Tom Krisher

General Motors looks to new vehicles, China to boost profit


MILFORD, Mich. — General Motors CEO Mary Barra told investors Wednesday that GM plans a raft of new models and a big push to sell... Read more

Safety agency studying Toyota acceleration problem

DETROIT — A U.S. safety agency is looking into a car owner’s allegations that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds... Read more

GM promises semi-automated car


DETROIT — Cars that can talk to each other and almost drive themselves at freeway speeds are just two years away from the showroom,... Read more

Federal judge sends key GM case to Georgia court


DETROIT — A federal judge in Atlanta has sent an important wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors back to a Georgia court.... Read more

Effort to fix ignition switches touched off GM recall problems


DETROIT — General Motors’ deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve its cars.

As the company began... Read more

GM won't cap payments to crash victims ...


DETROIT — When Kenneth Fein­berg announces the terms of General Motors’ plan to pay victims of crashes caused by bad ignition... Read more