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Midsize Sedans Earn Low Ratings In Fender-Bender Tests

Midsize Sedans Earn Low Ratings In Fender-Bender Tests

A couple of months ago, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety conducted fender-bender tests on a handful of minicars and subcompacts. The results weren't encouraging, with most scoring poorly, and only a few landing in the "acceptable" range. Now, the IIHS has conducted a second battery of... read more

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Consumer Reports Rates Ford and Japanese Brands Highest

We reported earlier today about Ford Motor Company's solid reliability ratings in Consumer Reports' 2008 Annual Car Reliability Survey. Says Consumer Reports, "on average... read more October 23, 2008 by  5

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New Chevrolet Crossover Coming?

Chevrolet could be ready to step into the midi-van market along with the likes of the Mazda5, if a report from WorldCarFans pans out. The Web site reports that GM's new... read more August 4, 2008 by  4


June Sales Slide to 15-Year Low

Whether you blame the generally sour economy, soaring oil prices, or a weak housing market, there's little good to read into the numbers for June. U.S. auto sales plunged by... read more July 2, 2008 by 

2008 Chevrolet Malibu

Automakers Making Big Strides in Quality, Says J.D. Power

The quality of the typical car, truck, and crossover has reached record levels, according to a new study by J.D. Power and Associates. The annual Initial Quality Study finds... read more June 4, 2008 by  5


GM's "Very Difficult" Transformation

In technical terms, they’re called “strategic initiatives.” But for practical purposes, the wide range of changes General Motors has announced this morning amounts to... read more June 3, 2008 by  5

2008 Chevrolet Malibu

Malibu Plant Up and Running Again

Things are starting to look a lot better for General Motors – at least on the labor front. With the nearly three-month strike at American Axle, a major parts supplier... read more May 22, 2008 by  2

2008 Chevrolet Malibu

American Axle Settles, GM Malibu Plant, Too

The nearly 12-week-long walkout at American Axle has ended and, with it, one of the most bitter labor confrontations to hit the U.S. auto industry in years. There's no word... read more May 17, 2008 by  2

2008 Chevrolet Malibu

GM Takes Aim at UAW

General Motors has fired a shot over the bow of the United Auto Workers Union – canceling medical benefits and life insurance policies for the workers who recently walked... read more May 16, 2008 by 

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GM Facing Still More Setbacks

It just keeps getting worse, it seems, for General Motors. Even as there’s a glimmer of hope that the nearly three-month strike at mega-supplier American Axle might soon be... read more May 13, 2008 by  1


Chevrolet Malibu Adds a Four-Cylinder LTZ

Like the Nissan Altima and Honda Accord and Toyota Camry and Ford Fusion...and...well, like a bunch of other family sedans, the big new Chevrolet Malibu is getting a... read more April 22, 2008 by  16


Chevrolet Malibu a Go, Despite Axle Strike

Nothing worse than losing your momentum, and that’s been a big worry for the folks at General Motors, as they watch the strike at American Axle approach the end of its... read more April 16, 2008 by  7


Would You Give This Guy $2.2 Million?

At a time when many folks across America are tightening their belts, squeezed between rising costs and declining income and benefits, General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner has some... read more March 7, 2008 by  20


GM Launches Next-Gen Hybrid System

In the fast-moving world of green technology, General Motors has been a bit of an also-ran. Until recently, the automaker was, to put it mildly, skeptical about not only the... read more March 4, 2008 by  3


GM’S Henderson: Image Better than Reality

It’s easy to confuse image and reality. That’s why they pay those big salaries to the folks in public relations. And perhaps nowhere is that more obvious than at General... read more January 29, 2008 by 


Chevrolet Malibu, Mazda CX-9 Grab Car/Truck-of-the-Year Kudos

There’s always a bit of anticipation as the turnstiles get ready to open for the annual North American International Auto Show, but this year’s event had an even greater... read more January 13, 2008 by 


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