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  1. Reports - Opel has electric ideas for its new Karl modelRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | INAUTONEWS

    According to a recent report coming from a German auto magazine, the European division of General Motors, Opel, mulls the upcoming introduction of an electric variant for its Karl minicar. The Karl electric vehicle could reach the European market as early as the end of 2018 - which puts it in line with the estimated time of arrival of another GM electric car - the larger production version of the Chevrolet Bolt concept revealed earlier this month during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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  2. In brief: S&P lowers Russia's credit rating to junk status - Tue, 27 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the automaker to handle death and injury claims, released new totals Monday. The ...

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  3. Walter Chrysler kept his company in the black during the Great DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... American Locomotive, Chrysler's efforts were being monitored by Charles W. Nash, newly elected president of General Motors Corporation. Nash successfully convinced Chrysler to take a cut in pay and come to work for him. In 1912, Chrysler was hired ...

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  4. An American Reporter EditorialNO Time for WarRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... contempt for the workers. Dozens of columnists and tv pundits spread the myth that the average auto worker at General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler earns $70 an hour - about $146,000 a year. That figure, supplied by executives at the Big Three, ...

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  5. Roadshow: Why does my wife get better mileage in our hybrid?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... got it up to 45 mpg. I find it annoying because her trip was highway driving and mine is usually around town. General Motors CEO Mary Barra talks about the 2016 Chevrolet Volt hybrid at the North American International Auto Show, Jan. 12, 2015, in ...

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  6. Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | KDWN

    With only five days left before the deadline to seek payments, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the automaker to handle death and injury claims, released new totals on Monday.

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  7. Interesting January 2017 Stock Options for GMRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is General Motors Co. . So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting call contract, from the January 2017 expiration for GM.

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  8. Why Volvo Wants You Tweeting During Their Competitors' Super Bowl AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Adweek

    ... by Grey worldwide chief creative officer Tor Myhren. In 2004, when he was executive creative director on the General Motors business at Leo Burnett, Detroit, Myhren worked with The Oprah Winfrey Show to give away nearly 300 Pontiacs to audience ...

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  9. Careerline Tech Center students show off artistic talent at 2015 Detroit auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... submitted automotive-themed posters for the contest. Judges included the NAIAS 2015 Chairman Scott LaRiche, a General Motors automotive designer, a College for Creative Studies instructor and State Farm Insurance representatives. All winning entries ...

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  10. Recent Sell: Target CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... suffering in your portfolio. There are numerous examples that could be referenced. Remember Enron, World Com, General Motors (NYSE: GM ), Lehman Brothers, Kmart, and etc. Many who held on to these stocks were wiped out. As the song goes, "You have ...

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  11. 5 Ways This Year's Super Bowl Ads Will Be Like No OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Time

    ... year, only a handful will be paying up for Super Bowl ad time, with Ford, Lincoln , Hyundai, Honda, Acura , General Motors , and Volkswagen among the regular Super Bowl advertisers who aren't bothering this year. The latter is known for some of the ...

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  12. FCA sales surge in 2014 on track to meet masterplanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | INAUTONEWS

    ... Automobiles had deliveries in 2014 of 4.75 million units, with the 7% gain outgrowing Toyota, Volkswagen and General Motors. The Japanese company, the world's No.1 automaker grew sales by 3% to 10.23 million vehicles, the No.2 placed Volkswagen ...

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  13. Tom Kowaleski, attention-grabberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    Tom Kowaleski with Bob Lutz, left, and Chrysler design boss Tom Gale, right, at the 1994 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Photo credit: JOE POLIMENI Tom Kowaleski, the former Chrysler , General Motors , BMW and Lincoln public relations executive who died suddenly last week at age 63, always knew how to tease a product story.

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  14. CU women's basketball: Turnovers, late drought doom BuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Buffzone

    ... with 1).Total fouls - CU 27, WSU 16. Fouled out - None. Technical fouls - WSU-Team. A - 887. The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. ...

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  15. How Low Gas Prices Could Spike Obama's Climate PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Journal

    ... of car sales last year, down from 3.2 percent the previous year and well below expectations of market growth. General Motors is even idling a plant that makes small cars for two weeks this spring, according to the Detroit News . And what does that ...

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  16. Do sports cars have a future with strict fuel economy rules?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... vehicles,'" a PEW Trust report from 2012 reminded us. Similarly, in 2002, The New York Times quoted one General Motors official saying, "No pickup, van or SUV GM builds today could survive the higher [CAFE] requirements. a It could be the end of the ...

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  17. 3 Industrials Stocks We Love to HateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    General Motors is a company that lots of people love to hate -- but one Fool analyst thinks that there might be diamonds under all that dirt. The new Chevy Colorado pickup could be one of them.

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  18. What Investors Can Expect From Detroit's Largest Automaker in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    ... and quality issues, GM's cash flow will remain flat compared to 2014. What to watch Despite all the hurdles General Motors faced in 2014, the year wrapped up about as well as the automaker could have hoped, with sales not cratering after the ...

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  19. General Motors' New Cadillac Chief on How Cadillac Will Become a Luxury LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    ... Fool spoke to de Nysschen about the challenges and opportunities facing GM's storied luxury brand. Source: General Motors. How do you build a luxury brand? How do you turn one that used to be a luxury brand, but fell on hard times, back into a ...

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  20. The 10 Vehicles Boasting the Best Resale Value for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... on the U.S. sales charts. Even midsize pickup sales were strong, with Toyota dominating the field and new General Motors offerings filling out dealer inventories. Are Americans getting their money's worth when they buy pickups? According to the ...

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