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Fri May 20

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What It Means for Auto Investors if the U.S. New-Car Market Is Stalling

A new forecast predicts that U.S. new-car sales will decline in May. It may be a sign that the sales cycle has peaked. If so, here's what it means for investors in Ford, GM, and other major automakers.

Thu May 19

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Uber Jumps Into the Self-Driving Wars With a Ford Fusion

The ride-hailing giant is about to start testing its own self-driving technology, with a Ford Fusion test car. How does Uber's effort stack up to rivals'?

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TMFMarlowe published an article 4:20 PM

Is General Motors About to Have Its Own Dieselgate Scandal?

German government officials have demanded details about GM's emissions-control software in Europe. Is GM about to land in the same hot water that has burned rival Volkswagen, or is this just a political tit-for-tat?

Tue May 17

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TMFMarlowe published an article 4:20 PM

The Takata Airbag Scandal: What Auto Investors Should Know

Millions of vehicles have been recalled to replace airbag inflators made by Japanese supplier Takata. Millions more will be recalled in the coming months. Here's what investors need to know.

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Honda Posts a Loss on Airbag Recall Costs

The bad news: Honda posted a quarterly loss on costs related to the huge Takata airbag-inflator recalls. The good news: Honda's underlying business is solid, and it may be able to finally put the Takata mess in the rear view mirror.

Fri May 13

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Ford's Growth in Europe Lags, but Profits Should Continue to Flow

The Blue Oval's sales growth in Europe lagged the overall market's in April. But sales of its biggest drivers of profit continued to look good, setting up another strong quarterly result.

Thu May 12

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Why BMW Won't Challenge Tesla Motors Until 2021

BMW's CEO says the company won't have an advanced electric luxury sedan until 2021, years after its German rivals. Here's what we know about the upcoming electric BMW, and why it may take the company so long to get it to market.

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TrueCar Earnings: Net Loss Is Flat as New CEO's Plan Takes Hold

After an extremely challenging 2015, TrueCar's new CEO stabilized the online car-buying service's business during the first quarter.

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Nissan Joins the Ranks of the Global Auto Giants

Nissan has struck a deal to take control of scandal-battered Mitsubishi Motors. Once completed, the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance will vault into the ranks of the world's largest automakers. Here's what we know.

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Wed May 11

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Volkswagen Asks Shareholders for a Vote of Confidence

VW's board said that, because the investigation into the diesel mess hasn't implicated any current members of the company's senior management team, it will ask VW shareholders to ratify the team's actions in 2015. Here's what that means.

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Toyota Profits Drop as Global Sales Slip

Sales declines in Japan and other parts of Asia hurt the Japanese auto giant's bottom line, as did higher costs and some unfavorable exchange-rate moves.

Tue May 10

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Why Ford's Latest Pickup Truck Could Squeeze Its 2016 Profits

The automaker's profits doubled in the first quarter. But the Blue Oval’s guidance for the full year is cautious, particularly in North America, because of the upcoming launch of the new Super Duty pickups. Here’s what Ford wants its investors to [more]

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Why Fiat Chrysler Shareholders Should Watch the Google Deal Carefully

FCA's new partnership with Google's self-driving car team could result in something great. But it could also be a problem for FCA in time. Here's why.

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TMFMarlowe published an article 4:20 PM

How Ford Turned a Loss Into a Big Profit in Europe

Ford Europe posted nothing but losses for years. But now, it's generating good profits for the Blue Oval. Here's what changed.

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Volkswagen Nears a Fix for Its Most Expensive Cheating Diesels

VW and the feds may be close to an agreement to fix the 85,000 VW, Audi, and Porsche models powered by a 3.0-liter diesel V6. If so, this could be a much-needed victory for VW.

Mon May 9

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For Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, It's 2004 Once Again

Once again, an American automaker is going all-in on trucks and SUVs. That didn't work out so well last time. Will Fiat Chrysler get burned again?

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Is This a Sign That General Motors Is Planning A Bolder Move Into Electric Cars?

GM is gearing up to produce the electric Chevrolet Bolt later this year -- at a factory that is losing two planned gasoline-powered models. Is GM quietly making room to produce another electric car?

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General Motors Re-Opens 4 Closed Factories

Four of the automaker's factories -- three in the U.S. and one in Canada -- were shut down for two weeks. GM said there was a shortage of key parts. Here's the full story.

Sat May 7

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Why Volkswagen Shareholders Are Fuming Over Executive Pay

An activist investor with a track record of success has demanded big changes to the way VW compensates its executives. If it can enlist VW's founding family in its cause, the German automaker could have a revolt on its hands later this year.

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