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Self parking car. (Valeo photo)

Are You Ready To Leave The Parking To Your Car?

Auto supplier Valeo shows new technology that allows car to drop you off, and park itself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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Industry Slips Overall; But Ford And Hyundai Gain In New Car Quality Study

GM Slips in quality study, but still has a good showing. Ford and Hyundai improve. Jeep and Fiat don’t fare so well.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Barra To Tell Congress “It’s Not Business As Usual At GM”

GM CEO to make a repeat appearance before subcommittee. Will promise to personally push through cultural change at the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2014

(Credit: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Auto Industry Gets Serious About Lighter Materials

What sounds like a science experiment could be your next car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

2014 Chevy Camaro (GM Photo)

Another Ignition-Related Recall For General Motors

This time it’s a half million Camaro’s. Drivers knee can knock key out of run position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

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Ford Downgrades Fuel Economy Of Six Vehicles

Fuel economy rankings cut 1-7 mpg for hybrid Fusion, MKZ and C-Max, as well as most trims of 2014 Fiesta.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2014

Alfa Romeo 4C (Fiat-Chrysler photo)

Alfa Romeo Prepares for U.S. Return

Alfa’s return starts with 4C sports car. The plan is to create a luxury brand to compete with BMW, Mercedes and Audi.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee heard testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Congress Schedules A Return Appearance For GM CEO Mary Barra

Barra and investigator Anton Valukas will appear before House Subcommittee on June 18th.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

Mary Barra meets media before annual meeting (GM Photo)

Recall Issue Overshadows GM Shareholder Meeting

CEO Mary Barra promises change. Families of crash victims march outside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2014

General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra (center), Mark Reuss (left), Executive Vice President, and Dan Ammann (right), President, hold a press conference at the General Motors Technical Center on June 5, 2014 in Warren, Michigan. Barra spoke to provide an update on GM's internal investigation into the ignition switch recall at the General Motors Technical Center. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Engineer’s ‘Switch From Hell’ Began GM Recall Woes

By GM’s admission, the defective switches caused over 50 crashes and at least 13 deaths. Yet inside the auto giant, no one saw it as a safety problem. For 11 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2014

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