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Jaguar XK

Year-Old Cars to Buy at Steep Discounts

How much can you save by buying a car that is just one year old compared with a spanking new one? As usual, the answer begins with, “It depends … ...
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2014 Cadillac ELR

Can Cadillac Get New Dealers to Boost Sales?

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Cadillac division believes it can upgrade its dealer network and that will help sales. The plan's description still does not say whether there is much demand ...
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Toyota U S A Headquarters exteriors, Torrance, Ca.

Toyota Expects Slump in 2015 Sales

Car industry sales have recovered from the recession in almost every large market around the world. However, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) has trimmed its sales expectations for its next ...
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GM, Ford Lose Share as Russian Vehicle Sales Plunge 10% in 2014

Sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia declined by nearly 300,000 units in 2014, compared with the prior year. Russian consumers purchased 2.49 million vehicles last year, ...
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GM Continues to Lose Market Share in Europe

The news about auto sales in Europe was good for December, but the General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) division there continued to lose ground as its attempt at a turnaround ...
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America’s Most Hated Companies

To be truly hated, a company must alienate a large number of people. It may irritate consumers with bad customer service, upset employees by paying low wages, and disappoint Wall ...
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GM Plans to Pour $12 Billion Into Cadillac Brand

Over the next five years, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) plans to spend more than $12 billion developing its luxury Cadillac brand, with high hopes of creating new sales in ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

VW Delivers 10 Million Vehicles, 3.7 Million in China

Volkswagen's parent has released its sales delivery figures for 2014, and it was all China. While the company delivered 10 million cars and light trucks, more than a third of ...
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electric car

Chevrolet Bolt Takes Aim at Tesla Model 3

The North American International Auto Show opens Monday in Detroit, and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) is expected to unveil its next generation all-electric car, the Chevy Bolt. GM has ...
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Can New Car Sales Hit 17 Million in 2015?

The remarkable increase in new car sales will continue next year, according to research firm Kelly Blue Book (KBB). Demand for new vehicles should abate though, because more than 30 ...
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US, China Are Top Markets for Mercedes-Benz

Daimler, the Germany-based maker of Mercedes-Benz automobiles, announced Friday morning that the company sold a record 1.65 million vehicles in 2014, up 12.9% compared with 2013 sales, and the fourth ...
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Nissan Leaf 2014

2014 Electric Vehicle Sales a Mixed Bag

Annual sales of all-electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles rose by more than 20,000 units in 2014, up nearly 23%. A nice jump to be sure, but nowhere near the ...
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2015 Ford F-150

Ford Lifts Dividend After Year of Weak Profits

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) announced Thursday morning a 20% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend to $0.15 a share to be paid on March 2, 2015, to shareholders of ...
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BMW Wins 2014 US Luxury Car Sales Race

The race for the top in U.S. luxury car sales was won by BMW in 2014. The automaker reported on Monday that it sold 339,738 BMW-branded vehicles last year. Second-place ...
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Cadillac Sales Drop 11% as Brand Stumbles

Cadillac, the luxury brand of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), continues to be the laggard among luxury car brands. While sales of its primary competitors improve, Cadillac sales dropped 11% ...
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