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  1. 2016 GMC Terrain: Refreshed compact SUV debuts in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | MLive.com

    New front and rear fascias, new grille designs and a power dome hood are among the updates for one of General Motors' best-selling vehicles, the GMC Terrain. The 2016 GMC Terrain and Terrain Denali were unveiled Tuesday in New York, as part of the New York International Auto Show.

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  2. Business news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... the brand's peak in 2004. DETROIT -- Families of at least 77 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, ...

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  3. Coalition Calls For State Ending Control Of Detroit Schools, Taking On District's DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Each of the Education Achievement Authority's 15 schools is in Detroit. The EAA has about 7,500 students. General Motors executive vice president Mark Reuss said that the plan is a lot to swallow, but change is necessary. "I think we're all tired of ...

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  4. U.S. auto sales poised for rare monthly declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Automotive News

    ... TrueCar and KBB estimate that sales will be up about 4 percent for Toyota and American Honda, flat for General Motors and down about 5 percent for Ford Motor Co. Both forecasters expect Nissan North America to lose U.S. market share, with TrueCar ...

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  5. 2016 Camaro sheds 200 lbs (90.7 kg); new architectureRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    The new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, which will make its debut in May during a special public event at Detroit's Belle Isle Park, shed more than 200 lbs Camaro compared with the fifth-generation model. A new architecture, one of the most mass-efficient ever from General Motors, is responsible for much of the weight savings.

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  6. You Can Now Buy a Brand-New Ford Mustang-with the 1965 BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Core77 design blog

    ... sitting on a shelf somewhere," he said. "Dust them off and start making 'em again." While it's unlikely that General Motors has saved the dies from 1957 to stamp the fenders, or is willing to go back to making carburetors, you actually can buy a ...

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  7. 2016 Chevy Camaro to drop 200 poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... segment and give many sports cars a challenge." A new architecture, one of the most mass-efficient ever from General Motors, is responsible for much of the weight savings. Additionally, dozens of small changes cumulatively contributed to shedding ...

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  8. Approved death claims related to GM ignition switch recall rise to 77Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The number of approved death compensation claims related to a recall of a faulty General Motors ignition switch has risen to 77. The claims were approved by a fund set up by GM to compensate victims of a defective part in mid-to-late-2000s model cars that has led to a massive recall and a federal investigation. The number of approved claims stood at 19 in mid-September and had grown steadily to 36 at the beginning of December and then to 42 in the middle of last month. 1 comment

  9. GM ignition switch death toll rises to 77Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DETROIT - Families of at least 77 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the total Monday.

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  10. United Auto Workers leader rejecting lower wages for auto parts makersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    The leader of the United Auto Workers union has rejected a new level of lower wages for members who make auto parts ahead of contract talks with automakers that start in the summer. There have been reports that General Motors Co.

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  11. 2016 Chevy Camaro to be at Least 200 Pounds Lighter than the Current ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Super Chevy Magazine

    ... segment and give many sports cars a challenge." A new architecture, one of the most mass-efficient ever from General Motors, is responsible for much of the weight savings. Additionally, dozens of small changes cumulatively contributed to shedding ...

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  12. 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Drops More than 200 PoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automobile Magazine

    ... could tip the scales at just 3502-2538 pounds, while SS V-8 models could weigh roughly 3708-3746 pounds. General Motors also said recently that using aluminum helped saved 198 pounds off the curb weight of its upcoming Cadillac CT6 luxury sedan. As ...

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  13. Calling all job seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXYZ

    JobFairGiant.com is hosting the Hired in Michigan Career Expo on March 31, 2015 from 9:00 to 3:00 at the Sterling Inn located at 34911 Van Dyke Avenue, Sterling Heights, MI. Employers expected to participate in the event include General Motors, AETNA, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit, Onstar, Minacs, Netflix, Dialog Direct, New York Life Insurance, Global Information Technology, Dorsey Schools, Walden University, Phoenix University, Aetna, E.W. Gobble and Sons, Winter Sausage, Parish Soft, Little Caesars Corporation, Ciena Healthcare, Blue Chip Talent, Chair Covers & Linens, Karmanos Cancer Institute and Dart Appraisal.

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  14. New York car show to feature luxury warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | INAUTONEWS

    ... for European or Japanese competitors - to present new models that could lift them from the current slump. General Motors' Cadillac brand will introduce the much-anticipated CT6 model just ahead of the first media day. Lincoln, meanwhile, is shaping ...

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  15. GM's Cadillac CT6 tests strategy for taking fat out of big carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    When General Motors Co takes the wraps off its new Cadillac CT6 on Tuesday the most important thing about the vehicle could be what is under its skin. The city of Detroit skyline, including General Motors Global Headquarters, is seen along the Detroit River from Windsor, Canada June 15, 2012.

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  16. Chevy, supplier tweak Volt battery pack for more rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... the number of cells in the battery pack by about a third, to 192 from 288. That might seem unusual, but General Motors engineers, working with Volt battery supplier LG Chem Power Inc., made the battery pack's individual cells slightly larger. And ...

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  17. 2-tier wages have outlived their usefulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    Upcoming labor negotiations involving the UAW and General Motors, Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler will be packed with potential and peril.

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  18. Foreign automakers pay from $38 to $65 per hour to non-union workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Autoblog

    ... better with their import competition. As it stands, per-hour labor rates including benefits are $58 at General Motors , $57 at Ford , and $48 at Fiat - Chrysler a reflection of FCA's much greater number of Tier 2 workers. The Center for Automotive ...

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  19. Cheap batteries under the hood add power to cut fuel consumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Bennington Banner

    ... package, according to Wright. Early start-stop technology has already been adopted by carmakers including General Motors and Ford Motor. Cheaper batteries are making the systems more efficient, using components that turn engines off and on more ...

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  20. NYT: Silicon Valley Should Imitate DetroitRead the original story

    Saturday | VDARE

    ... ing more women and then creating company cultures where they can succeed. Let's make Silicon Valley more like General Motors and make Hollywood more like the Los Angeles Unified School District. What could possibly go wrong with our balance of trade?

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