More Recalls Possible Says GM CEO

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The light at the end of the tunnel for General Motors still isn’t in sight when it comes to recalls.

In an interview with NBC’s Matt Lauer, GM CEO Mary Barra admitted that more recalls remain possible as the company continues to investigate into a series of safety problems that have already resulted in over 20-million vehicles recalled. Most recently, the Chevrolet Cruze was recalled for defective airbags and yesterday the company halted all sales on the 2013-2014 Cruze sedan.

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“We want every single person who either lost a loved one or has a serious physical injury to be a part of that program,” Barra said in regards to the American automaker’s compensation program for victims of the ignition switch recall. Barra also reiterated that the company believes it has fired all employees that had a connection to the defective switches.

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[Source: Automotive News]

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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  • Pat Pat on Jul 01, 2014

    Pure politics- I have a 2008 chevy cobalt and I am waiting 6 weeks on the recall of the ignition switch from the chevy dealer

  • Gregory P Bokoch Gregory P Bokoch on Aug 30, 2014

    An auto that doesn't run is bad. One that runs and doesn't stop is dangerous to operator and other drivers! Recall and replace the corroding , rusted brake lines on GM pickups. No more " maintenance bullshit" from the likes of Alan Adler. I couldn't wait any longer for NHTSA investigation. What a farce! After I paid $778, including dealer courtesy discount of $250, they offered a $1000 GM Loyalty discount. Never another GM product!