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Best New Car Deals for April

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have put together a list of the best lease, financing and cash-back deals available for the last two weeks of April. There are ...
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GM Q1 Global Car Sales Falter Outside US, China

Even though General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) is scheduled to release first-quarter results on Thursday, the company said Tuesday morning that it sold 2,421,123 vehicles worldwide in the first three ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

VW March Sales Plunge 18%

In its press release, Volkswagen did not highlight the fact that March sales fell 18.2% to 30,025. Instead VW management spoke about the success of the Golf line of cars, which ...
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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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Porsche Panamera 2015 model

Volkswagen Tops List of America Car Prices

Volkswagen may be struggling to gain sales in the U.S. car market, but on average the price of its cars was higher than that of any other manufacturer in March, ...
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Ford, Volkswagen Sales Expected to Drop in March

While car and light truck sales are expected to barely inch up this month compared to March a year ago, those of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F), Hyundai-Kia, Nissan and ...
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Porsche Panamera 2015 model

Porsche Posts Record-Setting 2014 Sales

The Porsche division of Volkswagen had a record-setting year in 2014. The sports car maker said on Friday that it delivered nearly 190,000 vehicles last year, a year-over-year increase of ...
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Porsche Panamera 2015 model

Volkswagen Raises Dividend, Worries About Global Economy

Volkswagen reported Thursday morning that unit sales in 2014 rose 5%, from 9.73 million vehicles to 10.22 million. Operating profit rose 8.8% and after-tax profit rose 21%. Revenues rose 2.8%, ...
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Russian Car Sales Plunge 38% in February; GM and Ford Sales Twice as Bad

Sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia declined by 78,228 units last month compared with the February 2014. Russian consumers purchased 128,298 light vehicles in February compared ...
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Will Air Pollution Kill the Car Market in China?

Sales of cars in China may reach 21 million this year, but the future of the growth will collide with the nation's raging air pollution problem. The pressure on the government ...
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Volkswagen Turnaround Gets a Year Longer

Sometime around last month, the turnaround of Volkswagen's U.S. operations was supposed to start. Its 2015 Golf was named "Motor Trend Car of the Year," which has a value beyond what millions ...
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February New Car Sales Forecast: GM, VW Losing Market Share

February was a good month for new car sales in the United States. A total of around 1.29 million new cars were sold during the month, which pencils out to ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

Volkswagen Takes 25% of Europe Car Market

Car sales, based on registrations, rose 6.7% in the European Union during January to 999,157. Volkswagen had an extraordinary 25% market share. Despite its size, VW sales rose at the ...
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GM’s Europe Sales Surge in January

After years of trouble in Europe, General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) sales turned sharply higher in January, outpacing the region's overall performance. The results, driven by results of GM's Opel/Vauxhall ...
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Ballard Power Breathes Some Life Into Alt Energy Stocks

A contract worth about $80 million added about $140 million to the market cap of fuel cell technology company Ballard Power Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: BLDP) Wednesday morning. Shares traded nearly ...
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