Autos

Ford Shares Drop Below $10 as Chairman Bill Ford’s Turnaround Fails

The stock of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) has dropped below $10 a share, another milestone that marks the car company's failure to set and institute plans for a turnaround. ...
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US Drivers Learn More About Self-Driving Cars, Like Them Less

Over the past two years, U.S. drivers have become more aware of autonomous (self-driving) vehicles. More than three-quarters (78%) have some knowledge of autonomous vehicles that a human driver may ...
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Most US Car Trips Less Than 6 Miles

The U.S. Department of Energy posted its Fact of the Week on Monday and it might be quite a surprise. The majority (59.4%) of one-way household trips are less than ...
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The 3 Board Members Who Get to Decide If Tesla Goes Private

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has done whatever it can to avoid any further scandal about a going-private transaction involving Elon Musk. After Musk controversially tweeted out that he's considering a ...
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Tesla Does Not Trade Like a Company About to Go Private

Elon Musk went further to explain his tweet that Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) might go private. The comments have gotten him in trouble with the SEC and some investors. No ...
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Elon Musk Provides Further Details on Taking Tesla Private

In a blog post Monday at the Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) website, CEO Elon Musk provided an update on his bombshell announcement a week ago that not only does he ...
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What Drove Carvana’s Q2

When Carvana Co. (NYSE: CVNA) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company posted a net loss of $0.37 per share and $475.3 million ...
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Ford Sells 10 Million Mustangs in a Win for Gas-Powered Cars

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) discontinued the sale of most of its car brands in the United States as the popularity of sport utility vehicles and pickup trucks hurt the ...
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More Telling Views on Elon Musk’s Tesla Ambitions

Would Tony Stark tweet while flying in an Iron Man movie? That has to be what some long investors and short sellers alike in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) have to ...
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Should Ford Follow Tesla and Go Private?

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said he may take his company private. Tesla has very modest sales and is not profitable. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is large, ...
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Self-Driving Cars Not Ready for Prime-Time–and Won’t Be for Years

Automakers and tech companies are sinking billions of dollars into research and development for autonomous (self-driving) vehicles. Because cars and light trucks for the most part still have internal combustion ...
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Tariffs Could Raise Price of America’s Favorite Car by $5,000

Tariffs on cars and car parts could raise the price of the Ford F-150 by as much as $5,000. The increase would be a huge blow to the already beleaguered ...
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Owners Keep Ford Explorer Longest, Dump Nissan Rogue Early

The average age of a light-duty vehicle (passenger car, pickup truck, and SUV) currently traveling U.S. roads and highways is 11.6 years, exactly 3 years longer than the average in ...
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California Calls Out ‘Stupidity’ of Trump’s Proposed Changes to Auto Standards

The state of California was primed for Thursday's announcement by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) of a proposed rule that would amend ...
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Tesla Makes GM Bolt Irrelevant

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) desperately wants into the electric car business, just like every other global car manufacturer. Its current stab at the business is the Chevy Bolt, but ...
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