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  1. Letter: On biblical valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    ... aise its wage by 20 percent, it must raise the price of hamburgers 20 percent or go out of business, likewise General Motors and the price of autos.

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  2. Hyundai's - First Date' ad is top Super Bowl spot in USA Today pollRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... time and spending nearly $97 million in 2015 alone, according to Kantar Media. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors are among the top five spenders on Super Bowl advertising over the past decade. The industry that once led the trend of ...

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  3. Detroit 3's share of rental fleet declined in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Automotive News

    U.S. deliveries to rental fleets in 2015 rose 9 percent to the highest number of vehicles since 2007, according to Manheim's 2016 Used Car Market Report. General Motors, Ford Motor Co.

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  4. General MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Automotive News

    General Motors gained a chunk of share in the full-sized pickup segment last year. But it faces stiffer competition from Ford and Ram in 2016.... Read More >> When Land Rover built the last Defender off-roader on Jan. 29 at its Solihull plant in the U.K., it ended a production run spanning 68 years.

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  5. Report: Ford to double production in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Potosi. Ford also plans to expand an existing plant in CuautitlA n. Williams argues that Ford, as well as General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, are all earning profits now in North America and says they don't need to move production to make ...

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  6. Fire concerns in Flint after possible corrosionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WXYZ

    ... systems inside buildings. Shortly after the city switched water courses to the Flint River in April 2014, General Motors stopped using it because it was too corrosive. They tapped into Flint Township which used Detroit water. Flint's fire chief and ...

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  7. Automakers opt for less TV time during Super BowlRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... time and spending almost $97 million in 2015 alone, according to Kantar Media. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors are among the top five spenders on Super Bowl advertising over the past decade. The industry that once led the trend of ...

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  8. In Flint, helping is just what you doRead the original story

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... was a highlight, chock-full of new iron. Flint peaked in the 1960s with a population close to 200,000, six General Motors factories creating homeowners. Even as a teen, I recognized Flint as a smaller version of Detroit -- Buick City and Motor City ...

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  9. GM sacrifices rental sales to nab higher-margin businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Automotive News

    GM wants to reallocate rental volume to more profitable channels, such as retail sales or the other fleet segments, such as commercial, which includes vans, pickups and other vehicles sold to small businesses and big corporate users. DETROIT -- For a long time, General Motors relied on rental sales to make its monthly totals look better.

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  10. UAW was unprepared for social media influence on talks, Williams saysRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Automotive News

    ... at a roundtable with reporters at the union's Detroit headquarters. The UAW ratified new labor contracts with General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler, along with manufacturers including John Deere and Nexteer, last year following contentious rounds ...

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  11. North America, China power GM to record $9.7b annual profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KLTV Tyler

    If you're an automaker, especially one from Detroit, conditions probably aren't going to be better for you to make a lot of cash. For General Motors, that's what happened last year as the company posted a record $9.7 billion net profit.

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  12. Can Nissan breach Fortress Detroit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Automotive News

    ... discounts widely available to the local population. But now Nissan wants to get serious in the hometown of General Motors, Ford and Chry-sler. It aims to overtake Honda as Detroit's perennial import leader, building a 3 percent share instead of its ...

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  13. Campbell-Ewald CEO Palmer terminated by parent companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Automotive News

    After a turbulent tenure marked with stunning account losses and the recent disclosure of a racist email sent by a staff member, Jim Palmer is out as CEO of Campbell Ewald, the Detroit ad agency known for its longtime ties to General Motors. "Interpublic Group announced that it has terminated Jim Palmer, the CEO of Campbell Ewald, effectively immediately," the agency holding company said in a two-sentence statement today.

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  14. Over-the-air updates on varied pathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Automotive News

    ... used over-the-air updates to handle software improvements for telematics controllers, such as those that run General Motors' OnStar service. Those updates have been done over cellular networks. But cellular data can be expensive. This may be why ...

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  15. Latecomers to Mexico face fight for resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Automotive News

    ... fight for resources now." Mexico has had several waves of expansion in auto production. Ford, Fiat Chrysler, General Motors and Volkswagen have long had assembly and parts plants there and are expanding capacity in the country. Honda and Mazda ...

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  16. GM bundles, expands ride-sharing efforts under new Maven brandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Automotive News

    Maven is the latest move by GM designed to confront growing competition from car-sharing services like Zipcar and ride-sharing services such as Uber. DETROIT -- General Motors is consolidating and expanding its car-sharing programs under a new brand, Maven, in its latest push to adapt to new business models that could threaten to undercut the way automakers have made money for decades.

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  17. Graves Registry: Between a rock and a wet placeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... popular item in Flint than tickets to the latest "Star Wars" movie. Flint was once a booming metropolis where General Motors operated several plants that employed 80,000 people. Its rapid decline was chronicled in an incisive 1989 documentary by ...

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  18. 'Pickup Wars' Underscores Sector's ImportanceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | RV Business

    ... Sweeney, U.S. vice president of Chevrolet, said in an interview last month. The latest quarterly results from General Motors and Ford underscore just how critical pickups remain to the bottom lines of the domestic automakers. Each topped $10 billion ...

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  19. The Wall Street Journal: Ford to double Mexico factory capacity in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... in 2018, more than double what it built in 2015, according to people briefed on the plan. The plan mirrors General Motors Co.'s Ford will build a new assembly complex in San Luis Potosi, and expand an existing factory near Mexico City. The moves ...

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  20. Our Opinion: Context is all in Flint tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... spring itself upon startled government officials. The Detroit Free Press reported in October of 2014 that General Motors pulled an engine plant off the Flint River feed because the water was corroding its equipment. Yet, the city kept using the ...

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