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GM’s ignition switch related deaths tally climbs to 23


Yesterday a report coming from Ken Feinberg’s office, the lawyer in charge with GM’s victims’ compensation fund, has raised the total of fatalities linked to the defective ignition switch found in 2.6 million vehicles. Back in February, GM started a recall that would encompass 2.6 million vehicles, mainly Chevrolet Cobalts and Saturn Ions, with the public and federal authorities subsequently finding ...
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GM prepares to move past recalls with multi-year strategy
On Wednesday, GM’s chief executive Mary Barra is set to unveil a multi-year financial plan – akin to Marchionne’s five-year strategy for FCA – aiming to concentrate on delivering greater ...
GM talks about camouflage and shows part of the next-generation Volt
The US automaker has showed today a little part of the next-generation volt plug-in hybrid through a sneak peak of a test car that was completely covered in camouflage. We’re all ...
GM’s upgraded ratings to support financial unit
According to the automaker’s Chief Financial Officer Chuck Stevens, the company intends to reap the benefits of returning to investment grade, which could bring decreased borrowing costs, adding strength to ...
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GM ignition switch victims’ families to accept fund offer
Just days after the lawyers involved with the GM ignition switch compensation fund announced they made their first offers, families of two victims have accepted the offers. According to Robert Hilliard, ...
Report – GM and Isuzu to co-develop emerging markets pickup
According to a report coming from Japan’s Nikkei business daily, Isuzu and General Motors have signed a partnership agreement to jointly develop and market a pickup model that would reach ...
GM CEO tries to publicly reintroduce herself
Mary Barra, the first female chief executive in the auto industry, has decided to move past the recall issues that plagued the company this year, making her first public appearance ...
GM ignition switch fund gives first compensation offers to victims
The US automaker’s fund designed to compensate victims or families for deaths and injuries in relation to the 2.6 million cars recall has made the first offers to around 15 ...
China: Volkswagen to keep its edge over General Motors
The second and third global automakers in terms of sales are involved in heavy fighting when it comes to the world’s largest auto market, with VW AG overcoming in 2013 ...



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