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Will the Tesla Model 3 Be a Winner?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has confirmed in a tweet that its next car will be named the Model 3. The company's current Model S sedan and coming Model X ...
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Fiat Has More Trouble Selling Cars

Fiat, the Italian part of the global Fiat-Chrysler alliance, is having more and more trouble selling its small, inexpensive cars in America. Most recent data on "days to turn," the ...
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Can Cadillac Catch BMW?

There is a point at which a company that has not overcome its difficulties runs out of chances. Cadillac has hired a new chief in the hope that what may ...
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Can Volkswagen Triple Its U.S. Sales?

Volkswagen management has admitted that its U.S. operations are troubled and that the market is essential to its progress to become the number one car company in the world. To ...
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BlackBerry Sells German R&D Assets to VW

UPDATE: BlackBerry shares popped 5% in early trading Monday following a weekend report that the smartphone maker will launch a health care software service in India. Smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: ...
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VW’s Sales Drop 22% as U.S. Troubles Cripple

Volkswagen's efforts to break into the world's second largest car market continue to fail. Its sales in the United States dropped 22% in June to 28,827. As its market share ...
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Audi Replaces BMW as World’s Top-Selling Premium Car

For the first time ever, Volkswagen's Audi division sold more cars worldwide in a month than did long-time premium brand leader BMW. Now if VW could only sort out its ...
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Volkswagen Sales to Plunge 16% in June

Volkswagen, already in deep trouble in the United States, is expected to have a drop in June sales of 15.8%, which is another sign that its recovery is improbable. According ...
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Ford, Toyota and Honda Top Best Global Green Brands

In a world in which consumers take ever greater interest in the environmental track records of the companies they do business with and brands they buy, several cars brands topped Interbrand's ...
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GM Europe Sales Fall Sharply

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) trouble in the United States continues to be joined by its battle for vehicle sales in Europe. While recalls in America have topped 17 million, ...
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Volkswagen Leads China Car Sales

German automaker Volkswagen's U.S. sales have been awful and heading toward miserable for over a year now. But the story is very different in China, where VW sells more cars ...
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VW’s U.S. Sales Problems Continue to Worsen

Volkswagen of America management says it is playing for the long term. Although current sales figures are important, it will take some time to improve the German company's flagging fortunes ...
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Audi Sales Set Record, Pressuring Mercedes and BMW

Audi May sales offers more evidence that the American 1% continues to buy high-priced cars at record rates. The Volkswagen unit's May U.S. sales rose 25.5% to 16,601. Volkswagen claims ...
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May Car Sales and Outlook Remain Strong

Automakers reported May U.S. sales throughout the morning Tuesday, and sales for the month at all carmakers except Volkswagen were higher. The German firm's sales were down more than 15% ...
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Volkswagen’s Sales Disaster Continues

In a week, the auto industry will, company by company, issue data on May sales in the United States. There will be a few constants. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) ...
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