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GM to discontinue mild hybrid Malibu, Vue, Aura for 2010 model year

2009 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery

GM to discontinue mild hybrid Malibu, Vue, Aura for 2010 model year

2009 Chevrolet Malibu hybrid - click above for high res image gallery

Here comes the hurt: GM will "temporary idle" 30% of its production next quarter

Citing "rapidly deteriorating market conditions," GM announced major reductions today for its production plans starting in the first quarter of 2009. Plants throughout the US, Canada and Mexico will have shifts and lines "temporary idled" while GM deals with declining sales. All told, about 250,000 units will be removed from production, GM said in a statement. Most, but certainly not all, of the idled plants currently build large vehicles, something Sebastian Blanco

In the AutoblogGreen Garage: 2007 Saturn Aura Green Line hybrid

Click on the photo of the Aura hybrid for a huge high-res gallery