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What's the Name of the Street You Live On?

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Contrary to popular belief, I don't live here... although I wish I did.

First Saturn Prototype

This was the first Saturn demonstration prototype vehicle. It was completed for evaluation and shown to the media on September 15, 1984. General Motors Chairman and CEO at the time, Roger Smith, and GM's then-President and Chief Operating Officer, F. James McDonald, are pictured with the 1985 Saturn four-door sedan concept.

Classic Saturn Brochure Covers from 1991-99

In Saturn's early days, the company's brochures were always a little bit different from your "typical" vehicle brochures. In addition to showcasing that model year's new features, Saturn used the pages of its brochures to tell a story about what made its cars different. You'll notice how none of the brochures below even show a car on their covers.

Saturn Flag at Half Staff

Saturn Flag at Half Staff

A good friend and coworker drew this Saturn flag at half staff on a whiteboard in my cubicle where I work on October 1, 2009.

2004 Saturn Vue Rollover

2004 Saturn Vue Rollover

2004 Saturn Vue rollover crash.

2011 Buick Regal

2011 Buick Regal

2011 Buick Regal

Saturn Outlook Heated Windshield Washer Fluid System

Saturn Outlook Heated Windshield Washer Fluid System

This is the Heated Windshield Washer System module that General Motors will disable as part of a safety recall for fire risk. Customers will receive a voluntary payment of $100 for loss of the feature.

Saturn Brochure Covers: 2010

SaturnFest 2009

A few days ago we took at look back at some of the first Saturn brochure covers. Today we have a sneak peak at what would have been the cover and front spread of the 2010 Saturn brochure. Saturn was reportedly gearing up for a big marketing push in 2010 once the Penske acquisition was completed.

Wilmington Saturn Plant

Wilmington Saturn Plant

View more photos from Saturn's former plant in Wilmington, Delaware.

Late 2009 Saturn Outlooks Sport Larger Rear Storage Compartment and Opening

Late 2009 Saturn Outlooks Sport Larger Rear Storage Compartment and Opening

Late in the 2009 model year, Saturn made a change to the under-the-floor rear storage compartment in the cargo behind the vehicle's third row seats.

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Mysterious Ohio Based Investment Group Arises as a Potential Buyer

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Update on May 7th: Leading negotiations for this group is Gary Marvicsin. Detroit News reports that he is employed in the auto industry.

Detroit News reports that there is a mysterious Ohio based investment group interested in acquiring Saturn. Unlike the other interested buyers, this group has developed a concept to keep the company domestically based. According to the article, the group is interested in purchasing domestically abandoned manufacturing plants to produce Saturns. Chrysler plants that are targeted to close due to bankruptcy troubles were specifically mentioned. The group wants to continue to employee UAW workers at these plants. While recognizing the high costs associated with employing union workers, such as benefits and pensions, the group believes that it is the right move for two reasons.