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China Will Be the World’s Used Car Salesman - Bloomberg
China Will Be the World’s Used Car Salesman  Bloomberg

Literally. The country is set to upend the global secondhand market in everything from autos to apparel.


Tesla hit in Germany after car-rental company cancels Model 3 order - Automotive News Europe
Tesla hit in Germany after car-rental company cancels Model 3 order  Automotive News Europe

Stefan Moeller began this year with an ambitious target: to make his car-rental company Nextmove the biggest Tesla customer in Germany by adding 100 Model ...


New car finance regulations in the UK: What's the impact on autos marketplaces? - AIM Group
New car finance regulations in the UK: What's the impact on autos marketplaces?  AIM Group

AIM Group | August 22, 2019 | Automotive, AIMR. Changes to how U.K. car dealers can sell car finance could be introduced following a review from the Financial ...


Auto review: The 2019 Rolls-Royce Dawn is the perfect summer souvenir - CapitalGazette.com
Auto review: The 2019 Rolls-Royce Dawn is the perfect summer souvenir  CapitalGazette.com

PALM BEACH, Fla. — As we enter the final weeks of summer, lets savor its warmth and the last moments of a carefree season. Knowing that autumn will soon be ...


The Original "Bullitt" Mustang Is Headed to Auction - RoadandTrack.com
The Original "Bullitt" Mustang Is Headed to Auction  RoadandTrack.com

This is one of two cars Steve McQueen drove in the filming of Bullitt. Expect it to become the most expensive Mustang ever.


US auto sales are falling as prices for new vehicles jump to highest ever - CNBC
US auto sales are falling as prices for new vehicles jump to highest ever  CNBC

U.S. auto sales are falling as vehicle prices climb, indicating that buyers at the lower end are getting squeezed out of the new car market, according to a new ...


Automakers start to sweat as new car sales continue to lag - NBCNews.com
Automakers start to sweat as new car sales continue to lag  NBCNews.com

Sales of new cars are falling, as higher prices push consumers towards used cars, a segment that is seeing a corresponding spike in sales — and it's a worrying ...


Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no tariff cuts on Japan cars - Nikkei - Yahoo News
Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no tariff cuts on Japan cars - Nikkei  Yahoo News

The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, with Washington maintaining tariffs on Japanese autos but Tokyo cutting ...


'The pain is just beginning': After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car' - Business Insider
'The pain is just beginning': After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car'  Business Insider

"The pain is just beginning" for the auto business, said one analyst who expects global auto demand to fall 3% this year.


Craigslist Will Start Charging $5 to List Your Car - RoadandTrack.com
Craigslist Will Start Charging $5 to List Your Car  RoadandTrack.com

Craigslist is a haven for the car-obsessed. The site's car buying and selling section is a simple, easy way to find cool cars for sale, or sell a car without fuss. In the ...


Car Dealer Lots Are Flush With Unsold Cars as Sales Are Expected to Drop - The Wall Street Journal
Car Dealer Lots Are Flush With Unsold Cars as Sales Are Expected to Drop  The Wall Street Journal

Car dealers are beginning 2019 with a heavier inventory of unsold vehicles on their lots, a situation that some analysts say will put pressure on them to cut ...


Auto sales projected to slow to lowest level in more than 4 years despite SUV and truck demand - CNBC
Auto sales projected to slow to lowest level in more than 4 years despite SUV and truck demand  CNBC

Americans are finally tapping the brakes when it comes to buying new vehicles, according to analysis of first-quarter sales by J.D. Power.


10 electric cars unveiled by Chinese car companies at Auto Shanghai 2019 - Dezeen
10 electric cars unveiled by Chinese car companies at Auto Shanghai 2019  Dezeen

Auto Shanghai 2019 was packed with electric cars as China promotes zero emissions vehicles. Here are 10 made by Chinese companies.


Behind the plunge in China auto sales: chaotic implementation of new emission rules - Reuters
Behind the plunge in China auto sales: chaotic implementation of new emission rules  Reuters

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Shanghai-based Buick dealer Ron Li in late April found himself in an unfamiliar quandary: how to sell off almost 80 sedans and ...


