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June Car Sales Forecast Higher, but GM Share Sliding

Automakers will be reporting June light vehicle sales totals on Friday, and if forecasts are correct, it will be a solid month. Analysts at expect June sales to total ...
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The Largest Company in Every State

America’s largest companies tend to be located in major metropolitan areas. New York City alone is home to the headquarters of more than 70 of U.S.'s 1,000 largest public companies, ...
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What Brexit Means to Automakers

Thursday's U.K. vote to leave the European Union has one certain effect: trade among the nations of Europe will be more complicated. Automakers face some significant issues whether they build ...
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Fiat Pounded in New Quality Survey

The Fiat brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is so routinely panned for its product quality that it's a wonder the cars are still for sale in America. ...
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5 Best (and 5 Worst) Cars for Initial Quality in 2016

Initial quality for new cars purchased this year rose to a seven-year high and, for the first time since 2006, non-premium brands outscored premium brands, with a non-premium brand claiming ...
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Diesel Cars Pollute More in Cold Weather

Lower temperatures cause diesel engines to emit more nitrogen oxides (NOx), U.K. research firm Emissions Analytics told the BBC. But not that low: below 18 degrees Celsius (64 degrees Fahrenheit) ...
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As Ford Gazes Into the Future, It Should Keep an Eye on the Present

With an era of self-driving cars on the horizon, and faced with the rising millennial generation that shows little interest in auto ownership, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) must be ...
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Chrysler Grabs May Market Share Lead Over Ford in Europe

With new registrations jumping 25.7% in May, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) outsold Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) in Europe to become the ...
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GM Launches $8,250 Promo Savings on Silverado Pickups

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) had a rotten sales month in May. Volume tumbled 18% on all its vehicles and by nearly 13% on its top-selling Silverado full-size pickups. The ...
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Cadillac Sales Plunge as Lincoln Gains

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) continues to face the fact that its luxury car division is among the least successful brands in the industry, particularly because of the mighty effort from ...
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Ford F-Series Claims 40% of May Pickup Sales

So far in 2016, April has not been the cruelest month. That distinction belongs to May. Only one of the Detroit Three managed to post a year-over-year sales gain in ...
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Sales Dive 18% for GM in May

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total May U.S. sales of 240,450 vehicles, a decrease of 18% compared with May 2015. Retail deliveries fell 13.4%, fleet deliveries slipped 4.1 points ...
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Volkswagen Expected to Have 13% Drop in May Sales

Among the expectations about U.S. cars sales in May is that overall the industry will suffer a drop off of 6.2% to 1,530,000, compared to the same month last year. Also, ...
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Car Sales Move Toward Record, but GM Lags

Sales of new light vehicles (cars and pickups) are on track to set another record in 2016, even though the month of May is not expected to show a year-over-year ...
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Dodge Challenger Flunks Major Safety Test

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has set the gold standard for the evaluation of the effect of car accidents. It recently tested three so-called muscle cars. One, Fiat ...
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