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GM to stop making cars for Indian market image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 19th of May 2017 05:19:34 AM
....General Motors (GM) has announced that it will stop making cars for the Indian market by the end of 2017. The firm, which sells its Chevrolet brand in India, said it would continue to provide maintenance services. ...
Tesla charges ahead to overtake Ford in market value image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 01:31:56 PM
....“One of the big risks that Tesla will face is increased competition. Everyone from General Motors with the Chevrolet Bolt to BMW and Mercedes are being aggressive on electric cars. ...
Trump begins rollback of Obama's car pollution standards to curb emissions image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 10:22:11 PM
....Former EPA officials and environmental groups have decried the reversal, pointing out that carmakers had previously complained about fuel efficiency standards only to easily meet the requirements due to the evolution of technology. There are already more than 100 car and SUV models that meet standards that stretch beyond 2020, with the Chevrolet Volt, Toyota Prius, Chevrolet Spark and Smart ForTwo already matching the 2025 standard. ...
GM set to announce Opel and Vauxhall sale on Monday image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 5th of March 2017 12:03:33 PM
...." . In a bid to protect its Buick and Chevrolet brands, GM has not allowed Opel to expand outside Europe. ...
VW becomes world's No 1 carmaker despite diesel emissions scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of January 2017 01:55:34 PM
.... With the manufacturer having already been the subject of a barrage of tweeted warnings from President Trump before he took office over its plans to locate factories in Mexico, its problems there may be growing. Chevrolet and Cadillac maker General Motors had been the top-selling carmaker for more than 70 years until Toyota took that mantle in 2008. ...
Jobs for all? In the US that idea is about to be tested to destruction | John Harris image
....Manufacturing businesses depend less and less on workers. Among plenty of examples, one in particular highlights the contrast between Trump’s plans and reality: in Buffalo, a traditional Democratic stronghold where voters in the suburbs backed Trump in large numbers, a General Motors factory runs night and day, making engines for such hugely popular cars as the Chevrolet Tahoe. ...
'Europe's fate is in our hands': Angela Merkel's defiant reply to Trump image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 07:54:18 PM
.... “If you go down Fifth Avenue, everyone has a Mercedes Benz in front of his house, isn’t that the case?” he said. “How many Chevrolets do you see in Germany? Not very many, maybe none at all … it’s a one-way street. ...
Fiat Chrysler plants in Mexico may close if Trump enacts import tax, CEO says image
....The company also revealed it is planning to build a newly unveiled vehicle, GMC Terrain, a crossover SUV, in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. Barra’s comments came after the Trump threatened the company with a “big border tax” for importing some of GM’s Chevrolet Cruze compact cars from a plant in Mexico. ...
Trump's tweets keep US manufacturers on their toes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of January 2017 01:54:38 PM
....GM shares immediately dipped 3% before recovering as the company pointed out that the vast majority of the cars it makes in Mexico are for international markets. Of the 190,000 Chevrolet Cruze hatchbacks sold in the US last year, just 4,500 were made in Mexico. ...
Ford cancels plans for Mexico plant as Donald Trump threatens to tax GM image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of January 2017 02:49:16 PM
....President-elect Donald Trump threatened to slap a tax on General Motors for importing compact cars to the US from Mexico on Tuesday as rival Ford canceled plans to open a new compact car plant south of the border. Trump tweeted early Tuesday that GM was sending Mexican-made Chevrolet Cruzes to the US tax-free. ...
Jaguar Land Rover's electric car plans could prove game-changer for industry image
....David Bailey, professor of industrial strategy at Aston Business School, said: “Electric cars so far haven’t taken off in a big way partly because of the upfront costs and relatively poor consumer perception but I’m confident that will change. We’ll see a lot of new cars in 2017 with significantly greater range, like the Tesla Model 3, the Chevrolet Bolt, as well as models from Renault and Nissan. ...
Barcelona signs sponsorship deal with Rakuten image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of November 2016 06:52:02 PM
....But in 2010 the shirts became sponsored mainly by the Qatar Foundation (replaced by Qatar Airways in 2013), in a £24m per year deal which was at the time the most lucrative sponsorship deal in world football. Reflecting the massive inflation in football advertising and investment, which has been mainly due to international TV coverage, Manchester United has let its shirts be sponsored by the US carmaker Chevrolet for £47m a year for seven years, alongside a kit deal with Adidas worth £74m per year. ...
Absent brands image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 11:51:21 PM
.... . GM's Opel brand, meanwhile, will unveil the Ampera-E, a European version of the new Chevrolet Bolt. ...
