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Jeep sales double in Europe while Ford, GM stumble

NHTSA to ‘force’ air bag recall; new chief confirmed

Honda teases production version of Acura NSX supercar




U.S. says it will ‘force’ driver-side air bag recall

Chrysler renamed 'FCA US LLC'

Chicken wings spilled across Detroit freeway



12/13- 12/15/14

Factory output eclipses pre-recession high

Mazda recalls 330,000 vehicles for driver-side air bags

Senate close to confirming new NHTSA chief

GM compensation fund approves 4 new death claims



12/10- 12/12/14

10 carmakers meet on air bag testing

FCA: Ferrari staying in Italy, reports of move false

Ford unveils next-gen Sync 3 infotainment system

Chrysler recalls 208,000 vehicles for Takata air bags




North American Car and Truck of the Year nominees

Nissan recalls 470K vehicles for fuel leak problem

Hyundai recalls nearly 43K cars for brake lights

Chrysler plans $266M investment for Indiana




Tesla Model S beats out Porsche in satisfaction survey

GM ignition switch death toll hits 38

Push-button start makes car keys obsolete




Air bag recall pressure builds; Takata remains defiant

Chrysler recalls 149,000 more trucks for air bags

Toyota exec: Fuel-cell Mirai could equal Prius impact

Mazda expands Takata air bag recall by 40,000 vehicles

Japan: Auto recall overhaul needed for global woes

Honda recalls 3M more vehicles with Takata air bags

Hyundai extends seat belt warranties on 400,000 Sonatas

Howes: Record recalls belie auto safety cred




11/27-12/4/14 Vacation

11/26/14 Happy Thanksgiving!

Feds: Chrysler must expand air bag recall, speed repair

U.S. demands Takata issue nationwide air bag recall




Driver of recalled GM car cleared of negligent homicide

U.S. closes Ford, GM defect probes into 600K cars

Mazda recalls 100,000 cars for tire pressure monitoring

VW policy for Tennessee plant sets off labor scramble




Ford F-150 mpg tops among full-size gas-powered pickups

Ethics could take detour with self-driving cars

Texas crash may have been caused by ignition switch




Arizona sues GM over alleged drop in car values

Chrysler, Dodge minivans earn poor crash ratings

Chevy gives sneak peek at new Volt in tweet

NHTSA urges Chrysler speed Jeep fixes

Toyota recalls nearly 423K Lexuses for fuel leaks




VW recalls 442,000 cars to fix suspension problem

Chrysler: 2015 300 brings attitude, soul

Ford unveils new 2016 Explorer

Bill Ford: Cars, roads must become smarter




Lincoln launches Black Label experience

Toyota to start sales of fuel cell car next month

Honda will replace air bags nationwide if drivers ask

####Ford recalls 65,000 Fusion cars for roll-away issue




ALG: Toyota, Land Rover tops in residual value

Mom-to-be killed in crash drove recalled Jeep names F-150 2015’s ‘Best Buy’

