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    1. March 30, 2015

      Ford to revive the Lincoln Continental

      Lincoln, Ford’s luxury brand, on Monday took the most daring initiative yet in its revival efforts when it unveiled plans to...

    2. March 26, 2015

      Regulators crack down on auto loan abuse

      Auto dealers and lenders in the US and Canada have been hit with 252 enforcement actions over the past year for deceptive...

    3. March 23, 2015

      Europe’s premium carmakers face fines over EU economy targets

      Europe’s premium carmakers still have significant ground to make up in the race to bring down carbon emissions and avoid...

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      March 19, 2015

      As GM reverses out of Russia, others say they will tough out the downturn

      When General Motors, citing “very challenging long term prospects,” slammed the brakes on its Russian investments this week,...

    5. March 18, 2015

      General Motors to halt Opel drive into Russia

      General Motors is to pull the European Opel brand from Russia and indefinitely close its St Petersburg plant as it seeks to...

    6. March 18, 2015

      The US energy ideas too crazy for private sector money

      “We’re trying to create a market that has never existed before, because the technology has never existed before.” Phil...

    7. March 9, 2015

      GM plans $5bn buyback in deal with activists

      General Motors on Monday announced plans to buy back $5bn in shares by the end of next year, in a compromise deal with an...

    8. March 4, 2015

      Uber makes first acquisition with mapping start-up deCarta

      Uber, one of the best-funded private technology groups in Silicon Valley, has made one of its first acquisitions as it tries...

    9. March 3, 2015

      Carmaker slide blamed on icy weather

      US carmaker shares slipped on Tuesday after results from the country’s largest manufacturers fell short of Wall Street...

    10. February 27, 2015

      GM faces reality check in Southeast Asia

      When Stefan Jacoby took over 18 months ago as head of General Motors operations from the Middle East to Australia, the...

    11. February 26, 2015

      GM to end Indonesia vehicle manufacturing

      General Motors is to stop making vehicles in Indonesia — widely predicted to be one of Southeast Asia’s fastest growing car...

    12. February 20, 2015

      US imposes daily fines on Takata in deepening airbag crisis

      US regulators will impose daily fines on Takata over its failure to co-operate fully with investigations into product...

    13. February 18, 2015

      Software is steering auto industry

      Here is a quiz: with which big three auto companies has Google partnered to build a self-driving car? If you guessed Ford,...

    14. February 12, 2015

      GM fires Chevrolet Bolt into production

      General Motors signalled its determination to “completely shake up” the electric vehicle market by announcing it would...

    15. February 12, 2015

      Carmakers seek to use carbon fibre in mass-market vehicles

      With its aggressive looks, the 170mph Cadillac ATS-VR racing car stood out from the crowd at last month’s Detroit auto show...

    16. February 11, 2015

      General Motors: speed limits

      During the financial crisis, US banks were never formally nationalised. The argument for nationalisation (formal or...

    17. February 10, 2015

      Hedge funds push GM for $8bn share buyback

      A central figure in the 2009 restructuring of the US auto industry is seeking a seat on General Motors’ board, in a surprise...

    18. February 9, 2015

      Nissan accelerates on solid US sales and weak yen

      Nissan has raised its annual profit forecast on the back of surging US car sales and a weaker yen — even though it is still...

    19. February 4, 2015

      Toyota heads for record profit on cost-cutting and yen weakness

      Toyota has raised its target for full-year earnings after surging demand in the US eclipsed flagging sales in three of its...

    20. February 4, 2015

      GM lifts dividend as it beats estimates

      General Motors on Wednesday brushed aside the costs of last year’s recall crisis to report fourth-quarter results well ahead...

    21. February 3, 2015

      Cheap fuel drives US car sales to near record levels

      Falling fuel prices and a strong US economy pushed domestic new car sales back to near-record levels, as the latest figures...

    22. February 2, 2015

      GM’s China joint venture to build Indonesia factory

      General Motors’ largest China joint venture will establish a new plant in Indonesia, in the latest example of an automaker...

    23. January 31, 2015

      US safety regulator orders 2nd recall of 2m vehicles

      The issues surrounding a recent spike in North American vehicle recalls grew more complex on Saturday when a US regulator...

    24. January 30, 2015

      US profitability: the rich list

      US profitability: the rich list through the decades It is stunning that Apple managed to sell 74m smartphones in the fourth...

    25. January 28, 2015

      Europe cannot ignore GM and the next green revolution

      The European Parliament voted this month to let member states make their own decisions on whether to ban the growing of...

    26. January 15, 2015

      US carmakers aim to raise their game in luxury vehicle market

      The selection of vehicles on display at the Mercedes-Benz stand at the Detroit auto show is so diverse as to be baffling....

    27. January 15, 2015

      Carmakers hit the skids in Australia

      Australia’s big three car manufacturers are slashing prices and rolling out new models in an attempt to reverse an alarming...

    28. January 14, 2015

      GM predicts higher core profit margins in 2015 on increased sales

      Surging sales of sports utility vehicles and pick-up trucks would help to boost General Motors’ profit margins and...

    29. January 13, 2015

      Musk looks around corner of China slowdown

      Elon Musk has held out the prospect of Tesla achieving “a few million” in annual car sales by 2025, even as reports of a...

    30. January 13, 2015

      Cadillac to spend $12bn on new models to close gap on rivals

      General Motors’ Cadillac luxury brand pledged to “disrupt and shatter the status quo” on Tuesday as it unveiled ambitious...

    31. January 13, 2015

      GM fires a Bolt at electric car rivals

      When the curtain lifted on Monday to reveal General Motors’ Chevrolet Bolt concept car, there were few obvious signs why the...

    32. January 12, 2015

      GM’s Bolt sparks electric car rivalry

      General Motors has made an audacious attempt for leadership of the electric vehicle market, with a “game-changer” concept...

    33. January 12, 2015

      Volvo brings Made in China to US drivers

      Volvo is bringing Made in China to American drivers. The Swedish carmaker plans to export a roomy, long wheelbase version of...

    34. January 11, 2015

      Detroit auto show hails return of power and luxury

      When they turn up the bright lights and loud music at Detroit’s Cobo Center, for the city's annual auto show, it can seem a...

    35. January 9, 2015

      Obama calls for free community college

      President Barack Obama has rolled out a plan to make two years of community college free for millions of students, capping a...

    36. January 8, 2015

      Honda fined $70m for US reporting lapses

      Honda has agreed to pay a record $70m fine to US authorities after the Japanese carmaker failed to report incidents of death...

    37. January 8, 2015

      GM says US sales could hit 2001 levels

      Mary Barra, General Motors’ chief executive, has forecast that this year’s US auto sales could reach levels not seen since...

    38. January 5, 2015

      Cheaper fuel drives ‘stellar’ US car sales

      Falling fuel prices and an accelerating economy provided a powerful boost to US car sales in December, helping to make 2014...

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