US carmakers see sales fall in August image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of September 2016 04:00:29 PM
.... . GM's Chevrolet line of vehicles was the carmaker's best-seller, increasing its US market share by 0. ...
Mitsubishi president steps down over test-fixing scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of May 2016 02:14:48 PM
.... The defect causes the air bag inflator to explode in humid conditions and has been linked to a dozen deaths – 11 in the US and one in Malaysia – and injuries in more than 100 cases. • General Motors paid a $900m fine in September 2015 to settle US federal criminal charges relating to faulty ignition switches on Chevrolet Cobalts and other models that have been linked to more than 100 deaths. ...
Lyft to trial driverless cars on US roads image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 6th of May 2016 02:40:17 PM
....Driverless taxis could hit the streets in a matter of years after Lyft – a rival to private car-hailing app Uber – announced plans to test them on US roads. Detroit-based automotive firm General Motors and Lyft will road-test a fleet of autonomous Chevrolet Bolt electric taxis within a year, as the driverless car revolution gathers pace. ...
Tesla Model 3 pre-orders stack up as Elon Musk unveils lower-priced car image
....A success or not, Tesla’s Model 3 is already changing the industry, spurring competitors to speed development of electric cars and improve their battery range. General Motors is set to start selling the Chevrolet Bolt electric car at the end of this year costing a similar amount with a 200-mile range. ...
Fiery crash kills billionaire oil executive day after Justice Department charges image
....12am on Wednesday morning Aubrey McClendon, billionaire sports team owner, oil executive and “visionary” pioneer of the US fracking revolution, “pretty much drove straight into” a bridge on a quiet country road in Oklahoma. His 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe burst into flames instantly killing the 56-year-old executive, who was not wearing a seatbelt. ...
General Motors invests $500m in ride-hailing company Lyft image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 4th of January 2016 05:27:32 PM
....GM gets a seat on Lyft’s board and access to the three-year-old company’s software, which matches riders with drivers and automates payments. It also becomes a preferred vehicle provider, with the chance to get many more people behind the wheel of a Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac. ...
VW diesel emissions investigation widened to include other brands image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of November 2015 01:49:37 PM
....VW admitted in September to cheating tests for emissions of nitrogen oxides and the scandal widened with the company’s revelation last week that it had also understated carbon dioxide emissions. BMW: 3 Series, 5 SeriesMini Daimler Mercedes: C-Class, CLS, Sprinter, V-Class, Daimler Smart FortwoFiat Chrysler: Alfa Romeo Guilietta, Panda, Ducato, Jeep CherokeeFord: Focus, C-MaxGeely: Volvo V60GM Opel: Astra, Insignia, ZafiraGM: Chevrolet CruzeHonda: Honda HR-VHyundai: iX35, i20Jaguar Land Rover: Land Rover EvoqueMazda: Mazda 6Mitsubishi: ASXNissan: NavaraPeugeot: Peugeot 308Renault: Dacia, KadjarToyota: AurisVW: Golf, Beetle, Passat, Touran, Touareg, Golf Sportsvan, Polo, Crafter, Amarok; Audi A6, A3; Porsche Macan. ...
VW US sales rise despite scandal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 04:52:13 PM
.... Sport utility vehicles and trucks were a major driver of this trend. October's increases have mostly been attributed to sales of Chevrolets, which were up 18% from last year. ...
Lego and Paypal knock Pizza Hut and Nokia out of most valuable brands  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 5th of October 2015 05:00:05 AM
.... The Danish toymaker’s brand was valued at $5. 36bn, placing its 82nd on the list, ahead of Chevrolet, FedEx, Heineken, Ralph Lauren and Kleenex, following the runaway success of The Lego Movie and strong licensing deals with Jurassic World, Star Wars and Frozen. ...
VW scandal widens as France and Italy launch deception inquiries image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of October 2015 09:10:32 AM
....The EPA will initially test one used vehicle of each model and then widen the enquiry if it finds anything suspicious, a senior agency official close to the investigation told the FT. The investigation will include most of the diesel vehicles on American roads, such as BMW’s X3, Chrysler’s Grand Cherokee, GM’s Chevrolet Colorado, the Range Rover TDV6 and the Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTec. ...
Would America buy a used Fiat from this man? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 28th of September 2015 01:14:10 AM
.... Pickup trucks and Japanese sedans dominate, according to the latest industry figures, with sales of trucks and SUVs said to be on the rise. The Ford F-Series, Chevrolet Silverado and Ram 1500 were the three most popular in August, selling 71,332, 54,977 and 45,310 respectively. ...
