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Would Toyota Buy GM?

As Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) starts its life as a public company traded on a U.S. market, the engineer of the merger that created the company, CEO Sergio Marchionne, speculated that ...
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2015 Ford F-150

Why Investors Hate the New Ford F-150

Earlier this week Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas cut the bank’s price target on Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) by $2 a share, and a day later snipped the same ...
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FCA logo

Chrysler Goes Public

A new car company is set to begin trading Monday on the New York Stock Exchange as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. under the ticker symbol FCA. There will be no ...
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Tesla Model S

Will New Tesla Cost Over $150,000?

The new Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) model will have nearly all the features that $150,000 to $200,000 BMWs, Mercedes and Porsches have, along with most features of super cars ...
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Why GM Has Dipped to Another 52-Week Low

This has been a tough week for General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM). Well, at least a tough week for the company’s stock, which has posted a new 52-week low again ...
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Volkswagen Golf 2015

Has Volkswagen Given Up on Selling Cars in the Americas?

U.S. sales of Volkswagen vehicles have been steadily falling for more than a year. In the first nine months of 2013, the company sold 463,200 VWs and Audis in the ...
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Is the New Tesla Too Fast to Be Safe?

The latest Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) model will likely top the Consumer Reports list of best cars, best reliability and perhaps best zero-to-60 time. The trouble is that the ...
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Mazda MX5

Auto Fuel Economy and Emissions Improvement Led by Mazda, Honda, and Subaru

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its 2014 report on fuel economy trends and carbon dioxide emissions Wednesday. The data includes fuel economy ratings through model year 2013 and ...
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Nissan Maxima

Best Car Deals for the Month of October

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have put together a list of the best lease, financing and purchase deals available for the month of October. There are six significant ...
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GM and Ford See Sharp Drops in US Market Share

Much of the concern about the futures of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is based on troubles in Europe. Their fortunes in the home ...
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Mercedes Sales Surge in China

September 2014 sales for Mercedes-Benz were the strongest ever for the month, and the third quarter was the strongest sales quarter ever in the history of the company. Mercedes sold ...
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Why Morgan Stanley Worries GM Will Fall Even Further

Saying that it believes that a lot of the bad things that Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) said in its recent profit warning also apply to the outlook for General ...
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Will Tesla Offer Used Cars?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is set to release its Model X crossover next year and a third new model (the Model D?) may follow the year after that. But ...
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fuel gauge

Average Fuel Economy of Cars Drops Sharply

Low gasoline prices and a move to SUVs and crossovers have caused fuel economy to drop at a nearly unprecedented rate. According to the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute: ...
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GM Adds Nearly 350,000 to 2014 U.S. Recall Total

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) updated its 2014 recall count for the United States and North America, adding almost 350,000 recalled vehicles to its U.S. count and more than 490,000 ...
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