GM Slapped With Corvette Engine Defect Claims

Law360, New York (October 14, 2015, 10:40 PM EDT) -- A group of Corvette drivers hit General Motors on Wednesday with a proposed class action in California federal court claiming that model years 2006 to 2014 have excessive valve guide wear that leads to engine failure and repairs, and alleging that the company is well aware of the problems.

The 2011 Chevrolet Corvette is among the model years alleged to have excessive valve guide wear that leads to engine failure. (Credit: AP) In a nearly 200-page complaint, 19 owners and lessees of the allegedly affected models slapped General Motors Co. LLC with more than 70 claims, including violations of the RICO Act,...

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