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  1. US: Detroit three need their trucks to keep up the profit increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | INAUTONEWS

    The three Detroit automakers - GM, Ford and FCA US - have managed to return to their roots from before the 2009 financial crisis, with profit dependent on the sport utes and pickup trucks. There's an interesting analysis to be made here about the profit formula, which was supposedly being abandoned after the last great financial crisis, which almost ran to the ground General Motors and Chrysler and remained a close call for Ford as well.

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  2. Safety regulators seek answers to get recalls fixed soonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... rate to 100 percent. So Tuesday, he asked auto companies and safety advocates for their recommendations. General Motors, fined $35 million by NHTSA for moving too slowly to recall about 2.6 million small cars with faulty ignition switches, was ...

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  3. Detroit automakers unable to produce cars in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | INAUTONEWS

    General Motors has ordered its Venezuelan unit to let go of 13 percent of its workers, while the local Ford Motor factory has been forced to cease operations, according to a union official. Both Detroit automakers were unable to complete their business tasks in Venezuela because of the ongoing lack of hard currency - which impedes day to day operations because the automakers are unable to purchase the needed parts to produce the cars.

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  4. On Native GroundIT'S Time for a New CapitalismRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | American Reporter

    ... inept planning out in the back yard. BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 14, 2005 -- The sarcastic joke has become reality: General Motors and Ford are large health care and pension companies which happen to make some automobiles and trucks. Even opponants of ...

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  5. Detroit automakers rely on U.S. truck sales for global profitsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Detroit automakers have come full circle, relying as they did before the financial crisis on profits from selling trucks and sport utility vehicles in the United States to cover losses overseas. That's the profit formula Detroit was supposed to move beyond after the financial crisis, gas price shocks and the federal bailouts of General Motors and Chrysler.

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  6. Light Vehicle Sales in Selected Eastern European and Central Asian...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Sys-Con Media

    General Motors , Renault-Nissan , Hyundai , Volkswagen and Toyota are racing to tap into the region's vast potential, and are expected to account for over 50 percent of light vehicle sale volumes. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Strategic Analysis of the Automotive Industry in -Stan and -Jan Countries , which covers "Economic growth and sound governmental policies will aid the transition of the -Stan and -Jan region from a used car market to a new car market," said Frost & Sullivan Automotive and Transportation Consulting Analyst Anna Ozdelen .

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  7. Detroit automakers rely on US truck sales for global profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Detroit was supposed to move beyond after the financial crisis, gas price shocks and the federal bailouts of General Motors and Chrysler. Ford Motor Co's first-quarter results on Tuesday highlight how reliant the Detroit Three have become once again ...

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  8. Rosekind to discuss safety issues with auto executives in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Automotive News

    The top U.S. auto safety official is traveling to Detroit Wednesday for a series of meetings with automotive CEOs and executives to discuss his agency's safety expectations. Mark Rosekind administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, said he will meet with General Motors CEO Mary Barra, Ford CEO Mark Fields and a group of senior executives from Fiat Chrysler, as CEO Sergio Marchionne will be out of the country. 1 comment

  9. You'll Never Believe Who Makes This Gorgeous New CarRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Curious Capitalist

    In a Fountain Valley, Calif., workshop thousands of miles away from General Motors' headquarters in Detroit, dozens of designers, engineers and craftsmen have been toiling for months. Their project offers a glimpse of the way we may be driving 15 years from now.

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  10. Deep Orange 5 geared for a hard-to-capture segmentaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... in megacities in 2020," a statement said. Janet Goings, associate director of research and development at General Motors, said the graduate students "came up with creative and innovative ideas for their defined target consumers. We were very ...

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  11. Ally Financial 1Q profit more than doubles on asset saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | NewsOK.com

    Ally Financial, the former lending arm of General Motors, said its quarterly profit more than doubled, thanks mainly its sale of a stake in an auto-loan company in China. The results beat Wall Street's expectations, and drove the lender's stock up 49 cents, or 2 percent, to $20.80 in early trading Tuesday morning.

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  12. Ford's Breakout Year Still On The Horizon As First-Quarter Profits FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Forbes

    ... China is still growing, but at a slightly slower rate, and South America continues to be a challenge. While General Motors recently pulled up stakes in Russia, Ford took control of its Russian joint venture Ford-Sollers and plans to wait out the ...

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  13. Ally Financial profit more than doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | MarketWatch

    ... Michael Carpenter earlier this year after the CEO reacted angrily to news that former parent company General Motors Co. had largely squeezed Ally out of GM's lucrative subsidized-leasing business. Leasing deals make up a substantial portion of U.S. ...

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  14. Jimmie C. Hamblin, Sr.Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Star Press

    ... to Muncie as a child and graduated from Southside High School. Jimmie was employed for forty years with General Motors, retiring in 2008 from Fisher Body in Marion. He enjoyed NASCAR "especially Dale Earnhardt Sr.", his drag racing at the Muncie ...

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  15. Deep Orange 5 geared for 'hard-to-capture segment'Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... in megacities in 2020," a statement said. Janet Goings, associate director of research and development at General Motors, said the graduate students "came up with creative and innovative ideas for their defined target consumers. We were very ...

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  16. VW chairman quits, but questions over future remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... -- the core mass-market brand under that name -- spends more to make cars than its rivals Toyota and General Motors. Much of its workforce is in Germany, where wages and benefits are high. Employee representatives hold half the 20 board seats under ...

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  17. GM boosts Flint's economic recovery with $4 million gift to Kettering UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    General Motors is planning to help "flight blight" in Flint, MI by donating $4 million to Mary Barra's alma mater, Kettering University, to build a test lab for powertrains within the next 2-3 years. Flint is the birthplace of GM, and while the company moved its headquarters to Detroit in the 1920's, the town has remained a center of auto production, despite economic turn-down over the years that has seen the population there drop from around 200,000 in the 1960's to about half that now, with 7,200 people still employed by the automaker.

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  18. On Native GroundIT'S Time for a New CapitalismRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... inept planning out in the back yard. BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 14, 2005 -- The sarcastic joke has become reality: General Motors and Ford are large health care and pension companies which happen to make some automobiles and trucks. Even opponants of ...

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  19. Carlene Mae TackittRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mexia Daily News

    ... Hammond. When she was a young teenager, the family moved to Detroit, Mich., where her father went to work for General Motors. With no work in the area and Depression times, her father and several more men caught the train in Bremond to go north, ...

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  20. Death toll blamed on GM ignition switches up to 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Detroit a Families of at least 87 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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