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GM Sales Led by Chevrolet Silverado, Cruze, Equinox; Up 3.1 Percent

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General Motors has reported its May 2013 sales, and the numbers paint a rosy picture for the Detroit, Michigan-based automaker. GM sold a total of 252,894 vehicles last month from its Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC brands, representing a year-over-year increase of just 3.1 percent. Year-to-date sales for 2013 now total 1,155,503. Winners: Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra ...

J.D. Power Releases 2013 Survey Results

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J.D. Power announced the results of its annual Initial Quality Survey (IQS) for 2013. Big winners include General Motors, which racked up eight individual model wins, and Porsche, which led all automakers with 80 problems per 100 vehicles (PP100). Although it may seem that industry quality is down as a whole because of an increase in ...

Top 10 Vehicles that Deserve Two-Door Coupe Variants

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Not as many two-door coupes are available today as there once were, and we think that’s a shame. From a subcompact four-door hatchback to a pricey and powerful luxury SUV, we’ve found 10 gaps in the new car market where we’d like to see two-door variants of four-door sedans, hatchbacks, and SUVs. While a handful ...

Chevrolet Volt, Sonic, Cruze, and Spark Post Record Sales in August

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While sales superstars like the Chevrolet Volt stand out in General Motors’ August sales report, the same can’t be said for full-size SUVs like the GMC Yukon and Chevrolet Traverse. For the month of August, the Chevrolet Volt, Sonic, Cruze, and Spark all posted record sales. The Chevrolet Volt may finally be getting traction in the ...

GM June 2012 Sales Rise 15.5 Percent, Highest Month Since September 2008

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General Motors enjoyed its strongest sales month since September 2008, with a 15.5-percent year-over-year gain pushing the automaker to a total of 248,750 vehicles sold last month. The automaker says its sales boom, buoyed by all four brands posting double-digit gains, was due in part to the increased availability of credit; GM offered strong incentive ...

Recalls: 54,686 Chevrolet, GMC, Cadillac Trucks and SUVs for Steering Column Issue

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GM is recalling 55,000 2013-model-year Chevrolet, GMC, and Cadillac trucks and SUVs for a potential problem relating to the steering column. The Problem: On certain General Motors trucks and SUVs built in November and December 2012, the parking-lock cable may be fractured or the lock actuator may not have been built correctly. That means that a ...

GM To Repurchase 200 Million Shares From U.S. Treasury

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General Motors announced that it will start to buy 200 million shares currently owned by the U.S. Treasury. The move is part of the government’s efforts to shed all its holdings in GM over the next 12 to 15 months. In 2009, the U.S. Treasury purchased 500 million shares of GM as part of its ...

By the Numbers: Fascinating Stats from Nearly 20 Years of Neiman Marcus Cars

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Consider it the ultimate present for the fashionista and car enthusiast in your life – It’s the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book car, which is sold just once a year and in limited quantities. This year’s car was the 2013 McLaren 12C Spider and all 12 copies of the $354,000 drop-top were spoken for in less ...

CAW Tentatively Strikes Deal With Ford; GM, Chrysler Not Out of the Water Yet

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As of last night, the labor contracts between the Canadian Auto Wokers union and Ford, General Motors, and Chrysler expired. Ford and the CAW have tentatively struck a new deal, but GM and Chrysler have yet to come to an agreement with the union. Ford is currently in the best shape – as of yesterday afternoon, ...

Chevrolet Cruze and Silverado are GM’s Best-Sellers; GM Sales Up To 195,764 Units

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Thanks to all of its brands being up, General Motors saw its sales rise 4.7 percent year-over-year to 195,764 units in October 2012. Interestingly, the two mass-market brands Chevrolet and GMC both stayed relatively flat – the former rising 2.7 percent to 135,305 units and the latter rising 6.2 percent to 33,570 – while both of ...