General Motors is recalling nearly 92,000 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedans to fix a problem with the power sunroof controls.
The new mid size pickup was cited for what Motor Trend called a “right-sized” package.
For the owners of 189,000 General Motors SUVs, the days of parking them outside the garage for fear that they could catch fire will soon come to an end.
At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
The death toll from crashes involving GM small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.
Vehicles could leak, posing a fire risk. No fires or injuries have been reported.
Now, the new car can tattle on any valet who doesn’t take a slow, direct route to a parking space.
The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.
Out of the hundreds of makes and models of vehicles on American roadways only 22 can say they are among the safest on the road – that according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
The 2014 Chevrolet Impala is the only non-luxury car to earn the highest rating in tests of high-tech crash prevention systems.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested cars equipped with collision warning and automatic braking systems. It gave a “superior” rating to eight of vehicles.