Category Archives: Auto Market – Auto Loans

GM Is Going All Electric, Will Ditch Gas- and Diesel-Powered Cars

GM Is Going All Electric, Will Ditch Gas- and Diesel-Powered Cars – NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/business/autos/gm-going-all-electric-will-ditch-gas-diesel-powered-cars-n806806?cid=public-rss_20171005 Re-posted from BNC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: If this is true, where is the infrastructure for recharging all these electric vehicles??? What is the plan … Continue reading

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Which Automakers Got Crushed, Which Boomed?

Which Automakers Got Crushed, Which Boomed? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/10/03/which-automakers-got-crushed-and-which-boomed/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: It’s a bad sign when the auto market became dependent on big rebates and hurricanes, but, it has…    

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Auto Sales Jump Following Hurricanes

Auto Sales Jump Following Hurricanes | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/10/03/auto-sales-jump-following-hurricanes/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: The hurricanes saved the auto market, for now…

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$2.25/hr to Build a $40,000 Vehicle

$2.25/hr to Build a $40,000 Vehicle | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/09/29/repression-of-wages-in-auto-manufacturing-in-mexico/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: This is what is attractive about moving manufacturing to Mexico…

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Why You’ll Still Be Pumping Gas Even as Electric Cars Take Over

Why You’ll Still Be Pumping Gas Even as Electric Cars Take Over – NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/business/autos/electric-cars-may-be-new-cool-thing-gasoline-isn-t-n803381 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: This makes sense…

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THE FULLY AUTONOMOUS CAR UPDATE: How self-driving cars are poised to move into the mainstream and upend the automotive industry

THE FULLY AUTONOMOUS CAR UPDATE: How self-driving cars are poised to move into the mainstream and upend the automotive industry – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/the-fully-autonomous-car-update-2017-2?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: The fully autonomous vehicle is now upon us, the … Continue reading

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Harvey destroyed hundreds of thousands of cars in the Houston area, a city that heavily relies on them

Harvey destroyed hundreds of thousands of cars in the Houston area, a city that heavily relies on them – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/storm-flooding-destroyed-hundreds-of-thousands-of-cars-in-a-city-that-relies-heavily-on-them/2017/09/03/1dd22680-90b8-11e7-89fa-bb822a46da5b_story.html?utm_term=.51af065543af Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: Clearly a pivot point for the nations auto industry…

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Auto Sales Unexpectedly Plunge to February 2014 Low: Hurricane Boost Coming?

Auto Sales Unexpectedly Plunge to February 2014 Low: Hurricane Boost Coming? | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/09/01/auto-sales-unexpectedly-plunge-to-february-2014-low-hurricane-boost-coming/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Harvey event can be the difference for the now grim auto industry, moving forward…

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Harvey and “Carmageddon”: GM, Toyota, Subaru Kick Butt. FCA, Nissan, Hyundai Get Crushed

Harvey and “Carmageddon”: GM, Toyota, Subaru Kick Butt. FCA, Nissan, Hyundai Get Crushed | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/09/03/harvey-auto-sales-gm-toyota-subaru-surge-fca-nissan-hyundai-get-crushed/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Auto Industry is now in the chaotic, “what do we do now?” phase of an … Continue reading

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A half-million flooded cars and trucks could be scrapped

A half-million flooded cars and trucks could be scrapped https://www.cnbc.com/2017/08/29/a-half-million-flooded-cars-and-trucks-could-be-scrapped.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: A boon the the auto and finance industries which were already on the ropes before Hurricane Harvey…

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