25 Best-Selling Cars, SUVs, and Trucks in America in 2018 - Car and Driver
25 Best-Selling Cars, SUVs, and Trucks in America in 2018  Car and Driver

While car sales for 2018 aren't going to match the record-breaking numbers of 2017, Americans did move a lot of metal this year. The market didn't soften as ...


Edmunds warns of a tough 2019 for US auto industry as sales slide for second time since Great Recession and profits shrink - CNBC
Edmunds warns of a tough 2019 for US auto industry as sales slide for second time since Great Recession and profits shrink  CNBC

U.S. auto sales are estimated to have fallen by about 2% during the first half of the year, setting the industry up for its second year-over-year decline since it ...


U.S. new-vehicle sales in 2018 rise slightly to 17.27 million, with trucks and SUVs leading the way - Los Angeles Times
U.S. new-vehicle sales in 2018 rise slightly to 17.27 million, with trucks and SUVs leading the way  Los Angeles Times

U.S. sales of new vehicles — largely trucks and SUVs — rose slightly in 2018, defying predictions and highlighting a strong economy. Automakers reported an ...


Electric cars grab almost half of sales in oil-producing Norway - Reuters
Electric cars grab almost half of sales in oil-producing Norway  Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) - Almost half of new cars sold in Norway in the first six months of 2019 were powered by fully electric engines, up from just over a quarter in the ...


Average Age of Vehicles Sets Record, New-Vehicle Sales Drop to Where They Were 20 Years Ago. What Are Automakers Doing? - WOLF STREET
Average Age of Vehicles Sets Record, New-Vehicle Sales Drop to Where They Were 20 Years Ago. What Are Automakers Doing?  WOLF STREET

The average age of passenger cars and trucks on the road in the US ticked up again in 2019, to another record of 11.8 years, IHS Markit reported today.


Auto Market Turns for Worse With Lowest Sales Rate in 18 Months - Bloomberg
Auto Market Turns for Worse With Lowest Sales Rate in 18 Months  Bloomberg

It's been a cruel winter for auto sales, as slowing deliveries of even once-hot sport utility vehicles signal the rapid onset of a widely expected downturn in U.S. ...


The global auto industry has the worst kind of problems - CNN
The global auto industry has the worst kind of problems  CNN

Global carmakers are being rocked by problems of the worst kind: The ones beyond their control.


China auto sales fall 14.6% on year in April, 10th month of decline - Reuters
China auto sales fall 14.6% on year in April, 10th month of decline  Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Vehicles sales in China, the world's largest auto market, fell 14.6% in April from the same month a year earlier, the country's biggest auto ...


As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations - The Wall Street Journal
As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations  The Wall Street Journal

China's auto sales declined for an 11th straight month in May as a prolonged downturn in the country's automotive sector showed no sign of easing and the ...


Mahindra takes second crack at U.S. auto market with 'India tough' off-roader - Reuters
Mahindra takes second crack at U.S. auto market with 'India tough' off-roader  Reuters

"Warning: Don't do anything stupid!" reads the sign to the right of Rick Haas' office computer.


20 Best-Selling Cars And Trucks Of 2018 - Motor1.com
20 Best-Selling Cars And Trucks Of 2018  Motor1.com

The year is at an end, and it's the perfect time to get a gauge on what the best-selling vehicles of the year are. If it wasn't already clear from what's visible on the ...


Auto Dealers, Startups Try Amazon-Style Ordering for Cars - The Wall Street Journal
Auto Dealers, Startups Try Amazon-Style Ordering for Cars  The Wall Street Journal

Car buyers looking to skip the dealership and buy a set of wheels online are starting to find more options. More auto dealers, as well as startups, are offering ...


6 types of used cars you should avoid at all costs if you want a good deal - Business Insider
6 types of used cars you should avoid at all costs if you want a good deal  Business Insider

If you don't know which makes and models to avoid, you may end up overpaying in the long run.


