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Today's News- July 30, 2014

KBB in the News


Kelley Blue Book’s, to host inaugural automotive sales day conference call on Friday August 1


Forbes: Automotive investment advice- 10 rules for classic car collectors


Fortune: Is Mazda ready to go zoom-zoom?


Business Insider: Three things Tesla must deliver for the Model 3 to succeed Overseas automakers scored well with consumers during World Cup


KFWB News Talk 980 Los Angeles, Calif:’s Micah Muzio on buying and owning used vehicles



Top News


Toyota is top automaker in first half of 2014; GM slips to 3rd


Toyota remains at top in sales after first half


VW closes gap on Toyota’s global sales lead


Toyota clings to global sales lead over Volkswagen


GM smacked with new lawsuit alleging 29 deaths


GM sued over deaths, injuries linked to ignition switch


Small cars struggle in latest round of IIHS crash tests


Small cars fare poorly in crash tests



OEM/Vehicle News


Fiat quarterly profit misses estimates on Americas drop


Fiat reports fall in Q2 profit


Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonata sedans to repair transmission-shift cable


Ford's 'Queen of Innovation' helps shape F-150


Cadillac counting on new product to reverse slump



Industry/Dealer News


New VP of digital services named at Manheim


Electric car batteries pass latest crash tests


International Automotive News


Driverless cars get green light for road testing in Britain


Hyundai Motor Group unions vow to strike in August over wages


Peugeot reports first profit in three years on cost cuts



Ad/Media/Marketing News


BMW stokes in-game Gran Turismo interaction


Elon Musk battles Montgomery Burns in ‘Simpsons’ Episode


Twitter on solid ground to continue growth after World Cup


Over 98% of online publishers taking ‘data-driven, programmatic’ approach to audience building


Future of advertising: Report finds 22% of marketers believe all online ads will be native




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