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The Malaysian Insider
Renault, Peugeot duel over Iran Published: 3 September 2015 1:38 PM France's PSA Peugeot Citroen, the bigges
Renault, Peugeot duel over Iran
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 hours ago
Published: 3 September 2015 1:38 PM France's PSA Peugeot Citroen, the biggest-selling European carmaker in pre-sanctions Iran, has hit a setback in its bid to reclaim that throne: domestic rival Renault. Peugeot has... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Jeep Wrangler to stay, but Cherokee will goPlan shocks some; firm says job levels to hold steady Everyone agreed that kee
Jeep Wrangler to stay, but Cherokee will go
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
Plan shocks some; firm says job levels to hold steady Everyone agreed that keeping the Jeep Wrangler in Toledo would come at a high cost. No one expected the price would be the Jeep Cherokee. That looks... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Long-time business owner sells auto dealershipA prominent Clark County business owner traded in his downtown auto dealership
Long-time business owner sells auto dealership
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
A prominent Clark County business owner traded in his downtown auto dealership Tuesday at a time when auto sales have stabilized and are expected to remain so for the next several years. Jim Foreman, owner of Jim Foreman Buick, GMC, Cadillac in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Here are the most popular vehicles by stateWhether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look fo
Here are the most popular vehicles by state
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Whether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look for certain vehicle qualities that accommodate our lives and climate. But with so many vehicles to choose from it can be difficult to say which one really says Texas. Or... Read more
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Japan Today
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demand ‹ Japan TodayChina’s demand for luxury cars used to move in one direction - up. Now, the pro
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demand ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
China’s demand for luxury cars used to move in one direction - up. Now, the prospect of a sustained slump in Chinese demand, prompted by sharp declines in Chinese equity markets and a devaluation of the yuan, has global auto manufacturers scrambling... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demandNEW YORK: China's demand for luxury cars used to move in one direction: up. Now
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK: China's demand for luxury cars used to move in one direction: up. Now, the prospect of a sustained slump in Chinese demand, prompted by sharp declines in Chinese equity markets and a devaluation of the yuan, has global auto manufacturers... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demandVisitors walk around a Mercedes Benz concept GLC Coupe car during the 16th Shan
Carmakers scramble to adapt to slowing Chinese demand
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
Visitors walk around a Mercedes Benz concept GLC Coupe car during the 16th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai, April 20, 2015. NEW YORK China's demand for luxury cars used to move in one direction - up. Now, the... Read more
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EETimes.de
Apple iCar: Do iCare?Whether its creators call it �iRod,' 'iMove" or �iCar,� Apple has launched a pe
Apple iCar: Do iCare?
EETimes.de / Posted 6 days ago
Whether its creators call it �iRod,' 'iMove" or �iCar,� Apple has launched a pedal-to-the-metal drive into the automotive industry, while keeping typically mum, according to industry analysts. Persistent press reports on Apple's hiring binge are... Read more
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Gulf News
Uber plans to lure Indians out of carsPlans to invest $1 billion, partly to keep pace with Ola, its larger rival Mum
Uber plans to lure Indians out of cars
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
Plans to invest $1 billion, partly to keep pace with Ola, its larger rival Mumbai: Uber likes to make bold predictions — as perhaps befits a six-year-old company with a valuation of more than $50 billion. Travis Kalanick, co-founder and chief... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Equifax Launches Enhanced Lost Sales Analysis Tool for Automotive LendersEquifax Launches Enhanced Lost Sales Analysis Tool for Automotive Lenders Prod
Equifax Launches Enhanced Lost Sales Analysis Tool for Automotive Lenders
The Auto Channel / Posted 7 days ago
Equifax Launches Enhanced Lost Sales Analysis Tool for Automotive Lenders Product used by 30 of the top automotive finance lenders enhanced to strengthen evaluations of loan applications and allow for greater customization of performance... Read more
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The Columbian
Customers' vehicle satisfaction declines for a 3rd year in a rowCar prices keep going up, but so do the number of recall notices being sent to
Customers' vehicle satisfaction declines for a 3rd year in a row
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
