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GM Calls Back 8,000 Chevy Volts

AP | TOM KRISHER and DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 03.06.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — General Motors is advising Volt owners to return their electric cars to dealers for repairs that will lower the risk of battery fires....

GM Also Gains On Year

AP | Posted 01.04.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- General Motors Co.'s U.S. sales rose 13 percent last year as the company recovered from its financial disaster in 2009. GM sold just over ...

GM To Offer Chevy Volt Owners Free Loaner Cars Amid Fire Concerns

AP | By TOM KRISHER | Posted 11.28.2011 | Business

DETROIT -- General Motors, concerned about the image of its Chevrolet Volt, is offering free loaner vehicles to owners who are worried about the elect...

Chevrolet To Fix Up Local Youth Baseball Field After Striking Out At Tiger Stadium

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 11.21.2011 | Detroit

Chevrolet plans to spruce up a group of youth baseball fields near the border of Detroit and Hamtramck. The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation (DEGC)...

Grand Blvd: Voting 'Yes' for the Chevy Volt

David Kiley | Posted 01.16.2012 | Detroit
David Kiley

When I confess to my comrades my geeky delight in leaving my house with a full charge, and then recharging the car when I get to work at the nearby ChargePoint station, I feel as if I have just ordered "just a salad" in a steakhouse after my friends have all ordered T-Bones.

WATCH: The Best Chevy Movie Scenes

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.03.2012 | Detroit

Chevrolet has been churning out cars for a century now. For 100 years, dependable Chevys have been taking their owners everywhere -- to work, back hom...

Revenge of the Electric Car Charges Into Theaters

Michael Rose | Posted 12.23.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Rose

What Revenge of the Electric Car makes clear is that designing, engineering, building and marketing this transportation revolution isn't going to be easy. Making it affordable and keeping the enthusiasm alive inside the car companies is going to be challenging.

Which Big Car Company Is Allowing Customers To Donate Rebates To Breast Cancer?

Posted 12.01.2011 | Impact

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Chevrolet Certified Service is giving customers the option to donate their oil change and brake pa...

"Tear Us Apart" Exclusive: The Real Tuesday Weld Meets The Last Werewolf (audio)

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.21.2011 | Books
Mike Ragogna

On July 12th, author Glen Duncan's book The Last Werewolf will hit the shelves in a unique way. An identically titled album by the UK group The Real Tuesday Weld will serve as the book's counterpart.

Inside GM's Ambitious China Plans

AP | Posted 06.18.2011 | Business

SHANGHAI -- General Motors Co. said Monday it plans to double the number of cars it sells in China to 5 million by 2015. GM China President Kevin Wal...

Ford Profit Hits Highest Level In A Decade

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN and TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Co. is the most profitable it's been in a decade, since the days when Americans were snapping up SUVs. But maintain...

Wish Us Luck: We Are Chevy's Advertising Agency

Jeff Goodby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Goodby

Advertising Chevrolet is an interactive study of what Americans think and feel at any given moment. You have to gauge that psychological landscape and, whether you succeed or fail, you find out fast.

LA Auto Show: Kick Some Tires on Thanksgiving

Michael Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Michael Rose

Now that the LA Auto Show is keeping its doors open on T-day it's possible to engage in another All-American ritual -- kicking tires.

GM a Winner, But Dangers Still Lurk

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

While today is surely a time to celebrate GM, it's also critical to take a quick look at the 11 ways GM could find itself in the same bankruptcy boat which nearly destroyed forever the American auto business as we'd known it for 100 years.

PHOTOS: 2011 World Debuts At The LA Auto Show

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

It's electrifying: the 2010 LA Auto Show boasts twenty world debuts, more than thirty North American debuts, a bevy of new hybrids and electric cars, ...

Everyone Deserves a Second Chance

Alexandra Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Alexandra Paul

Whaaaa? I'm is helping market the Volt for GM, a company I so vehemently protested in 2005 that I ended up in jail? Has the world turned upside down? In the world of electric vehicles, it sort of has.

GM Recalls 322,000 Chevrolet Impalas Due To Faulty Seat Belts

Yahoo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

General Motors on Friday announced the recall of 322.409 Chevrolet Impalas due to faulty seat belts. ...

The Newtiness of Newt

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Sigman

A newt is a slimy amphibian with an uncanny ability to reinvent itself by regenerating limbs. Living up to his name, Newt Gingrich has metamorphosed from disgraced former House Speaker to a preeminent position on the Right.

If Only Journalism Could Be Franchised

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Faisal J. Abbas

Given recent events in the Arab World, I seriously doubt we will be seeing a Washington Post style "Top Secret Middle East" project coming out any time soon.

GM's Volt Electric Car Costs $41K, Lease For $350 A Month

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — Just over a decade ago, electric cars were expensive niche vehicles for gadget lovers and celebrities. Now, Nissan and General Motors ...

American Car Reputation Moves Ahead Of Asian Autos

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CINCINNATI — Buy American? That's suddenly a good idea again to more car buyers. Toyota's safety problems and a buffed-up lineup of offerings fr...

WORST Corporate Rebrandings (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Sara Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

General Motors may have backed off a "poorly worded" memo demanding employees call Chevy by its more refined name, Chevrolet, but the company's market...

Road Test -- 2010 Buick LaCrosse

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

LaCrosse is a car which could make the quality argument for consumers and the money argument for GM to keep the Buick division right where it is.

GM's February Sales Up Big, Rising 11.5 Percent

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN and DAN STRUMPF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — Automakers plowed through a snowy February to better-than-expected sales, and new incentives led by beleaguered Toyota will keep the m...

Why Turn to Mobile Marketing in a Down Economy?

Chris Brassington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chris Brassington

Mobile marketing offers an interactive experience for consumers and allows them to interact with a brand or advertiser at their convenience, with urgency and spontaneity.