2 hrs ago
GM's Pickup Truck Price Gap Riles Up Retailers
General Motors' game plan for the most important vehicle launch since its 2009 bankruptcy amounted to producing a knockout next-generation pickup that would command top dollar.
6 hrs ago
Status Symbol: Top Three Most Expensive Trucks in America
In order to obtain a general perception of today's pickup trucks, I decided to consult multiple almighty internet search engines to see how they'd auto-fill the statement, "Pickup trucks area " Google gave the following three diversified answers: pickup trucks are stupid, pickup trucks are for rednecks, and pickup trucks are expensive.
8 hrs ago
The News Tribune
GM names Mary Barra CEO, 1st woman to head car co.
Barra will become the first female head of a major U.S. car company. GM said Tuesday that Barra, 51, will replace Dan Akerson on Jan. 15. Akerson, 65, chairman and CEO, moved up his retirement plans by several months because his wife, Karin, is battling advanced cancer, the company said in a statement.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Government Motors no more
Taxpayers may have lost money in the auto bailout, but a healthy auto industry is essential to the U.S. economy It's been five years since the U.S. auto industry went to Washington, hat-in-hand.
Smaller Pickups Are Ready to Take Spotlight
By the end of the year, the compact pickup truck segment will be just a tad more than 10 percent the size of the full-size pickup segment.
Good Riddance: 9 Cars That Deservedly Got the Ax in 2013
There's not much love left for the Avalanche. Even the discontinued Colorado/GMC Canyon midsize pickups outsold the Avalanche in 2013.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Motley Fool
The 2014 Chevy Silverado Is Still Losing Ground
Ford's F-Series trucks have been the best selling nameplate in the U.S. for decades, but combined, the Silverado and Sierra have been right behind the F-Series in sales volume.
Detroit Free Press
Small pickups: shrewd or folly?
General Motors has chosen to go bumper-to-bumper with Toyota for what's left of a compact pickup market Ford and Chrysler have abandoned for the fatter profits of more massive trucks.
Quorum Reports Q3 Fiscal Year 2013 Results
Quorum Information Technologies has released its Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 results.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
GM wins conquests through Costco
A promotion between General Motors and Costco's auto sales arm has the warehouse club's members kicking the tires on GM's full-sized pickups far more than in the past.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man Armed With Handgun Accused of Following Teen Home From High School
A frightening encounter for a Dacula teen ended with a 24-year-old Buford man being released on a traffic citation.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
GM plant to turn landfill gas into power
FORT WAYNE, Ind. The Fort Wayne GM plant is one of two company facilities that have been chosen for a multi-million dollar investment by the automaker to turn gas generated from landfills into electricity.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
GM to invest $11 million in local electric project
General Motors Co. will invest about $11 million to turn landfill gas into electricity for the Allen County truck assembly plant, company officials announced today.The effort is part of a two-plant, $24 million project that includes the Lake Orion Assembly Plant in Michigan.
Automotive goodness from all corners of the Interneta
Remember the 1986 Pontiac Grand Prix 2+2? Yes, the one that you can't find anywhere now outside of those amazingly outdated posters they have on the walls of your local oil change place, right next to a poster of a GMC Syclone and a first-generation Dodge Viper? The one with the plastic nosecone that inevitably gets warped? Hooniverse's Jim Brennan ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Which Vehicle Should be Crowned Motor Trend's 2014 Truck of the Year?
Every year we're tasked with rounding up the newest trucks and vans on the market to pick one winner.
The Miami Herald
GM November US sales up nearly 14 pct
General Motors says its November U.S. sales rose nearly 14 percent on strong demand for pickup trucks, SUVs and large cars.
Nanaimo Daily News
Canadian auto sales up 6.5 per cent, Chrysler sees biggest jump of Big Three
TORONTO, Cananda - Canadian sales of cars and trucks were up 6.5 per cent from a year ago, according to data Tuesday compiled by DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Light vehicle sales totalled 133,860 in November, up from 125,730, with both Ford and Chrysler selling the most vehicles, at 19,660 and 19,071 respectively.
GM, Ford, Chrysler report strong sales for November
Detroit's Big Three automakers each posted strong year-over-year sales gains in November, led by Chrysler's 16 percent sales gain - its best November since 2007, as the industry's early results indicate a stronger than predicted sales month.
RPM Automotive News - January 2014
That's Interesting Nissan has announced that its next-gen Titan will sport a V-8.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Dallas Morning News
GM Arlington plant prepares for big SUV launch
Chiseled strangers ride the line daily at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington, tucked among the plant's familiar boxy SUVs.