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Automakers Choose California Over Trump

Last Thursday, four automakers struck a deal with the state of California maintaining stricter fuel-economy and emissions standards than those proposed by the Trump administration. The companies involved in the ...
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July Car Sales to Be Flat, VW to Jump

Despite worries that strong car sales in the United States cannot continue, experts expect that July sales have been strong. Helping to lead the way, once embattled Volkswagen had a ...
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94% of Mexican Auto Exports Find Homes North of the Border

Mexican auto plants exported nearly 1.75 million light vehicles (cars, SUVs, and pickups) in the first six months of 2019, a year-over-year increase of 3.1% compared with the same period ...
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US Auto Sales Still Lagging, Carmakers Still Hopeful 

Automakers' U.S. sales in June were down compared to sales in the same month a year ago, but it appears that the industry did just about manage to meet expectations. ...
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This Major Auto Brand Sold Only 31 Cars a Day Last Month

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) has a problem in the United States. One of its most important brands sold only 31 cars a day last month. That leaves open ...
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America’s Biggest Car Companies Falter in June

The car industry has held up better than many experts thought it would this year. In 2018, sales topped 17 million annually for the fourth year in a row. However, ...
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Chevy to Give Customers What They Want — a $100,000 Pickup

Without actually confirming the price, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) truck marketing chief Sandor Piszar made the company's position on a $100,000 Chevy Silverado pickup crystal clear: "People want to ...
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Fiat Chrysler Kills Renault Deal

If Fiat Chrysler had been able to close a $40 billion merger with Renault, the result would be the third largest car company in the world. Europe would have a ...
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This Famous Auto Brand Sells Only 33 Cars a Day

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is in talks to merge with Renault to create the third largest car company. The new firm would have some of the world's most ...
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Mexico Tariffs Kick Automakers While They Are Down

In the first four months of 2019, about 92% of the cars and trucks built in Mexico were exported to the United States. That represents about 1.03 million vehicles through ...
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May Car Sales to Slip, Ford Set to Plunge

May U.S. car sales are expected to fall compared to the same period a year ago. It is another sign that the new car sector, which has been so healthy ...
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GM Merger With Ford Looks More Likely

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) proposed a merger with Renault that would create the world's third largest carmaker. The eroding economics of the industry make such deal more likely ...
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April European Auto Sales Slide for Eighth Consecutive Month

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) on Friday reported new vehicle registration totals in the European Union for the month of April. Sales declined by 0.4% year over year in ...
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The Car You’re Buying Says a Lot About Your Credit Score

Most people don't pay cash for cars. They either lease them or finance them. The credit rating range among buyers of car brands varies widely. Luxury car buyers tend to ...
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Why US Auto Sales Tumbled in April

While analysts were expecting April light vehicle sales to post a seasonally adjusted average rate (SAAR) of 16.9 million units sold, U.S. consumers chose instead to sit on the wallets. ...
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