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Toyota’s $1.2B Payment Could Be Glimpse Into GM’s Future

Toyota is shelling out some serious cash to avoid criminal prosecution for hiding information in a recall case that could be a glimpse into GM’s future

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2014

A Toyota RAV4 sits on the sales lot at a Toyota dealership on February 24, 2011 in Oakland, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Source: US To Announce $1.2B Toyota Settlement

U.S. Justice Department is expected to announce a $1.2 billion settlement with the Japanese automaker over its disclosure of safety problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2014

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March Will Be Test Of US Auto Demand

Slow sales caused dealer inventories to rise in January and February, putting pressure on companies to clear their lots.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

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Lexus Tops 2014 Vehicle Dependability List

The race to increase vehicle fuel economy is taking a toll on quality.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

2013 Toyota Avalon (credit: Toyota Motor Corporation)

Toyota Tells Dealers To Stop Selling 6 Models

Officials say the fabric in the heated seats doesn’t meet flammability standards.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014

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US Probes Camry Hybrids For Power Brake Problem

U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that power-assisted brakes can fail at times in Camry gas-electric hybrids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2014

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End Of Year Shapes Up To Be Prime Car-Buying Time

The December holiday season normally is a good time to buy as dealers clear out old models and sales people feel pressure to meet year-end targets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2013

2013 Ford Escape (credit: Ford Motor Company)

Compact Crossover SUV Sales Booming In US

So far this year, sales of the versatile, high-sitting hatchbacks such as the Honda CR-V, Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 are up more than 20 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2013

Car Sales Show Solid October Rebound

Chrysler sales jump 11 percent. Company expects October annual sales rate of 15.7 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2013

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GM Boosts Prices As Pickup Truck Battle Rages

General Motors is adding a twist to the fight for supremacy in the red-hot U.S. pickup truck market: It’s raising prices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2013

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