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Volkswagen Group delivers over 8 million vehicles for first time ...

Volkswagen Group delivers over 8 million vehicles for first time ... | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Developments on the global passenger car market during the same period were also positive; however growth only ran at 5.1 percent, and Europe's largest automaker was therefore able to expand its global market share.
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Global Market for Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles to ...

Global Market for Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles to Reach 104.3 Million Units by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. ...
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1 million EVs on U.S. roads by 2015 Still Possible, Energy Chief Says

1 million EVs on U.S. roads by 2015 Still Possible, Energy Chief Says | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
President Obama’s goal of having 1 million electric vehicles on U.S. roads by 2015 is still “possible,” U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu said.
“Whether it’s 2015 or 2016, I don’t know,” Chu told...
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Tesla Roadster updated for 2012

Tesla Roadster updated for 2012 | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Tesla Motors announced today that the iconic Tesla Roadster is now available with new innovations and options, but only in limited markets. The last version of the historic, limited-production...
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A year of drift in US-Latin American relations - Christian Science Monitor

A year of drift in US-Latin American relations - Christian Science Monitor | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorA year of drift in US-Latin American relationsChristian Science MonitorThis year should have been a stellar one for US-Latin American relations, marked by trade deals and Obama's high popularity in the region.
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China may support Latin America as Europe weighs: Stiglitz - Reuters

China may support Latin America as Europe weighs: Stiglitz - Reuters | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
China may support Latin America as Europe weighs: StiglitzReutersBy Hugh Bronstein SANTIAGO (Reuters) - China will probably stimulate its economy next year, shielding Latin American commodities producers from Europe's debt crisis by underpinning demand...
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Latin America's message to the Arab world

Latin America's message to the Arab world | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Latin Americans should share their experiences with democratisation with other countries in the global South.
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Mahindra enters Ecuador market with launch of ... - 3D Car Shows

Mahindra enters Ecuador market with launch of ... - 3D Car Shows | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
With this launch, we have further expanded our extensive footprint in the South American market where we are present in Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay” said Mr Pravin Shah, CEO , International Operations, ...
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U.S. should embrace Latin America - CNN.com

U.S. should embrace Latin America - CNN.com | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Frida Ghitis says the U.S. is ignoring the opportunity to forge alliances in Latin America, where many countries are booming economically.
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Latin America gets closer even as Europe cracks | Considered View | Breakingviews

Latin America gets closer even as Europe cracks | Considered View | Breakingviews | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Cross-border deals among South American companies, like Chilean CorpBanca’s purchase of Santander Colombia, set a new record in 2011. A single Latin currency seems remote given the euro’s woes.
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STUDY: 5 Million Electric Cars Will Power Homes, Grid by 2017 | Transportation Nation

STUDY: 5 Million Electric Cars Will Power Homes, Grid by 2017 | Transportation Nation | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
STUDY: 5 Million Electric Cars Will Power Homes, Grid by 2017: ”Vehicles will compete with traditional generatio...
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Episode 774 – Mazda Manufacturing in Mexico, China Catching Up ...

Episode 774 – Mazda Manufacturing in Mexico, China Catching Up ... | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Mexico's free-trade agreements reach 40 million car buyers which is about the size of North America, South America and Europe combined. As you know, Mazda is abandoning its plant in the United States because the U.S.
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Latin America's Most Competitive Cities | Planetizen

Latin America's Most Competitive Cities | Planetizen | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Brazilian cities dominated the list compiled by AméricaEconomía. Many traditional Brazilian metropolises rose in the list, while many of its B-level cities like Campinas (20th) and Manaus (29th) were included for the first time.
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140S + 130R = Tru Code for GM’s eAssist hybrid success?

140S + 130R = Tru Code for GM’s eAssist hybrid success? | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
The Tru 140s eAssist hybrid
Is GM taking the cost-effective hybrid approach, or refusing to admit failure?
In a weird way, I believe that mild hybrid technologies, such as GM’s eAssist could make a lot of sense.
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Importance of Automotive News & Reviews for Prospective Car Buyers | World is Alive

Importance of Automotive News & Reviews for Prospective Car Buyers | World is Alive | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
by Argonne National Laboratory Article by Rabin Hardarson Are you going to buy a car? It?
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SK Innovation, Continental to form electric car battery JV

SK Innovation, Continental to form electric car battery JV | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
SK Innovation said on Tuesday that it would team up with German auto parts supplier Continental AG to produce lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles, hoping to tap into growing demand for...
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Is Latin America's Boom Over? A Pall, Personal and Economic, Falls ...

Is Latin America's Boom Over? A Pall, Personal and Economic, Falls ... | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
A pall was cast over the summit of Mercosur nations in Uruguay this week when Iván Heyn, Argentina's Undersecretary for Foreign Trade, was found dead, hanged with a belt in his Montevideo hotel room.
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Is Latin America prepared for more financial turbulence in 2012 ...

Is Latin America prepared for more financial turbulence in 2012 ... | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
There is a welcome shift in Latin America as countries continue their slow process of acceptance and de-stigmatisation of capital account regulations. In September this year Costa Rica joined the group of countries using ...
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Automotive Social and Mobile | Socialnomics

Automotive Social and Mobile | Socialnomics | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Especially among the younger more technically savvy demographic. Consumer shift to new media has led to huge double digit growth in both mobile and social media.
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Ford To Launch New Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Ford To Launch New Electric and Hybrid Vehicles | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Ford is introducing a new range of electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrid passenger vehicles for 2012, which the company says will mean a third of their vehicle (The obvious competition for the Focus Electric will be the Nissan Leaf, as well as the forthcoming...
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Top Five Automotive Trends of 2011 - Design News

Top Five Automotive Trends of 2011 - Design News | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Top Five Automotive Trends of 2011Design NewsIn a year when Detroit launched a comeback, the real news in the automotive world came from Washington, DC In July 2011, President Barack Obama announced a historic agreement with 13 automakers to increase...
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Aaron Shoenberger Extends Social Media Training to Latin America

Free Press Release News Wire - PROFESSIONAL Free Press Release Service (http://t.co/dXpz5cbg Aaron Shoenberger Extends Social Media Training to Latin America - The Open Press (press...
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A Leadership Vacuum in Latin America

A Leadership Vacuum in Latin America | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
On December 2, leaders from across the Western Hemisphere gathered in Caracas to establish a new regional forum known as the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).
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The Economist | Publishing in Latin America: A literary deficit

The Economist | Publishing in Latin America: A literary deficit | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Publishing in Latin America
A literary deficit
Brazil apart, publishers are struggling to persuade the growing middle class to read more books

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TINY fingers wiggle through the holes in...
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The Contrarian: Protectionism returns to South America | Latin Trade

The Contrarian: Protectionism returns to South America | Latin Trade | Automotive Latin America | Scoop.it
Your Business Source For Latin America. ... Once sheepish about protecting select industries, South American governments are growing bolder in their attempts to slow the pace of imports. ...
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