GM to pay $900m to avoid criminal inquiry into fault that led to deaths image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of September 2015 03:18:35 PM
....”. GM will also pay $575m to settle 1,385 civil lawsuits related the defect – which effected Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other GM vehicles – over the past decade. ...
GM pays $900m criminal penalty over fatal ignition switches  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 17th of September 2015 01:51:53 PM
.... . The ignition switch defect caused some Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other GM vehicles to stall, preventing airbags from deploying during crashes. ...
GM to settle criminal case over faulty ignition switches image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of September 2015 10:05:31 PM
.... . The ignition switches on Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other GM vehicles could cause their engines to stall, which in turn prevented air bags from deploying during crashes. ...
GM profits accelerate on US demand image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of July 2015 02:32:59 PM
....US car giant General Motors has reported second quarter profits that have more than trebled to $1. 1bn (£720m), driven by North American Chevrolet sales and continued strength in China. ...
9 Songs 50 Cent probably shouldn't sing any more image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of July 2015 01:48:14 PM
.... 2004’s How We Do describes the perfect ride for Fiddy. Though he also espouses the virtues of Lambos and Bentleys, his vehicle of choice in this song is a classic 1964 Chevrolet Impala, preferably red, with gold Daytona wheels. ...
Man Utd 'most valuable club brand' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 8th of June 2015 06:49:01 AM
....". They point to the club's lucrative shirt sponsorship deal with Chevrolet and "record breaking" kit supply deal with Adidas, which was signed in 2014 and is worth £750m to United over 10 years. ...
General Motors protected from faulty ignition-switch lawsuits, judge rules image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of April 2015 10:36:51 PM
.... The ignition switch issue has now been linked to 84 deaths and 157 serious injuries. According to its own investigations, GM had been aware of issues with ignition switches on Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars for more than a decade before they started issuing recalls. ...
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of April 2015 10:18:41 AM
.... . Canada acquired its stake in General Motors - whose brands also include Cadillac, Chevrolet and Buick - in 2009 as part of the bailout package for the then struggling carmaker. ...
GM to pull Opel out of Russia and cut back Chevrolet production image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of March 2015 04:33:45 PM
. US car giant General Motors is to pull its Opel brand in Russia after plummeting sales, and significantly cut back Chevrolet production. ...
Chelsea sign £40m-per-year shirt deal with Japanese tyre company image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 26th of February 2015 10:05:10 PM
.... . Manchester United's seven-year deal with US car brand Chevrolet remains the biggest, worth around £50m per year. ...
Toyota stays out in front in as world's best-selling auto company  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of January 2015 07:21:15 PM
Source : Independent [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of January 2015 12:38:23 AM
.... . While GM yesterday launched its new Chevrolet Volt hybrid, electric vehicles still account for less than 1 per cent of the global vehicle market. ...
Femvertising: Advertisers cash in on #feminism image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 12th of January 2015 11:56:17 AM
.... . Since then, Google, Procter & Gamble, Verizon and Chevrolet are among the dozens of companies that have released videos championing female empowerment, a category has produced some of the most viral videos of 2014. ...
Matthew McConaughey and Jim Carrey take Lincoln on lucrative ride image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of November 2014 12:35:43 PM
....". Ford has embraced the parodies, much like General Motors capitalized on the social-media sensation created last week when a nervous Chevrolet sales manager bungled his presentation of a pickup to World Series Most Valuable Player Madison Bumgarner. ...
GM reveals loss on Ukraine crisis image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of October 2014 04:46:18 PM
.... . The US auto-manufacturer behind the Chevrolet and Vauxhall brands, did well in its home market as customers paid higher prices to buy new vehicles, despite bad press over its failure to recall some faulty vehicles. ...
Motorists give Europe a rare reason to be cheerful about the economy image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 17th of October 2014 07:52:39 AM
.... In the first nine months of the year, the only major car brands to suffer a fall in sales in the EU were Honda, which has a 1. 3pc share of the market, and General Motors, which has been phasing out the Chevrolet brand, the ACEA figures showed. ...
Apple Siri is more dangerous for drivers than using handheld phone image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of October 2014 11:20:39 PM
....7, which is similar to listening to an audio book. Chevrolet's MyLink rated 3. ...
Sci-Fi is the winner for Haynes Publishing image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 26th of September 2014 02:28:00 PM
....2million to £2million after the costs of restructuring in which it withdrew from publishing coffee-table books and outsourced distribution. The group has expanded in the US where its best-selling manual is for the Chevrolet Silverado. ...
GM recalls 220,000 cars over brake defect image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 21st of September 2014 09:35:21 PM
....GM says it is not aware of any deaths or injuries resulting from the defect. The recall affects GM's Cadillac XTS model from 2013 and 2014 and recent versions of the Chevrolet Impala. ...
