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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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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014

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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Chrysler sales rise 17 percent. GM sales up 13 percent. Ford sales rise 3 percent. Annual sales rate could approach 17 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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New Google Self-Driving Car: “Look Ma, No Hands!”

Google’s latest self-driving car has no steering wheel, no accelerator pedal, no brake pedal. The actual vehicle, says the New York Times, was built by a manufacturer in Detroit. Google is not identifying that manufacturer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2014

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Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.

05/28/2014

2014 New York International Auto Show

Who’s The Greenest Carmaker Of Them All? Three Domestic Automakers Fall Short

Hyundai-Kia unseats Honda to win the “green crown” from the Union of Concerned Scientists.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

Sergio Marchionne (Chrysler photo)

Chrysler CEO Wants To Start Talks With UAW A Year Early

Marchionne says big issue will be dealing with two-tier wage system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2014

2014 Chevy Malibu (GM Photo)

GM Announces 5 More Recalls — 2.7 Million Cars And Trucks

GM has now recalled more than 11 million vehicles this year. Will take $200 million charge against second quarter earnings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2014

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American Cars In Decline? GM’s Role In The International Recall War

GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.

05/15/2014

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