General Motors’ decision to end all Australian manufacturing is coming into effect in 2017, when the iconic Holden Commodore will be discontinued. But, this move will also affect U.S. muscle enthusiasts, who won’t be able to order the Chevrolet SS anymore. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A trade association representing General Motors Co, Toyota Motor Corp, Volkswagen AG and nine other automakers on Tuesday asked new Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt to withdraw an Obama administration decision to lock in vehicle emission rules through 2025.
PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares will meet UK prime minister Theresa May to discuss the company’s intention to buy the money-losing Opel and Vauxhall brands from General Motors. The planned talks must be construed as a clear indication that PSA’s intent to take-over GM’s European arms is serious and advanced. PSA, which comprises Peugeot, Citroen and DS, […]
In 2008, Goldman Sachs launched a mid-career internship program: the "returnship." Since then, other major financial companies like MetLife, JP Morgan Chase, and Morgan Stanley, along with technology and engineering companies such as...Show More Summary
Chancellor Angela Merkel has called the chief executive of PSA Group, the maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars, to discuss its potential takeover of General Motors' German subsidiary. Merkel's spokesman … Click to Continue »
Automakers have given up fighting Apple and Google and are now joining the tech giants. General Motors has made Apple CarPlay and Android Auto available on its entire model lineup, and other automakers are quickly following that lead. We...Show More Summary
general motors, in conjunction with ride-sharing affiliate lyft inc, will begin testing thousands of autonomous vehicles in the largest program of its type starting in 2018 according to reuters, based on reports out of the us. most of...Show More Summary
Germany's economy minister plans to discuss the future of General Motors' Opel subsidiary during a visit to Paris on Thursday. A spokesman for Brigitte Zypries said Monday the issue of … Click to Continue »
General Motors is planning to deploy a fleet of autonomous Chevrolet Bolt EVs with its ride-sharing partner Lyft next year, according to a new report. Reuters cites “two sources familiar with the automaker’s plans”, saying the American automotive giant is looking to send thousands of autonomous-capable Bolts into testing from next year, which would mark the largest […]
General Motors Corp. is set to test “thousands” of self-driving vehicles in partnership with ridesharing partner Lyft. Inc beginning in 2018 according to a report published Friday. Reuters, quoting “two sources familiar with the automaker’s...Show More Summary
The 2016 was an exciting year when it comes to legendary Trans Am. In fact, a lot of speculation were circulating about whether the Pontiac division of General Motors will return the icon of American Muscle Cars into the production. Internet was (and here and there still is) flooded with the news about returning Trans … The post 2017 Trans Am appeared first on CarsFeatured.
One of the essential problems of bio-robotics is actuators. The rotors, bearings, and electrical elements of the stepper motors and other electromechanical drives we generally turn to for robotics projects are not really happy in living systems. Show More Summary
In the dark days of the recession, as General Motors was frantically attempting to save itself from the abyss, many thought it odd that the automaker’s GMC division was saved while a storied brand like Pontiac met its executioner. As...Show More Summary
A federal judge has awarded sanctions against the Texas attorney general's office after attorneys accused the state of sabotaging the deposition process in a lawsuit over the state "motor voter" … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump loves to use Twitter, and his tweets make headlines. The President has used his 140 characters to go after businesses and companies like Nordstrom, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and General Motors. The immediate reaction...Show More Summary
General Motors plans to deploy thousands of self-driving electric cars in partnership with ride-sharing affiliate Lyft.
Counts v. General Motors, LLC, No. 16-cv-12541, 2017 WL 588457 (E.D. Mich. Feb. 14, 2017) Plaintiffs sued GM for deceptive advertising, breach of contract, and fraudulent concealment claims under the laws of thirty states based on GM’s...Show More Summary
Forging ahead of other self-driving tech makers like Apple and Waymo, General Motors is reportedly planning to test "thousands" of self-driving Chevy Bolts in partnership with Lyft, starting in 2018.
What’s the selling price for a huge automaker’s entire European operations? $2 billion, apparently — one billion in cash and another billion in gained liabilities. That’s the valuation that General Motors and PSA Group are discussing as the American automaker attempts to unload its Opel and Vauxhall divisions, Bloomberg reports. Show More Summary
Nearly 20 years after General Motors' truck brand slapped chrome wheels and fancy leather on its big Yukon SUV and called it the Yukon Denali, the profits continue to roll in. Today, a quarter of all GMCs sold are badged as Denalis, something noteworthy not only because the package isn't much more than a chrome grille on most models but also...