Detroit automakers battle for L.A. Auto Show spotlight

Ford unveils Shelby GT350 Mustang

GM ignition fund: Most claims have no documentation




Ferrari to pay Fiat Chrysler $2.8B before spinoff

Pregnant Malaysia woman died due to faulty air bag

Cadillac secures space in N.Y. for headquarters




GM sending 440,000 more letters to recall car owners

Mercedes revives Maybach to challenge Rolls-Royce

Ram Truck prices ProMaster City

VW won't recognize UAW before audit



11/11/14  Happy Veteran's Day

UAW: Recognition close at Tennessee VW plant

Infiniti, Honda steering loss triggers safety probe

First aluminum-bodied F-150 rolls off assembly line




GM ordered 500,000 ignition switches before recall

Work begins to fill in Corvette Museum sinkhole




Ram Truck partners with Miranda Lambert

Chrysler ramps up effort to fix recalled Jeep SUVs

Carmakers prepare to shift to hydrogen fuel cells

Old GM says it can’t pay owners of recalled cars




Chrysler unveils new Mopar Dodge Charger dragster

TrueCar president: Automakers must become more flexible

Chrysler Q3 earnings jump 32% to $611 million




Hyundai defends mpg practices

Ford recalling 200,000 vehicles in five campaigns

GM offers $25 gift cards for recall repairs

GM restores 'Blue Devil' ZR1 Corvette



10/30-10/31/14 Happy Holloween

Chrysler recalls 33K ‘14 trucks, SUVs for tire pressure

U.S. orders Takata to answer air bag recall questions

#######Nissan recalls Infiniti SUVs to fix air bags

GM will not disable air bags in Takata recall

NHTSA fines Ferrari $3.5 million




#########Chrysler recalling 382K pickups

Fiat Chrysler earns $239 million in Q3

Fiat Chrysler to spin off sports car maker Ferrari




Takata ramps up air bag inflator production

Next-generation Volt more fuel efficient, longer range




NHTSA expands air bag alert -see list

GM issues two small ’15 Corvette recalls

NHTSA opens review of 4.9 million Chrysler vehicles

Toyota at top in global vehicle sales




Ford to debut collision avoidance tech

Toyota Camry's extreme makeover

Fiat Chrysler shares reach new high

GM earns $1.38 billion in 3Q, beats estimates




Automakers working to prevent vehicle cyber terrorism

Snyder signs bill banning direct auto sales

Ford cuts price of Focus Electric again

NHTSA expands air bag alert to 7.8M vehicles




Giving vehicle ‘a soul’ next big thing

GM backs anti-Tesla Michigan bill

Snyder: Tesla direct sales may already be illegal




Jeep's Cherokee is carving its niche among SUVs

Audi tests driverless-car technology at 190 mph

Toyota recalling 247,000 vehicles for faulty air bags

GM fund approves 29 death claims




Ford recalling 53 Mustangs for seat belt sensor

Snyder weighs pulling plug on direct Tesla sales

Chrysler recalls 184,000 SUVs for airbag issues

Chrysler recalling nearly 907,000 cars, SUVs




Toyota and Lexus recall

GM says third-quarter global sales up 2%

Big 3 battle shapes up to haul in pickup buyers




Ford’s F-150 named Truck of Texas

Chrysler recalls 184,000 SUVs for airbag issues




Mercedes recall includes 10,500 C-Class cars in U.S.

Nissan recalls 2013 Altimas for hood latch problem

Mitsubishi recalls cars, SUVs for stalling problem

Tesla’s ‘D’ adds all-wheel drive, safety features




Tesla seen adding all-wheel-drive to Model S

Company recalls floor mats fitting GM trucks

More cars getting stop-start despite driver resistance

Fiat, Chrysler CEO Marchionne ‘done’ after 2018




Jeep on track to sell 1 million vehicles in 2014

GM issues 76th recall of 2014-police vehicles

AAA: Hands-free technology distracts drivers

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles merger official Sunday

Used-car prices fall filling dealer lots



10/2- 10/6/14

U.S. opens steering probe into Fords

######Chrysler recalls 2014 Ram ProMaster

New Cadillac ad campaign coming in 2015

Chrysler, governor talk future of Jeep in Ohio




GM, Chrysler sales soar in September

GM ignition claims near 1,100




9/20-9/30/14 Vacation




Hyundai to pay $10B for land 

GM recalling 3,200 natural gas vans

Toyota recalls 20,000 new vehicles - fuel leaks




Ford's sales in Europe up 14.4 percent in August




GM compensation fund death claims hit 131

House report blasts NHTSA for failing to spot GM defect

House Dems: 'The fault here lies squarely with GM'