The 25 Best-Selling Cars, Trucks, and SUVs of 2019 (So Far) - Car and Driver
The 25 Best-Selling Cars, Trucks, and SUVs of 2019 (So Far)  Car and Driver

We compiled a list of the top-selling cars, SUVs, trucks, and crossovers of 2019 so far.


The 7 best used cars to buy - Business Insider
The 7 best used cars to buy  Business Insider

New cars lose 20% of their value within the first year, which is great news if you're buying a used one.


SUVs Are Bumper-to-Bumper on Dealer Lots, With More on the Way - Wall Street Journal
SUVs Are Bumper-to-Bumper on Dealer Lots, With More on the Way  Wall Street Journal

Sport-utility vehicles became big hits with Americans looking for roomier rides, prompting auto makers to roll out a range of models of different sizes and price ...


The Cars Are Newer, the Buyers Younger as Auto Collecting Moves Forward - The New York Times
The Cars Are Newer, the Buyers Younger as Auto Collecting Moves Forward  The New York Times

The new generation of desirable models includes specimens most serious collectors wouldn't have sniffed at a few years ago.


The 10 best-selling vehicles in the United States in 2018 were mostly trucks and SUVs - Fox News
The 10 best-selling vehicles in the United States in 2018 were mostly trucks and SUVs  Fox News

Americans bought over 17 million vehicles for the fourth year in a row in 2018, and 68 percent of them were trucks and SUVs, continuing a years-long trend ...


Innovation in autos: Four case studies on new concepts for car sales - AIM Group
Innovation in autos: Four case studies on new concepts for car sales  AIM Group

AIM Group | July 25, 2019 | Automotive, AIMR. Cyrix is using AI to create a “super dealer” at the car lot; LotLinx tailors advertising campaigns down to individual ...


All-Corvette show to celebrate 66 years of Corvettes - Lincoln Journal Star
All-Corvette show to celebrate 66 years of Corvettes  Lincoln Journal Star

Follow the route, "Route 66," to a new location – the Ameritas Life parking lot on North Cotner Boulevard and O Street – for the Nebraska Corvette Association's ...


Craigslist now charging $5 for used car ads - Fox News
Craigslist now charging $5 for used car ads  Fox News

As if tax day weren't bad enough already, Craigslist has added a $5 charge for personal used car listings in the U.S., effective April 15. The popular online ...


Cars are driving us toward recession - Business Insider
Cars are driving us toward recession  Business Insider

In the US, 7 million Americans have gone into "serious delinquency" on their car loans. And in Europe, many people have simply stopped buying cars.


Used-Car Sales Boom as New Cars Get Too Pricey for Many - The Wall Street Journal
Used-Car Sales Boom as New Cars Get Too Pricey for Many  The Wall Street Journal

The gap between the price of a new and used vehicle is as wide as it has been in years, pushing an increasing number of consumers to the used-car lot and ...


Tesla boom lifts Norway's electric car sales to record market share - Reuters
Tesla boom lifts Norway's electric car sales to record market share  Reuters

Almost 60 percent of all new cars sold in Norway in March were fully electric, the Norwegian Road Federation (NRF) said on Monday, a global record as the ...


New cars sales expected to stall, dinging the Detroit 3 - Detroit Free Press
New cars sales expected to stall, dinging the Detroit 3  Detroit Free Press

New vehicles are piling up on U.S. car dealer lots, creating concern just as sales are expected to sputter. The inventory of unsold new cars on dealer lots rose ...


China's car market fell off a cliff this year. It faces a long road back - CNN
China's car market fell off a cliff this year. It faces a long road back  CNN

Hong Kong (CNN Business) China's car sales rose for the first time in a year last month, but the world's largest market remains stuck in a deep slump that shows ...


U.S. car buyers could face higher prices from import tariffs, auto industry warns - NBCNews.com
U.S. car buyers could face higher prices from import tariffs, auto industry warns  NBCNews.com

The latest wave of concern was triggered by the Commerce Department's confirmation that it had delivered on Sunday a long-awaited report to President Donald ...


Add-On Services Emerge as Car Dealers’ Profit Generator - The Wall Street Journal
Add-On Services Emerge as Car Dealers’ Profit Generator  The Wall Street Journal

As dealers' profit margins on new-car sales shrink, they are relying more on selling extended warranties, paint-protection plans and other optional services ...


