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GM recalling 521,817 cars in two campaigns

General Motors is recalling 521,817 vehicles worldwide in two separate campaigns. One covers a problem with the seat belts in the Chevy Malibu, and the other is a possible manufacturing error for the seats on the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon.

Spy Shots: 2012 Chevrolet Malibu draws closer

2012 Chevrolet Malibu spy shots – Click above for high-res image gallery

Rumormill: GM to follow Hyundai with four-cylinder-only mid-size cars

Hyundai made some news last fall when it launched the all-new 2011 Sonata with a four-cylinder-only engine lineup. It now looks like General Motors might be following suit for its mid-sizers. By leaving out larger V6 engines as a possibility, Hyundai was able to design a lighter structure while still meeting new safety requirements and maintaining passenger volume. GM has already opted for four-cylinder engines in the new Buick Regal even though it didn't get any structural weight advantage sinc

Spy Shots: 2012 Chevrolet Malibu continues its camo striptease

The 2012 Chevrolet Malibu has been busted again, wearing front and rear camo, which is more camo than it wore the last time we saw it. It's clear that the flanks are getting just enough etching to add some visual interest, but we're wondering how far the front and back treatments will move toward Regal-ish styling or whether they'll carve a place of their own. That Volvo- and Camry-esque trunk treatment has really got us going...

2012 Chevrolet Malibu design completely revealed in patent filings?

2010 Chevrolet Malibu patent drawings – Click above for high-res image gallery