GM announces more recalls on top of record numbers

In a year of record recalls for General Motors, GM announced millions of additional recalls this week, which led to a temporary halt in trading of the company’s stock

In a year of record recalls for General Motors, GM announced millions of additional recalls this week, which led to a temporary halt in trading of the company’s stock.

On June 30, GM recalled some 7.6 million vehicles in the United States made between 1997 and 2014. GM said the recalled models were involved in seven crashes, eight injuries and three fatalities. Many of the recalled cars may have defective ignition switches.

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