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Cadillac Streaming Video Mirror (GM photo)

Cadillac To Debut New High Tech, High Vision Rear-View Mirror

“Streaming Video Mirror” eliminates obstructions, increases field of view. Will be on 2016 Cadillac CT 6 flagship vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 hours ago

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Group Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne (L) and Fiat Chairman John Elkann give a press conference at the end of Fiat's last shareholders general assembly at Lingotto in Turin, on August 1, 2014.  (Credit: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Chrysler Group Changes Its Name To FCA US

The automaker said Tuesday that the name change follows the naming convention of its parent company, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

UAW President Dennis Williams meets reporters (Jeff Gilbert photo0

UAW President Seeks Pay Hikes In 2015 Detroit 3 Contract Talks

Dennis Williams says strike would be a failure, “We don’t plan to fail.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2014

SYNC 3 (Ford photo)

Ford Overhauls Its Sync Connectivity System

“Sync 3″ will replace “My Ford Touch.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

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

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

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Honda Admits Failing To Report Deaths, Injuries

Honda blamed the lapses on inadvertent data entry and computer programming errors, as well as a misinterpretation of the federal TREAD act, a law passed in 2000 requiring faster reporting of deaths, injuries and safety defects by automakers.

CBS Detroit–11/24/2014

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Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag Recall

The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2014

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Ford Issues Recall For 65K Fusions That Pose ‘Rollaway Risk’

The issue allows the key to be removed 30 minutes after the ignition is turned off, even if the transmission is not in park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2014

(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Michigan Matters Preview: Homelessness & Auto Industry Update

Carol Cain learns about the growing problem of homelessness in metro Detroit from Gerry Piro of Covenant House Michigan and Sam Slaughter of Slaughter Auto Group. Plus Carol talks with auto experts about the future of the industry.

11/13/2014

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