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Trucks And SUVs Bring The Best Resale Values Among All Vehicles For 2018

Further underscoring the diminishing fortunes of the traditional passenger car among new-vehicle buyers, the rides boasting the best resale values in the industry are predominantly pickup trucks and truck-based SUVs, with the lone auto among the top 10 performers being the rally-ready Subaru WRX …

Trucks

2017 Iowa vehicle sales slow slightly, mirroring national trend

CLOSE<p>Automakers are debuting key models at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show. California leads other states in new vehicle sales, according to IHS …

Des Moines

GAC GA4 Sedan Coming to America, Not - Kelley Blue Book

Guangzhou Automobile Group Motor Co. Ltd. (GAC Motor) traveled some 7,800 miles to globally reveal its new signature sedan, the GA4, at the 2018 …

Transportation

2019 Jeep Cherokee Updated - Kelley Blue Book

In the auto industry, the word “freshening” refers to updates of an existing vehicle for a coming model year. It’s understood that a freshening stops …

Trucks

Fisker EMotion Promises EV Revolution - Kelley Blue Book

The Fisker EMotion is very good looking. Let's get that out of the way up front. Henrik Fisker—the founder of this, the second carmaker to bear his …

Autos

GAC Enverge Concept Debuts in Detroit - Kelley Blue Book

China’s GAC Motor, which wants to begin U.S. sales next year, has debuted a new, futuristic and eye-catching pure-electric concept SUV called Enverge …

Electric Vehicles

General Motors sees sustained profits through 2018

General Motors expects strong sales in North America and China to sustain its profit through 2018.<p>The automaker on Tuesday reaffirmed its 2017 …

Business

Acura still looking for vehicle to boost its profile, sales

DETROIT – While Acura continues to innovate, it still is searching for a vehicle to help boost its profile (and its sales). “I love my Acuras, but …

Trucks

2019 Ford Ranger First Look - Kelley Blue Book

• <b>The Blue Oval is back in the midsize truck business</b>• <b><br>2.3-liter turbo 4-cylinder engine, 10-speed auto transmission</b>• <b><br>SuperCab or SuperCrew (no standard</b> …

Trucks

2019 Kia Forte: All-new model debuts - Kelley Blue Book

The new 2019 Kia Forte is designed to be more sophisticated and more refined than its forebears, with new styling, more upscale amenities and …

Autos

2019 Hyundai Veloster Debuts - Kelley Blue Book

The all-new 2019 Hyundai Veloster and Veloster Turbo made their debuts today at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show. Instantly recognizable as the quirky …

Autos

Nissan Xmotion Concept Brings Autonomy to SUVs - Kelley Blue Book

Nissan’s latest design study, the rugged and strong looking Xmotion Concept, is an automated driving capable SUV that Nissan says can serve as a …

Transportation

New pickups from Ram, Chevy heat up big-truck competition

DETROIT (AP) — The competition for full-size pickup truck customers in the U.S. is as rough-and-tumble as ever, with Ram and Chevrolet rolling out brawny-looking new models that are larger, lighter and more efficient than their predecessors.<p>For the first time in recent memory, two Detroit …

Trucks

Detroit's auto giants take fight to big tech as largest US car show kicks into gear

The North American International Auto show has been overshadowed by CES – but it’s decided to stick to what it does best: cars and trucks, not hi-tech<p>Detroit in winter has never been an easy sell, but for generations of car lovers Motor City has been the only place to be come January, when …

Business

Amid tax and trade concerns, Detroit auto show offers nostalgia, glamor

Author: AFPMon, 2018-01-15 07:19ID: 1515991619368911500DETROIT: The Detroit auto show arrived Sunday with showman’s flair, as the car industry tied …

Detroit Auto Show

Tesla’s first Model 3 showcase draws crowds at Stanford Shopping Center

PALO ALTO — Tesla’s entry-level sedan may be suffering production delays, but that didn’t quash the excitement at the first-ever appearance of the …

Tesla

2018 Detroit auto show intrigue: Is Fiat Chrysler's future Chinese ownership?

CLOSE<p>Fiat Chrysler will invest $1B in Warren Truck plant; bring Ram work back from Mexico<p>Nearly a decade after he helped rescue Detroit's …

Detroit

Reinvented Ranger pickups will move Ford into midsize truck market

It’s been just over six years since the last Ford Ranger pickup rolled off the assembly line, and Ford Motor Co. is ready to make the small-size truck for North American markets again.<p>But this time, it’s a mid-size pickup, and it looks a lot more like the current F-150 than the former …

Trucks

Self-driving cars: 6 things you should know

<i>Image: AP / Paul Sancya</i><p>Related Links<p>Detroit - Autonomous driving is generating talk at this year's Detroit Auto Show after being a star at last …

Transportation

This Week in Car Buying: Camry vs. Accord incentives - Kelley Blue Book

Perhaps one of the most watched head-to-head rivalries in the industry is between the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Both models were totally …

Autos

GM just revealed a fully autonomous electric car that doesn't have a steering wheel

• <b>General Motors revealed its fourth-generation self-driving vehicle.</b>• <b><br>It has no traditional manual controls.</b>• <b><br>The automaker expects to roll it out in 2019.</b><p>No driver. No pedals. No steering wheel. Just seats and screens and doors that can close themselves. That's what riders will see when they get into …

Transportation

US retirement village to have 'largest' self-driving taxi scheme

<b>One of America's largest retirement villages will have a fleet of self-driving taxis introduced next year.</b><p>US firm Voyage said it will start rolling out the service at The Villages, Florida which is home to 125,000 senior residents.<p>It said the scheme, spanning 750 miles of road, would be the …

Technology

Detroit Auto Show: 5 hot new SUVs and pickups

America's most important auto show features some head-turners, including the fastest SUV ever

Trucks

Honda Wants To Make Hybrids Normal

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important …

Trucks

2019 Audi A7 Makes Auto Show Debut - Kelley Blue Book

The all-new 2019 Audi A7 made its first auto show appearance since being unveiled late last year. The revamped second-generation A7 retains its …

Autos

2018 BMW X2 Ready to Roll - Kelley Blue Book

BMW’s all-new 2018 X2 xDrive28i crossover SUV, which bowed during the North American International Auto Show, will start at $39,395 including …

2019 Ford Edge ST Gets More…Edge - Kelley Blue Book

Ordinarily the revisions to the Ford Edge for the 2019 model year would be characterized as an extensive freshening—updates to the exterior, …

Sports Cars

Ford Rolls Out a Hot Rod SUV as Drivers Abandon Performance Cars

Ford Motor Co. has long souped up its sedans to satisfy customers looking for high performance. Car demand is waning now but the need for speed …

Trucks

GM Is Going To Overrun Tesla

GM is coming on strong with new EV models.<p>Tesla has no new models coming out in 2018.<p>While Tesla is stumbling along in China, GM's sales soared in …

Business

How To Heal A Dysfunctional Company Culture With Emotionally Connected Leadership

Few moments in life are more rewarding and exciting than being named CEO of a major national brand company. Moving into the corner office can represent the capstone of years of diligent service, either in the company you’re going to lead or one that you’ve known and admired for much of your life. …

Psychology