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Tesla Warns Warranty Will Hurt Earnings

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) did something good for customers that will be bad for investors. Like many other successful companies that put customers first, Tesla management has to hope ...
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Elio Has Only 26,000 Orders for Its Cars

Elio, which claims it has introduced a revolutionary lightweight, high-gas mileage, inexpensive car, has a problem. Orders for the vehicle are barely above 26,000 (26,896 as of August 10) just ...
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Labor Day Car Deals Off to an Early Start

The Labor Day holiday is still two weeks away, but that is not interfering with automakers' plans to clear out this year’s models to make way for the new 2015 ...
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As Tesla Chases Ford and GM Values, Analyst Keep Cheering

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has long been a controversial stock. It has made many investors rich now with ten-fold gains, and the stock has destroyed short sellers. While we ...
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Can the Charger Hellcat Help Dodge’s Troubled Sales?

Sales of Chrysler's Dodge division have been stagnant and particularly poor compared to those of parent company Chrysler. Dodge sales have been depressed by sales of its cars, while van ...
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Best Car Deals for the Month of August

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have put together a list of the best lease and purchase deals available for the month of August. There are five significant cash-back ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

Does Volkswagen Even Care About US Sales Any More?

For the first seven months of 2014, Volkswagen AG’s U.S. passenger car sales fell by 13.6% year-over-year. Globally, however, the company reported Tuesday morning that passenger car sales were up ...
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Will Forced Price Cuts Affect Tata’s Luxury Car Sales in China?

India’s Tata Motors Ltd. (NYSE: TTM) posted a solid earnings beat on Monday and the company’s stock rose 7.5%. Tata’s sales in its home country have been lagging, but its ...
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Consumer Reports On Tesla Model S–“more than its share of problems”

Consumer Reports, which had earlier given the Tesla ((NASDAQ: TSLA) Model S perfect marks, was highly critical of the model in a recent report about one of the Model S ...
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Why Analysts Keep Chasing Tesla Higher

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has been upgraded by several analysts of late. Deutsche Bank upgraded the stock on Monday on the heels of a very positive analyst initiation from ...
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Volkswagen Issues Two Recalls for More Than 200,000 Vehicles

Volkswagen AG issued a recall notice on Saturday for more than 189,000 Tiguan compact SUVs sold in the U.S. and Canada to fix an engine stalling problem. The recall follows ...
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GM Adds Another Fire Warning to Previous Recall

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) issued a recall in late June on about 184,000 SUVs that the company had identified as being susceptible to a fire caused by a short ...
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Can Nissan Be the Next Chrysler?

Among the top 20 best-selling cars in the United States for the month of July are two vehicles from Nissan: the compact Sentra and the mid-size Altima. A third model, ...
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Why Toyota Profits Soared

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) posted impressive results for its most recent quarter, which ended June 30. One factor drove most of the improvement -- surging sales in the U.S. ...
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Why BMW’s Profits Soared

BMW's profits rose sharply in the second quarter of the year. There were several reasons for the improvement. First among them was the success of the manufacturer's 5-Series and X5 ...
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