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Tesla investors buy the dream

Electric car maker Tesla's share price continues to rise and the total value of those shares now make it worth more than General Motors.

Electric car maker Tesla's share price continues to rise and the total value of those shares now make it worth more than General Motors.

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German economy minister seeks Opel jobs pledge from Peugeot Citroen

French carmaker Peugeot Citroen is in the process of buying German rival Opel, but fears over job losses in Germany mean Peugeot's boss has been asked for guarantees none will go.

French carmaker Peugeot Citroen is in the process of buying German rival Opel, but fears over job losses in Germany mean Peugeot's boss has been asked for guarantees none will go.

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Peugeot 3008 wins European Car of the Year

Peugeot wins European Car of the Year for 3008 model on the same day it is announced PSA Peugeot Citroen will take over Opel-Vauxhall

Peugeot wins European Car of the Year for 3008 model on the same day it is announced PSA Peugeot Citroen will take over Opel-Vauxhall

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PSA Opel-Vauxhall deal to transform European car market

The takeover by French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen of General Motors' Opel-Vauxhall is set to transform the European car market.

The takeover by French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen of General Motors' Opel-Vauxhall is set to transform the European car market.

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PSA-GM deal sparks fears for jobs

The PSA group has agreed to buy the European unit of General Motors. The deal values the business at 2.2 billion euros.

The PSA group has agreed to buy the European unit of General Motors. The deal values the business at 2.2 billion euros.

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France's PSA could buy GM's Opel/Vauxhall

In a move that could shake up the global auto industry, France's PSA Peugeot Citroen is talking to General Motors about buying Opel/Vauxhall.

In a move that could shake up the global auto industry, France's PSA Peugeot Citroen is talking to General Motors about buying Opel/Vauxhall.

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Ford profit down from Mexico plant hit

Ford has reported a quarterly loss partly linked to abandoning a planned factory in Mexico that President Trump criticised.

Ford has reported a quarterly loss partly linked to abandoning a planned factory in Mexico that President Trump criticised.

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Trump pushes GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler on US car plants

Trump has met the heads of GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler pushing them to make more vehicles in the United States and create more American jobs.

Trump has met the heads of GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler pushing them to make more vehicles in the United States and create more American jobs.

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Toyota invests in ride-hailing firm Uber

Toyota has become the latest carmaker to invest in an on-demand ride-hailing company by forging a deal with Uber. It follows General Motors investing in Lyft and Volkswagen in Gett.

Toyota has become the latest carmaker to invest in an on-demand ride-hailing company by forging a deal with Uber. It follows General Motors investing in Lyft and Volkswagen in Gett.

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General Motors issue Cadillac recall

General Motors has recalled 67,000 Cadillac ATS compact sports sedans to resolve problems with the vehicles sunroof controls. The carmaker says the

General Motors has recalled 67,000 Cadillac ATS compact sports sedans to resolve problems with the vehicles sunroof controls. The carmaker says the

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End of the line at Opel's Bochum plant

“The heart of Opel has ceased to beat,” that was the reaction of one employee as the last car rolled off the production line at the Bochum plant in

“The heart of Opel has ceased to beat,” that was the reaction of one employee as the last car rolled off the production line at the Bochum plant in

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GM's Opel cuts Russian production on slumping sales

General Motors’ Opel division in Russia is slashing production and shedding around 500 jobs. The US carmaker blames a plunge in local demand due

General Motors’ Opel division in Russia is slashing production and shedding around 500 jobs. The US carmaker blames a plunge in local demand due

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GM aims to launch low-cost models in Europe

General Motors has said it plans to enter the lucrative entry-level car market in Europe in an attempt to win back market share lost to budget

General Motors has said it plans to enter the lucrative entry-level car market in Europe in an attempt to win back market share lost to budget

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General Motors CEO grilled in Congress again over safety scandal

General Motors CEO Mary Barra was pressed on Capitol Hill for a second time on Wednesday to explain what steps it is taking to resolve a safety

General Motors CEO Mary Barra was pressed on Capitol Hill for a second time on Wednesday to explain what steps it is taking to resolve a safety

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More recall problems for General Motors

Yet another recall by General Motors – the 29th so far this year. Drivers of nearly 2.5 million vehicles worldwide will have to take them in to

Yet another recall by General Motors – the 29th so far this year. Drivers of nearly 2.5 million vehicles worldwide will have to take them in to

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Rival car makers roll out top models at Auto China show

With China now the world’s largest car market, the Beijing’s annual automobile show has become an unmissable event for car makers. US car giant

With China now the world’s largest car market, the Beijing’s annual automobile show has become an unmissable event for car makers. US car giant

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Another recall for General Motors as safety delay hearings begin

There are more problems for General Motors. It is recalling more than 1.5 million vehicles to fix a problem whereby the power assisted steering could

There are more problems for General Motors. It is recalling more than 1.5 million vehicles to fix a problem whereby the power assisted steering could

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General Motors recall 'subject to criminal investigation'

US government prosecutors are reportedly looking into whether carmaker General Motors broke the law in not properly revealing problems with some of

US government prosecutors are reportedly looking into whether carmaker General Motors broke the law in not properly revealing problems with some of

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Peugeot's crisis deepens, shares slump as GM sells off

Shares in PSA Peugeot Citroen fell a further 12 percent on Friday, after General Motors sold its stake in the struggling French carmaker. It owned

Shares in PSA Peugeot Citroen fell a further 12 percent on Friday, after General Motors sold its stake in the struggling French carmaker. It owned

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GM joins Ford in quiting carmaking in Australia

Australia is losing another carmaker. General Motors says it will stop making vehicles down under by 2017. This comes just months after Ford said

Australia is losing another carmaker. General Motors says it will stop making vehicles down under by 2017. This comes just months after Ford said

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US taxpayers no longer own part of General Motors

Washington’s bailout of General Motors is over. The US Treasury has sold its last shares in America’s largest carmaker, taking a $10 billion loss

Washington’s bailout of General Motors is over. The US Treasury has sold its last shares in America’s largest carmaker, taking a $10 billion loss

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Peugeot and GM scale back alliance

PSA Peugeot Citroen is to scale back its alliance with US company General Motors. Peugeot said a joint small-car programme with GM is likely to be

PSA Peugeot Citroen is to scale back its alliance with US company General Motors. Peugeot said a joint small-car programme with GM is likely to be

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Europe getting better for GM but no turnaround

General Motors has posted stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, based on reducing costs in its North American business along with its European

General Motors has posted stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, based on reducing costs in its North American business along with its European

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Geneva Motor Show: a tale of two markets

It is all shiny new cars and beaming smiles at the Geneva Motor Show, but what is the real state of play in the market in Europe and elsewhere? In

It is all shiny new cars and beaming smiles at the Geneva Motor Show, but what is the real state of play in the market in Europe and elsewhere? In