Ford recalls hybrid SUVs to fix stalling problem

Could new technology devastate auto industry

Toyota recalling 140k '14 trucks for air bag problem

GM issues stop sales for two Corvette defects

U.S. investigates 205,000 Ford Fiesta cars




Fuel-cell cars doomed to struggle outside of Japan

Nevada lawmakers considering $1.3B Tesla package

Automakers race to fix voice recognition systems

Ferrari president Montezemolo to leave the company




2017 Cadillacs to feature driver-assist

Complaint leads to probe of Chrysler minivan 

Car without driver, automatic valet




Toyota: Cars will be safer, but still need drivers

Chrysler cuts Viper price by $15,000




Ford recalls most cars in China over fuel leak risk

Corvette Museum to completely fill in sinkhole

152 reports of ignition issues in Saturn Vue recall

8/30- 9/4/14 Mini-Vacation



First Ford 2015 Mustang rolls off line in Flat Rock

Fiat clears big hurdle in Chrysler tie-up

Tesla, Chinese firm plan 400 charging stations





Toyota's most rugged Land Cruiser is back in Japan

ATS-V sedan will debut at 2014 LA Auto Show

#####Spiders force Suzuki to recall midsize cars

GM to build Cadillac SRX at plant in Tennessee




NHTSA closes Toyota Camry hybrid investigation

U.S. investigates '13 Explorer Police Interceptor

Ford F-150 says 'boldness, toughness and efficiency'

ATS-V sedan will debut at 2014 LA Auto Show



Length of car loans rises, helps fuel sales

Group asks for probe of 7 million Chrysler vehicles

Toyota to boost SUV production at Indiana factory

King of the Cruise: Hellcat or Stingray?

Ford to unleash Mustang T-shirts





Ford working on Prius rival to meet fuel standards

Honda recalls 2015 Fits to boost crash resistance

Ford recalls 2014 Focus, C-MAX Hybrid cars 

2015 Corvette Z06 starting at $78,995




GM to build large Cadillac sedan on new platform

New Corvette feature keeps an eye on valets

Competition heats up for Tesla's gigafactory

NHTSA offers drivers online recall check





Ford tones down tech in aluminum F-150

GM's Barra sends letters to car owners



U.S. closes Chrysler sun visor fire investigation

Ford issues 4 recalls including Focus and Escapes

Maine woman sues GM after suffering burn 

Government wants to require cars to talk to each other




'62 Ferrari sold at auction for $34 million

Land Rover recalling nearly 41,000 vehicles




GM adds 6 recalls to record this year




Saab owner faces bankruptcy petition

N.Y. judge to urge settlements of GM suits

Consumer Reports: Tesla "S" shows flaws over time

Former U.S. attorney to monitor Toyota




Acura pulling out all the stops to promote new sedan

#######VW recalls 151,000 SUVs for stalling




Victim claims on GM compensation fund near 100

Grand Cherokee: A grand, and long, ride

RV industry rolls back after downturn

GM to unveil next generation Chevrolet Volt




Pumping iron: The 2015 Dodge Challenger

Chrysler earns $619M in Q2




Ford investigates fire in prototype truck

Subaru recalls 5 models for air bag problem


Criminal bill will add to costs for carmakers




Government says GM site faulty, incorrect list

Blast at GM supplier plant in China kills 68




U.S. upgrades probe into 335,000 Honda Accords 

Fiat shareholders vote in favor of Chrysler merger


####Harley-Davidson recalls 3,300 bikes

####Hyundai recalls 420,000 vehicles in 3 campaigns

Chrysler's sales rise 19.7%; Ford & GM up



FBI ramps up probe of fired Ford engineer

Chrysler sued over ignition switches

New lawsuit filed over GM ignition switches

####Hyundai recalling 2011-2014 Sonata cars in U.S.

