Mustang Launches At Flat Rock (Ford photo)

Car Chronicles Blog: North American Car And Truck Of The Year

It’s the most difficult vote that I’ve had in the several years that I’ve been a juror for North American Car and Truck of the Year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2014

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GM Recalling 316,357 Vehicles To Fix Headlights

GM says low-beam headlights or daytime running lamps could intermittently or permanently stop working.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 36

At least 36 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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Feds Threaten To Act Against Air Bag Maker Takata

A dispute between U.S. safety regulators and air bag maker Takata Corp. escalated Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2014

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US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall

U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.

11/25/2014

Lexus VP-GM Jeff Bracken (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Lexus Chief Sees Luxury Growth–Targeting Younger Buyers

Lexus feels it can keep baby boomers, but also attract more younger buyers, with edgier ads and newer styling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2014

Ford F-150 (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

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Arizona Sues General Motors Over Delayed Recalls

The lawsuit seeks potentially billions of dollars in fines.

11/20/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20: Committee Chairman Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) (R) holds up a photo of Stephanie Erdman of Destin, Florida, of her face injury by the airbag explosion in her Honda Civic after a traffic accident last year, as Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) (L) looks on during a hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee November 20, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing to examine defects in airbags manufactured by Takata and their recall process. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senators Get No Clear Answers On Air Bag Safety

There were apologies and long-winded explanations, but after nearly four hours of testimony about exploding Takata air bags, senators never got a clear answer to the question most people have…

11/20/2014

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Reports: Counterfeit Chinese Tires May Be Selling Under US Brand Names

An investigation by Consumer Reports has discovered that a Chinese company may be selling counterfeit tires in the US under a brand name that consumers trust.

11/19/2014

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Plymouth Ice Festival

Ice sculptures of all shapes and sizes are being displayed this weekend at the Plymouth Ice Festival.

Media gather around the 7th-generation Chevrolet Corvette, the C7, after it was revealed to the media at the Russell Industrial Complex January 13, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The redesigned 2014 Corvette was unveiled at a preview of the 2013 North American International Auto Show, which opens in Detroit January 14th. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Corvette Stingray 2014 Unveiled At The Auto Show

The 7th-generation Chevrolet Corvette, the C7, is revealed to the media at the Russell Industrial Complex January 13, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The redesigned 2014 Corvette was unveiled at a preview of the 2013 North American International Auto Show, which opens in Detroit January 14th.

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing takes members of the media on a tour of Cobo Center during the final hours of construction at the 2013 North American International Auto Show on January 10, 2013. (credit: George Fox/CBS 62)

Auto Show Tour With Mayor Dave Bing

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing takes members of the media on a tour of Cobo Center during the final hours of construction at the 2013 North American International Auto Show on January 10, 2013.

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