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  1. News - World - MOTORING

    General Motors seeks protection from legal claims for pre-2009 conduct

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:01pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Detroit General Motors to seek protection from claims General Motors has revealed in court filings that it will soon ask a judge to shield the company from legal claims ... into a new company and an old company. Claims from before the bankruptcy would go to "Old GM", called Motors Liquidation, while claims after the bankruptcy would go to the new General ...

  2. News - World - MOTORING

    Documents show General Motors had early knowledge of switch defect linked to 13 deaths

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 06:29pm by Reuters in Washington and Detroit

    ... Reuters in Washington and Detroit Suspicions giant US automaker General Motors choose not to replace faulty ignition switches because it was too expensive boosted by release of Congressional documents General Motors engineers were well aware of serious problems with ignition switches in GM small cars, but rejected several opportunities to make fixes, according to dozens ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US parents demand truth over suspicious deaths in General Motors cars

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 08:39pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Parents demand truth over car deaths Standing on the lawn of the US Capitol in the path of an early spring breeze, Renee Trautwein tearfully braced herself to relive the worst morning of her life. In a few hours, Mary Barra, the chief executive officer of General Motors, would be pressed to answer why the largest US carmaker did not act sooner to fix an ignition ...

  4. Business - Companies - MOTORING

    General Motors recalls 1.5 million vehicles over ignition defects

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 03:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York General Motors makes second re-inspection in as many months as safety fears mount Troubled carmaker recalls 1.5m vehicles General Motors has recalled a further 1.5 million vehicles, some for possible problems with ignitions blamed for 12 deaths. Last month, GM called back 1.6 million cars amid questions over why it had taken years to address ...

  5. News - World - MOTORING

    General Motors chief ‘sorry’ for deaths related to recalled cars

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 08:32pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Detroit New CEO admits firm waited too long to bring vehicles in for repairs GM chief 'sorry' for deaths tied to late recall The top executive of General Motors has apologised for deaths linked to the delayed recall of 1.6 million small cars, saying the company took too long to tell owners to bring the cars in for repairs. Faced with a crisis just ...

  6. News - World - SAFETY

    Watchdog says 303 people died in car models recalled by General Motors

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 09:56pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Detroit Watchdog says 303 died when airbags failed to deploy, far more than 12 claimed by carmaker Hundreds more died in car models recalled by GM US safety regulators have recorded 303 deaths when airbags failed to deploy in 1.6 million compact cars recalled last month by General Motors, according to a study released by a safety watchdog. The new report and higher ...

  7. Lifestyle - Motoring

    Supercars shine at Geneva Motor Show

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 10:15am by Bloomberg, AP

    ... Bloomberg, AP Supercars are back in the spotlight at the Geneva International Motor Show, and mainland buyers have pounced on the fastest of them all Hyper active The world's richest ... to upstage one another at the Geneva International Motor Show, which ends on Sunday. The wave of horsepower-heavy models, including Bugatti's €2.18 million Rembrandt, underscores the return ...

  8. Business - Companies - VEHICLES

    GM hires crisis expert for recall response team

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg US firm seeks to repair reputation amid probe into cars with ignition flaws tied to 13 deaths GM hires crisis expert for recall response team General Motors has retained crisis communications expert Jeff Eller as it builds a team to help respond to the recall of small cars with faulty ignition switches tied to 13 deaths. Greg Martin, a spokesman for the Detroit-based company, ...

  9. News - World - SAFETY

    Fix for faulty GM ignition switch linked to 13 deaths cost just 57 cents

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 08:41pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Congress demands answers from General Motors' new chief executive as to why it took carmaker 10 years to recall defective vehicles Fix for faulty ... from General Motors' new chief executive on why the carmaker took 10 years to recall cars with the defect. At a hearing before a House subcommittee, GM's Mary Barra acknowledged under ...

  10. Business - China Business

    Dongfeng Motor requests trading halt as French and Peugeot officials due in China

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 02:45pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Shanghai China’s Dongfeng Motor Group, which is in talks to buy a stake in French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen, asked on Monday for a trading halt pending an announcement ... agreement, if reached, would be between Peugeot and Dongfeng or its unlisted, state-owned parent, Dongfeng Motor Corporation. Crippled by Europe’s six-year market slump, Peugeot has said it needs ...




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