Lawyer Claims GM Lied About Recall To Settle Lawsuit

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The Chinese Love Safe, Youthful American Cars

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 4/10/14 9:35am 4/10/14 9:35am

What Happens If Tennessee Doesn't Get Promised Jobs After UAW Defeat?

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 2/17/14 9:30am 2/17/14 9:30am

Volkswagen Calls B.S. On Senator Corker's UAW Threat

"There is no connection between our Chattanooga employees' decision about whether to be represented by a union and the decision about where to build a new product for the U.S. market." – Volkswagen Chattanooga. Your turn Senator Corker. » 2/13/14 10:37am 2/13/14 10:37am

Bugatti Trying To Unload $84.9 Million Worth Of Veyron Convertibles

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Republicans Applaud Jobs From GM Bailout They Opposed

Happy days came back Friday to Spring Hill, Tenn., when General Motors announced it would rehire 483 laid-off workers to build four-cylinder engines. On hand to cheer the news: Three Republican lawmakers who opposed the bailout that saved GM. » 9/18/10 9:30am 9/18/10 9:30am

OnStar Leads Perp To Justice, GM to Republican Senator's Good Graces

The cross-dressing 22-year-old who carjacked the Tahoe belonging to anti-Detroit Tennessee Senator Bob Corker's lovely daughter was just sentenced to two years in prison, thanks in part to GM's OnStar system. Good thing she wasn't driving a Volkswagen. [Washington Post] » 7/23/10 3:00pm 7/23/10 3:00pm

Foreign Automaker-Loving Senator's Daughter's Chevy Saved By GM OnStar

The daughter of Senator Bob Corker, ardent Detroit carmaker critic and lover of foreign automakers, has GM's OnStar system to thank for recovering her Chevy Tahoe after being carjacked in D.C. yesterday. Let's see her try that in a Nissan. » 12/04/09 9:00am 12/04/09 9:00am

VIDEO: Jalopnik Nearly Runs Over Senator Bob Corker

Senator Corker, main man against the automaker bailout plan, and his security detail, are not amused as we nearly careen into them with our Mobile Command Center at the Detroit Auto Show. » 1/15/09 6:00pm 1/15/09 6:00pm

Senator Corker Comes To Detroit, Cavorts With Ze Germans

Senator Bob Corker, Nissan Republican, toured the Detroit Auto Show to talk to auto executives and Jalopnik in the video below. Note how much security he has around him. » 1/13/09 6:45pm 1/13/09 6:45pm