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Collapsing Russian Car Sales Hit GM, Ford, Toyota, VW

The last time we looked at sales of cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia, the situation was bad and headed toward being worse. In the three months since our ...
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Toyota Recalls 140,000 Pickups for Possible Airbag Problem

Adding to an already record total of vehicle recalls this year, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) announced on Thursday that it is recalling 140,000 of its Tundra CrewMax pickup trucks ...
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Toyota RAV4 Sales Rise 50%

Among the 20 best-selling cars of August, the Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) RAV4 posted the highest growth in sales. These sales rose 51.5% to 35,614. For the first eight ...
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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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Automobile Sales Rate at 8-Year High

New light vehicle sales in August reached a total of 1.58 million units, well above the Kelley Blue Book (KBB) forecast of 1.465 million units and Edmunds.com’s forecast of 1.461 ...
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Mercedes Holds Luxury Car Lead Over BMW

In the back and forth that is the luxury car sales lead in the United States, Mercedes was a narrow winner in August. It holds the same position for the ...
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VW Sales Struggle Again in August

Volkswagen had the good fortune of finishing near the top of the 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for "Automobile and Light Vehicles." Unfortunately, the strong impression people have of ...
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Toyota and Chrysler Lead Automaker Sales in August

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) continues to sell more cars than any other maker, despite millions of recalls. GM sold more than 272,000 units in August, up from July sales ...
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Chevy Offers $4,000 Incentives to Boost Silverado Sales

The Chevrolet division of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) offers one of the top three selling pickups in America. However, sales growth of its Silverado has trailed that of its ...
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Chrysler-Fiat Merger Dodges a Pothole, Paves the Way to IPO

The merger between Fiat and Chrysler has avoided its latest challenge and now appears on its way to an initial public offering (IPO) in New York as early as October. ...
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Volkswagen Sales Expected to Fall 8%

Volkswagen got some good news this week. It finished near the top of the American Customer Satisfaction Index survey of cars sold in the United States. The effects of the ...
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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, 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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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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