U.S. April auto sales seen falling as higher prices keep away young buyers: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive - Reuters
U.S. April auto sales seen falling as higher prices keep away young buyers: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive  Reuters

U.S. auto sales are expected to drop about 3.5 percent in April from a year-ago period, as rising prices and reduced incentives pinch buyers at the lower end of ...


The Place That Sold the Most Cars in 2018 Is Not Even a Dealership - 24/7 Wall St.
The Place That Sold the Most Cars in 2018 Is Not Even a Dealership  24/7 Wall St.

The largest U.S. seller of cars and other light vehicles is not a car dealership, but a membership club that sells everything from soup to nuts.


Classic Car Investment Guide - How to Make Money on Vintage Autos - Bloomberg
Classic Car Investment Guide - How to Make Money on Vintage Autos  Bloomberg

These groups of quirky autos may not be as flashy as those blue-chip Ferraris that ring up at a million dollars or more—but they're a bargain and show strong ...


30 Cars, Trucks, And SUVs Being Discontinued In 2019 - Motor1.com
30 Cars, Trucks, And SUVs Being Discontinued In 2019  Motor1.com

These 30 cars from Alfa Romeo, SUVs from Lincoln, and sedans from Ford will all go the way of the dodo in 2019.


China car sales rise for the first time in over a year due to discounts - South China Morning Post
China car sales rise for the first time in over a year due to discounts  South China Morning Post

Retail sales of sedans, sport utility vehicles, minivans and multipurpose vehicles rose 4.9 per cent to 1.8 million units in June from a year earlier in the world's ...


China greenlights second-hand car exports to boost sales - Reuters
China greenlights second-hand car exports to boost sales  Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China commerce ministry has started allowing exports of second-hand cars, marking the country's latest move to drive domestic sales and ...


China auto sales drop at smallest pace in seven months, tax cuts help - Reuters UK
China auto sales drop at smallest pace in seven months, tax cuts help  Reuters UK

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's auto sales fell again in March but the pace of decline was the smallest in seven months, industry data showed, as car makers ...


Best-Selling Vehicles in America — 2019 Q1 - MSN Autos
Best-Selling Vehicles in America — 2019 Q1  MSN Autos

The first three months of auto sales in 2019 are now on the books, and some wind has faded from industry sails. Overall sales are down about 3 percent ...


Facebook launches Australian used car listings, partners with Carsales - The Sydney Morning Herald
Facebook launches Australian used car listings, partners with Carsales  The Sydney Morning Herald

Facebook has partnered up with Australian automotive classifieds sites like Carsales to create a new way for the social media platform's users to buy used ...


Here Are The 2019 Vehicles You Can Still Buy With Zero-Percent Financing - Forbes
Here Are The 2019 Vehicles You Can Still Buy With Zero-Percent Financing  Forbes

With a full-blown affordability crisis threatening to shrink new-vehicle sales in the months ahead, shoppers are facing the highest financing rates in years.


Tesla Model 3 sales rise in May, but demand still hasn’t fully recovered - Los Angeles Times
Tesla Model 3 sales rise in May, but demand still hasn’t fully recovered  Los Angeles Times

Tesla's stock price shot up after InsideEVs reported that Model 3 sales rose in May. Demand is still way down from the end of 2018.


Vehicle sales are down for Detroit Three, but prices are rising - Detroit Free Press
Vehicle sales are down for Detroit Three, but prices are rising  Detroit Free Press

Auto sales slowed in the first half of 2019 compared with a year earlier and industry experts say the back half of the year could be bumpy and unpredictable.


50 once beloved cars that have been discontinued - Business Insider
50 once beloved cars that have been discontinued  Business Insider

Some of the most beloved cars that are no longer in production include models from Cadillac, Chevrolet, Lotus, and Hummer.


New 2020 Cars Worth Waiting For - ConsumerReports.org
New 2020 Cars Worth Waiting For  ConsumerReports.org

Consumer Reports' automotive experts share sneak previews of the new 2020 cars worth waiting for in advance of our track tests.


