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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 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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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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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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European Car Industry Worries About 2015

After a year of strong recovery of car sales in Europe, executives and the auto manufacturer's association have turned anxious. Is it any wonder? The recovery in some countries in ...
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Volkswagen Continues to Falter in US

While light vehicle sales in the United States during January rose 13.7% to 1,151,123, Volkswagen's sales results continued to falter. This year, which VW management hoped to be its turnaround ...
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January New Car Sales Forecast Highest Since 2006

Automakers will be announcing January U.S. new car and light truck sales on Tuesday morning and industry watchers are predicting sales at their highest levels since January 2006. Estimates range ...
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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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