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Ford Starts Production Of New Aluminum F-150

Aluminum isn’t new to the auto industry, but this is the first time it will cover the entire body of such a high-volume vehicle.

11/12/2014

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AutoNation CEO Gives Feds Failing Grade In Handling Of Recalls

“Quite frankly, it’s a black eye for our industry.”

11/12/2014

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Chrysler Posts Strong Third Quarter Profit

Chrysler posts $611 million in third quarter earnings, expects to make around $2.5 billion for full year.

11/12/2014

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Audi Recalling Nearly 102,000 Cars To Fix Air Bags

Audi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.

11/06/2014

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Ford Recalls 200,000 Vehicles For Five Separate Problems

Vehicles recalled include various model years of the F-150, Flex, Transit, Transit Connect, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car.

11/06/2014

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Car And Truck Sales Show Strong–But Uneven–October Growth

Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.

11/05/2014

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Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating Mpg

The penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.

11/05/2014

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Chrysler Recalls Over 566,000 Trucks, SUVs

Chrysler is recalling more than 566,000 SUVs and trucks because malfunctioning fuel heaters can cause fires, or a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control.

10/30/2014

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CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude

“I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over,” Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.

10/30/2014

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Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar Power

Owners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.

10/29/2014

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Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability Scores

Lexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.

10/29/2014

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Man Arrested After Woman Dies In Shadow Hills Crash

A man was arrested Friday for second degree murder following a fatal traffic accident in the San Fernando Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2014

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General Motors 3Q Profit Nearly Doubles

The automaker posted a net profit of $1.38 billion, or 81 cents per share, from July through September.

10/23/2014

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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?

10/22/2014

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US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.

10/22/2014

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