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Jaguar, Land Rover on Sales Lot in 2008

Jaguar, Land Rover on Sales Lot in 2008

It's official - Jaguar and Land Rover are to be FoMoCo no mo'.According to the Detroit News, Ford's European division head Lewis Booth states both British brands would be sold off entirely by late this year or early 2008, and that Ford does not plan to retain any stake in either company.

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September 14, 2007
BMW X6 Concept: World's First SAV Debuts at Frankfurt Show

BMW X6 Concept: World's First SAV Debuts at Frankfurt Show

Inventing the Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV), BMW has established a highly innovative and, indeed, trendsetting segment in the automobile market.

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September 14, 2007
Honda debuts Accord Concept, Diesel Engine, at Frankfurt

Honda debuts Accord Concept, Diesel Engine, at Frankfurt

September, 2007 - Honda presented to the world the exciting Accord Tourer Concept and the new generation of Honda diesel engines, i-DTEC at the 2007 Frankfurt motor show.

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September 14, 2007
Chrysler's ENVI divsion to bring Electric Vehicles to Road

Chrysler's ENVI divsion to bring Electric Vehicles to Road

Auburn Hills, Mich., Sep 13, 2007 - Chrysler LLC announced today the creation of ENVI -- a new organization responsible for bringing electric-drive vehicles and related advanced-propulsion technologies to market.Lou Rhodes (pictured) has been appointed President -- ENVI.Rhodes will report to Frank K

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September 14, 2007
UAW, Automakers Focus on Survival During Talks

UAW, Automakers Focus on Survival During Talks

In previous negotiations between the union and the auto makers, the auto makers were trying to get an upper hand on their rivals.That may be in the past now.

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September 14, 2007
Kia Kee, pro_cee'd, FCEV debut at Frankfurt Motor Show

Kia Kee, pro_cee'd, FCEV debut at Frankfurt Motor Show

Kia Motors Corporation hosted the World Premieres of three all-new vehicles at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in Germany earlier this week.

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September 14, 2007
GPS Navigation Systems get Formal Ratings

GPS Navigation Systems get Formal Ratings

Portable GPS navigation systems are one of the most popular consumer electronics products now on the market.

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September 14, 2007
Bryan Adams Croons as Audi A4 Debut at Frankfurt Motor Show

Bryan Adams Croons as Audi A4 Debut at Frankfurt Motor Show

FRANKFURT, Germany - Car lovers and music fans got double the value at the world debut of the new Audi A4 at the Frankfurt Motor Show: in addition to the fascinating A4 successor model, an extra highlight was provided by the rock star Bryan Adams.

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September 14, 2007
Chevy Hoping for Import Conquests with New Malibu

Chevy Hoping for Import Conquests with New Malibu

In a report from Frankfurt, our friend Bob Lutz outlined a new strategy of targeting General Motors SUV owners that also currently own import-brand sedans to promote the new Malibu.

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September 14, 2007
Volkswagen expands Bluemotion into Entire Lineup

Volkswagen expands Bluemotion into Entire Lineup

WOLFSBURG, Germany - Volkswagen is dramatically expanding the range of its especially environmentally friendly BlueMotion models.After the Polo BlueMotion (pictured) -- the world's most economical five-seater --, the Passat BlueMotion and Passat Variant BlueMotion, the company is simultaneously intr

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September 13, 2007