Subaru Enjoys Another Record-Breaker in US Sales in 2015

If one thing has been strong in consumer spending in 2015, it would be the new car market. Consumers are getting to enjoy lower gasoline prices at the pump, and ...
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New Ford Labor Contract Results in $600 Million Charge

When a company reports that it is about to take a $600 million expense, shares of that company's stock usually get a stern message from stockholders. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: ...
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Ford Gets No Sales, Ditches Promotion

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) thought it had a winner back in October when it announced a two-month promotion called "Friends & Neighbors." Essentially the offer included a no-haggle sales ...
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Automakers Promote Black Friday Sales

New light vehicle sales have been stronger than retail sales in general, and there is some speculation that car and light truck sales could have a negative impact on Black ...
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VW Sales Expected To Crash In November

No one can make the case that VW US sales will improve in November.  However, the collapse may be more than modest. The diesel engine scandal will take a huge ...
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GM Sales Expected to Rise 2% in November

November car sales are expected to rise to near-record levels, continuing a run that is two years old. However, year-over-year sales will only rise .1% from a strong November last ...
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VW Offers $0 Down Payment, $0 Due at Signing

Customers can walk into a Volkswagen dealer and get a $0 down payment, $0 due at signing, $0 first's month payment, and $0 security deposit deal. The $0 program applies ...
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Hyundai Recalls 305,000 Cars to Fix Brake Problem

In a filing with the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA), Hyundai Motor America said it would notify owners of up to 304,900 model year 2011 and 2012 Sonata ...
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Tesla Launches Voluntary Recall of 90,000 Cars Over Seat Belt Issue

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) notified customers of 90,000 Model S sedans that it wants them to bring their cars in for an inspection of a front ...
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Detroit Three Automakers to See Hike in Hourly Labor Costs

United Auto Workers union members approved a new labor contract with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) after rejecting it once. The union's membership at both Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: ...
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Microsoft and Volvo Offer Virtual Car Shopping

Use a hologram, open a car virtually, design it, customize it. These are all features of a new venture between Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Volvo. It remains to be ...
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Luxury Brands Lead Facebook Fan List

A study of which car brands have the most Facebook fans in America shows that most are brands that the majority of Americans cannot afford. The car brand fan process ...
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2016 Ford Expedition

Best and Worst Car Insurance Deals

Among the many considerations new-car buyers take into account is how much they will have to pay to keep their new vehicle on the road. Included in that calculation ought to be ...
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Pickups Are Top 3 Selling Vehicles in US

Through the first 10 months of 2015, the three top-selling vehicles in the United States were pickup trucks. The leader, as it has been for years, is Ford Motor Co.'s ...
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BMW and Mercedes Sales Surge in Europe

Volkswagen sales in the European Union countries fell in October, as might be expected due to its emissions scandal. The two car brands that posted extraordinary sales for the period ...
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