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EFG Companies Awarded ASE Blue Seal of Excellence

DALLAS, Texas — EFG Companies, the creator of the Hyundai Assurance program, was awarded the Blue Seal of Excellence by the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), based upon the required certification level of its claims organization.The...

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Average Vehicle Age Remains Steady at 11.4 Years

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — The combined average age of all light vehicles on the road in the U.S. remained steady at 11.4 years, based on a Jan. 1 snapshot taken by IHS Automotive.Total light vehicles in operation (VIO) in the U.S. also reached a record level of...

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7 Financial Organizations Back Disparate Impact Amendment

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Seven financial organizations issued a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives on May 29 in support of an amendment to the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2015. The amendment would...

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EFG Companies Awarded ASE Blue Seal of Excellence

DALLAS, Texas — EFG Companies, the creator of the Hyundai Assurance program, was awarded the Blue Seal of Excellence by the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), based upon the required certification level of its claims organization.The...

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Have hybrid cars hit their peak?

American consumers appear to have become inured to the fuel price spikes and sales of the Toyota Prius and other hybrids may be flattening. ... Read More »

Mann trots the globe keeping Nissan on track

Trevor Mann travels the world, often, to make sure Nissan's regional companies meet their targets on cost control and product launches. He recently traveled to China, Southeast Asia, the United States, Canada and Brazil. ... Read More »

Crossovers drive May sales surprise

So what's the story behind last month's unexpectedly strong sales results? Forget the fifth weekend in May, crossovers are what did the trick. ... Read More »

A big-city test for no-haggle pricing

Roughly 300 dealers in the New York and Los Angeles metro areas will offer no-haggle pricing below sticker on their new-vehicle inventory this week, in a promotion organized by Edmunds.com. ... Read More »

Can Lincoln grab a share of sizzling segment?

Lincoln aims to reinvent itself as a brand attuned to the needs of 21st-century luxury customers -- And for those customers, smaller is often better. ... Read More »

Lawyers scan GM report for details to bolster negligence suits

Plaintiffs' lawyers began scouring GM's report on its handling of faulty ignition switches that have been tied to 13 deaths and say they are finding details that could bolster their negligence cases. ... Read More »