With 29% and 30% of their U.S. sales coming from pickup trucks, respectively, General Motors and Ford Motor Company fall from the top two positions to the second and third when auto manufacturer sales are compared without pickups. Toyota,...Show More Summary
The Holden Volt range-extender hybrid electric car appears dead, with the company confirming it will not have access to the new-generation version revealed at the start of this year. General Motors has confirmed it will not build the new Volt model in right-hand-drive configuration — rather, it will be a left-hand-drive Chevrolet model only, for [...]
We recap the week's events with a focus on General Motors' plan to avoid entanglements and partners. Plus other news and notes from around the auto world. Continue reading Weekly Recap: GM posts solid profits, not looking for partners...Show More Summary
The students at Clemson University's International Center for Automotive Research have unveiled their latest concept car, called Deep Orange 5. This one has help from General Motors and imagines an egg-shaped, connected car for future cities. Show More Summary
Once upon a time, The Wall Street Journal faced off against General Motors over editorial independence, and won. According to ProPublica president Richard Tofel, who wrote an entire chapter about the story for his book, “Restless Genius:...Show More Summary
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, who last year became the first woman to lead a major U.S. automaker, received $16.2 million in 2014 compensation, up 78 percent from her predecessor's total the previous year. Show More Summary
General Motors (GM) posted a first-quarter profit of $900 million (R10.9 billion), which missed estimates as struggles in Russia and Brazil undermined strong sales of light trucks in the US. ||| GENERAL Motors (GM) posted a first-quarter...Show More Summary
GMA big boost in Chevy Silverado sales helped GM's profits. But the company still has work to do overseas. General Motors (GM) said that it earned $945 million in the first quarter, a big increase from a year ago -- but less than Wall...Show More Summary
General Motors’ return to the midsize truck segment has done wonders for the automaker and the market, but skeptics aren’t sure how long that will last. Ever since the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon twins left for the showroom last fall, the segment has grown to over 2 percent of the overall U.S. Show More Summary
General Motors reported disappointing first-quarter earnings on Thursday: $0.86 EPS versus an expected $0.97. According to Sterne Agee auto analyst Michael Ward, the miss can be " accounted for by start-up and launch costs in China and...Show More Summary
General Motors said sales of new pickup trucks in the United States drove its results.
Car marker's result lags expectations as currency, tax impacts weigh.
Bryan Mitchell/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Ben Klayman and Bernie Woodall DETROIT -- General Motors (GM) posted a weaker-than-expected quarterly profit Thursday as weakness in South America and Russia hurt demand and the company'sShow More Summary
On Thursday, General Motors reported first-quarter earnings for 2015. They were disappointing: adjusted EPS came in at $0.86. Wall Street expected $0.97. Revenue was $35.7 billion, versus $37.4 billion for the same quarter in 2014. “Our...Show More Summary
Japanese giant outpaces Volkswagen, General Motors despite softer demand at home.
By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co's return to selling smaller pickups in the United States has resuscitated a moribund market segment, but new data highlights the risk that the automaker's new trucks are cannibalizing sales of higher-priced models. Show More Summary
Several automakers have spoken publicly about their future plans to release autonomous vehicles, but General Motors has been pretty quiet about the technology. Well it looks like GM is working just as hard as Mercedes-Benz to bring the technology to and
GM and John Deere have both come out swinging against the right to modify one's vehicle or tractor, arguing that it could lead to piracy and destroy innovation.