Tesla’s Higher-End Sales Erode in Key Market Amid Model 3 Gains - The Wall Street Journal
Tesla’s Higher-End Sales Erode in Key Market Amid Model 3 Gains  The Wall Street Journal

Sales of Tesla's high-end Model S sedan have taken a big hit in the company's most important U.S. market, California, as the electric auto maker is leaning more ...


U.S. auto sales tumbled 2.8 percent in February - The Detroit News
U.S. auto sales tumbled 2.8 percent in February  The Detroit News

New-vehicle sales for February failed to meet forecasts, with sales of hot sport-utilities even starting to cool. Overall sales for the month tumbled 2.8 percent from ...


Auto Makers Raise Bets in China Despite Market Slowdown - The Wall Street Journal
Auto Makers Raise Bets in China Despite Market Slowdown  The Wall Street Journal

China, despite falling car sales, remains the industry proving ground for electric vehicles as Volkswagen, General Motors and Toyota—plus Chinese ...


Bugatti just unveiled the most expensive new car ever built - CNBC
Bugatti just unveiled the most expensive new car ever built  CNBC

Bugatti, the French sports car brand that is now owned by German automaker Volkswagen, has revealed the most expensive new car ever built. With a sale price ...


The electric car revolution is coming. This is what has to happen first - CNN
The electric car revolution is coming. This is what has to happen first  CNN

These days, when a major automaker unveils an electric car it gets a lot of press. That's because electric cars are cool, special and futuristic. Someday, though ...


Norway's electric cars zip to new record: almost a third of all sales - Reuters
Norway's electric cars zip to new record: almost a third of all sales  Reuters

Almost a third of new cars sold in Norway last year were pure electric, a new world record as the country strives to end sales of fossil-fueled vehicles by 2025.


Trucks, SUVs can't stop 2019 sales slides - The Detroit News
Trucks, SUVs can't stop 2019 sales slides  The Detroit News

Analysts don't think the rest of the year will get any easier after slower start in 2019.


Chinese electric sports car Qiantu K50 by Mullen coming to US roads next year - CNBC
Chinese electric sports car Qiantu K50 by Mullen coming to US roads next year  CNBC

An estimated 40 battery-electric vehicles are on display at this week's New York International Auto Show, and contrary to their popular image as slow and stodgy ...


U.S. sales of the Tesla Model 3 plunge 74% in January, according to outside estimate - Los Angeles Times
U.S. sales of the Tesla Model 3 plunge 74% in January, according to outside estimate  Los Angeles Times

U.S. sales of the Tesla Model 3 plunged 74% in January compared with December, according to a consumer website, lending credence to rumors that sales of ...


Tariffs could mean a 2M drop in car sales and cost 715,000 jobs, warns auto industry group - NBCNews.com
Tariffs could mean a 2M drop in car sales and cost 715,000 jobs, warns auto industry group  NBCNews.com

Tariffs could mean a drop in car sales by 2 million vehicles a year and lead to 715000 layoffs, warns one auto industry group.


10 Most Expensive New Cars Of All Time - Motor1.com
10 Most Expensive New Cars Of All Time  Motor1.com

From the new Bugatti La Voiture Noire to the Aston Martin Valkyrie, these are the most expensive new cars of all time.


These are the 20 best-selling cars and trucks in America in 2018 - Business Insider
These are the 20 best-selling cars and trucks in America in 2018  Business Insider

According to data compiled by Kelley Blue Book and Business Insider, the Ford F-Series, Chevrolet Silverado, and Ram Pickup are the top three best-selling ...


China car sales hit reverse for first time since 1990s - Reuters
China car sales hit reverse for first time since 1990s  Reuters

Car makers in China will face more fierce competition this year, after a tough 2018 when the world's biggest auto market contracted for the first time in more than ...


Are We There Yet? A Reality Check on Self-Driving Cars - WIRED
Are We There Yet? A Reality Check on Self-Driving Cars  WIRED

Read the breathless articles and bold tweets and you could be forgiven for thinking that the fully autonomous vehicle is around the corner, with a collision- and ...


