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*Toyota sales down 4 percent, missing expectations. *Chrysler, Nissan beat sales expectations. DETROIT, March 3- U.S. auto sales in February were slightly brisker than expected as hefty incentives lured customers into dealerships late in the month despite cold and snowy weather.
US car sales for February fell over last year, but beat expectations. Carmakers offered big rewards to those willing to brave the storms.
DETROIT, March 3- U.S. auto sales in February were more brisk than expected as hefty incentives lured customers into dealerships late in the month despite cold and snowy weather. General Motors Co raced past analysts' expectations, saying Monday that sales dipped 1 percent to 222,104 vehicles.
DETROIT, March 3- Chrysler Group and Nissan Motor Co each posted double-digit gains in U.S. A poll of 34 analysts by Thomson Reuters showed expectations that overall U.S. sales would be flat with a year earlier.
DETROIT, March 3- Nissan Motor Co said on Monday that its U.S. Nissan had its best February in the U.S. market on record, selling 115,600 vehicles. Fred Diaz, Nissan's senior vice president for U.S. sales, said February was the 11th month in the last 12 that the company set U.S. sales records.
DETROIT, March 3- Nissan Motor Co said on Monday that its U.S. Nissan had its best February in the U.S. market on record, selling 115,600 vehicles. Fred Diaz, Nissan's senior vice president of U.S. sales, said February was the 11th month in the last 12 that the company set U.S. sales records.
*To unveil cabriolet version of Alfa Romeo 4 C coupe at Geneva car show. MILAN/ PARIS, March 1- Idle plants, surly unions and a weak, ageing model line-up- the challenges facing Fiat Chrysler's Italian revival sound a lot like the British car industry's low point in 1982..
Tesla may be locating a massive Gigafactory in Texas for producing lithium-ion batteries and electric storage applications.
TOKYO, Feb 24- Honda Motor Co named the first foreigner and first female to its all-Japanese, all-male roster of board members and operating officers on Monday, helping it catch up with rival Japanese carmakers in diversifying its executive ranks.
TOKYO, Feb 22- Honda Motor Co is considering diversifying its all-Japanese, all-male board by appointing a foreigner and could move as early as Monday, when it unveils its next slate of directors, sources close to the company said.
A conservative group that helped defeat an organizing campaign will take its anti-union fight to other auto plants in the South, its leaders said.
TOKYO, Feb 18- Most Japanese car makers including Toyota Motor Corp have resumed operations at their plants that were suspended after heavy snow disrupted parts deliveries, companies said on Tuesday, limiting impact on their domestic production volume.
WASHINGTON, Feb 17- A conservative group that helped defeat an organizing campaign by the United Auto Workers in Tennessee will take its anti-union fight to other auto plants in the South, its leaders said on Monday.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Feb 14- In a stinging defeat that could accelerate the decades-long decline of the United Auto Workers, Volkswagen AG workers voted against union representation at a Chattanooga, Tennessee plant, which had been seen as organized labor's best chance to expand in the U.S.
*Renault targets 5 pct margin, 50 bln euros sales in 2017. PARIS, Feb 13- French carmaker Renault said on Thursday it would lift revenue by a quarter and its operating profit margin to 5 percent in 2017, extending its turnaround plan by a year after a missed sales goal.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports that for the first time since 1998, car reliability numbers are down, and particularly for cars with four-cylinder engines, according to J.D. Power.
DETROIT, Feb 12- Engine and transmission problems caused quality in the U.S. auto industry to slip for the first time in 16 years in a vehicle dependability study of owners of 3- year-old cars and trucks, falling from last year's record-high levels.
Asian stocks gained on Wednesday after Janet Yellen reassured Wall Street that the Fed would continue to provide monetary stimulus.
*Nissan soars as investors cover short positions- traders. *Sony rises on Apple supply report.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Feb 11- If the United Auto Workers wins this week's historic election at Volkswagen's three-year-old Chattanooga factory, the union could use the victory as a springboard to organize other foreign-owned plants in the South and revive its waning influence on the U.S. labor movement.