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  1. UAW, GM to negotiate contract in coming weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    With the contract with General Motors ending in September, the United Auto Workers union has been in negotiations with the company. The Daily Herald 's sister newspaper, The Advertiser News of Spring Hill and Thompson's Station, stopped in the local 1853 offices in Spring Hill for a candid talk with Union President Tim Stannard about the importance of a union to the workers, to the community and to GM.

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  2. GM earmarks $877 million for new Flint truck body shopRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Autoblog

    General Motors announced back in May that it would be pouring $5.4 billion into upgrading its manufacturing plants and other facilities. Now, after incrementally revealing where most of that money would go, the automaker has announced the last piece of that multi-billion-dollar pie.

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  3. GM Announces $877M Investment To Modernize Flint Assembly PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... r suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [] Two women work on the engine of a GM truck on the assembly line of the General Motors Flint Assembly Plant. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) FILE

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  4. GM Invests $877 Million for Flint Assembly UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    General Motors completed its latest round of U.S. manufacturing announcements Tuesday with an $877 million infusion into its Flint Assembly plant for a new body shop that will shorten the distance steel needs to cover to reach the assembly plant. This was the final piece of $5.4 billion in investments the company announced on April 30 covering operations in five states.

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  5. 2016 Chevy Volt will have longer range, lower price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra reveals the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt to the media at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12 in Detroit. General Motors CEO Mary Barra reveals the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt to the media at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12 in Detroit.

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  6. $877 million Flint Assembly upgrade rounds out GM's $5.4 billion in announced investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MLive.com

    General Motors Flint Assembly employees Al Havens and Dan Hippensteel work on a Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD truck during final assembly Tuesday, August 4, 2015 in Flint, Michigan. GM announced today that it plans to invest $877 million to build a new body shop for the assembly plant, locating it closer to the Flint Metal Center, which supplies sheet metal and other parts used in the Chevrolet and GMC full-size pickups produced in the assembly plant.

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  7. GM to Add $877 Million Body Shop to Flint Truck AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WFNT-AM Burton

    General Motors announced plans to build a new body shop at its Flint Truck Assembly plant. The $877 million investment is part of GM's $5.4 billion capital improvement initiative at 40 U.S. plants.

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  8. 2016 Chevy Volt will get 53-mile electric rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MLive.com

    General Motors had expected its all-new, second-generation Chevrolet Volt to get about 30 percent better electric range than its predecessor. But it seems the new Volt will actually do about 40 percent better than the previous-gen car, with an estimated all-electric range of 53 miles on a single charge, based on EPA testing.

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  9. Porsche is very lucky it's building this carRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... ving the realm of niche luxury performance brand anytime soon. As nice as 200,000 cars sold a year may sound, General Motors sold more than 272,000 vehicles in the US in the month of July alone.

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  10. Sports cars: Launch 'em and leave 'em? No wayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... challenge from the revamped (read: leaner, meaner) 2016 Chevrolet Camaro due this fall. Ford Motor Co., General Motors and Fiat Chrysler know something about nurturing sports and muscle cars for long-term success that many other automakers don't, or ...

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  11. Chevrolet, GMC officially introduce diesel for Colorado, CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2013 | CanadianDriver

    ... of twist for a relatively small motor that will turn this little truck into a towing boss, in our opinion. General Motors hasn't revealed fuel consumption figures for the motor, but we'll guess it'll sip at a rate lower than the gasoline ...

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  12. GM to invest $877 million to overhaul Flint, Michigan, truck plantRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Aug 4 General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will spend $877 million to overhaul its pickup truck factory in Flint, Michigan, capping a series of investments to keep production of profitable large pickups and sport utility vehicles rolling through a significant model change expected in 2018. The Flint investment is part of a plan to expand three U.S. truck plants to install new assembly lines, body welding shops and paint operations for future generations of Silverado pickups and SUVs such as the Chevrolet Tahoe and Cadillac Escalade, while still running the operations that build current models.

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  13. GM to Spend $877 Million on Improvements at Flint Pickup PlantRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    General Motors Co. will spend $877 million on improvements at the Flint, Michigan, factory that builds large pickups including the Chevrolet Silverado, the automaker's best-selling vehicle in the U.S. The investment includes a new body shop, the Detroit-based company said in a statement Tuesday.

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  14. How GM makes a business case for its electrified vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... trips in the new Volt will be made on electricity alone. Photo credit: Greg Horvath TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- General Motors uses modular parts to dramatically reduce costs for batteries, motors and other components in its fleet of six electrified ...

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  15. Carmakers Are Facing A Harsh New Reality In Post-Shitstorm ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    ... auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know. General Motors was a bit late to the hybrid game with the last Chevrolet Volt, but their effort certainly wasn't a bad one - far from it. ...

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  16. Chevy Volt Gets 53-Mile Battery-Only Range Rating From U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. General Motors Co.

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  17. Name a Spitfire hero and help get Oxford Squadron up in airRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire

    ... They do not have the unmistakeable roar of a Rolls Royce Merlin engine but instead have V6 ones built by General Motors. Mr Fowler said: "The idea of the project is to make it about the people who were involved in the Spitfire, from people who ...

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  18. US: auto sales in July hit booming paceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    New vehicle sales have kept their brisk pace last month in the US, the second largest auto market in the world, with automakers posting robust year-over-year increases as the seasonally adjusted annual rate of sales, or SAAR, approached the 18 million units threshold. General Motors, Chrysler, Ford, Nissan, Lexus, Audi, Subaru and Volkswagen were among the key makes that delivered positive results as the industry sales were in July again on pace to secure the best level in at least a decade.

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  19. US: July auto deliveries rise briskly for Detroit ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    With the hot summer yielding equally scorching auto deliveries, the top three automakers from Detroit managed to post gains that overcame even the analyst predictions, signaling the continued strength of the US auto industry. General Motors, the largest US automaker managed to rise 6.4 percent, thoroughly trumping expectations form analysts that only saw a modest 0.6 percent advance.

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  20. Big Detroit automakers all see sales climb in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    New vehicle sales rose 6.4 percent in July for General Motors, 6 percent for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and 5 percent for Ford as low interest rates, falling gas prices and an improving job market kept showroom traffic brisk. With gas prices falling again, sales of pickup trucks, SUVs and crossovers continued at a torrid pace while passenger cars are proving to be harder to move off dealer lots.

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