The documents apparently show that GM knew about a dangerous ignition problem that has been linked to 13 car-crash deaths, but didn’t act.
The U.S. government’s auto safety watchdog is investigating whether General Motors acted quickly enough to recall 1.6 million older-model small cars in a case linked to 13 deaths.
The problem has been linked to 31 crashes and 13 front-seat deaths.
Detroit’s three automakers — Ford, Chrysler and General Motors — are increasingly anxious about the 78-year-old union’s future. For them, it’s a “devil you know” situation.
The race to increase vehicle fuel economy is taking a toll on quality.
The recall affects Chevrolet Cobalts and Pontiac G5s from the 2005 through 2007 model years.
Even though General Motors’ fourth-quarter profit fell short of Wall Street expectations, workers will get up to $7,500 in profit-sharing checks.
General Motors’ new CEO Mary Barra spoke to reporters at a roundtable on Thursday.
The Farmington Hills-based online auto finance service provider RouteOne LLC Friday announced support for General Motors Inc. initiatives on its online platform.
“The power of this I think comes from being able to show the driver exactly what they need exactly when they need it …”