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The Top-Selling Japanese Cars

In the month of October, Japanese automakers were responsible for eight of the top-20-selling vehicles in the U.S. The four top-selling cars come from Japanese makers, and trail behind ...
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What a Tesla Collaboration with BMW Might Actually Mean

In an interview published Sunday in a German magazine, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said that he is talking with BMW about an alliance that would involve ...
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Volkswagen to Invest $108 Billion in Expansion

It is hard to believe that any company could invest over $100 billion in anything. It turns out that company is huge auto manufacturer Volkswagen. Its board announced the decision ...
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Best Selling Cars in the World

Estimates for new car and light truck sales in 2014 vary in a range of around 85.5 million to about 87.0 million. Any number in the range will be a ...
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Will Cheap Gas Derail the Toyota Fuel Cell Car Launch?

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) on Monday introduced its mid-sized, fuel-cell powered Mirai in Torrance, Calif., ahead of the public opening of the Los Angeles Auto Show, scheduled for Thursday, ...
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Companies Spending the Most on R&D

For the third consecutive year, the company spending the most on research and development (R&D) was Germany’s Volkswagen. The automaker’s 2014 R&D spending will total $13.5 billion, just ahead of ...
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Toyota Launches Hydrogen-Powered Car

Not to be bested by floods of new technology aimed at green car buyers and those who want the latest in engine technology, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) has launched ...
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Ford F-150 Named 2015 Best Buy

Automobile valuation and information provider Kelley Blue Book (KBB) announced its selections for the 2015 Best Buy award in a dozen major vehicle categories. The all-new, aluminum body Ford F-150 ...
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Toyota Leads List of Cars People Consider Buying

Toyota may be the third largest selling car brand in America, behind Ford and GM. However, when it comes to what brand shoppers consider when they look for a new ...
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Volkswagen Sales Rebound — a Little

Volkswagen’s U.S. division reported October sales of 30,313 units, up 7.8% from the 28,129 units the company sold in October of 2013. For the year to date, sales remain down ...
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Ford, VW October Sales Down Again

Automakers will report October U.S. sales on Monday and industry analysts at Edmunds.com expect the seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of sales to reach 16.3 million new cars and light ...
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Tesla Faces Challenges From Mercedes, Porsche and Audi

Germany’s three top automakers have not been asleep while upstart Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) proves that there is a market for a luxury version of an all-electric car. Daimler’s ...
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Russia’s Auto Sales Debacle Getting Worse

At the end of September, sales of new cars and light trucks in Russia had dropped 13% year-over-year from 2.05 million units in the first nine months of 2013 to ...
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Would Toyota Buy GM?

As Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) starts its life as a public company traded on a U.S. market, the engineer of the merger that created the company, CEO Sergio Marchionne, speculated that ...
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Chrysler Goes Public

A new car company is set to begin trading Monday on the New York Stock Exchange as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. under the ticker symbol FCA. There will be no ...
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