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Jeep US Sales Rose 2% in January; FCA Sales Down 13%

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) reported January sales plunged 13% year over year to 132,803 vehicles, compared with January 2017 sales of 152,218. The Jeep brand posted a sales ...
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Ford January Sales Dive 6.6%

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Thursday reported January sales fell 6.6% year over year to 161,143 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with January 2017 sales of 172,612. Passenger car ...
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Fiat Sales Slaughtered in January

Sales of the Fiat brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) were down in January, after a catastrophic drop in 2017. Fiat sold only 1,229 cars last month, down ...
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January Auto Sales Seen Down Nearly 3%

Automakers are scheduled to report U.S. new car sales for January on Thursday, February 1. Unit sales are forecast to be 2.9% lower than January 2017 sales, and retail sales ...
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After Moody’s Cuts Outlook, Ford Now at Risk of Having a Junk Bond Rating

If you thought that the great auto recovery had turned into peak auto, you might be right. Moody's has issued a negative rating outlook on the Baa2 rating for Ford ...
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Harley-Davidson Q4 Results Muted by Cost-Cutting

Harley-Davidson Inc. (NYSE: HOG) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Tuesday. While results for the fourth quarter were strong, this still was not enough to ...
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Waymo Self-Driving Car Company Sets Deal With Fiat Chrysler to Buy Vans

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) self-driving car company Waymo is about to get way bigger. It has set a deal to buy several thousand Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) minivans. The ...
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Ford China Head Departs After Just 5 Months on the Job

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) announced Monday morning that Jason Luo, the board chair and chief executive of Ford China, resigned effective immediately. Luo joined Ford in September of last ...
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The Future of Luxury Car Sales: Hyundai to Limit Genesis Dealers

South Korean car company Hyundai has divided its dealerships into two groups. One will sell its new Genesis luxury brand. The other will not. As luxury car companies try to ...
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Ford Files Patent Application for a Stealth Police Car

In a patent application first filed in 2016, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) describes an autonomous (self-driving) police vehicle that can determine when another vehicle has broken a traffic law ...
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Can California Beat Trump in the Fight over Vehicle Emissions?

California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday signed an executive order that, among other things, sets a new target for the number of zero-emissions vehicles (ZEVs) the state wants to see ...
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Why Ford Earnings Disappointed Investors

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results after markets closed Wednesday. For the quarter, the automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.39 on ...
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Motorcyclist Sues GM for Self-Driving Car Collision

San Francisco motorcyclist Oscar Nilsson has filed a personal injury suit in federal court against General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) alleging that one of the company's Chevy Bolt autonomous vehicles ...
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Two-Thirds of Americans Afraid of Self-Driving Cars

The acceptance of self-driving cars by the American public has risen recently. However, nearly two-thirds are afraid of the new technology and vehicles. This worry could hamper the growth of ...
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Auto Safety Group Wants Ford to Recall SUVs for Exhaust Leak

The Center for Auto Safety, a nonprofit auto industry watchdog founded in 1970 by Consumers Union and Ralph Nader, has called on Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) CEO Jim Hackett ...
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