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    Official: GM recalling over 40,000 Chevy, Pontiac and Saturn models over fuel pump woes

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a recall for a number of General Motors cars and crossovers bought or currently registered in the hot-climate states of Arkansas, Arizona, California, Nevada, Oklahoma and Texas. As many as 40,859 units consisting of the 2007 Chevrolet ...

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    REPORT: Suzuki XL7 production put on "indefinite hold"

    According to Automotive News, Suzuki has elected to halt production of its only North American-built model, the slow-selling three-row XL7 crossover. Blaming the nation's subprime loan crisis, Suzuki spokesman Hideo Kojima has confirmed that no additional examples of the America-only model will ...

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    Officially Official: GM kills Pontiac *UPDATED with LIVE webcast embed*

    Rumors from late last week have come home to roost, and as part of its restructuring efforts, General Motors has just announced that Pontiac will be "phased out by the end of 2010." GM will continue to build its accelerated viability plan around four brands: Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, and GMC.As ...

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    Spy Shots: GMC Terrain spotted looking all but production-ready

    Click above for a high-res image gallery of GMC Terrain spy shots
    Judging by the looks of this prototype, plans for a GMC version of General Motors' updated Theta platform are almost ready for prime-time. Essentially the replacement for the Pontiac Torrent, this cladded-up GMC Terrain prototype ...

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    What to choose instead of a G8 ST? The Torrent GXP, of course

    Click above for high-res gallery of what would have been the 2010 Pontiac G8 ST
    Remember when the Pontiac G8 ST had just been announced for production and General Motors had not yet chosen a name for its new not-a-camino? A contest was held, a winner was chosen and the Poncho sport truck got the ...

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    UPDATE: 2009 GMC Terrain a new vehicle, will join a new Chevy Equinox

    Okay, the Automotive News story we were tipped on earlier is now out, and we can clarify the details about the upcoming 2009 GMC Terrain. As initially reported, the Terrain replaces the Pontiac Torrent, which gets laid to rest as Pontiac becomes car-focused once again. The news is that Terrain will ...

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    REPORT: 2009 GMC Terrain to replace Pontiac Torrent in US

    Click image to enlargeUPDATE: The 2009 GMC Terrain will be a new, Jeep Liberty-sized vehicle and not the Middle East version with the same name shown above. Details here. var digg_url = ''; With the Torrent dropped from ...

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    Solstice coupe due in 2008, Torrent dead, RWD G5 under development

    Automotive News has been pumping out a ton of information about the General's future products, and between buffing fingerprints off the crystal ball and making phone calls to unnamed sources, they've shed some light on the future of Pontiac.According to AN, we can expect to get a hard-top version ...

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    GM's future involves a new CUV in 2011

    Stricter mileage standards being voted on by the government is already taking its toll on automakers like GM, which now have to shift focus onto smaller and more fuel efficient vehicles. Traditional bread winners such as big heavy SUVs are being phased out by a new generation of smaller and more ...

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    Chinese carmakers now doing mashups! Meet the Lexiac RX Torrent

    UPDATE: Added more live shots from Autoblog Chineseclick above image to view more pics of the Huanghai Fast NCV, aka Lexiac RX TorrentOver in Shanghai this week, all the local producers are bringing out their latest wares. By now we've gotten used to seeing Chinese cars that bear remarkable ...

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    Spy Shots: GM's super Thetas from Chevy and Pontiac

    The Chevy Equinox and Pontiac Torrent, General Motors' two badge-engineered SUVs based on the Theta platform, are about as vanilla as sport utilities come. Therefore, we've been eager to learn more info about high performance versions the General has in the works. The Equinox one will be badged as ...

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    New York Auto Show: 2007 Mitsubishi Outlander on-hand impressions

    Mitsubishi's first Outlander unwittingly lived up to its name, operating on the fringes of mainstream SUVdom, largely failing to cross-over to the widespread success of competitors like Ford's Escape and Honda's CR-V. It wasn't that it was a horrible vehicle, but it didn't offer much in the way ...


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