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Hyundai Pleased with US June Sales
Hyundai Pleased with US June Sales

2 Jul 2009, 07:52 UTC / The United States market is showing the first signs of recovery, with many automakers selling cars in the country posting improved sales in June. Hyundai Motor America is one of them, with the South...

 
Almost All Honda Models Eligible for US CARS
Almost All Honda Models Eligible for US CARS

30 Jun 2009, 14:15 UTC / Japanese manufacturer Honda today revealed that almost all models in its American lineup qualify for the United States Cash for Clunkers scheme that allow buyers trade-in an old car in exchange for ...

 
Hyundai Equus in the US Next July
Hyundai Equus in the US Next July

30 Jun 2009, 08:58 UTC / Hyundai finally decided whether to launch the new Equus in the United States and, according to a report by autoweek.com, the car is expected to arrive in the country as soon as July 2010. Based on t...

 
Five Fiat 500 Versions for the US
Five Fiat 500 Versions for the US

30 Jun 2009, 08:35 UTC / Since Fiat 500 will be the only model sold in the United States under the Fiat nameplate, the Italian manufacturer seems to be really keen on taking over the small car sector in the country. Fiat wi...

 
Ford on the Way to Profit, Records Increasing Demand
Ford on the Way to Profit, Records Increasing Demand

29 Jun 2009, 07:19 UTC / Ford, who has just received $5.9 billion in US loans for advanced vehicle technologies, says the company is performing better in the domestic market and, as a result of increasing demand, it plans t...

 
Kia Confirms 11 Models Eligible for US CARS
Kia Confirms 11 Models Eligible for US CARS

28 Jun 2009, 09:33 UTC / After the United States government approved the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), automakers selling cars in the country rushed to announce their very own models participating in the scheme. The g...

 
Official: Michigan Orion to Build GM Small Car in 2011
Official: Michigan Orion to Build GM Small Car in 2011

27 Jun 2009, 07:24 UTC / As we reported yesterday, increasing rumors were saying that GM is getting close to designate its Orion Township, Michigan plant as the one to build the company's future small car. GM has now c...

 
US to Buy 17,000 Cars and Trucks
US to Buy 17,000 Cars and Trucks

25 Jun 2009, 08:50 UTC / There's nothing more reassuring than to see your own government give its best to save your bankruptcy sinking business. At least this is what the former Detroit Three must think. After the US h...

 
Nissan Confirms First US Electric Car by 2010
Nissan Confirms First US Electric Car by 2010

24 Jun 2009, 09:18 UTC / Following the $1.6 billion loan received from the United States Department of Energy, Nissan once again confirmed its plans to launch electric cars in the country, emphasizing that the funding packa...

 
Ford Satisfied with US Loan
Ford Satisfied with US Loan

24 Jun 2009, 08:10 UTC / After the United States Department of Energy announced the $8 billion loan approved for the Clean Three (Ford, Nissan and Tesla Motors), the involved automaker started praising the government's...

 
How the Clean Three Plans to Spend US' Money
How the Clean Three Plans to Spend US' Money

24 Jun 2009, 07:38 UTC / Just as we told you earlier today, the Clean Three (Ford, Nissan and Tesla Motors) received a $8 billion loan from the United States Department of Energy that will help them continue development of ...

 
Ford, Nissan, Tesla Granted $8 Billion by US DoE
Ford, Nissan, Tesla Granted $8 Billion by US DoE

24 Jun 2009, 07:02 UTC / The Obama Administration announced today, confirming yesterday's rumors, it has approved an $8 billion package to support automakers continue their green efforts and develop new technologies th...

 
Ford, Nissan, Tesla to Get $8bn US Loan
Ford, Nissan, Tesla to Get $8bn US Loan

23 Jun 2009, 14:27 UTC / Ford, Nissan and Tesla Motors are expected to receive a $8 billion loan from a $25m fund the United States government, in an attempt to support the automakers continue their efforts in the green car...

 
MINI US Expands Dealership Network
MINI US Expands Dealership Network

23 Jun 2009, 08:10 UTC / Signs of recovery can now be seen all over the automotive industry. Whereas some manufacturers and markets still struggle with the negative figures, overall, the outlook is not as grim as was a few ...

 
Fiat - Chrysler US Product Plans Revealed
Fiat - Chrysler US Product Plans Revealed

22 Jun 2009, 07:44 UTC / Ever since Chrysler and Fiat announced they are forming a strategic alliance, we all knew that such an agreement would bring major changes in both companies. In fact, even if the two partners announ...

 
HUMMER - From the US Army to China
HUMMER - From the US Army to China

16 Jun 2009, 15:15 UTC / There's no secret HUMMER is one of the most appreciated brands around the world, especially in the United States where the company has sold most of its cars. But behind the HUMMER nameplate the...

 
US Presidential Limo, from Steam to the Beast
US Presidential Limo, from Steam to the Beast

15 Jun 2009, 16:07 UTC / One of the most sought after "shows" on American city streets is the passing of a Presidential motorcade. Today, the simple act of the President going from place to place in a car has beco...

 
Honda Insight Sees Storm Clouds in the US
Honda Insight Sees Storm Clouds in the US

15 Jun 2009, 13:53 UTC / After they began the year expecting milk and honey to run alongside hundreds of thousands of Insights on American streets, the Japanese over at Honda now face some troubled times ahead. Based on the...

 
GM: We'll Still Own the Largest Dealer Network in the US
GM: We'll Still Own the Largest Dealer Network in the US

15 Jun 2009, 06:33 UTC / There’s no doubt General Motors hopes to get back to profitability, and all the cost cutting measures we’ve seen in the last few months are the living proof of that. But the recently ann...

 
2010 Kia Forte US Pricing Revealed
2010 Kia Forte US Pricing Revealed

12 Jun 2009, 07:37 UTC / Kia has just released pricing details for the 2010 Forte compact sedan, with the cheapest model available from $13,695. Overall, the car will be offered in a choice of three versions, LX, EX and SX,...