China auto sales fall 14 percent in February, mark eighth month of decline - Reuters
China auto sales fall 14 percent in February, mark eighth month of decline  Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's automobile sales fell 13.8 percent in February from the same month a year earlier, the country's biggest auto industry association ...


U.S. sales fall for most carmakers in first quarter - The Detroit News
U.S. sales fall for most carmakers in first quarter  The Detroit News

Most automakers saw their U.S. sales decline in the first quarter as customers feel the pinch of increasing prices and record interest rates.


China’s Father of Electric Cars Says Hydrogen Is the Future - Bloomberg
China’s Father of Electric Cars Says Hydrogen Is the Future  Bloomberg

His vision to make China an electric-vehicle powerhouse revolutionized the global auto industry, cementing a move away from the combustion engine. Now ...


Why China is getting tougher for Ford, GM and other automakers - CNBC
Why China is getting tougher for Ford, GM and other automakers  CNBC

It is not a great time to sell cars in China. The world's largest car market is experiencing what some industry watchers say is its biggest slowdown in two decades.


Trump declares some auto imports pose national security threat - Reuters
Trump declares some auto imports pose national security threat  Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday declared that some imported vehicles and parts pose a national security threat but delayed a decision for as long as six ...


Tesla Plans to Sell Owners Cheaper Car Insurance - The Wall Street Journal
Tesla Plans to Sell Owners Cheaper Car Insurance  The Wall Street Journal

Tesla Inc. is creating its own branded insurance program, a move the electric-car maker believes will enable it to offer a lower-cost product to drivers. Tesla Chief ...


Automakers see sales rise as interest rates dipped in May - The Detroit News
Automakers see sales rise as interest rates dipped in May  The Detroit News

Several major automakers saw sales increase in May as interest rates dipped to the lowest levels of the year. The upward trend last month, which included a 2% ...


Chevy Camaro Being Discontinued After 2023: Report - Motor1 UK
Chevy Camaro Being Discontinued After 2023: Report  Motor1 UK

Could Chevrolet be on the verge of killing the Camaro again? A new report from Muscle Cars and Trucks alleges that might well happen after 2023, which is ...


These cars are dinosaurs: Pickups, minivans, hot rods that haven't been updated in ages - USA TODAY
These cars are dinosaurs: Pickups, minivans, hot rods that haven't been updated in ages  USA TODAY

Why are so many vehicles looking like dinosaurs? While the auto industry touts brand new vehicles, many haven't gotten major redesigns in ages.


Toyota adds Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its trucks and SUVs - Engadget
Toyota adds Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its trucks and SUVs  Engadget

Toyota dragged its heels on smartphone integration for years, but it's making up for that in style. The automaker is introducing Android Auto and Apple CarPlay...


Everything You Need to Know to Attend the New York Auto Show - Car and Driver
Everything You Need to Know to Attend the New York Auto Show  Car and Driver

The New York auto show is open to the public from April 19 through April 28. Here, everything you need to know before attending this major international auto ...


The 10 best-selling vehicles in Canada in 2018 - Driving
The 10 best-selling vehicles in Canada in 2018  Driving

Although 2018 ended as the second-highest-volume year in the history of the Canadian auto industry, overall sales volume steadily declined over the course of ...


Hail damage prompts car dealer to offer discounts - The West Australian
Hail damage prompts car dealer to offer discounts  The West Australian

To look at the vehicles in daylight you would hardly notice the damage, in most cases you can't even see it.”


Honda, Toyota, Nissan car sales plunge, but SUVs rise: U.S. auto sales likely up in August - USA TODAY
Honda, Toyota, Nissan car sales plunge, but SUVs rise: U.S. auto sales likely up in August  USA TODAY

U.S. auto sales were expected to increase slightly in August as Americans continue to show more interest in SUVs and pickups than passenger cars.


China Shifts, and Detroit's Big Bet Goes Sour - The New York Times
China Shifts, and Detroit's Big Bet Goes Sour  The New York Times

Chrysler, Ford and General Motors saw a booming Chinese driving culture and cheap labor. Now the market is slowing, competition is rising and the Trump ...


