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4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Canadian factory sales rose more than expected in July to a new record, led by a jump in auto shipments. Sales climbed 2.5 per cent to C$53.7-billion , surpassing the previous peak of C$53.2-billion set in July 2008 before the last recession, Statistics Canada said today in Ottawa.
5 hrs ago | Business Journal
An economic rebound in Tampa Bay is boosting auto sales. Pre-owned vehicle sales are especially strong, and many buyers are attracted by entry-level pricing for luxury cars, according to leaders of four area dealerships.
6 hrs ago | Reuters
Opel said on Tuesday it would scale back operations at its plant in Saint Petersburg to a total of 16 days during the three-month period August to October. "Russia was our third-biggest market last year after the UK and Germany," Chief Executive Karl-Thomas Neumann said in a statement.
The former Defence Secretary likened the First Minister to a dodgy used car salesman who failed to look a customer in the eye, as he campaigned in Glasgow. Addressing a group of supporters at Glasgow Harbour, across the river from BAE Systems' Govan yard, he said: "The First Minister has not come and looked the workers in the eye, despite repeated requests.
Middle-aged used vehicle prices have gone nuts. are looking for middle-aged used vehicles, finding those middle-aged vehicles way overpriced, and the deals on new vehicles are excellent.
DOHA: The government has asked automobile agencies to comply with rules that guarantee the protection of consumer rights or face the music. Car agencies must provide spare parts for new vehicles for three years after their sale as per rules, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce has said.
As Tesla Motors continues its state-by-state fight for its right to sell cars direct to the consumer, it can mark off the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as another battleground settled in its favor. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court today ruled in Tesla's favor in a lawsuit filed two years ago by the state's auto dealer association.
Used cars for sale are on display at a market in the far eastern city of Vladivostok yesterday.
AutoNation has opened a new $21 million Audi dealership in South Orlando, at 4725 Vineland Road, near the intersection with Conroy Road. The service area alone is 58,000 square feet, with 22 service bays.
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The Massachusetts Association of Automobile Dealers, along with some individual dealers, were unsuccessful in its suit against Tesla, with the state's Supreme Judicial Court ruling that they "lacked standing" for suing over Tesla setting up a gallery of its electric cars in the Natick Mall, reported the Boston Business Journal.
With approval ratings for Congress falling somewhere below used-car salesmen and three-card monty dealers, it's not often one will see an incumbent underperforming their individual approval rating. Yet that's just what Jeanne Shaheen is doing in her Senate re-election bid in New Hampshire.
It's often said by electric-car owners and advocates that once you start driving electric, you never want to go back. Now it appears that at least a handful of car dealers are learning that the principle extends even to loaner cars from the dealership.
Everyone knows you shouldn't pay full sticker price for a new car, but few people savor the prospect of trying to whittle down the cost. What's more, most buyers are likely outmatched in the haggling game by salespeople with years of daily experience thrusting and parrying around the showroom floor.
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Victorville Motors, one of the oldest car dealerships in the Victor Valley, has invited Fiat to join its Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram family. On Monday, Stephanie Harris, senior account executive with the Modera Inc. advertising agency in Irvine, said the new "desert Fiat Studio" dealership should have a grand opening sometime after Jan. 1. "Victorville Motors will probably have a soft opening sometime before the first of the year," Harris said.
Nearly four years after VNG.co set out to build a nationwide fueling network for compressed natural gas, the Bala Cynwyd company last week launched its first outlet: a single pump at a BP Station next to a Roosevelt Expressway on-ramp. That Gov. Corbett would come to East Falls to inaugurate one fuel pump might indicate that VNG.co L.L.C. has bigger ambitions than building a few natural gas vehicle fueling stations.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:22 am
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