| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Filed under: Truck, Marketing/Advertising, Chevrolet, GM, GMC The invitation to come out and sample product at the General Motors Proving Grounds in Milford, MI is rarely dull, and after spending this morning driving preproduction versions of the...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:56 AM
FOX LAKE Ill. (Reuters) - The news about deadly crashes linked to a faulty ignition switch, followed by wave upon wave of recalls, did not bode well for General Motors dealers earlier this year. It conjured visions of worried, frustrated drivers pouring...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Even sweet potatoes need a business plan.
For Detroit entrepreneur Charice Thomas co-owner of Sweet Potato Sensations products weren't a problem. The shop sells a variety of sweet potato-flavored items, including pies, candies, chicken and waffles....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:30 PM
General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra has made several trips to testify before Congress, most recently this month, about her company's defective ignition switches. The biggest headline-grabbing moment was her apology for the company's apparent 10-year...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Everybody's got a list. So it probably should be no surprise that somebody is telling us that Detroit ranks No. 6 as a great place to find a deal on a used car.
That's according to CarGurus.com, which not surprisingly is a car shopping and research...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 11:35 AM
TOKYO/DETROIT (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co 7267.T and other Japanese automakers on Monday recalled almost 3 million cars with potentially explosive air bags supplied by Takata Corp 7312.T, bringing the total recall so far to about 10.5 million vehicles over...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:24 PM
If you're spending your long holiday weekend strolling through used car lots, here's something else to ask your salesman while you're kicking the tires.
Is this car under any recalls?
You'd think a dealer would have to fix a recall defect on a used...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:05 AM
NBC's "Today" has landed the first TV interview ever with Pippa Middleton, sister of Kate.
Matt Lauer announced his chat with Middleton on Wednesday's "Today." It will air in two parts on Monday and Tuesday.
NBC News billed the chat as a "worldwide...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:13 AM
A Detroit man has been reunited with his 1979 Chevrolet Corvette after it was stolen from a parking lot 33 years ago, according to 7 Action News.
George Talley, 71, got a call from AAA on June 13 to tell him that his car had been located in...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 10:29 AM
A special victims-compensation consultant hired by General Motors announced the details of a sweeping program to pay for the deaths and injuries caused by faulty ignition switches in millions of the automaker’s small cars.
| Jun 6, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Get ready for the monster 'Vette.
Chevrolet plans to unleash a 650-horsepower Corvette Z06 late this year.
The automaker said it will be among the few cars with more than 600 horses that you can buy at a dealership in the U.S. It will be the most...