General Motors Corp. confirms it will not import the slow-selling Saturn Astra compact car for the ’09 model year and reveals the division as of this month no longer will honor its 30-day return policy, a longtime hallmark of the brand’s vaunted retail experience. Additionally, GM is further delaying production of the ’09 Saturn Vue 2-Mode Hybrid, originally scheduled to be built at the auto maker’s assembly plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico, starting late last year. Output was pushed back as ...

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