General Motors recalls Cadillacs and Impalas over brake-pad fire risk image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 21st of September 2014 05:55:43 PM
....General Motors confirmed another massive recall of cars on Sunday – adding to the record near 15m vehicles the auto giant has called in so far this year. The latest problem relates to 221,558 Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impala sedans the company said had issues with brake pads that increased the risk of a fire. ...
GM ignition issue should have been detected in 2007 government report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of September 2014 05:24:18 PM
....”. At least 19 people died in crashes caused by the faulty switches in GM small cars like the Chevrolet Cobalt and Saturn Ion. ...
Do Manchester United still need the Champions League?  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 12th of September 2014 09:30:06 AM
.... . The Reds have also bumped up their commercial revenues by over 50pc, due in large part to a deal with American car-makers Chevrolet who adorn their shirts this year. ...
Oil industry on borrowed time as switch to gas and solar accelerates  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of August 2014 05:41:47 PM
.... The switch to gas is spreading to pick-up trucks and passenger vehicles as the technology gets cheaper. The gas option for the new bi-fuel Chevrolet Silverado has fallen to $9,500. ...
GM issues third safety recall for SUVs that can catch fire image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 8th of August 2014 11:58:29 AM
....The recall covers about 189,000 vehicles in North America, mainly from the 2006 and 2007 model years. Models affected include the Chevrolet TrailBlazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainer, Isuzu Ascender and Saab 97-X. ...
Car firms sued over CD-copying entertainment systems image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of July 2014 03:29:20 PM
....The defendants, it says, "refused to pay the royalties that [US] congress has determined they owe for the recording devices they manufacture, import, and/or distribute". The AARC says the devices concerned have been offered in GM brand models including Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC, since at least 2011. ...
Ford makes first profit in Europe for three years image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 24th of July 2014 05:48:22 PM
.... . The company behind Chevrolet and Buick cars also said it has set aside $400m to compensate the victims of crashes in North America, after a “pattern of incompetence and neglect” meant it took more than a decade to recall cars with a problem ignition. ...
GM profits sink following biggest car recall in history image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 24th of July 2014 02:53:18 PM
....This was the first time that GM had put a cost estimate on the injury and death claims related to defective ignition switches that led to the recall of 2. 6m Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars in February. ...
GM announces six more safety recalls over faulty bolts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of July 2014 07:02:51 PM
....General Motors has announced another six safety recalls covering another 717,950 recent model vehicles in the US and pushing its worldwide total of recalls for this year past a record breaking 40 million. The bulk of the new recalls announced Wednesday, 414,333 vehicles, relate to recently sold Chevrolet Camaro and Equinox, GMC Terrain, Buick Regal and LaCrosse and Cadillac SRX models in the US. ...
GM 'approved and wanted' faulty switch design, says Delphi CEO image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of July 2014 02:39:56 PM
....". The Valukas report found that GM's legal staff acted too slowly to share details of settlements it was making in cases involving Chevrolet Cobalts and Saturn Ions where the front air bag hadn't deployed in a crash, possibly due to a defect in the ignition switch. ...
Manchester United and Adidas in £750m deal over 10 years image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 14th of July 2014 12:00:43 PM
....The club has already unveiled the last MUFC kit bearing the Nike logo. It features Chevrolet as shirt sponsor for the first time. ...
General Motors' latest recall: the key questions answered image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of July 2014 12:32:59 PM
....2m cars off the road, as the safety crisis engulfing the company shows no sign of receding. The latest recall affects Chevrolet, Cadillac, Pontiac, Oldsmobile and Buick models built between 1997-2014. ...
GM could pay out billions to families affected by faulty ignition switches image
....The company has recalled more than 20m cars this year, including 2. 6m Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars with ignition switch problems. ...
GM recalls 428,211 more vehicles amid safety concerns image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 27th of June 2014 10:10:45 PM
....General Motors is recalling nearly half a million vehicles in the US amid concerns over faulty air bags and other issues, the company has said. Among the 428,211 vehicles recalled on Friday are the Chevrolet Cruze, Silverado and GMC Sierra. ...
GM halts sales of Cruze model over airbags image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 26th of June 2014 12:57:18 AM
. General Motors has told dealers in the US and Canada to halt sales of some Chevrolet Cruze cars due to a potential problem with the airbag. ...
Chrysler investigated for faulty ignition switches alongside GM inquiry image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of June 2014 07:39:09 PM
....". NHTSA's acting administrator, David Friedman, earlier this year told lawmakers that, prior to GM's recall of the Chevrolet Cobalt and Saturn Ion, the agency did not fully understand the link between the cars' ignition switch and the ability of the air bags to deploy in a crash. ...
