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Expected Fed Rate Cut Unlikely to Help Auto Buyers

Expected Fed Rate Cut Unlikely to Help Auto Buyers

Despite interest rates falling for most of the year, the Federal Reserve appears set to cut them once again despite the concerns by some are concerned about inflation and other issues. Weakening economic data, trade disputes, and global uncertainties, the Fed is...
How Might a GM Strike Impact Customers?

How Might a GM Strike Impact Customers?

More than 49,000 United Auto Workers Union employees have walked off the job at General Motors facilities across the U.S., launching their first strike at the nation’s largest car company in a dozen years. With the talks complicated by factors including an ongoing...
That New Car You Want Will Be More Expensive Than Ever

That New Car You Want Will Be More Expensive Than Ever

New vehicle prices have been rising fast in recent years and are now running closer and closer to $40,000 – but there are other things to consider if you’re looking to buy a new vehicle, and if you factor in things like interest rates and insurance, the typical new...
Cox Automotive Invests $350M into EV Maker Rivian

Cox Automotive Invests $350M into EV Maker Rivian

Electric vehicle start-up Rivian has attracted a $350M million investment from Cox Automotive as sit prepares for the launch of production late next year. The investment by Cox, a global automotive services company based in Atlanta, Georgia, follows the $500 million...
GM CEO Mary Barra Meets with President Trump

GM CEO Mary Barra Meets with President Trump

General Motors Chairman Mary Barra described the meeting as “productive” after talking directly to President Donald Trump in the Oval Office. After the meeting, GM officials noted the company’s executive routinely meet with policy makers and Barra herself described...
Japanese Brands Lead August New Vehicle Sales

Japanese Brands Lead August New Vehicle Sales

Strong sales by Japanese brands helped bolster sales of new vehicles in August – led by Toyota, Honda and Subaru – despite warnings the market could be on the verge of softening. American Honda – Honda and Acura – broke an all-time monthly sales records for total...
GM Walking Tough Road in Negotiations with UAW

GM Walking Tough Road in Negotiations with UAW

As the United Auto Workers target in its drive for a new contract, General Motors Co. faces a difficult challenge in finding a way to satisfy the UAW’s demands for economic gains and new protections of existing jobs in the automakers U.S. factories. “We look forward...
Deaths Caused by Red Light Runners Hit a 10-Year High

Deaths Caused by Red Light Runners Hit a 10-Year High

Residents of the Detroit suburb of Pleasant Ridge know to wait a couple extra seconds after the light changes to green at the intersection where busy Woodward Avenue meets the interchange with I-696. Almost every day, police are called out to deal with crashes caused...
Gas Prices Expected to Fall 25 Cents a Gallon This Autumn

Gas Prices Expected to Fall 25 Cents a Gallon This Autumn

For you early Christmas planners looking to start putting some money away to do your holiday shopping, finding ways to save a little cash to make it easier is always a good thing. Fortunately, one area you’re likely to find some savings this fall is at the gas pump....