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Why GM Has Dipped to Another 52-Week Low

This has been a tough week for General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM). Well, at least a tough week for the company’s stock, which has posted a new 52-week low again ...
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Volkswagen Golf 2015

Has Volkswagen Given Up on Selling Cars in the Americas?

U.S. sales of Volkswagen vehicles have been steadily falling for more than a year. In the first nine months of 2013, the company sold 463,200 VWs and Audis in the ...
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Is the New Tesla Too Fast to Be Safe?

The latest Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) model will likely top the Consumer Reports list of best cars, best reliability and perhaps best zero-to-60 time. The trouble is that the ...
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Mazda MX5

Auto Fuel Economy and Emissions Improvement Led by Mazda, Honda, and Subaru

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its 2014 report on fuel economy trends and carbon dioxide emissions Wednesday. The data includes fuel economy ratings through model year 2013 and ...
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Nissan Maxima

Best Car Deals for the Month of October

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have put together a list of the best lease, financing and purchase deals available for the month of October. There are six significant ...
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GM and Ford See Sharp Drops in US Market Share

Much of the concern about the futures of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is based on troubles in Europe. Their fortunes in the home ...
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Mercedes Sales Surge in China

September 2014 sales for Mercedes-Benz were the strongest ever for the month, and the third quarter was the strongest sales quarter ever in the history of the company. Mercedes sold ...
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Why Morgan Stanley Worries GM Will Fall Even Further

Saying that it believes that a lot of the bad things that Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) said in its recent profit warning also apply to the outlook for General ...
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Will Tesla Offer Used Cars?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is set to release its Model X crossover next year and a third new model (the Model D?) may follow the year after that. But ...
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fuel gauge

Average Fuel Economy of Cars Drops Sharply

Low gasoline prices and a move to SUVs and crossovers have caused fuel economy to drop at a nearly unprecedented rate. According to the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute: ...
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GM Adds Nearly 350,000 to 2014 U.S. Recall Total

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) updated its 2014 recall count for the United States and North America, adding almost 350,000 recalled vehicles to its U.S. count and more than 490,000 ...
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Elio Sales of $6,800 Car Slow

Elio sells a $6,800 car. It is supposed to be the next stage of driving in America. As an alternative to the explosion of luxury-car, gas-guzzler sales, Elio offers a vehicle ...
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Ford’s Falling Market Share

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) had better get that new aluminum-body F-150 out into the market soon or it could lose its position at the top of the heap of ...
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Ford hybrid

Lincoln Sales Begin to Rebound

When Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) renamed its Lincoln division "The Lincoln Motor Company," many industry experts scoffed. Such a notion was too obvious a ploy and too weak a ...
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Chrysler Jeep

SUV, Truck Sales Cut September Fuel Economy Rating on New Vehicles

New vehicles sold in the month of September averaged 25.3 miles per gallon, a drop of 0.5 mpg from the August rating, which was the highest fuel economy rating ever ...
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