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Audi, Porsche Issue Recall Notices in China

On Friday, Volkswagen's Porsche division said it would recall 13,500 vehicles globally, including more than 9,100 Cayenne and Panamera vehicles in China. The recall affects models built between March 2011 ...
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BMW and Volkswagen Electric Vehicle Plans Take Step Backward

BMW and Volkswagen said they would help build more electric vehicle charging stations to support the new wave of demand for these types of cars. The plan was announced with great ...
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GM, Ford Lose Share as Russian Vehicle Sales Plunge 10% in 2014

Sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia declined by nearly 300,000 units in 2014, compared with the prior year. Russian consumers purchased 2.49 million vehicles last year, ...
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GM Continues to Lose Market Share in Europe

The news about auto sales in Europe was good for December, but the General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) division there continued to lose ground as its attempt at a turnaround ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

VW Delivers 10 Million Vehicles, 3.7 Million in China

Volkswagen's parent has released its sales delivery figures for 2014, and it was all China. While the company delivered 10 million cars and light trucks, more than a third of ...
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Can New Car Sales Hit 17 Million in 2015?

The remarkable increase in new car sales will continue next year, according to research firm Kelly Blue Book (KBB). Demand for new vehicles should abate though, because more than 30 ...
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Subaru Forester 2015

Will Subaru Outsell Volkswagen in the US in 2015?

Volkswagen was the eighth-largest auto seller in the United States in 2014, with total sales of 595,988 units. The total includes sales of both VW and Audi brands, and it ...
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GM 2014 Sales Price Rises Most Among U.S. Carmakers

While we wait for the automakers to report December and full-year sales Monday morning, we can take a look at how much Americans are paying for those new cars. The ...
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Volkswagen Golf 2015

Volkswagen Sales Expected to Rise 14%

After months when its sales were not only modest but falling, Volkswagen's unit sales are expected to grow 14% in December. If the trend continues, VW may even find itself ...
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2014 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep, Ram Will Drive Chrysler December Sales to 21% Gain

The holiday season is expected to drive full-year auto sales within a short reach of a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 2014 new car sales in the U.S. of ...
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GM Sales in Europe Continue Free Fall

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) efforts to turn around its European operations have suffered another blow. As sales of all cars of any brand in Europe moved higher by 1.4% ...
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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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Volkswagen Golf 2015

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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Opel Adam

GM Continues to Take a Beating in Europe Car Sales

Car sales in Europe have continued to grow as the European Union slowly emerges from its deep recession. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) was the only major car company that ...
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VW Tiguan 2014

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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