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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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Can New Car Sales Hit 17 Million in 2015?

The remarkable increase in new car sales will continue next year, according to research firm Kelly Blue Book (KBB). Demand for new vehicles should abate though, because more than 30 ...
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US, China Are Top Markets for Mercedes-Benz

Daimler, the Germany-based maker of Mercedes-Benz automobiles, announced Friday morning that the company sold a record 1.65 million vehicles in 2014, up 12.9% compared with 2013 sales, and the fourth ...
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BMW 5 series 2014

BMW Sales Top 2 Million

BMW proved that a car manufacturer does not have to market to the middle-priced and low-priced markets to sell millions of cars. As a matter of fact, the world's luxury ...
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Nissan Leaf 2014

2014 Electric Vehicle Sales a Mixed Bag

Annual sales of all-electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles rose by more than 20,000 units in 2014, up nearly 23%. A nice jump to be sure, but nowhere near the ...
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2015 Ford F-150

Ford Lifts Dividend After Year of Weak Profits

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) announced Thursday morning a 20% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend to $0.15 a share to be paid on March 2, 2015, to shareholders of ...
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Subaru Forester 2015

Will Subaru Outsell Volkswagen in the US in 2015?

Volkswagen was the eighth-largest auto seller in the United States in 2014, with total sales of 595,988 units. The total includes sales of both VW and Audi brands, and it ...
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BMW Wins 2014 US Luxury Car Sales Race

The race for the top in U.S. luxury car sales was won by BMW in 2014. The automaker reported on Monday that it sold 339,738 BMW-branded vehicles last year. Second-place ...
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Cadillac Sales Drop 11% as Brand Stumbles

Cadillac, the luxury brand of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), continues to be the laggard among luxury car brands. While sales of its primary competitors improve, Cadillac sales dropped 11% ...
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2015 Ford F-150

Ford F-Series Leads All Cars Sales in 2014

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) F-Series pickup was the best-selling car in the United States again in 2014. It is a prize Ford has held for decades. However, the F-Series ...
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Ford Mustang

Ford Sales Struggles Got Worse in December

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Monday posted a U.S. sales increase of 1.2% year-over-year in December, to 220,671 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with December 2013 sales of 218,058. ...
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Low Gas Prices Boost GM Sales 21% in December

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total December sales of 274,483 vehicles, a rise of 19.3% over December 2013 sales of 230,157. Compared with November, sales were up more than ...
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2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Ram Truck Sales Rise 32%, but Chrysler Misses December Estimates

Sales rose 20% year-over-year at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) in December to 193,261 units, the company’s best December sales level since 2004. The Chrysler, Jeep, Fiat and Ram ...
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