| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
General Motors Co is recalling hundreds of thousands of cars over a defect in the parking brake that could cause a fire, a letter by the top U.S. auto safety regulator showed.
The problem occurred with GM's 2013-2015 Cadillac XTS and the 2014-2015...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Taking aim directly at German sport sedans, Cadillac launched the ATS-V at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday.
The 455-horsepower coupe and sedan are chasing BMW's M3 and M4 sedan/coupe duo, as well as Mercedes-AMG’s forthcoming C63 sedan,...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The number of people killed in crashes caused by a faulty ignition switch in older General Motors cars now stands at 19, almost 50% higher than the automaker’s previous estimate, and could rise to well over 100.
That is according to the first...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 7:35 AM
When General Motors designers created the Chevrolet Chaparral concept car for the Los Angeles Auto Show — and a digital version for the Gran Turismo PlayStation game — they tossed out all the rules they believe stifle innovation in auto...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
When Mike Pallone Chevrolet, a four-decade-old car dealership in the prosperous Northern Virginia suburbs, needed a lawyer to argue its case for help from the Department of Motor Vehicles back in 2007, it went looking to the small country town of Front...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:05 AM
Half a century ago Ralph Nader published “Unsafe at Any Speed,” which warned of the hazards built into the Chevrolet Corvair. Today, General Motors' safety record is still being justly vilified, most recently for an ignition defect blamed...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:12 AM
Watch this: Russia's 2014 oil production hits post-Soviet high 10.58 million barrels per day. Automakers General Motors' and Volkswagen Group of America's wishes for a Happy New Year include a recall of thousands of full-size trucks, sport utility...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 2:45 PM
General Motors Co. is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and sport utility vehicles for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.
The recall, announced Thursday, covers certain 2011-12 models and 2007-14 models...
| Dec 26, 2014
So many stories, so hard to choose a top 12.
The world of business didn't disappoint in 2014, with megadeals, a fictional assassination plot, hacking and new agreements to clear the air dominating the news.
Long-suffering Detroit took a big step...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 9:36 AM
For a 5,360-pound pickup, the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 makes a surprisingly nimble mobile office.
While luxury automakers Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi tiptoe into on-board Internet access, General Motors is loading most of its 2015 pickups, SUVs and...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:40 AM
If you drive a car made in the early 2000s, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants you to see your dealer -- right now.
The federal agency issued a rare alert Monday, warning that owners of vehicles fitted with airbags made by Takata...