Toyota is top automaker- first half of 2014; GM- 3rd

Ford's 'Queen of Innovation' helps shape F-150




Suzuki recalls nearly 26K cars in US for fire risk


Delay denied for auto recall database;set for August

Culture overhaul is up to GM insiders




The motorhead behind the new Challenger Hellcat

Akerson: 'We all' misread problems in recall crisis

2015 F-150s to cost more than previous models



Chrysler recalls 800,000 SUVs for ignition problems

Dodge, Porsche lead J.D. Power vehicle appeal 

GM calls back 822,000 vehicles in 6 new campaigns

NHTSA opens Chrysler, Hyundai, Isuzu defect probes

NHTSA reviews 320,000 GM cars for airbag defects

Listening devices found at Ford HQ




GM waited more than 10 years for recall

Jay Leno is obsessed by cars 

Websites ease car-buying process

Feds want faster pace for auto recalls




Chrysler to speed up fixes for Jeep SUV

Driver imprisoned for fatal GM crash wants payback

Kia recalls nearly 52,000 Souls to fix steering

GM revamped ignition switch tied to recall in '04




IIHS unveils used car lists for teen drivers

##BMW recalls 1.6M 3-Series cars for air bag problem

Big 3 shows little interest in Tesla patents



Delphi says it is not target of switch investigation

Obama urges for road repair funding



NHTSA investigates 500,000 Fords -steering problem

####Chrysler recalling 895,000 SUVs for fire risks

VW to build new mid-size SUV in Tennessee




Opportunity for new sales in GM recall

######Honda, Subaru issue new recalls

Daimler working to debut self-driving trucks

Small SUVs claiming a larger slice of market



Luxury Rolls-Royce car sales soar worldwide

GM turns over 2 million pages in House probe

Ford issues 6 new recalls covering 101,000 vehicles

BMW has best-ever first half

Tesla sued in China in dispute over trademark



#####Subaru recalling 660K vehicles over brake lines

What did the F-150 learn from the F-Type?

Tesla eager to study stolen Model S split, burned

Websites ease car-buying process

Dealers try to keep up with rising sales, recalls



New Ford CEO Fields gets $5.25M pay package

Work resumes at Indiana GM plant after explosion

Auto sales in June beat analysts' expectations

Senate to hold new GM hearing July 17

U.S. orders Chrysler to answer questions on recall




####Chrysler recalling 700,000 minivans, SUVs 

####GM recalls 8.4M vehicles 

Motorcyclist dies- head injury doing 'wheelies'

Graco recalls 1.9 million child seats 

####Hyundai recalling 58,000 Elantra Touring cars

Chrysler sales jump 9%; GM up, Ford down





NHTSA investigates 360,000 Nissan cars 

U.S. investigates 260,000 Dodge Ram trucks

How Tesla will put Millennials at the wheel

Toyota to offer fuel-cell car for $69K

####GM recalls 472,000 vehicles in 3 new campaigns

GM sets no cap on recall victim compensation fund




Chrysler makes entry in small van market

####GM recalls 29,000 Cruze'cars for airbag defect



Lincoln overhaul off to a solid start

Company develops 3-D crash-visualization tool

GM says Impala recall linked to Chinese-made parts

####Ford expands F-150 recall to 5,700 trucks



7 automakers fixing vehicles for air bag problems 

BMW tops Porsche,Corvette in Consumer Reports review



Feds reviewing complaints of exhaust fumes in cabins

Ford to include Sirius traffic, travel services 

Tesla on verge of winning in NJ over direct sales

####Honda, Mazda, Nissan issue recalls over airbags

Transit vans force Ford to modify rail cars

GM replaces its North America vice president



Free auto fixes going unclaimed

25% of recalled cars in U.S. aren't fixed 



Stolen Mercedes SUVs least likely to be recovered

GM employee alerted GM of ignition switch troubles

GM gains most segment awards in quality study

Congress slams GM, raises alarm on new recalls

NHTSA investigating 1.2M Chrysler vehicles 




GM's recall toll keeps soaring-updated list

GM CEO-Recall failure 'must never happen again'


Hydrogen SUV as alternative electric vehicle

GM fixes 154,000 vehiclesfor ignition switch problem


6/12-6/13/14 Car Show at Mountain Christian Church, 1824 Mountain Rd. Joppa, Md 21085- Saturday June 14th 12-4pm


Chrysler 200 reborn: readies marketing push

Ford will pay owners for inflated mpg claims

GM recalls 510,000 Camaros for ignition problem




BMW offers Hybrid i8 to compete with Tesla

Toyota expands recall for air bag glitch




'Car Wars': Ford, Honda will gain market share

7 in 10 pickups could be aluminum by 2025

Continuing coverage: GM's recalled vehicles

Ford, Heinz hope to use tomato skins in car parts





Ford reduces Fusion concept's weight 23%

Maserati's stylish ride starts around $68,000

GM board seeks quick culture changes amid recalls




Faulty part's engineer called it 'switch from hell'

