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August 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

August 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

Like memories of band camp August is dead and buried. Regrettably the eighth month of the year didn’t go quietly; it took summer down with it. Sure, the season’s not officially over but we’re too emotionally devastated about the loss to care. At least new-vehicle sales in the U.S. were strong.

July 2014: Sales Winners and Losers

July 2014: Sales Winners and Losers

  It’s that time of the month again, folks. For a collectively painful but short period of time, manufacturers are putting their usual press release repertoire to the side, instead focusing on what really matters: the almighty dollar.

Ford, Honda Projected to Gain Market Share in new ‘Car Wars’ Study

Ford, Honda Projected to Gain Market Share in new ‘Car Wars’ Study

The analysts and number crunchers at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch released the findings of their latest Car Wars study, a report that tracks industry product trends. The results are surprising; market-share fluctuations are expected to remain small. But Ford and Honda are both projected to gain in the coming years with Nissan on track to…

May 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

May 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

May was a heck of a month in the auto industry. A deluge of recall announcements flooded the news and continued to erode profits, but sales continued to pour in… for some companies.

Volkswagen Pulls Back from 2018 Sales Prediction

Volkswagen Pulls Back from 2018 Sales Prediction

Volkswagen is scaling back its sales predictions. The mass-market German automaker had planned to deliver 800,000 units annually in the U.S. by 2018 but that’s probably not going to happen.