Car prices keep going up, but so do the number of recall notices being sent to car owners. It's not a combination designed to make customers happy. Customer satisfaction with vehicles is down for the third year in a row, according to the American... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here are the most popular vehicles by stateWhether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look fo
Here are the most popular vehicles by state
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Whether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look for certain vehicle qualities that accommodate our lives and climate. But with so many vehicles to choose from it can be difficult to say which one really says Texas. Or... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here are the most popular vehicles by stateWhether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look fo
Here are the most popular vehicles by state
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
Whether it's good gas mileage, towing capabilities or a sunroof, we all look for certain vehicle qualities that accommodate our lives and climate. But with so many vehicles to choose from it can be difficult to say which one really says Texas. Or... Read more
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Boston Herald
Fall TV's most interesting ads will be served by 'Empire,' Stephen Colbert, Neil Patrick HarrisAre these the kinds of TV commercials that viewers won't ignore? As the new fa
Fall TV's most interesting ads will be served by 'Empire,' Stephen Colbert, Neil Patrick Harris
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Are these the kinds of TV commercials that viewers won't ignore? As the new fall season looms, TV networks are offering a bevy of avant-garde advertising ideas designed to push back against the consumer's natural tendency to spend a commercial break... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tianjin production shutdown hits ToyotaTokyo - Toyota Motor Corporation fell the most in 18 months in Tokyo trading af
Tianjin production shutdown hits Toyota
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Tokyo - Toyota Motor Corporation fell the most in 18 months in Tokyo trading after saying its biggest source of production in China will remain closed for at least two weeks following this month’s deadly explosions in Tianjin. Toyota fell as much as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Spy photos capture next-generation Toyota Prius weeks before debutToyota has worked hard to keep the next generation of its popular Prius hybrid
Spy photos capture next-generation Toyota Prius weeks before debut
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
Toyota has worked hard to keep the next generation of its popular Prius hybrid under wraps, but its efforts were undone by an automotive spy photographer in Malibu this week. The photographer snapped shots of the new Prius, the hybrid’s fourth... Read more
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iol.co.za
VW pauses work on ‘limo’Wolfsburg - Volkswagen is delaying the introduction of the new Phaeton as the a
VW pauses work on ‘limo’
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Wolfsburg - Volkswagen is delaying the introduction of the new Phaeton as the automaker seeks to improve returns on the slow-selling luxury sedan by lowering production and material costs, people familiar with the matter said. Even though a new... Read more
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Swissinfo
VW Said to Delay Revamp of $101,000 Phaeton Sedan in Profit Push(Bloomberg) -- Volkswagen AG is delaying the introduction of the new Phaeton as
VW Said to Delay Revamp of $101,000 Phaeton Sedan in Profit Push
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Volkswagen AG is delaying the introduction of the new Phaeton as the automaker seeks to improve returns on the slow-selling luxury sedan by lowering production and material costs, people familiar with the matter said. Even though a... Read more
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Japan Today
Toyota extends halt in Tianjin operations over safety concerns ‹ Japan TodayToyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday its operations near the Chinese port of Tia
Toyota extends halt in Tianjin operations over safety concerns ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 14 days ago
Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday its operations near the Chinese port of Tianjin will remain closed at least until Sunday, extending a suspension originally set through Wednesday, due to safety concerns after last week’s deadly chemical explosions... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
The Unofficial State Cars of AmericaIf you were to take a list of the most popular cars in each state in the U.S.,
The Unofficial State Cars of America
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 14 days ago
If you were to take a list of the most popular cars in each state in the U.S., it'd be a pretty monotonous list. A bunch of Ford F-150s, some Chevy Silverado and Ram pickups, the odd Honda Accord or Toyota Camry here or there. The unofficial state... Read more
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Auto Spies
What Would Be Your Top Choice Be For A Vehicle To Drive Over 250,000 Miles And Why?If you haven’t set foot in a new-car dealer’s showroom in over a decade you’re
What Would Be Your Top Choice Be For A Vehicle To Drive Over 250,000 Miles And Why?
