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Mercury Showing Signs of Life?

Mercury Showing Signs of Life?

Mercury Versus Edsel (2/10/2002) If sales are strong, profits keep rolling in and dealers remain happy, why do so many observers keep predicting the demise of Ford Motor Co.’s Mercury division? It certainly doesn’t help that Chairman and CEO Bill Ford has given the division’s new management... read more

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Consumer Car News: 12/03/01

AUTO SALES COULD REMAIN STRONGThe new car market may not take nearly as sharp a plunge as expected once zero-interest loan programs wrap up, Ford COO Nick Scheele tells... read more December 3, 2001 by 0

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Driver's News: 11/12/01

FIRESTONE SETTLES WITH STATESThe Associated Press reports that Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. has reached an agreement under which it will pay as much as $51.5 million to avoid... read more November 12, 2001 by 0

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Driver's News: 10/08/01

FIRESTONE AGREES TO ANOTHER RECALL Reversing an earlier promise to fight any government-mandated tire recall, Firestone agreed to recall 3.5 million Wilderness tires that... read more October 8, 2001 by 0

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Driver's News: 10/01/01

CAMARO/FIREBIRD GONE AFTER 2002 The word’s been on the street for quite some time now, but General Motors Corporation finally made it official: 2002 will be the last model... read more October 1, 2001 by 0

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TCC's Daily Edition: 10/02/01

 A WORRIED WAIT FOR SALES FIGURES The U.S. auto industry held its breath Monday waiting for September sales figures that are scheduled to be released today. Auto showrooms... read more October 1, 2001 by 0

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TCC's Daily Edition: 9/28/01

NISSAN ADDING JOBS IN THE U.S. Nissan North America is busting its buttons. In an economically impaired time when every carmaker in the United States seems to be intent on... read more September 28, 2001 by 0

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TCC's Daily Edition: 9/26/01

TCC’s BEEN OUT DRIVING: CADILLAC ESCALADE EXT & ACURA RSX TYPE-S It’s been a good week for sumptuousness and shifting at, and we’ve got two... read more September 26, 2001 by 0

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TCC's Daily Edition: 9/20/01

AUTO SUMMIT YIELDS NUMEROUS IDEAS An unprecedented summit meeting Wednesday drew nearly two dozen auto industry, labor and government officials together at GM’s Hamtramck... read more September 20, 2001 by 0

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TCC's Daily Edition: 9/17/01

MILLION-DOLLAR MISSIONS: INDUSTRY AID CONTINUES IN TIME OF TRAGEDY In contrast to the auto industry’s downturn in the North American market, but completely in accord with... read more September 17, 2001 by 0

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Driver’s News: 8/20/01

GM’S ’02 CONCEPTS UNVEILED Long, sleek and sexy, the Cien is the type of vehicle one might to see carrying a Ferrari, Lamborghini, or perhaps even a Mercedes-Benz badge... read more August 20, 2001 by 0

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Driver's News: 8/13/2001

EXPLORER GETS TOP MARKS FROM CONSUMER REPORTS A redesigned Ford Explorer has received the top nod from Consumer Reports magazine, in effect changing the “beleaguered”... read more August 13, 2001 by 0

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Driver's News: Week of 8/5/01

’03 CADDY CTS UNVEILED Are looks everything? In the case of the 2003 Cadillac CTS you see here, GM hopes they’re at least a big part of the equation. The 2003 CTS, the... read more August 6, 2001 by 0

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Daily Edition: July 31, 2001

SCIENTISTS' REPORT RECOMMENDS CAFE BOOST A National Academy of Sciences report officially released Monday concludes that automakers should be able to increase the fuel... read more July 21, 2001 by 0

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Weekly News: June 11, 2001

FIRESTONE WILL NOT PAY FOR FORD RECALL Bridgestone Firestone's president has stated that the company will not pay Ford Motor Company for its recent expanded recall of... read more June 11, 2001 by 0

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It takes a modern-day Moses to part traffic in Times Square, but that’s what happened when Arnold Schwarzenegger hit the Big Apple to kick off the annual New York Auto... read more April 18, 2001 by 0


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