After a 20 year hiatus, Alfa Romeo will return to the US market with a 2-seater, sports car called the 4C. The 4C will come with a 237-horsepower, turbocharged, rear mounted 4 cylinder engine. The 4C will be sold through specially selected Fiat and Maserati dealers this fall for $54,000.
GM says sorry but its not our problem
GM recently recalled 2.6 million Chevrolet Cobalt, Chevrolet HHR, Pontiac G5, Pontiac Solstice, Saturn Ion and Saturn Sky vehicles. GM has admitted that the defect is linked to 31 accidents and 13 fatalities. Now GM has claimed immunity from legal liability saying the vehicles that caused the injuries and deaths were built before the automaker's 2009 bankruptcy. In other words, "Hey, we're the new GM. You guys need to go after the old GM about this and since the old GM doesn't exist good luck