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Volvo July 2019 US Sales Best In 12 Years

Volvo July 2019 US Sales Best In 12 Years

ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Aug 1, 2019) - Volvo Car USA LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 8,795 vehicles for the month of July, an increase of 2 percent from the same period last year. Year-to-date VCUSA has sold 58,915 vehicles, an increase of 4.7 percent from the previous year. ... Continue reading

Kia US Sales July 2019

Kia US Sales July 2019

IRVINE, Calif., August 1, 2019 – Kia Motors America today announced July sales of 53,405 vehicles, led by the Forte with 9,172 units sold, representing a 22-percent increase in sales of the model as compared to July 2018. The Rio and Sportage models also saw double-digit sales gains over the same period last year wit ... Continue reading

Volkswagen July 2019 US Sales

Volkswagen July 2019 US Sales

About Volkswagen of America, Inc. Founded in 1955, Volkswagen of America, Inc., an operating unit of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWoA) is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, headquartered in Wolfsburg, Germany. ... Continue reading

Mitsubishi Motors reports July 2019 sales

Mitsubishi Motors reports July 2019 sales

CYPRESS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2019 – Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA), the fastest-growing Asian brand in the U.S. for the second consecutive year1, today reported July 2019 sales of 8,613 vehicles, a 13.4% decrease over last July. ... Continue reading

Hitachi Automotive Systems to Strengthen Connections with Start-Ups Through Collaboration with Plug and Play

Hitachi Automotive Systems to Strengthen Connections with Start-Ups Through Collaboration with Plug and Play

TOKYO, Jul, 31 2019; Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced a partnership for collaboration with Plug and Play, a global innovation platform that brings together the best startups with the world's largest corporations. ... Continue reading

Want More Power? Dodge//SRT Launches ‘Dodge Power Dollars,’ Rewards

Want More Power? Dodge//SRT Launches ‘Dodge Power Dollars,’ Rewards

Dodge//SRT horsepower is now more attainable than ever before by way of an innovative new national sales promotion called “Dodge Power Dollars” that rewards passionate enthusiasts who crave more power. ... Continue reading

SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. REPORTS BEST-EVER JULY SALES AND SECOND-BEST SALES MONTH IN COMPANY HISTORY

SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. REPORTS BEST-EVER JULY SALES AND SECOND-BEST SALES MONTH IN COMPANY HISTORY

Subaru of America, Inc. today reported 64,106 vehicle sales for July 2019, a 7.9 percent increase compared with July 2018. July also marked the second-best sales month in the history of the company behind the current record set in December 2018 (64,541). Year to date, Subaru also sold a record 403,631 vehicles, up 5.6 ... Continue reading

Toyota North America Toyota and Lexus July 2019 Sales

Toyota North America Toyota and Lexus July 2019 Sales

Highlander sales increased 5.5 percent; marking its best-ever July RAV4 Hybrid sales up 147.0 percent; a best-ever July Prius Prime sales up 18.0 percent; its best-ever month Hybrid sales up 49.4 percent for Toyota and 30.6 percent for Lexus PLANO, Texas (August 1, 2019)– Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) today repor ... Continue reading

Honda and Acura July 2019 American Sales Results

Honda and Acura July 2019 American Sales Results

“Despite industry headwinds, our strategic approach to the market continues to pay dividends for both the Honda and Acura brands,” said Henio Arcangeli, Jr., senior vice president of Automobile Sales at American Honda Motor Co. “Honda strengthened its position as the #1 retail passenger car brand in America in Ju ... Continue reading

Nissan Group July 2019 U.S. Sales

Nissan Group July 2019 U.S. Sales

August 1, 2019 July 2019 July 2018 % chg Nissan Group Total sales (units) 98,880 108,792 -9.1 Nissan Division sales 90,220 99,045 -8.9 INFINITI sales* 8,660 9,747 -11.2 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group announced total U.S. sales for July 2019 of 98,880 units, a decrease of 9.1 percent compared to the prior year. ... Continue reading

GM Reports Income of $2.4B and EBIT-Adj. of $3.0B

GM Reports Income of $2.4B and EBIT-Adj. of $3.0B

Print Email PDF Add This DETROIT — General Motors Co. today reported solid second-quarter earnings, driven by the performance of North America and significant progress on transformational cost initiatives. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Reports July Sales of 24,612 Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz Reports July Sales of 24,612 Vehicles

ATLANTA--Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported July sales of 24,612 Mercedes-Benz models, a 22.9% increase over July 2018. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported July sales of 2,878 units and smart reported 56, bringing MBUSA to a grand total of 27,546 vehicles for the month, an increase of 19.5%. On a year-to-date basis, MBUS ... Continue reading

BMW of North America Reports July 2019 U.S. Sales

BMW of North America Reports July 2019 U.S. Sales

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.--BMW brand sales increased 4.7 percent in July 2019 for a total of 23,015 over the 21,982 vehicles sold in July 2018. The brand’s momentum continued, showing year-over-year sales increases in six straight months. ... Continue reading

Automotive Discovery Platform - Auto News+ Archive (1995-Present) Indexed by Single Topics

Automotive Discovery Platform - Auto News+ Archive (1995-Present) Indexed by Single Topics

The Auto Channel Automotive Content Library and Archive — Find a 23 year old archive of millions of articles: news, video, opinion, how-to's, reviews, database info for every pinpointed topic, all in one place all free all here on The Auto Channel. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Palisade First Drive Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Hyundai Palisade First Drive Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Hyundai Palisade Premium without the price. Hyundai has a new king, a new flagship; the Palisade. First Drive Review From Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV ENGINE: 6.2-liter V8 TRANSMISSION: 10-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 420 hp @ 5,600 rpm/450 lb.-ft. @ 4,100 rpm WHEELBASE: 130.0 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Chevrolet Tahoe 4WD Premier Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Chevrolet Tahoe 4WD Premier Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

The Chevy Tahoe is a large, luxurious SUV with the comfort of a large sedan and the utility of a major cargo carrier. ... Continue reading

2019 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-Spec Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-Spec Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

Acura's design language has reformulated its grammar for 2019. Thankfully gone is the battleship prow that has characterized all Acuras of the recent past. ... Continue reading

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