General Motors Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. GM names executive to lead autonomous driving effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    DETROIT: General Motors Co said on Thursday it is reorganizing certain vehicle engineering operations to speed efforts to develop autonomous and electrified vehicles. Doug Parks, GM's vice president for global product programs, will become vice president for autonomous technology and vehicle execution, reporting to Chief Executive Mary Barra.

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  2. Latecomers to Mexico face fight for resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Automotive News

    ... fight for resources now." Mexico has had several waves of expansion in auto production. Ford, Fiat Chrysler, General Motors and Volkswagen have long had assembly and parts plants there and are expanding capacity in the country. Honda and Mazda ...

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  3. GM bundles, expands ride-sharing efforts under new Maven brandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Automotive News

    Maven is the latest move by GM designed to confront growing competition from car-sharing services like Zipcar and ride-sharing services such as Uber. DETROIT -- General Motors is consolidating and expanding its car-sharing programs under a new brand, Maven, in its latest push to adapt to new business models that could threaten to undercut the way automakers have made money for decades.

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  4. Chevy unites to battle breast cancer 4 years in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Chevrolet's at-track campaign has generated more than $80,000. Chevrolet and GM employee walks - All month, General Motors facilities, plants and warehouses across the country will participate in fund-raising walks. A major walk is 9 a.m. ...

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  5. Over-the-air updates on varied pathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Automotive News

    ... used over-the-air updates to handle software improvements for telematics controllers, such as those that run General Motors' OnStar service. Those updates have been done over cellular networks. But cellular data can be expensive. This may be why ...

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  6. Hopes of a turnaround in Flint jeopardized by water crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Denver Post

    ... moniker for its next, most important role, as a powerhouse of auto manufacturing and the original home of General Motors. Chevrolets and Buicks and lesser-known cars rolled off Flint's production lines, making the city a magnet for workers and ...

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  7. Toyota retains top-seller title; Fiat turns toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | York Dispatch

    Toyota retains top-seller title; Fiat turns to Jeeps Coming in second and third were Volkswagen AG and General Motors. Check out this story on yorkdispatch.com: Visitors check out the Toyota Vitz on Wednesday at a Toyota showroom in Tokyo.

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  8. GM shifts randd role to meet new realitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Automotive News

    For most of its existence, General Motors r&d has focused on investigating technologies that might be deployed in automobiles decades down the road. In the 1950s, for instance, GM was already thinking about how to engineer autonomous vehicles .

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  9. Lawyers leading fatal-defect case against GM must go, rival saysRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Automotive News

    NEW YORK/DETROIT -- The lead attorneys in a sprawling group of lawsuits against General Motors over defective ignition switches failed and should be removed, a rival lawyer who helped reveal the deadly flaw urged in a blistering court filing. Lance Cooper called the collapse of the first trial, held in U.S. District Court in Manhattan last week, "an embarrassing retreat,'' in a request Monday to U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman to remove co-lead counsels Robert Hilliard, Steve Berman and Elizabeth Cabraser.

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  10. Toyota stays No 1 automaker, sells 10.15 million vehicles in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    Toyota has revealed it sold 10.151 million vehicles in 2015 to retain its status as the world's top-selling automaker for the fourth straight year. The sales figure compared with 2015 sales of 9.93 million vehicles for Volkswagen and 9.8 million for General Motors.

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  11. With Growing Investments, China's Influence In Autos Is ExpandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | National Public Radio

    ... natural given what's happening in China." If Volvo represents Chinese investment in Europe and the U.S., then General Motors represents American investment in China. Its Buick brand has had a foothold in China. For luxury carmakers, China is ...

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  12. Michigan Democrats seek repeal of emergency manager lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | News Times

    ... moniker for its next, most important role, as a powerhouse of auto manufacturing and the original home of General Motors. An archway on a planter straddles the Flint River in downtown Flint, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. From its founding, ...

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  13. On the Road: Safer Rental CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | JD Supra

    ... Since then, several organizations and corporations (including the American Car Rental Association, Honda and General Motors) eventually helped champion Houck's cause. On the other hand, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and the National ...

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  14. Fiat Chrysler 200 plant to shut six weeks on slack demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    ... market, down from 44 percent in 2014 and 51 percent in 2012, according to industry consultant Autodata Corp. General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co in 2015 also had some shutdowns of U.S. plants making passenger cars due to lack of demand. Ford last ...

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  15. Toyota world's top selling automaker in 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Canadian Plastics Magazine

    Toyota Motor Corporation has retained its status as the world's top-selling automaker for the fourth straight year by selling what the company says was 10.151 million vehicles in 2015. The newly-announced sales figure compared with 2015 sales of 9.93 million vehicles for Volkswagen AG and 9.8 million for General Motors.

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  16. GM's Buick brand features convertible in 1st Super ...Jan 26, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... 30-second spot will run during the Super Bowl on Feb. 7, 2016. (Douglas Birnbaum/Buick via AP) DETROIT (AP) - General Motors' Buick brand will use its first Super Bowl ad to plug a sleek new convertible as it continues the fight against an old image ...

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  17. Naming GM's Barra chairman was 'tone deaf,' activist investor saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Automotive News

    ... job." Photo credit: Joe Wilssens DETROIT -- Harry Wilson, the activist investor who last year prodded General Motors to buy back $5 billion in stock, says that GM's recent move to make CEO Mary Barra board chairman was "remarkably tone deaf." But he ...

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  18. Google beats Detroit just by skipping CESRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 7 | Automotive News

    ... autonomous drive development program. It's a step in the right direction, to be sure, but one that archrivals General Motors and Toyota had already taken. General Motors struck a considerably more urgent tone, revealing the Chevrolet Bolt electric ...

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  19. Toyota still No.1 despite airbag recallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Iol.co.za

    Toyota has retained its title as the world's biggest automaker after posting global sales of 10.15 million vehicles for 2015, outpacing scandal-hit Volkswagen and US rival General Motors. Struggling to move past a pollution-cheating scandal, Volkswagen earlier said it logged sales of 9.93 million vehicles worldwide in 2015, while GM moved 9.8 million.

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  20. President Barack Obama tours Detroit auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | MLive.com

    He was expected to visit the exhibits of General Motors, Ford, Fiat Chrysler and ZF, which develops sensors, processors other devices for automated driving. "He's coming to see what those products are and see our city at the forefront of that next generation of technology," said U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell before the visit.

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