car. The most recent report on ...
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car dealership

JPMorgan Will No Longer Offer 7-Year and 8-Year Auto Loans

When JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) reported third-quarter results last Friday, the bank's chief financial officer said on the conference call that JPMorgan would "pull back" on auto loans with ...
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Arc de Triomphe

Ford, GM Left Behind as EU September Sales Set Record

New car registrations in the European Union for the month of September totaled 1.46 million units, a volume record for the month. Year over year, sales rose more than 17% ...
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2017 Toyota Prius Prime

Toyota World’s Most Valuable Car Brand at $56 Billion

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) vies with Volkswagen for the world crown in car companies by unit sales, yet the Japanese manufacturer is the world's most valuable car brand. Among ...
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Should You Lease or Buy a New Car?

A glance at the newspaper or a quick click to a local car dealer's website reveals a dizzying array of promotions and offers designed to entice consumers onto the dealer's ...
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Android Auto

Safety a Hit, Navigation a Miss in New Car Technology

Over the past several years, automakers have made substantial progress adding new technologies to their vehicles, making the new cars and light trucks both safer and an overall better experience ...
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