Sedan

Premium Lincoln platform could underpin new sedans, crossovers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2014

Ford Motor Co.'s plans for Lincoln may be even bigger than the company let on at its Sept. 29 investor day, when Lincoln President Kumar Galhotra announced plans to spend $2.5 billion on the brand and add two nameplates to its lineup....
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LINDSAY CHAPPELL

Sedan-heavy brands also pile on the incentives

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 22, 2014

The guys who stepped up their incentive spending last month are brands that are counting on strong sedan strategies in an era of crossover growth....
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Cadillac to build unnamed 'top-end' car at Detroit-Hamtramck in late 2015

6:34 am U.S. ET | Sept. 19, 2014

General Motors said today that it will build a new "top-end, high-technology" Cadillac at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant starting in the fourth quarter of next year. GM declined to name the car, saying only that it would be slotted above the CTS midsize sedan and XTS large sedan....
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Cadillac's big sedan plan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014

A large, range-topping sedan Cadillac that will launch in 2015 is a prerequisite to competing against BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi and Lexus, said General Motors global product chief Mark Reuss....
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Hyundai hit with $17M fine

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 11, 2014

Federal regulators last week slapped Hyundai with a $17.35 million fine for taking too long to report a safety defect in its 2009-12 model year Genesis sedans, signaling a strict reading of safety laws in the wake of General Motors' ignition-switch crisis....
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Redesigned Mercedes-Benz C-class sedan packed with new tech

10:38 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2014

Mercedes-Benz is vying for the luxury compact crown with the redesigned 2015 C-class sedan, equipped with new technology and features trickled down from the S-class flagship....
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Jaguar will debut XE sedan

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014

Jaguar will unveil its XE sedan at a Sept. 8 event here, rather than wait to launch the car in October at the Paris auto show....
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Jaguar will debut XE sedan at London event

July 16, 2014 11:36 CET

Jaguar will unveil its new XE model ahead of the Paris auto show at a special event in London on Sept. 8. Sales of the mid-sized premium sedan, which is key to boosting the marque's low volume, will begin next year in Europe....
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SUVs, crossovers top sedans in popularity for first time

2:35 pm U.S. ET | July 16, 2014

The American love affair with SUVs and crossovers has pushed the segments to a new milestone. SUVs and crossovers combined accounted for 36.5 percent of the U.S. light-vehicle market through May compared with the sedan segment's 35.4 percent share....
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Infiniti compact sedan to come from Mexico

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 14, 2014

An Infiniti compact sedan will be the first vehicle produced at Daimler and Renault-Nissan's new plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico....
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Hyundai fields a more athletic Sonata for '15

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2014

After shaking up the industry with the previous Sonata's swoopy sheet metal, Hyundai engineers focused most on improving driving dynamics for the mid-sized sedan's seventh generation....
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Chrysler's 200 rollout plan: Patience pays

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2014

Chrysler dealers eager to crank up sales of the redesigned 2015 200 will have to wait a few more months....
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Mini's new 4-door

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 9, 2014

Meet the Mini Cooper hardtop four-door that is scheduled to join the brand's North American lineup this year....
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Big sedans are losing ground

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 9, 2014

After a solid rise in 2013, U.S. sales of nonluxury big sedans dropped 5 percent through May, while total light-vehicle sales rose 5 percent. Volumes are falling as consumers switch to other segments and automakers pull large sedans from their fleets, analysts say....
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2014 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Qoros wants Europe to account for 10% of global sales, exec says

June 5, 2014 09:35 CET

Chinese carmaker Qoros expects to sell more than 10 percent of its cars in Europe after it extends sales across the region by 2016, Stefano Villanti, Qoros' head of sales told the Automotive News Europe Congress....
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