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  1. Behind the wheel of a pre-recall, 2006 Chevy Cobalt

    I test a 2006 Cobalt with the original, faulty ignition switch to test GM's safety claim – and to help owners understand how an ignition-induced stall effects their vehicle.

  2. New GM's talk is getting old

    General Motors Co.'s campaign to prove it's new is making it look pretty old — and using the world's largest media market to do it.

    • 11:02 PM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS

    GM recall crisis a lesson for auto industry

    New York — Automakers around the world are watching General Motors Co.'s ignition-switch recall crisis, and many believe the industry will move faster to respond to consumer problems as a result.

  3. HAZMAT situation cleared at GM Tech Center

    A leak of ammonia gas caused the evacuation of a department at General Motors' Tech Center early Friday morning.

  4. Mazda recalls 109,000 older SUVs for rust problem

    Detroit — Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.

  5. Audi predicts 'double-digit' growth in China sales this year

    Volkswagen AG's Audi, the top seller of luxury cars in China, forecast its deliveries in the world's largest auto market will increase by a 'double-digit' percentage in 2014 from last year's record.

    • 4:28 PM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS

    Judge: GM doesn't need to order customers to park recalled vehicles

    General Motors Co. won a major court victory Thursday, when a federal judge on Thursday said the Detroit automaker does not have to issue a 'park it now' alert to drivers of nearly 2.6 million recalled cars.

    • 9:37 AM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS

    Chrysler updates its Dodge muscle cars

    Chrysler is expected to reveal refreshed versions of its Dodge Charger and Challenger muscle cars today at the New York International Auto Show featuring new sheet metal, new technology and the return of the Bumble Bee.

    • 11:03 AM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • DRIVE

    Bling King: 2015 Cadillac Escalade

    The big yacht is pickup-based and shares specs with Chevy's Tahoe But the $72k Escalade is much more than a Tahoe in a tux. It puts OMG in SUV.

  6. VW recalls 26,000 '14 cars for fire risks

    Volkswagen AG said it is recalling more than 26,000 new 2014 cars in the United States because faulty O-ring seals can leak transmission fluid that could spark a fire.

  7. World Car of the Year: Audi A3

    A group of international auto journalists named the Audi A3 as the World Car of the Year as German automakers swept all five awards.

    • 1:01 PM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS

    Dodge: Lease old Challenger, Charger — get new one later

    Chrysler's Dodge brand unveiled the 2015 versions of its Challenger and Charger muscle cars at the New York International Auto Show on Thursday and unveiled an innovative offer to woo customers.

    • 11:57 AM, Apr. 17, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • Autos Insider

    Fuyao Automotive to invest $15.3M at Orion Twp. facility

    Fuyao Automotive North America has plans to invest $15.3 million to add equipment and more than 100 jobs to its Orion Township facility.

  8. Honda to bring small HR-V SUV to showrooms this winter

    American Honda Motor Co. Inc. said today it will bring its new stylish small SUV, now named the HR-V, to showrooms this winter.

  9. Toyota: No monitor named yet to oversee deferred prosecution

    Toyota Motor Corp. executives said a monitor to oversee a deferred prosecution agreement with the Justice Department over its handling of sudden acceleration ...

  10. Infiniti reveals redesigned Q70, QX80

    New York — The Infiniti luxury brand Thursday revealed a redesigned 2015 Q70 performance sedan, including a long-wheelbase version, along with the 2015 QX80 ...

  11. Subaru unveils '15 Outback

    Subaru of America unveiled the sixth-generation 2015 Outback on Thursday at the New York International Auto Show, two decades after it first introduced the all- ...

    • 10:27 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • FORD

    Ford setting Lincoln's China plan in motion

    Lincoln Motor Co., the luxury vehicle brand in a decades long sales funk, is putting the finishing touches on its plans to enter the Chinese market this year.

    • 10:42 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • DRIVE

    Car Culture: Coffee klatch caters to car fans

    If the long-awaited sight of green grass and last weekend's taste of 70-degree temps has you itching to come out of hibernation on weekends, you might enjoy ...

    • 10:43 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • DRIVE

    Many 'green' cars carry greenhouse gas

    America's electric cars are better for the environment, but they share a dirty little secret.

    • 11:01 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • DRIVE

    Best of both worlds: This Harley looks like a '57 Chevy

    What do you get when you cross a Harley Davidson motorcycle with a 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air? Well, in the case of a French vehicle customizer known as 'Lupo,' ...

    • 7:50 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • FORD

    Ford celebrates Mustang's 50th anniversary on top of Empire State Building

    In New York on Wednesday, Ford unveiled a special edition Mustang to celebrate the 50th anniversary. Ford executive chairman Bill Ford Jr. called the Mustang ...

  12. Toyota unveils 2015 Camry with 'athletic' exterior

    New York Toyota Motor Corp. is giving the best-selling car in the United States a mid-cycle upgrade and complete exterior redesign.

    • 10:19 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS

    GM redesigned Cadillac ignition switch in '06

    General Motors Co. redesigned an ignition switch in a pre-production Cadillac in 2006 after it found problems similar to those in 2.6 million now-recalled cars ...

  13. GM exec says automaker is focused on safety

    General Motors Co. North America President Alan Batey told analysts and investors Wednesday that the company is focused on safety, but wouldn’t say whether the ...

    • 1:48 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS

    GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection

    GM wants a federal bankruptcy judge to bar lawsuits related to conduct before its 2009 bankruptcy restructuring.

  14. Acura debuts new TLX luxury sedan in New York

    Acura on Tuesday unveiled an all-new version of its TLX luxury sedan at the New York International Auto Show.

    • 12:23 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • FORD

    Ford urges crackdown on currency manipulation

    Ford Motor Co. is still pushing the Obama administration to crack down on currency manipulation in a proposed Pacific zone free-trade agreement with Japan and ...

  15. Hyundai seeks style points for '15 Sonata

    New York — Hyundai Motor Co. unveiled its 2015 Sonata, a mildly restyled mid-size car billed as a much better performer under the hood with luxury performance ...

  16. VW hopes to make mid-size SUV decision 'soon'

    New York — Volkswagen AG's U.S. chief says the automaker hopes to make a decision soon on where it will build its new mid-size SUV.

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