GM recalls 15,000 Malibu sedans for fire threat

1:29 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 15, 2013
General Motors is recalling nearly 15,000 Chevrolet Malibu sedans from model year 2013 to check for faulty wiring harnesses that could cause a fire. GM today also said it is recalling 44,406 Malibus from model year 2014 to check an issue that could cause the cars' defrosters to malfunction.... Read More »


Chevy begins marketing push for fast-tracked 2014 Malibu

10:20 am U.S. ET | Oct. 9, 2013
Chevrolet is launching a full-blown marketing campaign for the re-engineered 2014 Malibu, a bid to jump-start sales after the previous model year's major redesign failed to resonate with shoppers. "We're looking at this as an all-new launch," Chevy marketing chief Chris Perry told reporters at a media drive here today.... Read More »


Mazda's prices zoom-zoom from the pack

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2013
After going on sale in January, the Mazda6 now commands the highest average transaction price in the cutthroat mid-sized sedan segment, according to data from Read More »


In '14 Malibu, eAssist value questionable

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 7, 2013
The Chevrolet Malibu Eco, which uses General Motors' eAssist mild-hybrid system to boost fuel efficiency, is about to become a tough sell.... Read More »


GM boosts Malibu's mpg in bid to revive sales

9:24 am U.S. ET | Aug. 28, 2013
The re-engineered 2014 Chevrolet Malibu will get a bump in its fuel economy rating for city driving -- to 25 miles per gallon, from 22 -- in a bid to revive the mid-sized sedan's sluggish sales.... Read More »


GM stair-step aims to juice Chevy sales

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 19, 2013
Sales of 2014 and 2013 Impalas, Camaros, Cruzes and Sonics are eligible under a GM stair-step program for August.... Read More »


GM volume up 7%, propelled by trucks, small cars

2:00 pm U.S. ET | July 2, 2013
General Motors' June sales rose 7 percent, as strong demand for pickups and small cars propelled Chevrolet to its strongest month in nearly five years.... Read More »


Reuss: Rapid Malibu redo shows new GM mind-set

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 3, 2013
General Motors' rushed restyling of the Chevrolet Malibu spotlights a more assertive approach to product development, GM North America President Mark Reuss says. Reuss last week unveiled a roomier and more fuel-efficient Malibu for 2014, aimed at reversing the car's sales slide in the critical mid-sized sedan market.... Read More »


Chevy's rushed redo boosts Malibu space, mileage for 2014

11:00 am U.S. ET | May 31, 2013
GM is making its next Chevrolet Malibu roomier and more fuel efficient as part of an unusually early overhaul aimed at reversing its sales slide in the critical mid-sized car market.... Read More »


Mid-sized sedans, hot in 2012, cool off

5:11 pm U.S. ET | May 1, 2013
For the third straight month, a different car has topped the giant mid-sized sedan market, a segment that has significantly slowed this year as competition intensifies. Sales declined in April for seven of the 10 top mid-sized cars. Overall, mid-sized car sales fell 1 percent in the month and are up just 2 percent so far this year.... Read More »


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