GM faces grueling process ahead in recall

Chrysler recalling 31,000 vehicles in 2 campaigns



U.S. investigates '12 Chrysler air bag recall

Ford reduces Fusion concept's weight 23%

GM dealer demands damages over car inventory

Finance guy set to lead UAW

GM, NHTSA turn over more documents

GM to release ignition switch report Thursday




Electric vehicle sales rise in May

Chrysler's, GM, and Ford Sales Up

UAW passes controversial dues hike



5/31/14- 6/2/14

Hyundai Unveils Luxury Sedan in Korea

U.S. investigates '12 Chrysler air bag recall




Ford recalling 1.4 million vehicles

GM explains delay in brake light recall

GM judges hear claims of 60 deaths 




Dodge Durango: same name, nicer ride

Akerson:Barra was unaware of ignition switch problem

Compact car production could leave U.S. to cut costs





NHTSA investigates brake problems in Nissan cars

GM raises number of crashes linked to ignition

Minivan poised for rebound in U.S.

China to take 6 million older vehicles off roads



Toyota recalling 516,000 vehicles worldwide

GM recalling 284K more vehicles 

Suzuki recalls 184,000 GM-built vehicles

NHTSA opens investigation into Dodge Rams




Fiat loses $14K on every electric 500

Ford taking orders for 2015 Mustang

Fisker owner plans to challenge Tesla in U.S.

GM smashes its U.S. recall record

GM recalling 218K vehicles in latest campaigns

GM recall crisis 'emblematic' of cost culture




Sorry for lack of updates- serious vacation was needed!


Chrysler recalling 780,000 minivans for fire risks

Chrysler recalling 4,100 Fiat 500 EVs

Ford recalls <700,000 Escape SUVs, C-MAX hybrids

U.S. probes '07 Nissan Quest- gas gauges

Hyundai recalls 141,000 Tucson crossovers

GM recalling 2.42 million more vehicles in U.S.

Group urges GM recall of 6 million trucks, SUVs

GM recalls 2.99m vehicles in five new campaigns




GM recalling 51,640 SUVs for defective fuel gauges



GM initially sought to repair air bag problems

Chrysler seen extending 48-month sales streak 





Mercedes recalls 253K C-Class cars in U.S.

BMW recalls 156,000 cars and SUVs

U.S. wants to hike untimely auto recall fines


GM says NHTSA has all documents on recall



Two senators want to force GM to warn recall owners

Google self-driving car project makes progress

Toyota to shift North American HQ to Texas





Chrysler updates its Dodge muscle cars

Nissan tests self-cleaning car

GM earnings down 85.5%

Chrysler, M/Benz, Ferrari-credits to meet fuel rules

Police find classic car 7 months after theft


4/23/14 Now on Q1370 and 99.9FM (in Harford County) Saturdays at 7am.


Toyota sells 2.58M vehicles, outselling GM

Chinese-owned Fisker hopes to relaunch Karma 

GM: Ignition repair kits sent to dealers



NHTSA investigates Nissan Leaf EV

Test-drive a Caddy, get $100

Mulally to end ride at Ford

U.S. investigates 60,000 '14 Impala

GM engineering chief retires 



4/17-4/18/14 Happy Easter!

VW recalls 26,000 '14 cars for fire risks

GM redesigned Cadillac ignition switch in '06

New GM's talk is getting old

Mazda recalls 109,000 older SUVs



4/14- 4/16/14


Ford could replace troublesome MyFord Touch

GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection

Special Mustang marks 50th anniversary




Meet Chevrolet's 2015 Z06 convertible

Bad blood cited between GM, Delphi


4/10- 4/11/14

GM issues new recall for ignition lock cylinder problems

BMW extends recall worldwide to half million cars

U.S. closes investigation into 360,000 F-150 trucks

Lines blur between old, new GM

Senators urge Justice Dept to intervene in GM lawsuits



Ford phases out Microsoft SYNC badges

VW tells dealers to stop selling 4 models

Toyota recalls about 6.4 million vehicles globally





Ford recalls 385K more vehicles

Safety group wants NHTSA to investigate Impalas

GM twin SUVs top crash test

Chrysler to debut updated versions of Fiat in N.Y.

