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Tesla Model 3

Tesla Short Interest Rises to 31 Million Shares

Shares sold short in Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) moved up 8% to 31 million in the period that ended June 30. The news of the increase was overshadowed by the ...
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For Investors, Tesla’s Musk Remains One of America’s Greatest CEOs

Over the past five years, shares of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) have risen 667%. By way of comparison, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) shares have risen 248% over the same ...
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US Greenhouse Gas Emissions Rising in Transportation Sector

For the 25-year period between 1990 and 2014, U.S. greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the transportation sector rose from 24.4% of total GHG emissions to 26.6%. In contrast, emissions from ...
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Buick Offers 20% Cash Back to Move Cars

June Buick sales dropped 5.5%  to 16,575, which makes it among General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) smallest brands by unit sales. It has become a niche brand, and one which ...
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2017 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra Sales Sink 25% to Date in 2016

For the month of June, Hyundai Motor sold 22,414 units of the the compact Elantra in the United States, bringing total sales for the first six months of 2016 to ...
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Tesla Supercharger

Tesla Has 42 Superchargers in California, 1 in West Virginia

Tesla Motor Corp. (NASDAQ: TSLA) produced 18,345 vehicles in the second quarter, which was a disappointment. It hopes to do better in future quarters when it will, among other things, ...
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US Auto Fuel Economy Rating Slips in June

The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in June 2016 was 25.3 miles per gallon (mpg), down 0.1 mpg compared with the May average. For ...
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2016 Honda Civic

Honda Civic Sales Surged 20% in First Half of 2016

U.S. car buyers appear to like two things really well: pickup trucks and new versions of well-respected badges. The Civic from Honda Motor Co. Ltd. (NYSE: HMC) is among the ...
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Can Tesla Build 500,000 Cars a Year?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has released bad news. The electric car company only produced 18,345 vehicles last quarter. That was another blow to its claim that it will build ...
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2016 Nissan Versa

The Cheapest Car in America

When it was introduced to U.S. car buyers in 1985, the Yugo cost $$3,995 and was the cheapest car on the American market. Adjusted for inflation a 2016 Yugo would ...
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2016 Toyota Prius

Toyota Dumps Prius Inventory as Sales Collapse

Hybrid and electric cars were the rage when gas prices where high. The grandfather of the category has been the Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM), which recently fell on very ...
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Buick Enclave Is Most American Of All Cars

24/7 Wall St. looked at the most American cars in the U.S. based on where their parts come from. The Buick Enclave was the winner What did we discover? Across ...
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2016 Ford F-150

Why Is Ford Adding Incentives for the F-150?

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) just reported a 29% year-over-year sales gain on its F-Series pickups. The company sold 70,937 pickups in June, up from 67,412 in May. For the ...
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Volvo XC90 2016

Volvo’s Comeback Continues as Sales Jump 41%

June sales for Sweden-based Volvo rose 41% year over year in June and are up 24.4% for the first six months of the year. The numbers are closer to the ...
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Ford F-150 Top Selling Car In June, Followed By Silverado and Ram

The three full-sized American pick-ups continued to be the best selling cars in June, a sign of a drop in concern about gas costs, and the place that the pick-up ...
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