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Tesla Motors, China Unicom to build car charging outlets across China

The companies have signed a deal to build charging posts at 400 China Unicom stores in 120 cities, and will also set up super-charging outlets in 20 Chinese cities, Tesla's China spokeswoman Peggy Yang said.

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Related Topix: Telecom, China Unicom, Tesla Motors, Startups, Coupe, BMW i8, BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

7 cool treats in historic St. Louis: Part 5

Once upon a time, St. Louis was as much associated with automobile manufacturing in the U.S. as Detroit; in fact, in 1912, there were more than 100 motor carriage businesses listed in the city directory.

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Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream

WJRT

Clearance Deals Could Push Auto Sales to Biggest August Since 2003, Says Edmunds.com

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Fox News

Auto Sales Fueled by ... Subprime Loans

Over the last few weeks there has been a shift in view to the downside for several industries, including agricultural equipment, housing and retail.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Manufacturing, Construction, Industrial Machines, John Deere , Agco, Housing, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Silicon Alley Insider

This Is An Actual Conversation With A Car Dealer - And It Shows How ...

Back in late June, Morgan Stanley auto industry analyst Adam Jonas highlighted that car dealers were stretching out the length of auto loans, allowing sales to strengthen as monthly auto payments decline.

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Related Topix: Canton, OH

GreenCarReports

BYD's Rising Electric-Car Sales Swamped By Falling Gas Models

Chinese automaker BYD was the first car company in the world to put a plug-in hybrid passenger car into production, a couple of years before the Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car hit the road.

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Related Topix: Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet

TheStreet.com

It's No Coincidence -- Stocks and Car Sales Are Both Frothy

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Mozilla, TheStreet

Hampton Roads Daily Press

CarLotz eyes Williamsburg or Peninsula for expansion | TidewaterBiz

A "consignment store for cars," which just raised $5 million in capital to fund growth would like to expand to the Peninsula, preferably to Williamsburg.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA, Manufacturing, Paper, Chesapeake

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Auto sales surge, but buyers may have loans longer than the cars

Alabama, 0.91; Alaska, 0.39; Arizona, 0.62; Arkansas, 0.64; California, 0.55; Colorado, 0.47; Connecticut, 0.50; Delaware, 0.73; District of Columbia, 1.03; Florida, 0.66; Georgia, 0.84; Hawaii, 0.48; Idaho, 0.41; Illinois, 0.56; Indiana, 0.61; Iowa, 0.38; Kansas, 0.46; Kentucky, 0.65; Louisiana, 1.00; Maine, 0.46; Maryland, 0.74; Massachusetts, ... (more)

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Illinois, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Dallas Morning News

Shop class not for slackers as high school grads out-earn peers

Fischbach, 19, has wanted to work on cars ever since he took an automotive class in his junior year of high school in Saline, Mich.

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Related Topix: Saline, MI, Family, Kids, Georgetown University

Business Wire

Auto Dealership Buy-Sell Activity Increasing Sharply According to Haig Partners

Private transactions in the first half of 2014 are up 80% from the number recorded a year ago.

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Related Topix: Lithia Motors, Retail

Miami Today

Car dealers roll to better days

During the recession, with sales of new cars drastically reduced and manufacturers cutting back on production, auto dealerships had a rough ride.

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GuruFocus.com

The dark age for the automotive industry in Argentina

Statistics have shown that during the last semester of 2014, the sales for new brand cars dropped by 23% while used ones decreased by 9%.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Fires damage building, cars at Spokane used auto dealership

The fires were reported around 5 a.m. at A & M Used Auto Sales near Sprague and Smith.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA

Automotive News

AvtoVAZ plans to break even by end of year on job cuts

Russia's AvtoVAZ plans to break even by the end of this year as the maker of Lada vehicles reduces its workforce and limits its sales decline amid an industrywide drop in demand.

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Marine News

Rolls-Royce Acquires Power Systems Unit

Rolls-Royce completed its acquisition of Rolls-Royce Power Systems, which previously operated as Tognum AG.

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Related Topix: Automakers, MercedesBenz USA, Retail, Toyota Motor Sales USA, World News, Germany,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KSWO

Afghanistan's one-time booming war economy slows

KABUL, Afghanistan - Rows of dusty trucks and used cars sit unsold in Afghanistan's capital, where real estate agents bemoan a lack of sales and international businessmen no longer frequent top hotels.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Real Estate, Hamid Karzai

Star-Telegram.com

Afghanistan's one-time booming war economy slows

Rows of dusty trucks and used cars sit unsold in Afghanistan's capital, where real estate agents bemoan a lack of sales and international businessmen no longer frequent top hotels.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Real Estate, Hamid Karzai

Star Tribune

Afghan war-boom economy goes bust as foreign troop pullout nears, election dispute rages

Rows of dusty trucks and used cars sit unsold in Afghanistan's capital, where real estate agents bemoan a lack of sales and international businessmen no longer frequent top hotels.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Real Estate, Hamid Karzai

KRVN-AM Lexington

NJ Car Dealer, Subject of ABC News Probe, Ordered to Repay Customers Sold Sandy-Damaged Cars

A New Jersey car dealership operator will have to pay back customers who unknowingly bought Superstorm Sandy-damaged cars from his lot, thanks in part to a five-month ABC's The Lookout investigation into flooded cars being sold on used car lots.

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Related Topix: Old Bridge, NJ, Prison, State Prisons

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