Auto Spies / Posted 14 days ago
If you haven’t set foot in a new-car dealer’s showroom in over a decade you’re not alone. The average age of all light-duty cars and trucks on the road now stands at a record 11.5 years, according to the market research firm IHS Automotive in... Read more
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Calcutta News
China-made Buicks may be sold by General Motors in US DETROIT, Michigan - General Motors may be import China-made Buicks to the Uni
China-made Buicks may be sold by General Motors in US
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
DETROIT, Michigan - General Motors may be import China-made Buicks to the United States market from 2016 onwards, according to reports that triggered sharp and angry reactions from the United... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts: ExecutiveBEIJING: Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port whe
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts: Executive
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
BEIJING: Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port where operations have been indefinitely disrupted after a massive explosion last week, a senior Beijing-based company executive said on Wednesday. Shanghai and Dalian ports... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executiveBEIJING: Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port whe
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executive
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
BEIJING: Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port where operations have been indefinitely disrupted after a massive explosion last week, a senior Beijing-based company executive said on Wednesday. Shanghai and Dalian ports... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executiveA photographer wearing a gas mask walks out of a damaged building at the site o
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executive
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 days ago
A photographer wearing a gas mask walks out of a damaged building at the site of explosions in Binhai new district of Tianjin, China, August 15, 2015. BEIJING Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port where operations have... Read more
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The Star
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executiveBEIJING (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianj
Toyota likely to divert shipments from China's Tianjin port after blasts - executive
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp could divert shipments from China's Tianjin port where operations have been indefinitely disrupted after a massive explosion last week, a senior Beijing-based company executive said on Wednesday. Shanghai and... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
GM may build car in China, sell in U.S., analysts say(CNN) - General Motors may be the first U.S. automaker to build a car in China
GM may build car in China, sell in U.S., analysts say
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 15 days ago
(CNN) - General Motors may be the first U.S. automaker to build a car in China and sell it in the U.S. market. IHS Automotive says its analysis lead it to believe GM is planning to start shipping a small SUV, the Buick Envision, back to the U.S. by... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
GM may import a Buick built in China, however "It is all speculation at this point"NEW YORK — General Motors may be the first U.S. automaker to build a car in Chi
GM may import a Buick built in China, however "It is all speculation at this point"
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK — General Motors may be the first U.S. automaker to build a car in China and sell it in the U.S. market, according to an industry expert. IHS Automotive, which collects sales and production data from a wide variety of sources including... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The stick shift: a love letter to a fun but fading American driving styleLast August, I flew from Philadelphia to Ft Worth to buy my dream car: a 2002 J
The stick shift: a love letter to a fun but fading American driving style
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
Last August, I flew from Philadelphia to Ft Worth to buy my dream car: a 2002 Jeep Wrangler. TJ model, soft top, cherry red, no rust and, of course, a manual transmission. “Of course” is, in part, tradition. Is a Wrangler really a Wrangler if it’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
Indian automaker Mahindra finds a home in DetroitAugust 17, 2015 4:35 pm Many companies outsource work to India — but a major I
Indian automaker Mahindra finds a home in Detroit
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
August 17, 2015 4:35 pm Many companies outsource work to India — but a major Indian company is outsourcing key automotive engineering work to Detroit even though it does not sell vehicles in the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineeringA view of Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, Ind
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineering
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 22 days ago
A view of Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, India, August 11, 2015. Customers sit near Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, India, August 11, 2015. Customers inspect Ford's new Figo... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineeringUDAIPUR, India: Ford Motor Co plans to use the low-cost techniques it learned i
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineering
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
UDAIPUR, India: Ford Motor Co plans to use the low-cost techniques it learned in India to develop compact models for other emerging markets, executives said, copying a strategy used by the Asian rivals that outsell it in the world's fifth largest... Read more
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Reuters
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineeringA view of Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, Ind
Ford targets emerging markets with frugal India engineering
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A view of Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, India, August 11, 2015. Customers sit near Ford's new Figo Aspire car on display at a showroom in New Delhi, India, August 11, 2015. Customers inspect Ford's new Figo... Read more
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Deepika
Business News Detail"We have set an internal target of selling 4,000 to 5,000 units of SCross a mo
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 26 days ago
"We have set an internal target of selling 4,000 to 5,000 units of SCross a month, and capacity can be ramped up or down depending on demand," Executive Director and Head of Marketing and Sales, T Hashimoto said here after launching the SCross... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Cars now last longer than ever -- will yours?(CBS moneywatch) - Despite booming new-car sales, the average age of cars, SUVs
Cars now last longer than ever -- will yours?
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
(CBS moneywatch) - Despite booming new-car sales, the average age of cars, SUVs and pickups has risen again, hitting a record 11.5 years, according to IHS Automotive. "The average age has risen over time due to the increasing quality of automobiles,"... Read more
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Reuters
GM China's July sales drop 4 percent but profit margin goal seen intactThe General Motors logo is seen outside its headquarters at the Renaissance Cen
GM China's July sales drop 4 percent but profit margin goal seen intact
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
