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Toyota Warns US Workers: Build Camry for Less, or Else

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) opened its first U.S. plant in 1988 in Georgetown, Kentucky. The plant's 8,200 employees produced 500,766 vehicles last year, most of which were the company's ...
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Ford October European Sales Maintain Volume, Share Lead Over Fiat Chrysler

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Thursday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) rose 5.9% in October compared with new registrations in October of 2016. New ...
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GE Market Cap Drops Below Mastercard

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is continuing its fall from grace after earlier this week announcing that it would be cutting its dividend and making some changes to its business ...
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A Pessimistic Assessment of the Car Industry

Large credit rating agency Moody's has provided an usually pessimistic view of the car industry. Sales have peaked, its experts said. Demand in the two largest car markets has turned ...
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GE Market Cap Now Less Than Toyota

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was a big loser on Monday after the company announced that it would be scaling back its dividend and making some changes to its model. ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The Wall Street Journal reported that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) and Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) have discussed a major M&A deal: Walt Disney Co. recently held talks ...
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Republican Tax Plan Will Kill US Electric Car Market

When U.S. House Republicans unveiled their tax reform plan on Thursday, the focus of most news coverage went to items like a permanent cut to the corporate tax rate, the ...
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Ford F-Series Sales Up 16% in October, but Share Dips 1%

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 75,974 F-Series pickups in October, topping sales of General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Silverado by 22,817 units. Adding in sales of the GMC ...
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Toyota Does Not Want to Be World’s No. 1 Car Company

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) has no interest in elbowing its way to the number one spot among auto manufacturers in terms of unit sales. That means it will not ...
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Volvo Effort to Take on US Market Undermined by Poor Score for XC90

Volvo has had a great deal of trouble with the U.S. market, where its sales have been poor in recent years. Its comeback strategy in the world's second-largest car market ...
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Cadillac Crushed by Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports issued its 2017 Car Brand Reliability Study. Of the 27 brands covered, Cadillac finished dead last, a blow to the troubled General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) luxury brand. The ...
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Ford September European Sales Regains Lead Over Fiat Chrysler

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Tuesday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) fell 2% in September compared with new registrations in September of 2016. New ...
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How Long Will a New Electric Car Last?

In 2016, the average age of a light vehicle (car, sport utility vehicle or pickup) in the U.S. fleet of about 264 million light vehicles reached an all-time high of ...
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Japanese Automakers Built 4 Million Vehicles in the US Last Year

According to a new report out Tuesday from the Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) USA, Japan-based automakers manufactured nearly 4 million vehicles in the United States last year at 24 ...
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Ford Tops September Pickup Sales, but Ram Gains Market Share

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold a whopping 82,302 F-Series pickups in September, topping sales of General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Silverado by 26,967 units. Adding in sales of ...
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