Mercedes Worldwide Sales Surge Led by US and China

Daimler reported extraordinary results for the first quarter, led by a 13% surge in global Mercedes sales that reached 641,600 vehicles for the period. Sales in the United States and ...
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What a Mercedes Pickup Truck Could Look Like

Less than two weeks ago, Daimler and its Mercedes-Benz division announced a new premium-level pickup truck by the end of the decade. The pickup is aimed at the Latin American, ...
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Cadillac Escalade 2015

Navigator, Escalade Sales Soar

While American-made luxury car sales tumble, there is one luxury sector that is booming: luxury, full-size sport utility vehicles (SUVs). Sales have skyrocketed on the big vehicles with the big ...
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BMW Tops Mercedes in Sales

BMW sold more cars, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossovers than Mercedes in March. Both companies can take relief that other luxury brands lagged well behind. The race between the ...
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Cadillac and Lincoln Both Got Trashed

When automakers reported new car sales for March on Wednesday, two U.S. luxury brands got absolutely trashed. Cadillac, the luxury brand from General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), and the Ford ...
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Honda, Porsche Win Car Brand Awards

Automakers will be reporting March sales throughout the morning Tuesday, and the analysts at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have issued their 2015 Brand Image award winners to coincide with those ...
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Can Mercedes Take 5% of American Car Market?

It seems improbable that a single luxury car company could take 5% of the U.S. car market. After all, Hyundai, with a relatively wide product line, has 4.2%. But Mercedes ...
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Mercedes-Benz to Launch Pickup Truck

Saying that the market is “primed” for a new mid-size pickup truck from a premium manufacturer, Daimler, maker of Mercedes-Benz cars and vans, said on Friday that it will expand ...
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Tiffany earrings

Not Much Glitter in Tiffany Revenues or Forecast

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Friday. For the quarter, the luxury goods company reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Jaguar XK

Why Jaguar Sales Have Crumbled

Despite strong reviews of its new F-TYPE, Jaguar sales on the United States have crumbled. The brand's sales are so small and the sales of other luxury cars brands are ...
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Cadillac and Lincoln Take Another Beating

The promised turnaround of General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Cadillac and Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) Lincoln have to be years away, as managements have hinted. The process is off ...
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Rolls Royce

Rolls-Royce to Build an SUV

In the category of things we didn’t know we needed there must surely have been a spot for a sport utility vehicle (SUV) built by Rolls-Royce. That spot is about ...
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GM Plans to Pour $12 Billion Into Cadillac Brand

Over the next five years, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) plans to spend more than $12 billion developing its luxury Cadillac brand, with high hopes of creating new sales in ...
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Is the Dollar Really Why Tiffany Lowered Earnings Expectations?

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) reported lower-than-expected sales results for the two-month holiday period ended December 31. The sales results were considered disappointing by executives due to headwinds from a ...
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US, China Are Top Markets for Mercedes-Benz

Daimler, the Germany-based maker of Mercedes-Benz automobiles, announced Friday morning that the company sold a record 1.65 million vehicles in 2014, up 12.9% compared with 2013 sales, and the fourth ...
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