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2013 Saturn Aura (Photo credit: Saturn Corporation)

GM Recalls About 60,000 Saturns To Fix Gear Shifts

General Motors is recalling nearly 60,000 Saturn Aura midsize cars because the automatic transmission shift levers can show the wrong gear.

05/07/2014

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GM Recalling 50,000 SUVs Over Gas Gauge Issue

General Motors is recalling 50,000 SUVs because the fuel gauges may give false readings.

05/06/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective Switch

Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.

04/07/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Recalls Another 1.3 Million Vehicles

General Motors is recalling another 1.3 million vehicles.

04/01/2014

(Photo Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Ignition Switch Issue

Federal safety regulators say General Motors knew about an ignition switch defect years before they said they did.

03/13/2014

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GM Adds 842,000 Vehicles To Ignition Switch Recall, Fix Not Available Till April

The U.S. government’s auto safety watchdog likely is looking into whether General Motors was slow to report problems that led to 13 deaths and a massive recall of small cars.

02/26/2014

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General Motors Recall Expanded

A big General Motors recall is being expanded.

02/26/2014

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Report Shows Increase In Reported Car Problems Over Last 3 Years

The 2014 vehicle dependability study by JD Power and Associates says the number of owner-reported problems of 3-year-old cars, trucks and SUVs has increased six percent since last year.

02/13/2014

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General Motors Recalls SUVs Over Fire Risk

General Motors is recalling more than 193,652 SUVs from the 2006 and 2007 model years because a circuit board in the driver’s door could short and cause a fire.

06/15/2013

Oohs and Ahhs the order of the day as the media gets their first glimpse of the 2014 Z-28 Camaro

Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi: Chevy Back With Revived Z-28 Model

The crowded North Hall of the Javits Center that houses the New York International Auto Show was buzzing late last month as the automotive world was gathered to take a look at the refreshed 2014 Camaro.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/25/2013

2013 Cadillac ATS Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Cadillac ATS 2.0 Turbo AWD

This edition of Drivetime puts us in a nameplate that is looking to reclaim the title “Standard of the World,” Cadillac and the car that could go a long way toward getting them there – the ATS.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/25/2013

Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi-Road Test: 2013 GMC Acadia Denali

The midsize SUV is alive and well and thriving at GMC! That’s my takeaway after spending a week in the hot off the presses GMC Acadia Denali.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/20/2013

(Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

The Stingray Is Back And Drivetime Gets A First Look

It certainly has created a stir, General Motors got out in front of the pack at the 2013 North American Auto Show in Detroit as they revealed the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Sunday night.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2013

(Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Cadillac XTS All-Wheel Drive

The Cadillac XTS all-wheel drive offers world-class build quality, intuitive electronics, comfortable seating, connected driving and sharp design that, simply put, will compete with anything in it’s class.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/13/2013

Barack Obama (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.

Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.

10/29/2012

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