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Ford F-150

Ford Upgrades Best Selling F-150, A Little

Why tinker with success? Ford (NYSE: F) has done so with the F-150 pick-up which has been the best selling vehicle in the U.S. for 35 years in a row. ...
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Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar’s Sales Double in 2016

Jaguar sales rose 116% in 2016 to 31,243. The brand is owned by Tata Motors Ltd. (NYSE: TTM). The success of its F-PACE sport utility vehicle (SUV) was responsible for ...
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Porsche Macan

Porsche’s Macan Crossover Saves Car Maker From Mediocre 2016

Ultra-luxury carmaker Porsche has trouble selling its traditional coupes. Sales of the iconic 911 dropped from 9,898 in 2015 to 8,901 last year. It also struggled with the sales of ...
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Ford F-150

20 Best-Selling Cars of 2016

With the full year of auto sales finally reported, 2016 was one for the record books. Total sales reached 17,550,351, up 0.4%. There were 307 sales days this year, versus ...
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Fiat Gets Slaughtered in December

Fiat Chrysler Automobile N.V.'s (NYSE: FCAU) embattled small car brand, Fiat, posted a December sales drop of more than half from to December 2015. The Fiat brand sold only 2,206 ...
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Ford F-150

Ford F-150 Top Selling Pickup of 2016

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) maintained its customary lead in pickup truck sales with December sales of 87,512 units, up 2.7% from 85,211 in December of 2015. In November Ford ...
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Jeep Wrangler

Fiat Chrysler December Sales Down 10% as Jeep Sales Slow

Year over year, sales dropped 10% at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) in December to 192,519 units. The Jeep brand posted a sales drop of 6% year over year ...
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Ford F-150

Ford December Sales Show Small Gain on Retail Sales Jump

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Wednesday reported a U.S. sales increase of 0.3% year over year in December, to 239,854 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with December 2015 sales ...
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GM December Sales Rise 10% as Chevy Shines

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Wednesday posted total December U.S. sales of 319,108 vehicles, an increase of 10% compared with December 2015. Retail deliveries rose 3.4 points for the ...
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Can Tesla Sell 100,000 Cars? The Company’s Biggest Challenge

So, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) missed its goal for annual production, which is not the first time this has happened. The figure fell well short of 100,000. With mounting ...
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2016 Honda Civic

Mercedes and Honda Win KBB Best Auto Tech

Who puts the best technology in its cars? According to Kelley Blue Book (KBB), Mercedes and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. (NYSE: HMC). In specific, Mercedes won the luxury category with ...
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Automakers Bringing It to the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

The 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opens Thursday, and while excitement seems rather muted for consumer electronics products, there is plenty of interest in what automakers are bringing to Las ...
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Tesla Model 3

60% of Americans Don’t Even Know That Plug-in Electric Vehicles Exist

A person could be forgiven for thinking that all the hoopla in the business press about Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has raised Americans' awareness of battery electric vehicles (EVs) ...
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Chevy’s 0% Financing for 72 Months Problem

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy has ended 2016 and started 2017 with extraordinary promotions, both in terms of financing and discounts. These include 20% cash back on some models, ...
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Will Smog Kill China Car Sales Growth?

Car companies sold 21.1 million cars and light trucks in China in 2015. The market has become the world's largest by far, and a sales lifeline to global manufacturers. The ...
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