MEMPHIS, TN – General Motors Corp. loaded its ’08 Chevrolet Malibu with so much content that it should worry some Japanese luxury marques, says the auto maker’s chief product guru. “Take certain Japanese brands that do front-wheel-drive luxury cars that cost $45,000 to $48,000 and show me the difference,” Bob Lutz, vice chairman-global product development, tells Ward's during a preview here for the redesigned Malibu. “I’d like someone to account for the $20,000, because that’s gonna be ...

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