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Auto News Roundup 8-10-09: GM puts pressure on Toyota for global sales, Volvo to announce all-electric C30 hatchback

August 10, 2009 |  1:14 pm

-- Toyota raises production forecast by 3% but is facing renewed pressure from General Motors for the top spot in global sales. AutoBlog

-- Volvo confirms plan to debut an all-electric C30 hatchback at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show.

-- Kelley Blue Book says "cash for clunkers" program is creating a bubble of fewer used cars flowing into dealer lots.

-- Beginning Tuesday, California consumers can shop and even start the purchase process for a Buick, Chevrolet, GMC or Pontiac vehicle on Edmunds

-- GM teaser ad with the number 230 gets people talking. What is it? The Chevrolet Volt's mpg rating. Autoweek

-- Joni Gray