Shanghai General Motors took 32 cars to this year's Guangzhou Motor Show, with its Chevrolet Sail 3 leading the way. After putting almost 1.4 million of them into Chinese hands, the third generation of the Bowtie's entry-level sedanShow More Summary
SUMMARY Detroit is the largest city in the state of Michigan and was one of the most powerful industrial centres in the country. Hosting Ford, Chrysler and General Motors headquarters, the city had a huge metropolitan area which attracted workers who stablished there on the rise of industrialization. Show More Summary
Following the significant outcry surrounding the General Motors and Takata airbag safety crises this year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration seems to be taking a much more aggressive role in pushing owners to repair their recalled vehicles. Show More Summary
General Motors may be an American automaker first and foremost, but it can see straight into Windsor, Canada from its Renaissance Center headquarters on the Detroit River, and has considerable operations in the True North. And now, GM's...Show More Summary
Going its own way, Arizona has filed a $3 billion lawsuit against General Motors over the February 2014 ignition switch recall. The New York Times reports Arizona attorney general Thomas C. Horne threw down the lawsuit Wednesday, alleging the automaker defrauded the state’s consumers through advertising, public statements and its website. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] CEO Mary Barra confirmed plans to build an additional model at one of the main plants for the automaker's European division Opel, the Rüsselsheim plant in Germany. The plant already produces Opel’s Insignia range of sedans and wagons, and from next year will also build the Zafira MPV...
Holden could get a new German-built flagship SUV before the end of the decade after the boss of parent company General Motors confirmed Opel would begin production of the model by 2018. GM CEO Mary Barra (below) announced the new SUV would be built at Holden sister brand Opel’s headquarters in Russelsheim, Germany, and would [...]
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co reassigned four senior executives, including two high-ranking women, and announced the departure of another on Thursday. GM said Mary Chan has resigned as vice president, global connected consumer, effective March 31. Show More Summary
Arizona's attorney general has sued General Motors for failing to recall millions of cars and trucks with safety defects for years.
General Motors is facing even more legal trouble after recalling roughly 26.6 million vehicles in the US this year. The latest case comes from the Arizona Attorney General and alleges that GM executives knew about the problems with its models but avoided disclosing them to the public. Show More Summary
General Motors has offered a first look at the face of its next-generation Volt EV, again likely to come to Australia with Holden’s lion badge. TMR’s own spy photos have revealed the new Volt will feature a slightly more conventional profile, with a tapered roofline that drops further into a liftback hatch-style rear end. Show More Summary
So far this year General Motors has been party to a slew of lawsuits related to its massive ignition switch recall involving millions of vehicles with the potentially deadly defect. The latest case against GM was filed Wednesday by the State of Arizona, which alleges that the carmaker defrauded consumers out of an estimated $3 billion by knowingly selling defective … [More]
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra on Thursday said that the Opel brand will build a sports utility vehicle at its factory in Ruesselsheim, Germany, and that the European auto maker will invest 500 million euros ($626 million) in engine production. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Arizona State filed a lawsuit against General Motors Co, claiming the automaker put the public at risk by intentionally concealing safety defects to avoid the cost of recalls. Arizona was seeking $3 billion from GM for defrauding state consumers, the New York Times reported. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Arizona State said it had filed a lawsuit against General Motors Co claiming the automaker deliberately put the public at risk by intentionally concealing safety defects to avoid the cost of recalls.
By James B. Kelleher CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. Steel is stockpiling extra iron ore ahead of what could be another record-long freeze-up of the Great Lakes. General Motors has built up inventories of critical parts at its plants and established a supply chain "crisis room" that will swing into action in the event of a major winter storm. Show More Summary
By Nichola Groom LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Cadillac's new boss believes General Motors' premium brand could eventually sell ultra-luxury cars that retail for a quarter-million dollars by 2029. "It is too early today for a $250,000 Cadillac," said Johann de Nysschen, in an interview on Wednesday at the annual auto show here. Show More Summary
General Motors Inc. plans to add 200-to-400 IT jobs in metro Atlanta, a year after opening a 1,000-employee technology development center in the region, Atlanta Business Chronicle has learned. The Detroit-based automaker is said to have reached capacity at the 228,000 square foot IT center in Roswell, Ga. Show More Summary