Daimler AG's (DAIGn.DE) third-quarter operating profit rose
67 percent, driven by a one-off gain from the sale of a joint
venture stake to Rolls-Royce (RR.L) and surging demand for luxury
cars, it said on Thursday. The company is the first of the German
premium auto makers, to release third-quarter results, which
included the group's best-ever month for sales of Mercedes-Benz
cars in September ...
Ford sedans will soon come with a system that brakes if
you’re about to hit a pedestrian. Ford is giving its cars the
ability to spot—and avoid hitting—pedestrians using a combination
of radar and camera sensing. The system will appear in Europe next
year on Ford’s Mondeo sedan.
Two years ago, the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation
Authority became the first transit agency in the nation to pick a
rail car manufacturer based in part on how many jobs the company
would create. The Japanese firm Kinkisharyo International won the
nearly $900-million contract to build...
The Springfield, Missouri-based company said it had profit of
$2.06 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The
average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research
Auto parts maker Delphi Automotive Plc is looking to sell its
business that makes heating and cooling systems for cars, and will
seek as much as $1 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people with
"We started GreenTech Automotive with the vision to make
energy-efficient cars that are so inexpensive the average American
could afford to buy them," said Charles Wang, chairman and CEO of
GTA. "In the past five years we have completely redesigned and
reengineered the all-electric MyCar; Gilbert Villarreal, chief
operating officer of GTA, provided an update on the company's
Wall Street is high on Delphi Automotive, expecting it to
report earnings that are up 18% from a year ago when it reports its
third-quarter earnings on Friday, October 24, 2014. The consensus
estimate is $1.14 per share, up from earnings of 97 cents per share
a year ago.Over the
Car insurance went up for the first time in more than two
years - and the trend is expected to continue. The average cost for
an annual comprehensive motor insurance policy rose to £531 in the
By Richa Naidu (Reuters) - Shares in British insurers jumped
on Wednesday after motoring group AA Plc said the price of car
insurance had risen for the first time since early 2012 due to a
rise in fraudulent claims. The AA said third-quarter motor
Shoparound premiums – an aggregation of the five cheapest premiums
– rose 1.2 percent to 531.33 pounds ($852.25), compared with the
previous quarter ...
Who would have thought buying car insurance online would turn
into GEICO history. That’s exactly what happened when Jay and
Lindsey Armstrong signed up recently for a new auto insurance
policy on geico.com.
After almost three years of falls, car insurance premiums are
on the rise once again, with a 1.2% increase between the second and
third quarters of 2014, according to the AA's British Insurance
MOTORISTS are seeing the cost of taking out car insurance
increase for the first time in more than two years as efforts to
clamp down on fraudulent claims have not delivered the savings that
insurers had anticipated, according to a report.
The global new cars market had total revenues of $1,894.5bn
in 2013, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.1%
between 2009 and 2013. Market volume increased with a CAGR of 6.9%
between 2009 and 2013, to reach a total of 62.1 million new cars
sold in 2013.
By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - The future of the
struggling Caterham Formula One team was thrown into further doubt
on Tuesday when an administrator laid claim to their race cars and
warned they could not leave the factory without his agreement. Team
sources disputed that, however, and said they should not be
affected by legal action involving a separate company to the one
that holds the ...
(Adds administrator comments) By Alan Baldwin LONDON, Oct 21
(Reuters) - The future of the struggling Caterham Formula One team
was thrown into further doubt on Tuesday when an administrator laid
claim to their race cars and warned they could not leave the
factory without his agreement. Team sources disputed that, however,
and said they should not be affected by legal action involving a
Analog Devices, Inc. , a global leader in high-performance
semiconductors for signal processing applications, introduced today
a digital audio bus technology capable of distributing audio and
control data together with clock and power over a single,
unshielded twisted-pair wire.
Lansing Michigan Dealership Specials Feature Ford, Kia and
Hyundai Pre-owned Cars Lansing, MI / ACCESSWIRE / October 21, 2014
/ Kia of Lansing announces deals to help car buyers find an
affordable quality ...
San Francisco, California -- Global automotive air filters
market is expected to reach USD 6.10 billion by 2020, according to
a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand from the
If you’re willing to give up some car insurance coverage, you
might pocket hundreds in savings. A car insurance deductible is the
amount of money you pay on an insurance claim before your insurance
coverage kicks in.
The biggest car insurance companies don't offer basic
policies for less than $500 a year, and those high premiums
sometimes mean driving without coverage for low-income
drivers. Despite exorbitant costs, there are ways consumers
can save on car insurance.