From Model T to Model 3: How Driving Changed Over a Century - Popular Mechanics
From Model T to Model 3: How Driving Changed Over a Century  Popular Mechanics

The automotive landscape of any given year is truly a snapshot of the time period. Cars are excellent barometers of trends, styles and shifts in American culture.


Trump's Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector - Reuters UK
Trump's Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector  Reuters UK

Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially ...


6 BYD Electric Vehicles At The 2019 Shanghai Auto Show - CleanTechnica
6 BYD Electric Vehicles At The 2019 Shanghai Auto Show  CleanTechnica

May 5th, 2019 by Tim Dixon. BYD unveiled the electric Song Pro, electric Song Pro MAX, E1, E2, S2, and E-SEED GT hybrid concept at the 2019 Shanghai Auto ...


Ford dropping all but 2 cars from its North American dealerships - CNN
Ford dropping all but 2 cars from its North American dealerships  CNN

Car buyers these days love SUVs. They don't, however, love actual cars like hatchbacks and sedans --as Ford has learned. Ford (F) said on Wednesday the ...


Canada October auto sales slide 1.9 percent - Reuters
Canada October auto sales slide 1.9 percent  Reuters

Canada's auto sales slid for the seventh straight month in October as demand for new cars waned with rising interest rates.


UPDATE 2-China car sales drop at steepest pace in almost seven years - Reuters
UPDATE 2-China car sales drop at steepest pace in almost seven years  Reuters

China's automobile sales fell about 14 percent in November from a year earlier, the country's top auto industry association said, marking the steepest such drop ...


Counting Cars: Canadian Sales in 2018 - Wheels.ca
Counting Cars: Canadian Sales in 2018  Wheels.ca

Counting Cars Canadian Auto Sales in 2018: In 2018, it scraped the topside of that number by the skin of its teeth, with a total of 2003506 new cars and trucks.


Volkswagen's 8 Upcoming EVs, And When You Can Buy Them - Motor1.com UK
Volkswagen's 8 Upcoming EVs, And When You Can Buy Them  Motor1.com UK

The fully electric I.D. Buzz, I.D. Crozz, I.D. Roomzz, and others will join the Volkswagen lineup in the next few years.


EV startup NIO abandons plan to make its own cars - The Verge
EV startup NIO abandons plan to make its own cars  The Verge

NIO is no longer going to build a factory in Shanghai, and instead will continue using Chinese state-owned automaker JAC to make its cars. The EV startup beat ...


Factbox: Auto, other industries' manufacturing presence in Mexico - Reuters
Factbox: Auto, other industries' manufacturing presence in Mexico  Reuters

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a tariff of 5% would be imposed on all goods coming from Mexico, increasing gradually each month ...


Warning light flashing for Slovakia's auto industry - Reuters
Warning light flashing for Slovakia's auto industry  Reuters

When David landed an assembly line job at Volkswagen's Bratislava factory, his colleagues congratulated him on securing a well-paid position he could ride to ...


Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates - News 12 Bronx
Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates  News 12 Bronx

President Donald Trump angrily escalated his trade fight with China on Friday, raising retaliatory tariffs and ordering American companies to consider ...


China’s Qiantu will be first Chinese electric carmaker to challenge Tesla in the US - Quartz
China’s Qiantu will be first Chinese electric carmaker to challenge Tesla in the US  Quartz

China wants to play in America's car market. While US sales have plateaued around 17.2 million per year (paywall), it's one of the most lucrative on the planet ...


New York auto show previews Tesla's future competition with more than 40 electric vehicles on display - CNBC
New York auto show previews Tesla's future competition with more than 40 electric vehicles on display  CNBC

It wouldn't be much of a stretch to call this year's New York International Auto Show “electrifying,” not when you consider that more than 40 vehicles using some ...


China auto sales post biggest drop in 7 years as growth engine stalls - Reuters
China auto sales post biggest drop in 7 years as growth engine stalls  Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's car sales fell the most in nearly seven years in September, stoking concerns the world's biggest auto market could contract for the ...