General Motors accused of cover-up over recall image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of June 2014 06:59:17 PM
.... . Mr Murphy’s statement came as the subcommittee published fresh evidence that GM employees ignored warnings about the technical flaw between 2005 and 2009, as the business behind Chevrolet and Cadillac vehicles was heading towards bankruptcy. ...
GM 'ignored early warnings' on cars with faulty switches image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of June 2014 05:07:04 PM
....Facing intense questioning over GM's handling of the safety scandal, Ms Barra said she was not aware of an email from GM engineer Laura Andres. Ms Andres warned GM had a "serious safety problem" with switches in the 2006 Chevrolet Impala she was driving. ...
GM to begin processing faulty ignition switch claims by 1 August image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of June 2014 06:24:41 PM
....GM has recalled more than 20m cars this year, including 2. 6m Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars with ignition problems. ...
General Motors recalls 3 million vehicles for ignition switch defect image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of June 2014 04:17:08 PM
....General Motors is recalling another 3 million cars because of an ignition switch defect that has been linked to several injuries. The ignition switches in Chevrolet Impalas, Cadillac Devilles and five other models can slip out of the "run" position if the keychain has too much weight on it and the car is jarred, for example, by hitting a pothole. ...
GM recalls 3m more cars to fix ignition switch problems image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of June 2014 01:51:45 PM
....The switch issue is similar to the defect linked to at least 13 deaths in an earlier, 2. 6-million vehicle recall of Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars. ...
General Motors recalls 3m cars over ignition faults image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 16th of June 2014 08:49:45 PM
.... The company said the recall stems from its review of ignition issues following the recall in February of 2. 6m Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars for ignition switch problems. ...
GM recalls 3.2 million more cars over ignition concerns image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 16th of June 2014 08:42:34 PM
....Switches can move out of the run position if cars are jarred, and disable power steering. Last week GM recalled more than 500,000 Chevrolet Camaro cars after finding a fault with its ignition system. ...
GM recalls more cars over ignition concerns image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 13th of June 2014 03:43:10 PM
. General Motors (GM) has recalled more than 500,000 Chevrolet Camaro cars, mostly in North America, after finding a fault with the ignition system. ...
GM to announce more recalls as CEO ends firings over scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of June 2014 03:01:13 PM
...."We feel we've taken the appropriate actions as it relates to the ignition switch recall," Barra told reporters ahead of an annual shareholders meeting, when asked whether GM would dismiss or discipline any more staff for the company's poor handling of the faulty part. Since early this year, the Detroit automaker has been enveloped in a scandal over why it took more than a decade to begin recalling low-cost Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other cars with ignition-switch problems that were causing them to stall during operation. ...
General Motors announces four more recalls image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 6th of June 2014 09:14:39 PM
.... . The largest US car maker is recalling 31,520 model year 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Sonic compact cars to address a faulty connection within the airbag system that can cause the bag not to deploy in a crash. ...
General Motors has fired 15 executives over ignition recall scandal image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 5th of June 2014 06:01:18 PM
.... . Instead, the report uncovered a “pattern of management deficiencies and misjudgments” at GM, the company behind Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac, as GM workers misdiagnosed the fatal problem and looked “for reasons not to act”. ...
GM chief Mary Barra: 'pattern of incompetence' caused fatal recall delay image
....Announcing the findings of an internal report, Barra said she had fired 15 people and disciplined another five for the decade-long delay that has been linked to at least 13 fatal crashes and eventually led to the recall of 2. 6m Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other models equipped with faulty ignition switches. ...
GM accepts 'troubling' report on Chevrolet Cobalt recall image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 5th of June 2014 03:19:59 PM
. General Motors (GM) has accepted the findings of a "brutally tough, deeply troubling" report into recalls of its Chevrolet Cobalt over ignition problems which have been linked to 13 deaths. ...
GM car defects may have led to dozens more deaths, report suggests image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of June 2014 04:59:22 PM
....Reuters searched the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), a national database of crash information submitted by local law-enforcement agencies, for single-car frontal collisions where no front air bags deployed and the driver or front-seat passenger was killed. The news agency compared the incidence of this kind of deadly accident in the Chevrolet Cobalt and the Saturn Ion, the highest-profile cars in GM's recall of 2. ...
GM US car sales up 12pc image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of June 2014 02:33:39 PM
.... . Sales of its GMC Yukon and Buick Encore SUVs more than doubled and buyers also snapped-up the new Chevrolet Corvette. ...

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