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2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Chrysler Sales Surged, Ford’s Fell in September

The analysts at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) issued their forecast for new car sales in September on Thursday, and compared with booming sales in August the current month is something ...
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August Car Sales Dropped 9.4% in Japan

August automobile sales in Japan fell 9.4% year-over-year, but remain higher year to date by the same amount. Through the first 8 months of 2014 sales totaled 3.79 million units. ...
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Toyota Prius Sales Fall 14%

Perhaps the number of competitors has become too large. The best-selling hybrid in the world, both currently and in history, suffered a sales drop of 14% in August. The once ...
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Chrysler Sales Surge in August

Automakers will be reporting U.S. August new car sales next week, but an early estimate from Kelley Blue Book (KBB) has sales declining 0.7% year-over-year on an unadjusted basis and ...
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Mercedes Ranks Number 1 in Customer Satisfaction

Compared with the second quarter of last year, overall U.S. customer satisfaction with all products was down 0.1%. That’s not good, but far better than the drop of 0.8% in ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Jeep, Dodge Quality Rank Near Bottom of Customer Satisfaction Study

Chrysler and its brands often rank at the bottom of car quality surveys, which include, among others, industry research leader J.D. Power. This has not affected sales. Chrysler continues to ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Auto Sales Headed for Record-Setting August

Automakers will be reporting new car sales figures for August next week after the Labor Day weekend. But industry analysts are starting to make their own projections on what the ...
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Apple CarPlay in Trouble

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced its in-car operating system, CarPlay, in March at the Geneva Motor Show, the company also announced partners like Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo. What Apple ...
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9 Cars Most Likely to Be Dumped

While consumers consider many factors when deciding on the next car to buy, their own previous experience is perhaps the most significant one. Some car brands command high customer loyalty, ...
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Chrysler 200 Gets Safety Award, But Will it Sell?

Chrysler's 2015 model 200 was named a 2014 Top Safety Pick Plus by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The award may not help flagging sales of the model. Through July, ...
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Can Nissan Be the Next Chrysler?

Among the top 20 best-selling cars in the United States for the month of July are two vehicles from Nissan: the compact Sentra and the mid-size Altima. A third model, ...
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IPO

Hot IPOs Diverge: Mobileye Stays Warm, El Pollo Loco Cools Off

With one exception, the first six trading days for El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) were an unqualified success. The share price rose on five of the six days ...
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July Auto Sales Winners and Loser

New light vehicle sales in July did not match the high expectations that analysts had for the month. Kelley Blue Book (KBB) expected sales of 1.465 million units and edmunds.com ...
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Nissan Sentra Sales Surge 54% in July

Nissan's Sentra had the largest percentage increase in sales among the 20 top-selling cars and light trucks in July -- up 53.7 % to 17,579. And it is in a ...
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Mobileye IPO Brings Driverless Technology to the Front Page

There was not a more explosive initial public offering (IPO) last week than Mobileye N.V. (NYSE: MBLY), which priced at $25 a share and opened trading Friday morning at $36. ...
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