General Motors Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for General Motors. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 3,765 in General Motors

  1. Mich. official: Cadillac chief spurned Detroit moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | USA Today

    General Motors has insisted that moving Cadillac's headquarters from Detroit to New York is a strategic move, but a Michigan economic development official said Thursday it is driven by Cadillac top Mich.

    Comment?

  2. Poor Cadillac: BMW Took All The Good Car NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Forbes.com

    ... under new President Johan de Nysschen, wants to bring some order to its growing lineup as it splits off from General Motors as a separate business unit and moves its headquarters to New York . But CT6 is a terrible name. For one thing, it's hard to ...

    Comment?

  3. Mary Barra Says Saddest Day Of Her Career Was Learning That Everything Bad Said About GM Was TrueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | AutoSpies

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra says the Detroit automaker has implemented about 90 percent of the recommendations in a devastating internal report into the company's ignition switch crisis and is reviewing its systems structure. In a cover story in Time magazine, Barra opens up about one of the worst periods in the Detroit automaker's history.

    Comment?

  4. Chrysler recalls vehicles to fix ignition switchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... switches. The switches can slip out of the "on" position, which is similar to the problem that forced General Motors to recall millions of vehicles this year. The new recall covers Jeep Commander and Grand Cherokee SUVs, Chrysler 300 and Dodge ...

    Comment?

  5. Haven't we seen this one before? The Cadillac saga continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Globe and Mail

    There are times in the car business when I feel like I am watching a movie I've seen before and this is one of them. General Motors president Dan Ammann this week unveiled the company's plan to move Cadillac's headquarters to New York in 2015 and make Caddy a separate business unit within GM.

    Comment?

  6. 2 Wisconsin families settle with GM over crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Charlotte Observer

    This combination of undated family file photos shows, Natasha Weigel, left, and Amy Rademaker. The families of Natasha Weigel and Amy Rademaker, two Wisconsin teenagers killed in a car crash involving a faulty General Motors ignition switch have dropped their lawsuit against the company and are seeking a settlement, Wednesday, Sept.

    Comment?

  7. Dodge reloads for horsepower warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... tire-smoking performance - mostly of the straight-line variety - were commonplace among Ford, Chrysler and General Motors. However, with the insurance industry clamping down with onerous premiums and government mandating power-robbing emission ...

    Comment?

  8. Motorola Solutions Reduces Pension Liability by $4.2 BillionRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    ... low interest rates make it more difficult to generate returns on money set aside for liabilities. General Motors Co. and Verizon Communications Inc. are among companies that have opted to buy annuity contracts from Newark, New Jersey-based ...

    Comment?

  9. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Auto Channel

    Sept. 25, 2014: General Motors and several of its suppliers are expanding their buying-and-selling relationship to benefit Habitat for Humanity Detroit through financial contributions and side-by-side volunteer efforts as part of its newly formed initiative called Supplying Communities Together. Grace Lieblein, GM vice president Global Purchasing and Supply Chain and GM Foundation board member, announced Wednesday that the GM Foundation and several GM suppliers have pledged to donate $948,500 and commit 2,500 employee work hours to Habitat for Humanity Detroit.

    Comment?

  10. Fiat Finds New Headquarters a Stroll From Queen's London HomeRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... on a 55 billion-euro ($71 billion) expansion plan to better compete with bigger rivals like Volkswagen AG and General Motors Co. The merger is set to be finalized next month, with shares to start trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 13. ...

    Comment?

  11. Purple cows in downtown Detroit promote fundraiserRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... ) the 13 life-sized cows are on display at locations including Hart Plaza and Campus Martius. General Motors Co.'s Chevrolet brand, which is sponsoring the ball, sought to bring the CowParade public art project to Detroit. The cows will be auctioned ...

    Comment?

  12. Fiat Chrysler locates new HQ in London's West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Automotive News

    ... a 55 billion euro ($71 billion) expansion plan to better compete with bigger rivals like Volkswagen Group and General Motors Co. The merger is set to be finalized next month, with shares to start trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 13. ...

    Comment?

  13. GM to Add Third Shift, 750 Jobs at Wentzville AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WebWire

    General Motors will add a third shift at its Wentzville Assembly plant, creating an estimated 750 new jobs, to build the all-new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups and Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans. Dealers have ordered nearly 30,000 Colorados, which is very high for early orders.

    Comment?

  14. Chrysler's Ram on track for more market share increases, NY Times saysRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... in the same period last year, the group noted. Publicly traded automakers include Fiat (FIATY), Ford (F), General Motors (GM), Honda (HMC), Nissan (NSANY), Toyota (TM) and Volkswagen (VLKAY). Chrysler recalls 2015 Chrysler 200s due to door wiring ...

    Comment?

  15. GM recall problems won't go away soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... fun. Photos taken on Friday, July 23, 2010. ( John T. Greilick / The Detroit News ) Back-channel word from General Motors Co. is that the ignition-switch scandal responsible for 19 deaths, the firing of 15 company insiders and four rounds of ...

    Comment?

  16. Trailers help put Montrose on map for car racers, collectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... and later in a new 32 x 40-foot pole barn. Palinsky's 'real' job was working as a test cell supervisor for General Motors' experimental engineering department. Eventually, Palinsky retired, though he was hired back by GM as a contract employee for a ...

    Comment?

  17. Purple cows in downtown Detroit to build awareness for cancer survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Detroit News

    Chief marketing officer global Chevrolet Tim Mahoney poses with one of the cows and a 2015 Impala inside the General Motors World hgeadquarters in downtown Detroit. Thirteen life-size purple cows have popped up around downtown Detroit to build awareness for cancer survivors and the American Cancer Society's Cattle Baron's Ball later this month.

    Comment?

  18. Still standing: Take a tour through Detroita s Fisher BuildingRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Metro Times

    ... after coming into a huge fortune due to the success of their auto body business. They sold their business to General Motors in 1926 (for what amounts to $2.5 billion in today's money) and decided to dive headfirst into the real estate business. A ...

    Comment?

  19. Holder to corporate America: We will punish corporate executives who misbehaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Detroit News

    The Justice Department sent a warning to major corporations Wednesday, saying it will seek out individual corporate wrongdoers and not just blame the company. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder - while not mentioning General Motors Co. 1 comment

  20. Manual transmissions getting rarer in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to be six." Manual transmissions - which allow the driver to select the gear - were the rule until 1939, when General Motors Co. debuted the automatic transmission in its Oldsmobile brand. Initially, automatics were much more expensive and got ...

    Comment?