The General Motors logo is seen outside its headquarters at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan in this file photograph taken August 25, 2009. BEIJING General Motors Co (GM.N) sales in China fell 4 percent year-on-year in July but the U.S.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GM China's July sales drop 4% but profit margin goal seen intactBEIJING: General Motors Co sales in China fell 4 percent year-on-year in July b
GM China's July sales drop 4% but profit margin goal seen intact
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
BEIJING: General Motors Co sales in China fell 4 percent year-on-year in July but the U.S. automaker said it remained on track to achieve an upbeat goal for profit margins this year in its second-largest market. GM and its joint ventures sold... Read more
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Orange County Register
Car hacking is the next carjacking, and automakers are fighting backAs Def Con rolls into Las Vegas today, it is drawing the usual assortment of co
Car hacking is the next carjacking, and automakers are fighting back
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
As Def Con rolls into Las Vegas today, it is drawing the usual assortment of computer hackers, information technologists and government workers, all seeking the most cutting-edge tactics in elevating – and infiltrating – cybersecurity. But two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GM China's July sales drop 4 percent but profit margin goal seen intactBEIJING: General Motors Co sales in China fell 4 percent year-on-year in July b
GM China's July sales drop 4 percent but profit margin goal seen intact
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
BEIJING: General Motors Co sales in China fell 4 percent year-on-year in July but the U.S. automaker said it remained on track to achieve an upbeat goal for profit margins this year in its second-largest market. GM and its joint ventures sold... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Weaker Auto Sales in China Dent Global Industry's ProfitsThe smiles on the faces of auto executives aren't quite as wide when they're re
Weaker Auto Sales in China Dent Global Industry's Profits
TheStreet.com / Posted 28 days ago
The smiles on the faces of auto executives aren't quite as wide when they're reporting on their companies' prospects for China's car market and the impact on their bottom line. The slowdown of vehicle buying by Chinese consumers, as well as rising... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Analyst: As supplier business turns up, so will pressureThe good news for North American auto suppliers is that a robust industry is ab
Analyst: As supplier business turns up, so will pressure
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 28 days ago
The good news for North American auto suppliers is that a robust industry is about to turn up the business volume with record numbers of new-vehicle launches. What's the bad news? According to Michael Robinet, one of the industry's chief trackers of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
As supplier business turns up, so will pressureThe good news for North American auto suppliers is that a robust industry is ab
As supplier business turns up, so will pressure
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 29 days ago
The good news for North American auto suppliers is that a robust industry is about to turn up the business volume with record numbers of new-vehicle launches. What's the bad news? According to Michael Robinet, one of the industry's chief trackers of... Read more
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Market Watch
These two industries are bullish for the U.S. economyWith all the hand-wringing about how weak this economic recovery has been, with
These two industries are bullish for the U.S. economy
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
With all the hand-wringing about how weak this economic recovery has been, with the second-quarter GDP growth rate of 2.3% being hailed as a triumph, the U.S. consumer economy has quietly emerged as a real source of strength. Automotive and housing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hyundai cuts prices on SUVs to counter China slowdownBEIJING: South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co cut the price of two sport-utility vehi
Hyundai cuts prices on SUVs to counter China slowdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
BEIJING: South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co cut the price of two sport-utility vehicle (SUV) models in China by as much as 11.8 percent, the company said on Tuesday, the latest carmaker to do so as a sales slowdown grips the world's largest auto... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Average vehicle age hits record 11.5 yearsBy DEE-ANN DURBIN AP auto writer DETROIT (AP) — In the age of Apple’s CarPlay
Average vehicle age hits record 11.5 years
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 30 days ago
By DEE-ANN DURBIN AP auto writer DETROIT (AP) — In the age of Apple’s CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks. The average vehicle in the U.S. is now a record 11.5 years old, according to consulting firm IHS Automotive, a sign of... Read more
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Quartz
Why three German car makers just bought a mapping company from Nokia - Quartz data dump Last year, some 17 million cars rolled off production lin
Why three German car makers just bought a mapping company from Nokia
Quartz / Posted 30 days ago
- Quartz data dump Last year, some 17 million cars rolled off production lines with navigation systems built... Read more
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Swissinfo
Millennials Join Confident Consumers Snapping Up Autos in U.S.(Bloomberg) -- Surprising U.S. sales gains from the Detroit Three and top Japan
Millennials Join Confident Consumers Snapping Up Autos in U.S.
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Surprising U.S. sales gains from the Detroit Three and top Japanese automakers provide another sign that the American consumer is back and ready to spend. With the six biggest sellers of autos in the U.S. all increasing volumes and... Read more
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Forbes
U.S. Auto Sales Crushed Expectations In JulyU.S auto sales blew past expectations in July, the nation’s automakers said on
U.S. Auto Sales Crushed Expectations In July
Forbes / Posted 30 days ago
U.S auto sales blew past expectations in July, the nation’s automakers said on Monday, helped by continued demand for trucks and SUVs. The big three — Fiat Chrysler, Ford and General Motors — all reported sales figures that trounced analyst... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map businessBERLIN (AP) — A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler announced
German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map business
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
BERLIN (AP) — A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler announced Monday it is buying Nokia Corp.'s HERE map business in a deal that values the unit at 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion) and secures their access to technology that could... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Carmakers to buy unit including former Navteq(Bloomberg) — BMW, Audi and Daimler will buy Nokia's digital-map unit for 2.8 b
Carmakers to buy unit including former Navteq
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted a month ago
(Bloomberg) — BMW, Audi and Daimler will buy Nokia's digital-map unit for 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion) to gain technology for connected cars that will eventually be the basis for self-driving cars. Nokia is selling HERE to focus on making... Read more
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