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  1. Detroit 3 show interest in UAW health care overhaul ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Automotive News

    The Detroit 3 automakers are showing increased interest in the UAW's proposal that they pool their healthcare systems, a sign that contract talks between the union and manufacturers are down to the big money issues. The UAW and bargainers for General Motors, Ford Motor Co.

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  2. UAW negotiators pledge they'll prevail in Ford contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Automotive News

    ... America." The UAW is facing a Sept. 14 deadline to negotiate contracts for more than 140,000 workers at Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. After a decade of no raises for some workers, lower wages and benefits for others, the union ...

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  3. 5. NGK Insulators to pay $65.3 million U.S. fine for price-fixing, obstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... of justice. The charges were filed today in U.S. District Court in Detroit. The parts were sold to General Motors, Toyota Motor Corp., Nissan Motor co. and others between 2002 and 2010, the government said. In addition, NGK was charged with ...

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  4. General Motors Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.36Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    General Motors Company declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 3rd, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. Investors of record on Monday, September 14th will be given a dividend of 0.36 per share by the auto manufacturer on Tuesday, September 29th.

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  5. Corvair Rampside recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    ... by Chevrolet, this model won "Best of Show" award at the Detroit Area Corvair club show held in late August. General Motors' answer to the at-that-time burgeoning interest in compact vehicles - thanks in large part to the Volkswagen "bug" - was the ...

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  6. NGK Insulators to pay $65.3 million U.S. fine for price-fixing, obstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... of justice. The charges were filed today in U.S. District Court in Detroit. The parts were sold to General Motors, Toyota Motor Corp., Nissan Motor co. and others between 2002 and 2010, the government said. In addition, NGK was charged with ...

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  7. Takata settles U.S. patent infringement case for airbag sensorsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... a vehicle seat is carrying an adult, an infant car safety seat or other objects. IEE has been supplying General Motors with its BodySense product since 2008 and Takata has supplied its own sensor, called the CS3, to some Asian automakers since 2012. ...

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  8. Detroit 3 and UAW could create healthcare poolRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Healthcare costs continue to multiply in the US with no clear end in sight, but the United Auto Workers and the Big Three are negotiating a way to rapid growth under control. As part of the latest contract talks, the union has an idea to create a healthcare pool across all of its members at Ford , General Motors , and FCA US .

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  9. Elio Motors announces another production start delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... of which $1.6 million is classified as short-term. Elio Motor's surplus manufacturing equipment at the former General Motors plant has been pledged as collateral to secure the repayment of the loans. "All along we have been making payments on those ...

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  10. UAW members at GM vote to authorize a strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tire Business

    Workers represented by the United Auto Workers at General Motors Co. plants overwhelmingly authorized union leadership to strike the car maker if the two sides reach an impasse during talks over a new wage and benefit pact.

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  11. Bill Ford says health care co-op possible in UAW talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Automotive News

    ... raised the idea of creating a health-care cooperative for active union and nonunion employees at Ford, General Motors Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in a June roundtable with reporters. In addition to the health-care issue, Ford Motor has ...

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  12. Business briefs: Detroit had another good month in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    Detroit's three carmakers all reported surprisingly robust August sales, powered by pickups and sport-utility vehicles, suggesting U.S. consumers are undeterred by the marked decline in global stock markets. Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported unexpected sales increases, while General Motors posted a small drop, after cutting back low-margin sales to rental fleets, and boosted its full-year outlook for the market by 300,000 vehicles.

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  13. GM Ceo joins Facebook, doesn't mince wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | USA Today

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra is going where the rest of us have already gone: Facebook. She just started a page, where she is identified as a "public figure," which sounds less intimidating than CEO.

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  14. Fiat's Marchionne raises pressure on General Motors for merger talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The China Post

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne is raising pressure on much larger rival General Motors for merger talks, saying in a Detroit interview the logic of the deal is "irrefutable." But Marchionne acknowledged in the interview with Automotive News, published late Sunday, that GM has brushed him off since he first floated the idea earlier this year.

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  15. US auto sales stronger than expected in August on trucks, SUVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... fuel prices, are in good shape and that should keep sales strong," said Kurt McNeil, head of U.S. sales for General Motors Co . Bill Fay, head of Toyota brand sales in the U.S. market, pointed out that U.S. consumer confidence in August was at its ...

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  16. Ford's sales rise 5% for best August since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | MLive.com

    ... having the Labor Day weekend to help boost sales. Fiat Chrsler reported a 2 percent rise earlier Tuesday, and General Motors is expected to announce its sales results momentarily. Sales of Ford's all-important F-Series trucks rose 5 percent to ...

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  17. GM posts industry-leading 6% August retail sales growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | MLive.com

    General Motors reported a 0.7 percent decrease in total August deliveries in the U.S. to 270,480 units. That means two of the three of the Detroit automakers have defied analyst expectations and reported annual sales rises for August.

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  18. Won't Back Down: Sergio Marchionne Still Pushing for Fiat-Chrysler/GM MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Car & Driver

    Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is still pushing for what he sees as an inevitable merger with General Motors, despite months of rejected meetings and ignored phone calls. The man in the black sweater hit hard in a recent must-read interview with Automotive News , claiming that combining with the world's second-largest automaker could generate $30 billion a year in revenue, or roughly $5 billion more than what both companies earn separately.

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  19. Fiat Chrysler chief wants to hook up with GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Tire Business

    General Motors Co. has flatly rejected the advances of its crosstown rival, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is not going away - not by a long shot.

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  20. Take Your Recalled Jeep To The Shop And Get $100 In Cold, Hard CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Jalopnik

    ... the company seems to be in a weird place with its CEO apparently going nuts over his desired merger with General Motors , Fiat Chrysler is topping the U.S. sales charts at the moment. Once again, Jeep and Ram sales are blowing up thanks to cheap ...

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