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Holiday car deals move earlier: 4 things to consider

DETROIT - Lexus put the red bows atop its cars a month early, and General Motors is advertising Black Friday deals two weeks before Thanksgiving as the auto industry copies traditional retailers with holiday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-13/holiday-car-deals-move-ear
UAW leaders give approval to Ford deal

...if North American profits exceed $12 billion. So far this year, Ford has made $6.6 billion in North America.General Motors workers still await word on the fate of their contract. The UAW said Friday that 55.4 percent of GM workers voted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-09/uaw-leaders-give-approval-
October US auto sales rise nearly 15 percent

...now expects total U.S. sales of 17.4 million this year, just topping the record of 17.35 million from 2001.General Motors' U.S. sales rose almost 16 percent over last October. Ford and Toyota reported 13 percent gains. Nissan sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-03/october-us-auto-sales-rise
GM recalling 1.4M cars; oil leaks can cause engine fires

DETROIT - For the third time in seven years, General Motors is recalling cars that can leak oil and catch fire, in some instances damaging garages and homes.The recall, which covers 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-27/gm-recalling-14m-cars-oil-
Regulators want faster air-bag repairs

...cautioned that the recalls, which date to 2004, could expand beyond driver and passenger front air bags. Volkswagen and General Motors recently recalled Takata inflators in seat-mounted side air bags because of a chance they could rupture.The agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-22/regulators-want-faster-air
Auto recalls

...will replace the front coil springs for free. The recall is expected to begin Nov. 30.GM trucks, SUVsDETROIT - General Motors Co. has another ignition switch problem that can cause engines to stall, but this time it was discovered before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-10-22/auto-recalls
Business events scheduled for the coming week

...results before the market opens.The Coca-Cola Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.General Motors Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.American Express Co. reports quarterly financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/business-events-scheduled-
General Motors, Hyundai, Kia issue safety recalls

General Motors SUVsDETROIT - General Motors is telling owners of some SUVs not to use the windshield wipers because a short circuit could cause the wiper motor to catch fire.The company is recalling nearly 32,000 of its 2016 Buick Enclave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-10-15/general-motors-hyundai-kia-is
Rants & Raves

...the room waiting for something to do. WHY DOES A Georgia peanut-butter maker go to prison (as he should) and General Motors executives, engineers and lawyers are walking the street scot-free? The Justice Department couldn't get $900...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-03/rants-raves
Auto sales soar 16 percent in September, led by Ford; halt in diesel sales hits VW

...U.S. sales jumped nearly 14 percent. Sales at General Motors rose 12 percent, while Toyota posted a 16 percent...Q7 were strong, and A3 sales rose 16 percent.? General Motors Co. sold 251,310 cars and trucks. Total Chevrolet sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-01/auto-sales-soar-16-percent