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GM Sales Expected to Rise 2% in November

November car sales are expected to rise to near-record levels, continuing a run that is two years old. However, year-over-year sales will only rise .1% from a strong November last ...
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Best and Worst Car Insurance Deals

Among the many considerations new-car buyers take into account is how much they will have to pay to keep their new vehicle on the road. Included in that calculation ought to be ...
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Pickups Are Top 3 Selling Vehicles in US

Through the first 10 months of 2015, the three top-selling vehicles in the United States were pickup trucks. The leader, as it has been for years, is Ford Motor Co.'s ...
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Should All Car Companies Encourage Whistleblowers?

Volkswagen will give whistleblowers amnesty. Workers aware of how the cover up of emissions cheating was done can provide information about how that cheating was engineered. No layoffs, no individually ...
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Ford Sales Expected to Surge in October

October will be another banner month for car sales. Kelley Blue Book expects the overall industry to post a gain of 11.9% to 1,430,000 cars and light trucks. Ford Motor Co. ...
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Mercedes Hit by Diesel Emissions

Diesel cars made by Mercedes-Benz produced an average of 2.2 times more nitrogen oxide emissions than the official Euro 5 standard and 5.0 times higher than the newer Euro 6 ...
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Apple Named Top Corporate Brand With $170 Billion Value

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was named the most valuable global brand in the 2015 Interbrand World's Best 100 Global Brand survey, with a value of $170 billion, up 43%. Google ...
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Will Volkswagen Have to Sell Audi?

The Volkswagen emissions scandal has begun to look like BP PLC's (NYSE: BP) Deepwater Horizon catastrophe: Claim after claim. Government punishment after government punishment. A well leaking by the day ...
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Ford, Honda and Hyundai Expected to Top September Sales

In a month in which cars sales are expected to make a strong showing, the winners in terms of growth will be Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F), which owns luxury ...
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September New Car Sales Expected to Jump 12%

Carmakers will report September 2015 U.S. sales of new light vehicles next Friday, October 1, and analysts at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) are expecting monthly sales in the neighborhood of ...
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0% Financing for 72 Months as Chrysler Tries to Dump Cars

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.'s (NYSE: FCAU) Chrysler division apparently has a problem. It offers 0% financing for 72 months (and as much as $1,500 cash back) for some of its ...
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Kelley Blue Book Names 2015 10 Most Awarded Vehicles

Automakers love to tout the awards that their cars win, and auto buyers are keen to see which cars make those lists. While there are literally dozens of such lists, ...
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Mercedes Smart Car Disappears

Mercedes-Benz USA sold 31,250 cars and light trucks in August, up 3.2% year over year. Sales of its tiny Smart car were only 617 units, down 53.7% from August last ...
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America’s Best and Worst Car Brands

 Auto companies often make use of awards and quality ratings -- when they’re good at least -- to attract car buyers. The most important brand quality surveys are performed by ...
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Low Exposure in China Makes Chrysler a Winner

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) have built infrastructure and marketing machines in China, presuming the world's most populous nation represents the future of car ...
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