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  • DETROIT, Nov 23- November U.S. auto sales will be up 5 percent from a year earlier, making it possible that 2016 will top last year's record high, industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive said on Wednesday. The consultants estimated industry sales in the United States this month at 1.39 million vehicles, up from 1.32 million, helped by two more selling days...

  • Season 2 | Episode 209 | Aired 11-23-2016

  • A worker unloads a Toyota Motor Corp. Sienna minivan from a car carrier during a delivery outside Planet Toyota in Matteson, Illinois.

    Toyota is currently developing a remedy for preventing the opening of a fuse, which could result in the Sienna's door opening while driving.

  • Rush hour traffic is backed up along Interstate 66 in this view from the Vienna Metro Station in Virginia.

    Gone are the days when a 10-year-old car with 100,000 miles was called a beater.

  • An American flag sticker is seen on the assembly line at the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville, Kentucky, in the U.S.

    Yes, Trump can claim a victory in getting Ford to reverse plans to move the MKC out of Louisville at some point in the future.

  • PARIS, Nov 17- European car sales fell 0.3 percent in October, with the region's three biggest automakers Volkswagen, PSA and Renault leading the decline, according to industry data published on Thursday. Registrations came in at 1.14 million cars last month in the region comprising European Union member states as well as Iceland, Norway and Switzerland, the...

  • Season 2 | Episode 208 | 11-09-2016

  • BERLIN, Nov 14- BMW wants to boost sales of electric cars by two-thirds next year to 100,000 vehicles as the luxury automaker is offering more battery-powered models, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported, citing Chief Executive Officer Harald Krueger. Munich- based BMW expects to increase its deliveries of fully electric and hybrid vehicles to around 60,000 units...

  • *Sales likely to exceed +8% y/y in 2016. BEIJING, Nov 10-- China's auto industry body again adjusted upward its growth forecast for full-year 2016 vehicle sales on Thursday as October sales grew in double digits, with consumers moving to buy cars before a tax incentive expires at the year-end. Auto sales growth in China will likely exceed 8 percent this year, said Ye...

  • Season 2 | Episode 207 | 11-09-2016

  • BEIJING, Nov 10- Auto sales in China rose 18.7 percent to 2.7 million vehicles in October from a year earlier, slowing slightly from September to end a five-month streak of strengthening sales, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said on Thursday. That compares to a 26.1 percent increase in September and a 24.2 percent year-on year rise in August.

  • Employees scuff a door on the production line at the General Motors Co.

    America's love affair with pickup trucks and SUVs is coming at the expense of sedans.

  • Season 1 | Episode 106 | Aired 11-18-2015

  • Nov 2- Ford Motor Co reported an 11.7 percent fall in October vehicle sales in the United States, led by a decline in sales of cars such as the Mustang and Ford Fusion sedan. October vehicle sales in the United States fell to 188,813 from 213,938 a year earlier, the company said on Wednesday. The No. 2 U.S. automaker's October sales missed Autodata Corp's estimate of...

  • Nov 2- Ford Motor Co reported an 11.7 percent fall in October vehicle sales in the United States, led by a decline in sales of cars such as the Mustang and Ford Fusion sedan. October vehicle sales in the United States fell to 188,813 from 213,938 a year earlier, Ford said on Wednesday. The No. 2 U.S. automaker's October sales fell below the estimate of 208,259, according...

  • Nov 2- Ford Motor Co reported an 11.7 percent fall in October vehicle sales in the United States, led by a decline in sales of cars such as Fusion and Mustang. October vehicle sales in the United States fell to 188,813 from 213,938 a year earlier, Ford said on Wednesday. Ford is reporting sales a day later than the rest of the industry due to a fire on Monday at its...

  • DETROIT, Nov 1- U.S. auto sales fell an estimated 6 percent in October despite increased consumer discounts on many popular models, as the trend toward pickup trucks and SUVs continued, automakers and WardsAuto reported on Tuesday. Judy Wheeler, U.S. vice president of Nissan brand sales for Nissan Motor Co said favorable economic factors point to strong sales in...

  • DETROIT, Nov 1- General Motors Co's sales in October fell a less-than-forecast 1.7 percent as hefty gains for smaller pickups and big SUVs offset declines in sedans, marking vehicle trends that could be seen at other large automakers. Judy Wheeler, U.S. vice president of Nissan brand sales for Nissan Motor Co said favorable economic factors remain positive,...

  • DETROIT, Nov 1- General Motors Co's sales in October fell a less-than-forecast 1.7 percent as hefty gains for smaller pickups and big SUVs offset declines in sedans, marking vehicle trends that could be seen at other large automakers. Judy Wheeler, U.S. vice president of Nissan brand sales for Nissan Motor Co said favorable economic factors remain positive,...

  • DETROIT, Nov 1- General Motors Co's sales in October fell a less-than-forecast 1.7 percent as hefty gains for pickups and SUVs offset declines for its sedans but the industry was expected to report a larger drop. U.S. auto sales in October were seen declining between 6 percent and 8 percent, according to industry analysts, as higher consumer discounts failed to...