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Senators express frustration with Takata, US safety regulators over ongoing air bag recalls

...Takata investigation as well as last year's recall of General Motors Co. vehicles for defective ignition switches. NHTSA...commit to a compensation fund for victims just as General Motors. GM hired compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-23/senators-express-frustration-takata
NASCAR's s aerodynamic package will change for Kentucky race

...the team currently uses Chevrolet and gets cars and engines from Richard Childress Racing, it's not part of any General Motors program."It's about business," team general manager Joe Garone said. "We are in a sport that is real expensive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-17/nascars-s-aerodynamic-pack
May's US sales beat forecasts

...of lower sales to rental car companies and other auto fleets.Subaru led automakers with a 12 percent sales gain. General Motors' sales rose 3 percent, Fiat Chrysler was up 4 percent and Honda rose 1 percent.All four automakers benefited as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/mays-us-sales-beat-forecas
What Is It?

...that had been available in cars from Chrysler and General Motors since 1953, and even in cars from Nash since 1954...the 'Y-block' 272-and 292-cubic-inchers. General Motors Corp. had gone to a 12-volt system for all its vehicles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-28/did-you-identify-last-weeks-1
General Motors, Subaru models added to massive Takata air bag recall

DETROIT - General Motors and Subaru are adding vehicles to the growing list of models being...Here's a breakdown of the vehicles added to the recall Friday:? General Motors: About 375,000 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra HD trucks from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-29/general-motors-subaru-mode
For AT&T, telephone only part of service

...such as OnStar navigation and roadside assistance. AT&T has partnerships with eight car manufacturers, including General Motors, Ford and BMW, and expects to be the data-service provider for half of the new wireless-connected passenger vehicles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-23/att-diversifies-its-offeri
Recall on auto air bags double for Takata in US

...transmissions that could slip into reverse.The Takata recall dwarfs last year's highly publicized recall of 2.6 million General Motors small cars for defective ignition switches and Toyota's recalls of 10 million vehicles for problems with unintended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/recall-auto-air-bags-doubl
Auto safety agency admits flaws, begins reforms after GM case

DETROIT - The U.S. government's auto safety agency acknowledged Friday that a deadly defect in General Motors ignition switches went unresolved for a decade because agency staffers didn't understand air bag technology and didn't challenge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/auto-safety-agency-admits-
What Is It?

...recognized the 49 Ford: "I know my grandfather had a '51. A friend had a 1948 and I know that body different. I was a General Motors and Chrysler person. Since I been grown, I'm mostly a Chrysler person."Gerald Byrd: The gas filler cap was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/what-it
Only 3 of 7 midsize SUVs scored well in insurance crash test

...the Toyota Highlander earned a "Top Safety Pick Plus" rating, while the Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain made by General Motors got "Top Safety Pick" designations along with the Kia Sorento and Nissan Pathfinder.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-12/only-3-7-midsize-suvs-scored-well-i