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  1. SPE to honor achievements of industry leaders at ANTEC 2015.Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | ThomasNet

    ... Dr. Sureshkumar D. Shah Dr. Sureshkumar Shah has 30 years of experience in the automotive industry with General Motors and Delphi. His highest technical level was that of "Senior Technical Fellow." He has received numerous honors for innovations in ...


  2. Reports - Opel has electric ideas for its new Karl modelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    According to a recent report coming from a German auto magazine, the European division of General Motors, Opel, mulls the upcoming introduction of an electric variant for its Karl minicar. The Karl electric vehicle could reach the European market as early as the end of 2018 - which puts it in line with the estimated time of arrival of another GM electric car - the larger production version of the Chevrolet Bolt concept revealed earlier this month during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.


  3. In brief: S&P lowers Russia's credit rating to junk status - Tue, 27 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the automaker to handle death and injury claims, released new totals Monday. The ...


  4. Roadshow: Why does my wife get better mileage in our hybrid?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... got it up to 45 mpg. I find it annoying because her trip was highway driving and mine is usually around town. General Motors CEO Mary Barra talks about the 2016 Chevrolet Volt hybrid at the North American International Auto Show, Jan. 12, 2015, in ...


  5. Mercedes-Benz Angles For Pole Position In Self-Driving DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Forbes

    I have broad interests and experience as a journalist, covering the auto business, the consumer-packaged goods industry, entrepreneurship, and others, as well as politics, culture, media and religion. I used to cover the car business for The Wall Street Journal, which nominated me and some colleagues for a Pulitzer Prize for our coverage of General Motors.


  6. Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | KDWN

    With only five days left before the deadline to seek payments, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the automaker to handle death and injury claims, released new totals on Monday.


  7. Why Volvo Wants You Tweeting During Their Competitors' Super Bowl AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Adweek

    ... by Grey worldwide chief creative officer Tor Myhren. In 2004, when he was executive creative director on the General Motors business at Leo Burnett, Detroit, Myhren worked with The Oprah Winfrey Show to give away nearly 300 Pontiacs to audience ...


  8. Careerline Tech Center students show off artistic talent at 2015 Detroit auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... submitted automotive-themed posters for the contest. Judges included the NAIAS 2015 Chairman Scott LaRiche, a General Motors automotive designer, a College for Creative Studies instructor and State Farm Insurance representatives. All winning entries ...


  9. 5 Ways This Year's Super Bowl Ads Will Be Like No OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    ... year, only a handful will be paying up for Super Bowl ad time, with Ford, Lincoln , Hyundai, Honda, Acura , General Motors , and Volkswagen among the regular Super Bowl advertisers who aren't bothering this year. The latter is known for some of the ...


  10. FCA sales surge in 2014 on track to meet masterplanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | INAUTONEWS

    ... Automobiles had deliveries in 2014 of 4.75 million units, with the 7% gain outgrowing Toyota, Volkswagen and General Motors. The Japanese company, the world's No.1 automaker grew sales by 3% to 10.23 million vehicles, the No.2 placed Volkswagen ...


  11. Public hearings set for 5 Orange County IDA tax-break requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Newburgh, plans a $10 million, 47,000-square-foot building for the Cadillac portion of the business because General Motors mandated separating the brands. The company seeks a nearly $1.5 million property tax abatement, a $390,000 sales tax exemption ...


  12. Do sports cars have a future with strict fuel economy rules?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... vehicles,'" a PEW Trust report from 2012 reminded us. Similarly, in 2002, The New York Times quoted one General Motors official saying, "No pickup, van or SUV GM builds today could survive the higher [CAFE] requirements. a It could be the end of the ...


  13. What Investors Can Expect From Detroit's Largest Automaker in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    ... and quality issues, GM's cash flow will remain flat compared to 2014. What to watch Despite all the hurdles General Motors faced in 2014, the year wrapped up about as well as the automaker could have hoped, with sales not cratering after the ...


  14. General Motors' New Cadillac Chief on How Cadillac Will Become a Luxury LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    ... Fool spoke to de Nysschen about the challenges and opportunities facing GM's storied luxury brand. Source: General Motors. How do you build a luxury brand? How do you turn one that used to be a luxury brand, but fell on hard times, back into a ...


  15. The 10 Vehicles Boasting the Best Resale Value for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... on the U.S. sales charts. Even midsize pickup sales were strong, with Toyota dominating the field and new General Motors offerings filling out dealer inventories. Are Americans getting their money's worth when they buy pickups? According to the ...


  16. Better Buy: Ford vs. General MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    Ford may have stolen last week's auto show in Detroit with a sexy sports car -- but GM CEO Mary Barra countered with a new electric car, the Chevy Bolt, which could turn out to be a lot more significant in the long run. Source: General Motors. 1 comment

  17. General Motors' 2014 Global Sales Were Great, But Europe Remains The Achilles' HeelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Europe continues to be the thorn in the tiger's paw, having new car registrations decrease by 5.4% from the prior year. General Motors is a company I purchased back in 2013, when I believed it was deeply undervalued; it has just had some major ups and downs during the holding period - mostly seems like it was downs, though.


  18. Cadillac's President: Here's Why High Performance Is Crucial to UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Motley Fool

    Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen presented the latest addition to the brand's high-performance V-Series, the 2016 CTS-V sedan, to the media last week in Detroit. Source: General Motors.


  19. Atlantic City versus Detroit: Who is better off?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 |

    ... revenue diversity for any city," said Tamara Lowin, municipal analyst at Belle Haven Investments. Detroit has General Motors Co's headquarters in the city but also an influx of non-auto related business. Billionaire Dan Gilbert, who founded mortgage ...


  20. Ford to take $800M 4Q charge due to Venezuela currency woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... potential production opportunities." In a note to investors, Citi analyst Itay Michaeli questioned whether General Motors would make a similar move. A GM spokesman would not comment on the matter. Ford's move to a cost method of accounting in ...