General Motors loves to poke at its competitors, especially when it comes to trucks. We’re all familiar with its recent barrage of ads attacking Ford for using aluminum in the F-150’s bed, but another ad from 2009 may be coming back to bite them. Show More Summary
Categories: Commentary, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management Tags: Incendiary Tidbits, L2 Ford. Macy’s. General Motors. Lockheed Martin. Carrier. Rexnord. What do these companies have in common? Well, one thing is that each has been...Show More Summary
Touchscreen infotainment systems are the all the rage these days. For most drivers, the idea of a touchscreen that controls all of a car's functions is sci-fi that only recently became reality. However, in 1989 General Motors equipped its Oldsmobile Toronado Trofeo with a touchscreen system that was decades ahead of its time. Show More Summary
CarAdvice has spotted a Corvette undergoing construction within General Motors’ 85,000ft battery lab in Warren, Michigan, suggesting the next Corvette will be partially battery powered. Rumours of a mid-engined Corvette started circulating after images of a Holden Commodore ute kitted out with a giant aero kit and wide body hit the internet. This was further bolstered […]
Ford confirmed that it would be less profitable in 2017 than last year, even as rival General Motors gave a much more upbeat forecast.
Amid worries about U.S. trade policy, General Motors expects to grow earnings and revenue this year.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has established a new advisory committee focused on automation covering devices such as autonomous drones, self-driving cars and similar technologies. Chaired by General Motors Co. Chief Executive...Show More Summary
Holden plans to introduce the tech-laden OnStar technology package in Australia by 2020, according to a senior General Motors executive. OnStar technology has been available in US markets for some time now, but with extensive infrastructure required in Australia to operate the technology, it hasn’t yet been activated locally. The Holden Astra is the first […]
Buick is officially a fan of the Super Bowl. The General Motors nameplate told Adweek on Wednesday that it has bought a 30-second spot on Super Bowl LI. The decision comes a year after the brand made its big-game debut with a spot starring New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Show More Summary
Plug-in vehicle sales for 2016 jumped about 27 percent as offerings from Tesla, General Motors, and Ford boost demand. Continue reading Green car sales might be preparing for liftoff in 2017 Green car sales might be preparing for liftoff in 2017 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:30:00 EST. Show More Summary
Unless your local police force harbors a crop of non-conformists, it’s easy to believe rear-drive Chevrolet sedans bowed out in the 1990s. Of course, that’s not true. General Motor’s Australian Holden division saw fit to continue sending...Show More Summary
Starting on Wednesday, Facebook-owned Instagram will test ads in Stories from more than 30 companies globally such as L’Oreal, Buzzfeed, Nike, Capital One, General Motors, Coca Cola and Netflix. And in the coming weeks, Instagram plans to extend the ability to all advertisers.
Fiat Chrysler is the smallest of Detroit's 'Big Three' automakers. But it could become a lot bigger if it merged with General Motors. If such a merger happened, it would likely have the blessing of President-elect Donald Trump -- and presumably the regulators working for his administration. At least,......
In a move toward integrated reporting, Solvay, General Motors and other leading companies will work together this year to pioneer the new GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards.
It’s almost like a running gag — a senior General Motors executive announced a Holden V8 sports car two years ago, but since then, there has been zero further information, until today. During our chat with Stefan Jacoby, GM’s executive vice president and president of General Motors International, Jacoby hosed down questions about the sports […]
DETROIT — During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump took several shots at Ford. Now, while we wait for the 45th President to be inaugurated, the tweeter-in-chief has set his 140-character sights on General Motors and Toyota. Fiat...Show More Summary
So much for fears that a mini feud between the president-elect and General Motors, which was the target of one of Donald Trump's "make it in the USA or else" tweets, could pressure the stock of the US automaker. Moments ago, CEO Mary...Show More Summary
I sometimes wonder if there’s a place where all of the Fieros and Corvair Monzas can drive free, safe from the confused hands of General Motors. Read more...
President-Elect Donald Trump has been busy firing grenades into the laps of Ford and GM car company executives via Twitter recently, but the boss of GM is looking forward to working with him. Trump’s January 3 post on Twitter read, “General Motors is sending Mexican made model of Chevy Cruze to U.S. car dealers-tax free across […]