Ford Wants The Feds To Protect You From Big Brother (A.K.A. Ford)

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Did Jean Claude Van Damme Ad Cause Volvo Truck Sales To Rise 31%?

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With The Government Gone, GM Can Now Start Paying Its Execs Big Bucks

Among the news of Mary Barra's appointment to CEO and a clearer explanation of his earlier-than-expected exit, retiring General Motors CEO Dan Akerson told reporters today that without government oversight, the automaker's pursestrings are a little looser. » 12/10/13 12:30pm 12/10/13 12:30pm

The Ridiculous Reason Why The Chinese Are Buying More SUVs

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People Hate Ford's Infotainment System So Much They Plan To Sue Ford

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 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? » 7/18/13 9:09am 7/18/13 9:09am

This French F1-Inspired Electric City Car Is Insane

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 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? » 4/25/13 9:01am 4/25/13 9:01am

The Japanese Are Going Crazy For Ferraris

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 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? » 4/04/13 9:19am 4/04/13 9:19am

Dodge Doesn't Want You To Drive Your New V6 Challenger

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Bailed Out GM Executives Got 'Excessive Pay' According To Watchdog

The government auditors responsible for monitoring the Trouble Asset Relief Program (i.e. TARP) say executives at three companies received pay that was "excessive" given the guidelines outlined in the program, including employees of GM and Ally (formerly GMAC). » 1/28/13 4:00pm 1/28/13 4:00pm

Bob Lutz heads back to General Motors as "Senior Advisor"

General Motors today announced it's bringing back former Vice Chairman Bob Lutz to provide counsel to the senior leadership team of the company. Although Lutz has been providing advice to GM executives informally since retiring from the company in 2010, we think maybe they realized just how much they needed a, you… » 9/02/11 11:15am 9/02/11 11:15am