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New Cars That Lost the Most Value in 2010

Almost nothing loses its value faster after being bought than a car, and 24/7 Wall St. has found the 10 worst performers from a resale standpoint. But the reason most people would expect a new vehicle to drop in value -- poor reliability -- is rarely why they actually depreciated so much.

GM's Chevy Volt Wins 'Car of the Year' at Detroit Auto Show

GM's long-anticipated plug-in electric hybrid hatchback picked up top honors at the huge auto industry show. The Volt was joined by Ford Motor's Explorer midsize sports-utility vehicle, which was awarded North American Truck of the Year.

Ford Keeps Gaining: October Sales Jump 19%

Ford reported that sales rose to nearly 158,000 vehicles for the month, as consumers continued to respond positively to company's revamped lineup of cars, trucks and sport-utility vehicles.

Ford Unveils Fuel-Efficient 2011 Explorer

Ford (F) will today reveal its 2011 Explorer, an attempt to build on the Explorer SUV brand while also appealing to fuel efficiency-concious crossover fans, especially families. The new Explorer will be more aerodynamic and with a more refined interior, The Free Press reported. It should deliver fuel-efficiency improvemetns of at least 25% compared with the outgoing model.

Ford Earnings Preview: Sales and Profits Hit the Gas

FordFord Motor is set to deliver strong earnings when it reports second-quarter results Friday. After disastrously low sales in 2009, the auto industry as a whole has been in recovery mode this year -- and Ford has been one of the biggest beneficiaries of the revival.