The parents of a Georgia teen, who suffered a severe brain injury in a 2009 car crash, allege GM knew of the defect that led to their daughter’s car crash but took steps to conceal it.
GM also says it will take $1.3 billion first quarter charge to pay recall related costs.
A design for the site, which is being called Chevy Commons, is being presented to the public on Thursday.
The agency says that GM failed to answer roughly one-third of the questions the were required to remit and it is imposing a fine.
Johnson wouldn’t confirm earlier reports that this investment would mean 1,400 new jobs, and a second shift at Detroit-Hamtramk.
Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.
Panel members also told CEO Mary Barra that GM should tell owners to stop driving all the 2.6 million cars being recalled
Mary Barra frustrated lawmakers by fending off questions, saying she didn’t know why GM waited more than a decade to recall cars it knew had defective ignition switches.
The fix for a faulty ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, members of Congress said Tuesday …
Feinberg, an expert in disaster fund management, handled the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund as well as funds for victims of the Boston Marathon.