The 2005 email, unearthed in April during a company wide review of ignition-switch problems, is more evidence that GM knew about safety problems for years but failed to recall troubled cars until recently.
Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.
Subaru is recalling more than 660,000 cars and SUVs because the brake lines can rust and leak fluid.
Graco is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats, bowing to demands from U.S. safety regulators, in what is now the largest seat recall in American history.
One day after a supplier for Whole Foods Markets issued a recall on 4,000 pounds of beef over fears that they could be contaminated with Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), which is commonly referred to as Mad Cow Disease, the supermarket chain says the meat in question is safe.
A recall has been announced for more than 4,000 pounds of fresh beef products, including bone-in ribeye roasts that were sold at Whole Foods stores in New England.
GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company
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.
Several hummus and dip products sold in Massachusetts have been recalled because of a possible health risk.
General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.