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GM, Tesla, Aston Martin announce recalls for potential fire hazards

GM, Tesla, Aston Martin announce recalls for potential fire hazards 3Automotive recalls are nothing new, but three in one week all for potential fire hazards is unique. Cadillac, Tesla and Aston Martin have all announced recalls for problems ranging from electrical cable issues to faulty power steering lines to cracked suspension arms.

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GM confirms first compact car in two decades with 2012 Buick Verano

GM confirms first compact car in two decades with 2012 Buick Verano 4For the first time in more than 20 years, General Motors will introduce a compact car to its Buick lineup. The entry-sized Buick Verano will be assembled at GM’s plant in Michigan scheduled to reopen in 2011.

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GM, Nissan dominate North American best car nominees

GM, Nissan dominate North American best car nominees 5General Motors and Nissan dominate the list of 14 cars being considered for the 2011 North American Car of the Year. The list includes two electric vehicles, the Chevrolet Volt and the Nissan Leaf.

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GM recalls nearly 250,000 recent SUVs for potential safety belt issues

GM recalls nearly 250,000 recent SUVs for potential safety belt issues 6General Motors is recalling more than 243,000 model year 2009/2010 crossover sport utility vehicles, including the Chevy Traverse, Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia and Saturn Outlook, to inspect safety belts for possible damage.

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General Motors CEO resigns as carmaker posts best results in six years

General Motors CEO resigns as carmaker posts best results in six years 7General Motors will have its fourth CEO is in less than 18 months with the announcement of the resignation of current boss Ed Whitacre. The move comes as GM posted its second straight profitable quarter as the No. 1 carmaker in the United States in terms of sale announced earnings of $1.3 billion.

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