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 |  May 08 2014, 9:02 AM

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In the wake of its 2.6-million vehicle ignition switch recall, GM conducted testing on the affected cars and is ensuring customers that they are safe to drive, with a caveat. 

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 |  May 07 2014, 9:02 AM

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General Motors is offering employee pricing to people who own a vehicle being recalled as part of its controversial ignition switch campaign, but there’s a catch.

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 |  May 06 2014, 9:25 AM

2015 bi-fuel CNG Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet confirmed pricing today for the bi-fuel version of its 2015 model year Impala full-size sedan.

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 |  Apr 30 2014, 2:32 PM

Rendering of the exterior of the new General Motors Performance

General Motors announced today that it began construction on a new facility in Pontiac, Mic. that will serve as the new home to its racing powertrain development effort.

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 |  Apr 30 2014, 1:25 PM

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General Motors announced today that it will move all of its North American powertrain engineering to a single facility being built in Pontiac, Mich.

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 |  Apr 29 2014, 2:32 PM

GM Ford Bonuses Tied to Quality

General Motors and Ford are putting renewed focus on quality. Each company had its share of issues in recent years but they’re taking a similar – and probably controversial – approach to improving.

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 |  Apr 24 2014, 8:42 AM

Renaissance-Center

Amid executing a recall covering 2.6 million vehicles, General Motors’ first quarter net income sank 86 percent compared to the same period a year ago. 

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 |  Apr 10 2014, 3:26 PM

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The GM recall has officially gone from snowball to avalanche.

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 |  Apr 10 2014, 1:18 PM

Mary Barra GM Headquarters

GM’s ongoing ignition switch scandal has left it with more than a bit of egg on the face; try an entire omelet.

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 |  Apr 10 2014, 10:36 AM

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Two General Motors engineers are being put on paid leave as the company continues its internal ignition switch investigation. Continue Reading…

 |  Apr 08 2014, 5:02 PM

2007 Saturn Sky

The highly controverisal recall campaign that put General Motors in an unpleasant spotlight begins this week.

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 |  Apr 01 2014, 10:08 AM

More than Just a Badge and Cheese Grater Grille


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What should you do if a regular Tahoe isn’t enough, but the Cadillac Escalade is a bit over the top?

The answer is the in-between GMC Yukon Denali. With more power and luxury than regular Yukons, the Denali is for those who want to treat themselves to a nicer truck without going full-hog into the flashy Escalade.

See Also: 2015 GMC Yukon XL Review

According to GM, the average age of a full-size SUV still on the road today is 11 years. That is as much of a testament to the longevity of these big ‘utes as it is to how much people love them. So it is understandable that GMC didn’t exactly go wild this year when re-thinking the Yukon Denali. This SUV is a complete redesign from the ground-up, but it will be wholly familiar to current customers. Here are five main areas GMC has improved the 2015 Denali compared to last year’s model.

 |  Mar 24 2014, 8:02 AM

air-bags

Your airbags might not deploy during a crash, even if the vehicle isn’t actually defective.

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 |  Mar 20 2014, 9:53 AM

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General Motors is being sued in a California court for allegedly concealing widespread defects in its vehicles that led to fatal accidents.

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 |  Mar 14 2014, 7:15 AM

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Things might be getting hotter for General Motors in regards to its recent ignition switch debacle.

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 |  Mar 13 2014, 8:23 PM

chevy cobalt recall

Could General Motors have prevented a dozen deaths with something that would have cost as little as $1 per vehicle?

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 |  Mar 10 2014, 7:38 PM

general-motors

The saga revolving around the General Motors ignition-switch recall has a new twist, as a report has surfaced that post-bankruptcy GM will not be responsible for accidents occurring before its bankruptcy.

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 |  Mar 05 2014, 8:55 AM

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General Motors CEO Mary Barra has issued out a statement concerning the recent ignition-switch recall that ultimately affected 1.6-million vehicles.

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 |  Feb 28 2014, 7:32 AM

Chevrolet Truck Month

Chevrolet is looking to move some metal. The bow-tie brand will start a national incentive campaign next month.

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 |  Feb 27 2014, 9:02 AM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating GM’s timeliness regarding its expanded ignition switch recall.

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 |  Feb 26 2014, 9:02 PM

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General Motors has revealed that it has created a version of its RemoteLink smartphone app that will work with the new Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch.

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 |  Feb 26 2014, 1:02 PM

Buick's Resurgence

Buick is one of GM’s four remaining brands in North America. Following the company’s bankruptcy filing in the middle of 2009 divisions including Pontiac, Hummer, Saturn and Saab were jettisoned like Thanksgiving leftovers at Easter time. Ostensibly this cull allowed the firm to concentrate on its best brands, but why did Buick make the cut and has it been pulling its own weight?

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 |  Feb 19 2014, 10:20 AM

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General Motors might be the next company to field an aluminum body pickup truck.

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 |  Feb 10 2014, 5:01 PM

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General Motors has announced that it expects to pay its new CEO Mary Barra about $14.4 million this year.

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