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New GM Finance Chief Is Optimistic
Murkowski: Dems Leaned on Automakers to Oppose Her on Climate
Ford Motor Co. Shares Hit Five-Year High
Ford's Mulally Says Volvo, Geely Talks Continuing
More Than 100 Complaints Lodged Over Fixed Toyotas
Toyota Reviews Electronics in U.S. Corolla, Matrix Cars
Toyota Faces Racketeering Claims in Consumer Suits
Ford, GM Earn High Marks in Latest J.D. Power Study
Honda Plans Lithium-Ion Civic to Narrow Toyota's Lead
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New GM Finance Chief Is Optimistic

General Motors Co. has a reasonable chance of becoming profitable in 2010 and a "remarkably strong" balance sheet eight months after emerging from bankruptcy, GM Chief Financial Officer Chris Liddell said Wednesday in his first public comments since taking the job. (Read more)
Source: The Wall Street Journal

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Murkowski: Dems Leaned on Automakers to Oppose Her on Climate

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) on Wednesday said that auto industry opposition to her plan to block EPA climate change regulations stems from pressure by Democratic leaders. (Read more)
Source: The Hill

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Ford Motor Co. Shares Hit Five-Year High

DETROIT -- Shares of Ford Motor Co. surged to a five-year high Wednesday after a ratings agency upgraded the automaker's debt and said Ford has the potential to improve its finances even further. (Read more)
Source: The Associated Press

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Ford's Mulally Says Volvo, Geely Talks Continuing

Ford Motor Co. Chief Executive Officer Alan Mulally said talks to sell the automaker’s Volvo unit to China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. are proceeding, rebutting local media reports the deal could be delayed. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg

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More Than 100 Complaints Lodged Over Fixed Toyotas

WASHINGTON — Complaints of sudden acceleration in Toyotas repaired under recalls have nearly doubled in the past two weeks, according to an Associated Press analysis of government data. (Read more)
Source: The Associated Press

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Toyota Reviews Electronics in U.S. Corolla, Matrix Cars

Toyota Motor Corp., struggling to rebound from record U.S. recalls, is reviewing complaints linked to electronic control units in Corolla and Matrix small cars sold in the U.S. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg

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Toyota Faces Racketeering Claims in Consumer Suits

LOS ANGELES -- Lawyers seeking civil damages against Toyota Motor Corp on behalf of U.S. consumers for diminished resale value of recalled vehicles are broadening their cases to add racketeering claims against the automaker. (Read more)
Source: Reuters

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Ford, GM Earn High Marks in Latest J.D. Power Study

Ford and General Motors achieved impressive marks in the latest vehicle dependability study released today by J.D. Power and Associates. (Read more)
Source: Detroit Free Press

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Honda Plans Lithium-Ion Civic to Narrow Toyota's Lead

Honda Motor Co., Japan’s second- largest carmaker, plans to introduce lithium-ion battery-powered hybrid cars as it struggles to narrow Toyota Motor Corp.’s lead in sales of gasoline-electric cars. (Read more)
Source: Bloomberg

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Quotable
 
"The cost structure is fundamentally in much better shape than it was. Our balance sheet is actually remarkably strong."

    -- GM Chief Financial Officer Chris Liddell, in his first public comments since taking the job, The Wall Street Journal, March 17


NADA Urges Dealers to Take Floorplan Survey

NADA remains focused on expanding the availability of financing for dealers to purchase vehicle inventory. All dealers are strongly encouraged to take a few moments to participate in a brief, yet important, online survey. The data will be used to provide federal officials with a clear view of the state of wholesale lending to dealerships, the availability floorplan lines of credit and its impact on dealers. Click here to take the survey.
 

Video Highlights
 

Profile: New NADA Chairman Ed Tonkin


NADA Launches New Online Magazine 

2010 Convention
 

CLICK HERE for Comprehensive Convention News Coverage at NADAFrontPage.com.



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NADA members can save an additional 5% now on ThinkPad X100e, Edge and SL410 series laptops through March 31 with the eCoupon USXMARCHSAVINGS at checkout. For discounts on other Lenovo products, visit NADA's PC Purchase Program site (member log in required).


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