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2012-02-14 10:17:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrueCar.com, the authority on new car pricing, trends and forecasting, today provided actual fuel economy numbers from January light vehicle auto sales that indicate TrueMPG(TM)( )increased to 22.9 mpg in January 2012 compared to 22.0 mpg in January 2011, and increased from December 2011 at 22.2 mpg. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110401/LA75616LOGO) "The national gas price average reached its highest levels...

2012-02-06 19:58:00

Highlights from 2012 NADA Chairman Bill Underriner's speech: - "NADA is asking tough questions about this proposed [fuel economy] rule. And so far the government hasn't provided any answers. We want a full and fair public debate on the underlying assumptions of this rule. And we simply don't understand the rush." - "NADA has long supported fuel economy improvements. We want vehicles to be as efficient as possible. We are fighting for sound public policy. Not policy based on wishful...

2012-02-04 13:36:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales of small cars, SUVs and other light trucks will lead the way toward what Paul Taylor, chief economist of the National Automobile Dealers Association, predicts is a rebuilding year for the auto industry resulting in 13.945 million new cars and light trucks purchased and leased in 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120104/DC30041LOGO ) Fulfillment of that forecast in 2012 will mark the third consecutive year of rising new...

2012-02-01 12:24:00

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai( )Motor America today announced all-time record January sales of 42,694 units, up 15 percent versus 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091001/HYUNDAILOGO) Despite continued tight availability at Hyundai dealers across the nation, January retail sales were up 19 percent from last year due to continued strong performance throughout the Hyundai line-up, with the hot-selling Elantra up 13 percent and...

2012-01-24 14:23:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) said today that more than 7 million Americans would no longer be able to afford to buy a new car or truck in 2025 if the most expensive fuel economy rule ever proposed goes into effect. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120104/DC30041LOGO) The comments were made by NADA director Forrest McConnell in testimony today at the final hearing on proposed fuel economy rules held by...

2012-01-17 11:33:00

DETROIT, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a public hearing today on proposed fuel economy rules for model year 2017-2025 passenger cars and light-duty trucks, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) urged federal agencies to properly consider the rising consumer cost of new vehicles. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120104/DC30041LOGO) "To work, fuel economy rules must require improvements that are affordable," said New Mexico Ford dealer Don Chalmers, and...

2012-01-13 09:38:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrueCar.com, the authority on new car pricing, trends and forecasting, today provided actual economy numbers from new car sales indicating TrueMPG(TM)( )will increase to 22.2 mpg in 2011 compared to 21.7 mpg in 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110401/LA75616LOGO) In December 2011, light vehicle auto sales show TrueMPG(TM)( )increased to 22.2 mpg from 21.7 mpg in December 2010, and decreased from November...

2012-01-12 13:51:00

Wide Gaps in Claimed and Real MPG Put U.S. Automakers at a Disadvantage, Says Letter WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the National Auto Show in Detroit, Consumer Watchdog has sent a letter to the White House with data showing that in real-world driving the Chevy Cruze ECO got 28% better overall MPG than the highly touted 2011 Hyundai Elantra, even though the two models received the same EPA combined mileage ratings. Such disparities between...

2012-01-04 12:53:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai( )Motor America today announced sales of 50,765 vehicles in December, a 13 percent total sales increase and 18 percent retail sales increase compared with the same record-setting period a year ago. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091001/HYUNDAILOGO) For the year, Hyundai sales were up 20 percent versus 2010 in total, with sales to retail customers up 29 percent. Sales to fleet accounts represented just...

2011-12-28 08:00:00

Overflow Cafe is now preparing to offer free service to a limited number of USA and Canadian military personnel who are coming back from active duty and are starting a business. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) December 28, 2011 Overflow Cafe is a website promotion company that serves clients worldwide. In 2010 they offered thousands of free accounts to single parents, both mothers and fathers, who were starting a new business. The results and reviews were so positive that Overflow Cafe is now...