Tesla tests dealers' lock on car sales




Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings

GM recall repairs start today

Ford recalling 434K vehicles



4/3-4/4/14 See you tomorrow at Hunt Valley Horsepower

New GM ignitions slowly trickle in

Spiders prompt second Mazda recall 




Chrysler recalling 870,000 SUVs

These words to haunt GM: 'Acceptable business case'



4/1/14 April Fool's day!

Fiat Chrysler can make 6M cars 

GM recalling another 1.51 million cars 

Updated Stories concerning GM Ignition Switch Recall

Documents identify GM engineer who OK'd switch redesign

Moms just now find out '08 crash that killed their boys may be tied to faulty part

Barra expected to face tough GM recall questions

Families, Congress criticize GM on ignition recall




CEO Al Gardner, the new face of Chrysler

Toyota plans debut for refreshed Camry

Stories concerning the GM Ignition Switch recall

GM adding 971,000 vehicles to ignition switch recall

Families who lost loved ones to speak out

GM's immunity in recall questioned

NHTSA, GM missed red flags




Toyota recalling 125,000 Avalons 

Tesla upgrades Model S to avoid recall, battery fires

GM orders stop-sale of some Cruze sedans, recalls Cadillac ELR




GM has doubled number of customer service advisers 

Senator, lawyer urge GM to keep recalled cars parked




Ford's SUV winning sales battle for police vehicles

GM Ignition Switch Update Website

Nissan recalls more than 1M vehicles for air bags



Google Hangout tonight at 7pm-

Alabama family sues GM involving Chevy Cobalt



Aluminum vehicles to reshape repair business

Civil lawsuit filed against GM in 2006 Wisc. crash

Nader blames culture at GM for recall crisis

Tesla can topple the dealer's monopoly




Jeffrey Lux to lead transmission powertrain group

VW recalls 150,000 Passats for headlight problem

Senator wants NHTSA records on GM ignition deaths

GM CEO Barra to testify before Congress

Penalties change up recall game




Chrysler to recall 18,000 Fiat 500L

GM recalls 1.7M more vehicles

Chrysler to temporarily shutter Viper plant

Ohio dealers fight Tesla on direct sales

Man files class-action suit over GM ignition switches

U.S. reaches $1.2B settlement with Toyota




Chrysler recalls 49K Chargers to fix headlights

U.S. closes Jeep Liberty fire investigation

Toyota asks U.S. to waive recall 

5 VW workers file suit-- UAW, automaker

Production of 2015 Chrysler 200 starts 




Stories on the latest GM Recall

Replacement part could be $2-$5 in GM recall

Safety group urges GM to set up $1B victims fund

GM to offer recalled vehicles $500 off new purchase

NHTSA: GM failed to provide 'timely info on recall



Audi passes BMW in global sales 

House, Senate to hold hearings on GM recall

Bill seeks to lower federal vehicle repair costs

Depositions cite warning signs in GM recall

NTSB chief will step down



Chrysler recalls 25,000 SUVs for braking issue

GM hires two law firms to aid in recall review

W. C. Ford remembered for his contributions



Sorry for lack of updates- Hard Drive on Computer decided it's life expectancy ended on Tuesday 3/4/14



Apple to debut CarPlay technology 

Honda will stop making Insight models

EPA will reduce sulfur in gasoline

Chrysler best February since 2007; Ford/GM down



Tesla raises $2B to finance factory

Ga. woman killed in crash where GM ignition failed

GM apologizes after 1.6M vehicles recalled

Ford closing in on Toyota as favorite 




VW workers ask for right to defend UAW vote

GM put off ignition switch recall for years

Ford will shift truck output to U.S.




