Cadillac brand points to strong growth in China, according to GM

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General Motors’ luxury Cadillac brand is taking advantage from strong growth in China, the American automaker stated at a conference on Wednesday in New York. GM Cadillac President Steve Carlisle stated that Cadillac would broaden its network of dealers to 500 in China by 2025. The U.S. automaker will introduce a new product every 6 […]

Renault-Nissan group sold most cars in 2018, but VW’s No.1 including trucks

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Volkswagen Group has hung on to its placement as the world’s top-selling car manufacturer for the fifth year in a row, although the German group was slipped by once again by the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance in the light-duty automobiles sector. Renault SA, Nissan Motor and also Mitsubishi Motors together made 10.76 million passenger cars and light […]

Volkswagen delivered 10.8 million vehicles in 2018

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Volkswagen Group’s deliveries increased 0.9 percent to a record 10.83 million in 2018, the German company stated on Friday, putting it neck-and-neck with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi in the race to be the globe’s biggest vehicle manufacturer. Rivals Toyota Motor and Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi have not released registration figures for the last year, but the Franco-Japanese alliance sold 10.6 million […]

BMW says group sales increased 1.1 percent in 2018

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BMW’s group sales increased 1.1 percent worldwide in 2018 to 2,490,664 vehicles, the company stated on Friday, adding that it expected a slight increase this year regardless of challenging market conditions. BMW brand sales boosted by 1.8 percent globally in 2018, to 2,125,026 vehicles, the company stated, with December sales increasing 1.3 percent. The group’s […]

Volkswagen sold record 6.24 million vehicles in 2018

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Volkswagen sold a record 6.24 million of its VW-branded vehicles in 2018 despite delivery problems caused by new anti-pollution regulations, but warned the company would keep facing considerable challenges in 2019. Still recovering from a 2015 emissions test cheating scandal and dealing with tighter European environmental regulations, the German automaker has been attempting to increase […]

U.S. November car sales see positive results

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Holiday season deals propped up U.S. auto sales in November, limiting the scale of yearly decline at some automakers and putting total figures on course to top experts’ expectations, numbers from several top producers revealed on Monday. No.1 automaker General Motors posted an approximately 1 percent increase in sales, according to a source knowledgeable with […]

Skoda Auto’s October deliveries dropped 7.4 percent year-on-year

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Deliveries of Volkswagen‘s Skoda Auto cars dropped 7.4 percent in October, mostly in European markets because of conversions to conform to the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test (WLTP) anti-pollution regulations. Skoda recently opted to split its creative AOR duties between two agencies, Los Angeles based OPTIMIST and Germany-based thjnk. Skoda stated on Thursday that its […]