Autos

GM Sold Only 1,177 Bolt EV Models In January

GM's (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bold EV is supposed to be the Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) Model 3 killer. However, GM only sold 1,177 Bolt models in January, up from 1,162 in ...
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Chevy Tries to Boost Silverado Pickup Sales With $9000 in Incentives

The Chevy Silverado is the second best-selling vehicle in America. It cemented that position with sales of 40,716 in January, up 14.5% year over year. Nevertheless, in the ultra-competitive field of ...
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A New Forecast That Cars Are Going Away

With the dawn of the self-driving cars and ride-sharing services, many experts have said that sales of traditional sedans, coupes, crossovers, sport utility vehicles and pickups will plunge. This would ...
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European Auto Sales Rise 7.1% in January; Ford Pulling Even With FCA

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Thursday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) jumped by 7.1% in January, compared with new registrations in January of 2017. ...
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Lexus, Porsche, Buick Most Dependable Brands in JD Power Study

Of the 31 automobile brands ranked in the 2018 U.S. vehicle dependability study conducted by J.D. Power, the Lexus brand from Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) topped the ranking for ...
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Fiat, Chrysler Fall at Bottom of New JD Power Dependability Study

J.D. Power has released its 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) brands Fiat and Chrysler took two of the bottom three spots, joined by niche ...
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With New Competition, Ford Offers Incentives on New F-150 Pickup

Even with a new model of the country's best-selling vehicle, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is making some pretty tempting offers on its 2018 F-150 pickup. Is the company really ...
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How Long Can Tesla Struggle to Get a Deal Done in China?

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) may be the biggest-selling electric automaker in the United States, but it continues to struggle to expand its footprint in China, the world’s largest car market. ...
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How BMW Became the Largest Exporter of US-Manufactured Autos

In 2017, 1.98 million passenger cars and light trucks built in the United States were exported. By dollar value, the exported vehicles accounted for $57.04 billion of U.S. international trade, ...
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Highway Fatality Rate Highest in Wyoming, Lowest in DC

Highway fatalities represented 1.3% of all deaths in 2015, according to a new research report from the University of Michigan’s Sustainable Worldwide Transportation group. Researchers Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle ...
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Short Interest in Ford Soars as Company Struggles

Betting that shares of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) would drop has been paying off for so far in 2018. As of last Friday, shares had retreated nearly 15% after ...
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Ford China Sales Plunge 18% in January

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is off to a rocky start in China this year. January sales tumbled 18% to 75,990 units, including sales of 46,888 at the company's joint ...
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Ford Continues to Be Dogged by Investor Panic

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) plans to remain competitive within the global automotive industry have turned investor sentiment from skepticism to anxiety. Its shares are down 17% this year while ...
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Why Analysts Are Taking a Mixed Stance on Tesla

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has been a big question mark for market analysts for years now. Most let it go that the company is far from profitable and focused more ...
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Sleepy People Cause Many Car Accidents, Another Argument for Self-Driving Cars

If drunk driving is the major cause of car accidents, drowsy driving is among the other common ones. Both problems could be largely, if not entirely, solved by the spread of ...
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