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Budget 2016: Car makers to hike prices on infra cess, see lower growth

Budget 2016: Car makers to hike prices on infra cess, see lower growth
The Finance Minister today announced imposition of infrastructure cess of up to 4% on passenger vehicles such as cars, SUVs and luxury cars. Small cars would attract a cess of 1% while a cess of 2.5% is proposed on diesel vehicles. Certain vehicles …
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Midsize Sales Growth Sparks Speculation on Next Nissan Frontier

Midsize Sales Growth Sparks Speculation on Next Nissan Frontier
Although the midsize pickup segment is not growing in nameplates (there are fewer than there were five years ago), it has been growing in sales, with 2015 sales up more than 35 percent from the year before. Given GM's announcement that it's increasing …
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New 2015 Car Registrations Tip-off World Automotive Growth

New 2015 Car Registrations Tip-off World Automotive Growth
While the precipitous drop in gasoline prices at the pump has seen a shift back to SUV's, and heavier sedans in the last year, the trend to electrics, as well as carbon-emission-reduced models will continue their production and usage growth in the …
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Trucks and crossovers boost GM to 6% April sales growth

Trucks and crossovers boost GM to 6% April sales growth
Citing J.D. Power PIN data, the Detroit automaker said Friday it now has a 31 percent share of the U.S. market for midsize pickups, a 55 percent share for smaller crossovers and a 74 percent share of the large SUV segment. In April, its truck sales …
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GKN plc: GKN Automotive's China JV to Invest US$850 Million to Drive Growth

GKN plc: GKN Automotive's China JV to Invest US0 Million to Drive Growth
Shanghai, PRC, 19 April 2015: The Chinese joint venture between GKN Automotive and HUAYA Automotive, is investing US $ 850 million over the next five years to meet growing demand for the company's driveline systems, all-wheel drive (AWD) and hybrid …
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New GM team says US, China growth to offset costs in tougher regions

New GM team says US, China growth to offset costs in tougher regions
Ammann described 2014 as a "transition year" in Europe, where Opel will introduce a redesigned Corsa subcompact late in the year. A redesigned Astra compact is expected to follow in early 2015, along with new families of gasoline and diesel engines, …
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