Chrysler makes Consumer Reports top vehicle list

GM expands ignition switch recall




Tesla's accelerating vehicle output through 2014

Alfa Romeo's U.S. return

GM: Trucks' electronic glitch 'inconsequential'



2/20- 2/21/14

Ford sued over hybrid vehicle inventions

UAW couldn't overcome reputation in VW vote

Porsche recalls 911 GT3 after engine fires

High tech puts drivers' privacy up for grabs




Ford (turbo)charges ahead with refreshed Expedition

Union demand for wage increase surprisingly high

VW union chief won't give up fight




Obama: Set new heavy duty truck fuel rules 

Hefty men pound Ford's F-150 into shape




Ford tells Congress it protects, collects auto data

The General's pickup guru on Truck War strategy

After UAW defeat, can GOP fulfill promise of jobs?

Toyota, Honda suspend output after major snowstorm

Tennessee VW workers reject UAW representation



2/13-2/14/14 Happy Valentine's Day!

GM recalls 778K cars to replace ignition switches 

GM to restore Corvettes that fell into Ky. sinkhole

U.S. investigates 62,000 Mazda SUVs 

Tesla investigating cause of Toronto garage fire 

Chrysler extends fuel tank warranties on 153 cars





New F-150 triggers run on aluminum

Toyota recalls 1.9M Prius

Sinkhole swallows cars at Corvette Museum

J.D. Power:4-cyl engines lead to dependability drop



New Nissan-built GM van latest collaboration

Barra's GM pay 60% more than Akerson's




Ford judge says company to face new trial

Toyota nears $1B settlement with feds




Nissan shows diesel-Frontier truck

Chrysler recalling nearly 10k vans for pedal problem




Toyota dominates Consumer Reports ratings survey

Aston Martin recalls more than 17,000 luxury cars

CDC: 1/3 of children killed in crashes unrestrained

Chrysler aimed to beat Ford Fusion with new 200



U.S. probing Honda Accords air bags

NHTSA closes investigation into Ford trucks

Diesel Ram 1500 gets 28 highway mpg

GM names new head of Chevrolet sales




Detroit automakers put their stamp on Super Bowl

Coming soon: mandatory 'vehicle to vehicle' communication

Ford to halt production at Michigan Assembly Plant

Chrysler sales up 8% Ford down 7%; GM down 12%



Bob Dylan to star in Chrysler Super Bowl ad

VW edges GM in worldwide sales

Toyota halts sale of 13% of U.S. vehicles




Ford's profit up 26% in 2013

Automakers tee up for Super Bowl ads

Chrysler makes $1.8B in 2013

Fiat-Chrysler becomes Fiat Chrysler Automobiles




Chevrolet to donate to American Cancer Society

Ford's profit up 26% in 2013





Dealers must be certified to fix aluminum F-150

Chrysler dealers upbeat about purchase by Fiat

Police suspect Tata executive killed himself

U.S. investigates 30,000 Toyota hybrids



1/21- 1/24/14

Toyota is top selling car maker for 2nd year

Stanford, MIT join Ford on driverless technology

GM repairs 39% of recalled trucks

1/3 of GM's dealers sign up for Shop-Click-Drive

Chrysler plans to expand Jeep sales 



1/18-1/20/14  Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!

U.S. expands fire probe into 600K Chrysler SUVs

Ford recalling 46K Edge SUVs

GM will pay CEO Barra at least $4.4M


1/11-1/17/14 (I was at the Detroit Auto Show this week)


Toyota 1st to sell 4M certified used vehicles

Detroit : Your guide to the greatest show on wheels

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 named Best of Show




Chrysler buyers can get car tricked out at factory

Tesla to upgrade wall adapters

GM's, Ford's pickup strategies very different

VW to build new SUV in Tennessee

Ford dealer won't fight FTC




Ford, Domino's Pizza to introduce Sync app 

Supplier agrees to settle price-fixing civil suit

GM names Paul Edwards as Chevy's VP of marketing




GM to offer performance data recorder on Corvette

2015 Corvette Z06 to be unveiled at Detroit show

Big 3 autoworker bonuses may grow

Toyota, Honda deliver record sales in China

Pandora signs up Ford, State Farm for ads




Chrysler, Fiat challenges remain

U.S. posts best sales year since recession

U.S. misses deadlines on automatic braking