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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

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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

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

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

The Chrysler world headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

One Time Charges Lead to Big Q1 Chrysler Loss

Loss on books $690 million. Not counting one time charges, Chrysler earned $486 million

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2014

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