Category Archives: Auto Market – Auto Loans

Used-Car Sales Boom as New Cars Get Too Pricey for Many

Used-Car Sales Boom as New Cars Get Too Pricey for Many – WSJ https://www.wsj.com/articles/used-car-sales-boom-as-new-cars-get-too-pricey-for-many-1537700401 Re-posted from WSJ. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Auto Manufacturing, Sales and Financing industry is spinning out of control…

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BMW drives to cut battery costs, share costs on autonomous vehicles: executive

BMW drives to cut battery costs, share costs on autonomous vehicles: executive | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-bmw-electric/bmw-drives-to-cut-battery-costs-share-costs-on-autonomous-vehicles-executive-idUSKCN1LV0PC?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: BMW moving to lock up battery supply and lock down costs…  

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BMW unveils Vision iNext SUV concept

BMW unveils Vision iNext SUV concept – Business Insider https://www.businessinsider.com/bmw-unveils-vision-inext-suv-concept-2018-9?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: BMW joins Mercedes to give Tesla a run for the money…

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What’s Going On in the Used Car & Truck Market?

What’s Going On in the Used Car & Truck Market? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/09/10/prices-sales-used-car-truck-vehicle-market/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Buyers are moving from new vehicle market to used market, due to cost factors… Used vehicles are rising in … Continue reading

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Mercedes unveils electric car in direct German challenge to Tesla

Mercedes unveils electric car in direct German challenge to Tesla | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-germany-daimler-mercedes/mercedes-unveils-electric-car-in-direct-german-challenge-to-tesla-idUSKCN1LK26G Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: With Mercedes, Elon Musk and Tesla have some real competition… Let’s see what happens now…

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GM Sales Plunge 13% As August Passenger Car Sales Collapse

GM Sales Plunge 13% As August Passenger Car Sales Collapse | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-04/gm-sales-plunge-13-august-passenger-car-sales-collapse Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: The auto manufacturing and sales have been in trouble for quite some time, we could see this setting up … Continue reading

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Average New Car Payment Hits Record High $525 Per Month

Average New Car Payment Hits Record High $525 Per Month | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-03/average-new-car-payment-hits-record-high-525-month Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Add insurance, licensing, maintenance, and fuel; it amounts to $1200+/month… just to have and use, an automobile…

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Automakers Take Note: Americans Are Changing How They Commute to Work

Automakers Take Note: Americans Are Changing How They Commute to Work | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/09/02/automakers-take-note-americans-are-changing-how-they-commute-to-work/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Automakers can catalyze the change now taking place…

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Ford’s Bonds Crushed on Moody’s Downgrade to One Notch Above Junk

Ford’s Bonds Crushed on Moody’s Downgrade to One Notch Above Junk – Mish Talk https://moneymaven.io/mishtalk/economics/ford-s-bonds-crushed-on-moody-s-downgrade-to-one-notch-above-junk–8KIf7x7Ikavra9-kABQAg/ Re-posted from Mish Ta;l. Geoff Geoff Comments: Ford’s Bonds doomed…

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Global Car Sales Tumble Amid Slowing Demand, Trade Wars

Global Car Sales Tumble Amid Slowing Demand, Trade Wars | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-08-28/global-car-sales-tumble-amid-slowing-demand-trade-wars Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: This event may actually expedite the transition from the reciprocating engine to electric vehicles… An unintended consequence…

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