http://www.freep.com - Lawyers say a settlement has been reached in a claim over a faulty GM ignition switch involved in a deadly accident.
http://www.thedetroitbureau.com - GM settled the third of a series of critical trials over an ignition-switch defect that could make cars stall and lose power while driving.
http://www.leftlanenews.com - The Japanese automaker does not want to lose its leadership role in the EV segment.
http://www.businessinsider.com - The two most important auto markets in the world are the US and China. The US is the most competitive — if you can make it here, you can make it anywhere.
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk - The Cold War was thawing in 1985, and PM Margaret Thatcher was in her second term. In response to the Heysel Stadium tragedy in Belgium, all English football clubs were banned from European competition for five years. The Ford Escort was the best-selling cars in 1985, with the Vauxhall Cavalier in second.
http://www.autoguide.com - No, the Bolt doesn't have the trendiness the Tesla does, but the Chevy offering still has a lot going for it.
http://media.chevrolet.com - Chevrolet revealed the 2016 Silverado Rally Edition today at the Texas Motor Speedway, extending Silverado’s line of special editions – which offers more choices for truck buyers than any other brand. To celebrate the introduction of the new Rally, Silverado special editions are taking over the Speedway this weekend, each paired with a different Chevrolet Racing driver. Beginning today, Chevy fans can vote for their favorite special edition team.
http://www.motortrend.com - Flexibility is why new car buyers today often consider crossovers instead of midsize sedans, and our long-term 2015 Honda CR-V really delivers here. That shouldn’t be surprising, considering the HR-V and Pilot are function-and-flexibility stars in their respective segments.
http://www.motortrend.com - The 2016 Lexus LX 570 is the latest recipient in a long line of lucky vehicles to get the corporate spindle grille. This time, we think it looks great. On the RX it’s extreme, and we wonder why Lexus would take such a chance with one of its best-sellers, but on the LX we think the sheer size of the 6,230-pound SUV matches up well with the huge, aggressive mug.
http://www.goauto.com.au - Mike Simcoe to take over from Ed Welburn as global head of GM design.