Four years after its controversial bailout, General Motors (NYSE:GM) looks to be following in Ford's (NYSE:F) footsteps and turning into an intriguing turnaround story. But it's far from a risk-free investment. In this video, Motley Fool contributor John Rosevear explains three things that all GM investors should be watching closely over the next few years.

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