Posts Tagged ‘motor’

Dodge withdraws from NASCAR; ends 11-year run

After 11 years of racing, Dodge formally announced Tuesday its withdrawal from all NASCAR events at the end of the season.The announcement came as a surprise as Dodge recently unveiled its 2013 Charger at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in March. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Japanese stocks gain, with yen boosting exporters

LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Japanese stocks advanced early Monday, with exporters mostly higher as the yen weakened against the dollar, and with banks also rising ahead of a key meeting of French and German leaders slated for later in the day. The Nikkei Stock Average added 0.4% to 8,680.63, while the Topix also added 0.4%. […]

Ford, Toyota team up on hybrid systems for trucks and SUVs

Ayinde O. Chase – AHN News Staff Dearborn, MI, United States (AHN) – Motor companies Ford and Toyota announced they will collaborate on developing an advanced new hybrid system for light truck and SUV customers. Both companies have been working independently on their own future-generation rear-wheel drive hybrid systems. The two now have committed to […]

U.S. Retail Sales Rise 0.6 Percent In September

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Washington, DC, United States (AHN) – Retail sales rose 0.6 percent, to $367.7 billion, in September with motor vehicle sales accounting for much of the increase, according to the Commerce Department’s U.S. Census Bureau. In a statement released Friday, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke said that sales excluding motor […]