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NISSAN: A Nov. high behind crossover, pickup surge


by Dave Adams Automotive Images U.S. sales at Nissan North America jumped 18 percent to 135,985 in November – a record for the month – behind a surge in light trucks and steady rise in car sales. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

America’s SUV thirst hits luxury brands behind the scenes


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Luxury carmakers benefiting from red-hot demand for lucrative SUVs are dealing with a behind-the-scenes headache because of just how swiftly consumer demand has shifted away from sedans. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan gains 6.2% behind trucks, deals; Detroit 3 slip


by 1968 Dodge Charger R/T | Scott Crawford Nissan Motor Co. reported a 6.2 percent rise in U.S. car and truck sales in January while volume fell at the Detroit 3 amid forecasts for a sluggish start to the new year across the industry. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

The German godfathers behind Kia’s ‘game changer’


by dave_7 It’s the Korean car with the German godfathers. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM, Nissan, Ford, Toyota post Nov. gains behind deals, trucks


by pedrosimoes7 Strong light truck demand and fatter discounts helped GM, Nissan, Ford and Toyota post higher November sales. When other automakers report results today, U.S. light-vehicle sales are forecast to rise about 3.8 percent from a year earlier. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Robert Cox, ad man behind Ford’s ‘Quality is Job 1’ pitch, dies


by vetaturfumare – thanks for 2 MILLION views!!! Robert Cox, an outspoken New York advertising executive who helped Ford embrace the slogan ‘Quality is Job 1’ in the 1980s and later worked on ad campaigns for Honda, Saturn and a Mercedes-Benz dealership in New Jersey, died June 18. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed