Tag: CONSUMERS

9 Winners and Losers of 2019

Ram Truck brand sales topped 700,000 units sold for the first time in 2019. It’s a wrap: 2019 is in…

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Car Insurance for the Poor? Good Luck With That.

Renters may pay much more for their auto insurance coverage than do homeowners. If you’re a low-income individual, more than likely…

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Brand APEAL: Porsche Leads for 11th Consecutive Year

Porsche is globally recognized as the top automotive brand, a fact regularly affirmed by various consumer studies and surveys. Indeed,…

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Consumer Car Loans Reach Record Lengths

New car loan terms are longer than ever before. Earlier this month, Experian Automotive announced that the average length of…

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Pony Up: Ford Mustang’s Global Appeal Takes Hold

It has taken more than 50 years for the Ford Mustang to go global and that wait may pay off…

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Lexus Reiteration: 2015 Vehicle Dependability Study Leader

J.D. Power & Associates has once again placed the Lexus brand atop its Vehicle Dependability Study. For 2015 and for…

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Infotainment Systems Take a Beating in Latest Consumer Reports Survey

The Consumer Reports 2014 Annual Reliability Survey is out, what paints a highly critical and negative picture of in-car technologies,…

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MRY Study Reveals That We Still Love Our Cars

And don’t touch our smartphones! American consumers are not about to give up their cars despite the rise in popularity…

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NHTSA Launches TireWise Safety Campaign

Tire safety and your car. Tire-related crashes contribute to more than 11,000 accidents and kill at least 200 people each…

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Young Car Buyers Eager to Own New

Good news for car manufacturers. For the second time within a week, a survey has revealed that young car buyers…

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Deloitte Report: Young Adults Want to Buy Cars

Automotive executives have enough worries to keep them awake at night. Recalls. Upgraded IIHS crash standards. Federal fuel requirements. Persnickety…

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Nissan Introduces the Datsun GO

Its a “GO” with the first revived Datsun model.   It is aimed at a demographic that Nissan calls “early…

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Nissan Expects to Deliver a $3,000 Datsun

Budget brand will target emerging nations. Until the early 1980s, Nissan was represented in the U.S. by Datsun alone. By…

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