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Fiat Chrysler Reaches Agreement With Canadian Labor Union

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) on Monday night reached an 11th-hour agreement with its Canadian labor union, Unifor, that dodged a strike set to begin at midnight. The four-year ...
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Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Not Need Money in Q4

Despite the impression many analysts have that Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) will need money to stay in business as it completes its merger with SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) and ...
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Top Selling Green Car Sales for September Led by Prius

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) claims more than 68% of the U.S. market for hybrid car sales. Not exactly a surprise because the company's Prius was the first mass-produced hybrid ...
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Now Is the Best Time in 8 Years to Buy a New Pickup

For the Detroit Three automakers, pickups are not only their best-selling vehicles, but those trucks generally also yield the best profit margins. The F-Series pickups from Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: ...
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Bad News for Chevy as Ram Sales Pass Silverado

The three top-selling vehicles in the United States remains the same month after month. Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) F-150 is first, followed by the Chevy Silverado from General Motors Co. ...
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Outlook for Automakers Turns Negative: Moody’s

Global demand for new light vehicles (cars and light trucks) is softening and analysts at Moody's Investors Service forecast global unit sales growth of just 1.1% in 2017. That growth ...
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US Auto Fuel Economy Rating Dips Again in September

The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in September 2016 was 25.2 miles per gallon (mpg), down 0.1 mpg compared with the August average. For ...
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Jaguar Sales Surge 168% in September

The aged British sports car Jaguar posted a sales increase of 168% in September. A few of its models were the key to the success: September marked the fourth full ...
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Fiat Sales Destroyed in September

Following a pattern that has gone on throughout the year, but worsened last month, Fiat sales were terrible. They dropped 30% to 2,913 in September. Sales were helped a very small ...
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Smart Sales Collapse in September

Smart, the tiny car brand of Mercedes-Benz, had another sharp sales drop in September. Across the United States, Smart sold only 605 cars, off 19.3% from the same month last ...
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Costco, GM Kick Off Holiday Auto Sales Special

Last Saturday, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) announced that it will offer 29 different General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) cars during what is now an annual holiday sales event. Last ...
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Mercedes Wins September Luxury Market Despite Huge BMW Incentives

For the month of September, Mercedes-Benz USA reported total sales of its Mercedes-badged passenger vehicles of 29,500 in the United States, up 1.7% year over year. Its Germany-based rival, BMW ...
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2017 Toyota Prius Prime

Toyota Names Price for New Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) introduced the 2017 Prius Prime, a new version of its Prius plug-in hybrid, earlier this year, but did not offer a manufacturer's suggested retail price ...
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2017 Ford F250

Ford Pickup Market Share Ticks Higher, Ram Jumps 4%

When the Detroit Three reported September new car sales Monday morning, expectations had been set pretty low for the month, so it's not altogether surprising that sales were down less ...
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Smaller GM September Sales Dip as Retail Sales Improve

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Monday posted total September U.S. sales of 249,795 vehicles, a decrease of 0.6% compared with September 2015. Retail deliveries rose 0.3% and fleet deliveries ...
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