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Car And Truck Sales Show Strong–But Uneven–October Growth

Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2014

Acura TLX (Jeff Gilbert photo)

VIDEO: Acura TLX Test Drive

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert takes a test drive in Acura’s new entry level luxury car, the TLX.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2014

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Gov’t Pushes Air Bag Maker On Replacement Parts

Takata, the world’s second-largest air bag maker with 22 percent of the market, has been plagued by problems for the past 13 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2014

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VIDEO: Auto Sales Expected To Show Slow Growth In 2015

Sales expected to rise from 16.4 million this year to 16.8 million next year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2014

2012 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano (credit: Ferrari S.p.A.)

Fiat Chrysler Spins Off Ferrari Brand

Money raised from the spin off will help fund Fiat Chrysler growth plans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2014

GM CEO Mary Barra (GM photo)

CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude

“I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over,” Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

An auto show employee demonstrates Ford’s new revolutionary MyFord Touch car infotainment technology January 27, 2011. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability Scores

Lexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2014

Ram Hospitality Van Concept (Jeff Gilbert photo)

VIDEO: Chrysler Shows Off “Man Cave On Wheels”

Chrysler displays several customized vehicles that it’s going to take to the SEMA Aftermarket show, including something unique called the “Hospitality Van.”

10/24/2014

Drivers test the new Tesla 'D' model which is a faster and all-wheel-drive version of the Model S electric sedan at the Hawthorne Airport in Los Angeles on October 9, 2014. While Tesla produces relatively few vehicles, it has become a star in the sector due to keen demand and a reputation for high quality. A surge in its share price over the past year has pushed its value over $30 billion. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Governor Snyder Signs Michigan Tesla Ban

Car dealers say it creates a “level playing field.” Tesla calls it a “raw deal.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2014

Mercedes GLA (Jeff Gilbert photo)

VIDEO: Mercedes GLA Test Drive

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert checks out Mercedes new small crossover, the GLK.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2014

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