A special thanks to Marc Perton from "The Consumerist" for finding this Consumer Reports clip which highlights Consumer Report's take on whether or not consumers should consider buying a car from GM during this tumultuous period where the company is going through a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.
Consumer Reports likes two particular vehicles:
It is also important to consider whether or not you will keep the car greater than five years in order for depreciation costs to start to level out. Also, consider whether or not a local GM dealership will remain in the area to service your vehicle.
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