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Toyota US Problems Continue
Toyota US Problems Continue

28 Jul 2009, 10:40 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The United States auto sector is not only difficult for automakers based in the country but also for overseas companies who are encountering problems with the same collapsing demand and low sales. T...

 
Toyota Expects Profit Next Year
Toyota Expects Profit Next Year

24 Jul 2009, 13:16 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Japanese manufacturer Toyota, currently the world's number one automaker, expects a new loss in North America, despite admitting that sales are going pretty well at this time and it delivers mo...

 
2010 Audi R8 US Pricing Unveiled
2010 Audi R8 US Pricing Unveiled

24 Jul 2009, 08:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The brand with the four rings today unveiled US pricing for the 2010 model year Audi R8 sportscar, including for the V10-powered 5.2-liter FSI quattro. To get straight to the point, the R8 5.2 FSI q...

 
US Government Still Focused on Car Parts Business
US Government Still Focused on Car Parts Business

22 Jul 2009, 15:08 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / As we all know, the United States auto sector is one of the most damaged industries when it comes to the economic chaos, with two giants, General Motors and Chrysler forced to file for bankruptcy. A...

 
US Ford Fiesta, Focus Still in Play
US Ford Fiesta, Focus Still in Play

20 Jul 2009, 15:49 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The new Ford Fiesta and Focus models will arrive in the United States next year, just as initially planned, the company's product development chief told Reuters, hinting that the restructuring ...

 
Audi A1 Confirmed for October
Audi A1 Confirmed for October

20 Jul 2009, 13:46 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Audi A1 will finally enter production in October, just as initially planned, an Audi official revealed also pointing out that the German manufacturer will close the production plant in August for no...

 
US to Host Ford Transit Connect Production Starting in 2012
US to Host Ford Transit Connect Production Starting in 2012

20 Jul 2009, 11:41 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Currently manufactured in Turkey, Ford Transit Connect is one of the models to be built in the United States, a move that would obviously boost production and add new staff in Ford's domestic m...

 
BMW Recalls 2009 X5, X6 and R1200 RT Bike in the US
BMW Recalls 2009 X5, X6 and R1200 RT Bike in the US

14 Jul 2009, 13:46 UTC · By: Alexandru Radu Chis / After just informing you of the side airbags and seat belt tensioner glitches for the BMW 1 Series and 3 Series 2008 model year, BMW North America has issued a recall notice for three more products:...

 
NADA Having to Yield to GM's Future Plans
NADA Having to Yield to GM's Future Plans

13 Jul 2009, 07:29 UTC · By: Alexandru Radu Chis / After very dreary times for the US car manufacturers and especially for GM, which after seeing sales hit rock bottom also faced an unsettling bankruptcy process, financial redemption seems to be at ...

 
Ford to End GM's 78-Year Supremacy, Become Top Selling US Automaker
Ford to End GM's 78-Year Supremacy, Become Top Selling US Automaker

10 Jul 2009, 14:08 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / General Motors is losing ground in the United States and the Chapter 11 filing is probably the easiest way to prove you that. After Toyota managed to overtake GM and become the world's number 1...

 
2010 Jaguar XJ, in the US in December
2010 Jaguar XJ, in the US in December

10 Jul 2009, 09:24 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Santa comes with the gift of all gifts to America, as he will give Rudolph a brake and take the new Jaguar XJ overseas. The American bound XJ will be available in both standard and long wheelbases a...

 
China Beats US, Becomes World's Biggest Auto Market
China Beats US, Becomes World's Biggest Auto Market

10 Jul 2009, 08:25 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / It was only a matter of time but the inevitable has occurred: China managed to surpass the United States in terms of new car sales in the first half of the year. According to data provided by the Ch...

 
Volkswagen Touareg Recall in the US
Volkswagen Touareg Recall in the US

9 Jul 2009, 14:09 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Volkswagen is recalling more than 14,000 Touareg vehicles in the United States after discovering that a body structure glitch could eventually lead to injures to people outside the vehicle. Accordin...

 
2010 Kia Forte Koup Launched in the US
2010 Kia Forte Koup Launched in the US

9 Jul 2009, 13:22 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Kia Motors America today announced the 2010 Forte Koup will arrive in dealerships across the country later this summer following its public appearance at the 2009 New York International Auto Show. T...

 
GM to Get Remaining $20 Billion Loan This Year
GM to Get Remaining $20 Billion Loan This Year

7 Jul 2009, 09:30 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / As it gets ready for a new start and emerge from bankruptcy as a clean company, General Motors received yet another good news: the company will receive the final $20 billion in US funding this year,...

 
Marchionne Could Cut Prices, Kill Weak Chryslers
Marchionne Could Cut Prices, Kill Weak Chryslers

6 Jul 2009, 09:44 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Chrysler's new CEO Sergio Marchionne could made some major changes in the company's current product range and we're not talking about the over-debated models to be imported from Europ...

 
First Trade-in Car in the US CARS
First Trade-in Car in the US CARS

3 Jul 2009, 07:47 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The United States government's “Car Allowance Rebated System' (CARS) is already attracting buyers into dealerships. Hyundai is the first to benefit from the scrapping programme as Ka...

 
BMW Drops 20 Percent in the US
BMW Drops 20 Percent in the US

2 Jul 2009, 10:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / German manufacturer BMW announced today its sales figures in the US and things no longer look up for the group. According to the company data, sales of BMW and MINI vehicles in the US have dropped t...

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

2 Jul 2009, 07:52 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 ...