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November Auto Sales Forecast on Track for Record Year

Analysts at WardsAuto expect November sales of cars and light trucks to reach 1.367 million units, up from 1.323 million units in November of 2015 thanks to 2 extra selling ...
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Best Time to Buy a Used Car? Black Friday

With retailers of all kinds competing for consumer dollars on Black Friday, it's no particular surprise that U.S. auto dealers want to join the party. Record-level sales of new cars ...
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Volkswagen to Cut 23,000 Jobs

Google Translation of Volkswagen statement: The Board of Management and the General Works Council of Volkswagen signed a future pact in Wolfsburg after constructive negotiations. He is leading the return ...
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Fiat Chrysler EU Market Share Tops GM, Closing in on Ford

New car registrations in the European Union (EU) for the month of October totaled 1.1 million units, essentially flat with October of last year. Year over year, sales rose by ...
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Traffic Deaths Up 9.5% in H1 2016, Biggest Leap in Decades

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported last month that the death toll from traffic crashes rose 10.4% year over year in the first six months of 2016 compared ...
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$323,000 Mercedes-Maybach Cabriolet Debuts at LA Auto Show

The Mercedes-Maybach brand showed off its new S650 Cabriolet (convertible) at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Tuesday. Only 300 of the cars will be built, and of that total ...
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2016 Honda Civic

Who Kelley Blue Book Picked as Its Biggest Winners of 2017

As 2016 is winding down, 24/7 Wall St. is taking a look at some of the best car models that are available in the U.S. market. These models were not ...
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Automakers Want Trump to Turn Back the Clock

Ever since Donald Trump first threw his hat into the presidential nominee ring in June of 2015, he has said that he would block a move by Ford Motor Co. ...
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Chevy Bolt

Chevy Bolt Heads Toward Weak Sales

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bolt may be the best reviewed electric car in America. It has just won the Motor Trend 2017 "Car of the Year." However, sales ...
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Why Underwater Car Shoppers Facing Record Negative Equity at Trade-In

If you have ever gone to trade in your car with a dealer, chances are high that you never felt like you were going to get a great deal. It ...
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BMW i8

BMW Sells Only 199 i8 Electric Supercars in October

The BMW i8, competitor to the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) Model S, sold only 199 units in October. Sales for the first 10 months were 1,288, down 13.6% year ...
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GM to Fire 2,000 Workers in Ohio, Michigan

In a move timed to coincide with the inauguration of a new U.S. President, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has announced significant layoffs in two states that helped send Donald ...
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States Where Your Car Is Most and Least Likely to Be Stolen

A motor vehicle was stolen in the United States every 46 seconds in 2014. As bad as that sounds, that represents a decline of 1.3% compared with 2013, 6.8% compared ...
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Tesla Acquires German Firm in Bid for High-Volume Manufacturing

The ink on the acquisition of SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) isn't even dry yet and Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has announced another acquisition. This one is a German company, ...
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2017 Toyota Prius Prime

Is Toyota Ready to Do a 180 and Build an All-Electric Vehicle?

In late November of 2014, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) introduced its midsized fuel-cell powered Mirai sedan. The car sold for $57,500, or customers could choose a 36-month lease at ...
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