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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

Drive Through Hell (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Driving Through Hell To Judge The Best Cars And Trucks [VIDEO]

Finalists for North American Car and Truck of Year will be announced in December. Award winners will be announced to start auto show in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2014

New 2014 License Plate (www.michigan.gov)

Michigan Redesigns License Plate After Complaints

The old plates were issued in August 2013 and were voted the world’s best license plates by the Automobile License Plate Collectors Association.

CBS Detroit–10/13/2014

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