“I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over,” Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.
Lexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
Chrysler displays several customized vehicles that it’s going to take to the SEMA Aftermarket show, including something unique called the “Hospitality Van.”
Car dealers say it creates a “level playing field.” Tesla calls it a “raw deal.”
WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert checks out Mercedes new small crossover, the GLK.
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.
The old plates were issued in August 2013 and were voted the world’s best license plates by the Automobile License Plate Collectors Association.
Jobs will be added at three plants to support production of new F-150 pickup.
September sales won’t be as hot as August, the best month in eight years, but industry analysts still expect them to be strong.
The vehicles also might not start, and the fuel pump could keep working even when the engine is shut off.