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With Sedans Going Away, It May Be Time to Change the Default ‘Car’ Icon to Something Else

It’s pretty well known now that sedans—the once-default, three-box design for a passenger car—are rapidly falling out of favor, especially in America. While the ratio of sedans on American roads is diluting every day, the iconic sedan shape is still the default icon for the generic idea of “car” on most official and unofficial signage. …

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Here’s How Much Interest Dropped For GM’s Sedans And Small Cars

Even with all the exciting new car debuts at the 2018 LA Auto Show, the big news this week is that General Motors is slashing its car lineup, closing plants and laying off some 14,000 workers. The automaker cited a need to invest in EVs and autonomy, and a decline in interest in small cars …