Sep 23, 2021 11:19 AM IST
In China, the world’s biggest car market, GM is making vehicles with SAIC Motor, which has also invested in Momenta. Momenta, which holds a permit for gathering high-definition maps in China, is also backed by Toyota Motor and Daimler AG.
- Sep 16, 2021 01:54 PM IST
US carmaker Ford has announced to shut down production in India due to mounting losses and lack of growth. But, this was not the only reason why the company had to exit India. Watch the video to know the factors that drove Ford and other auto majors out of India, and what it means for the country.
What went wrong for Ford In India? What happens to the existing car owners? Let's find out.
- Sep 05, 2021 07:40 PM IST
Automakers have been considering shifting to an order-based distribution system rather than keeping huge supplies on dealer lots. But no one knows whether such a system would prove more efficient.
- Jul 24, 2021 10:47 PM IST
The firm has taken the action to protect the Cruise and Super-Cruise brands following Ford Motors in April had renamed its Co-Pilot360 automated driving system as Blue Cruise. Despite the talks, consensus on the issue had been unsuccessful, GM said in court documents that was filed on July 23.
- Jun 16, 2021 08:00 AM IST
As part of that spending, the No. 1 U.S. automaker will build two additional U.S. battery plants and move ahead some of its EV investments, said the sources, who asked not to be identified. In November, GM upped its spending plans from $20 billion, a figure that was announced in March before the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the auto industry.
- May 05, 2021 05:50 PM IST
The big profit increase was 12 times larger than the same period last year, when the start of the coronavirus pandemic forced automakers to shutter factories, limiting GM's net income to $247 million.
- Apr 01, 2021 05:29 PM IST
The $2 trillion infrastructure plan that he unveiled Wednesday is aimed at tackling climate change in part by spending up to $174 billion to encourage Americans to switch to cars and trucks that run on electricity, not gasoline or diesel. That is a large investment, but it might not be enough to push most Americans toward EVs.
- Feb 24, 2021 08:43 AM IST
General Motors India had told employees in a letter dated February 19 that they have time till February 23 to either accept the voluntary separation package or face a lawsuit
- Feb 23, 2021 06:38 PM IST
General Motors has sent a letter to its employees asking them to accept the voluntary separation package issued by it or be ready to face a lawsuit.
- Feb 21, 2021 10:52 PM IST
- Feb 04, 2021 10:39 PM IST
The pronouncement is likely to apply more pressure on more automakers, both in the United States and abroad, to beef up their electric efforts, and on the fossil fuel industry to find alternatives to its oil and gasoline products.
- Feb 03, 2021 10:56 PM IST
GM said it will take down production entirely during the week of February 8 at plants in Fairfax, Kansas; Ingersoll, Ontario; and San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
- Jan 23, 2021 02:53 PM IST
General Motors stopped selling cars in India at the end of 2017 after years of low sales.
- Jan 16, 2021 04:11 PM IST
From a flying taxi to a wellness toilet, don't miss our list of the weirdest tech products displayed at CES 2021.
- Jan 13, 2021 07:45 PM IST
GM has shared very few details of the VTOL drone. What we do know is that it will be capable of carrying only one passenger at a time.
- Jan 10, 2021 07:48 PM IST
The campaign comes as stock market investors are enthralled with companies that make electric vehicles.
- Dec 21, 2020 02:50 PM IST
There are 1,800 salaried and hourly staff working at General Motors' plant that will close on December 24
- May 28, 2020 05:33 PM IST
Keeping small suppliers afloat financially is critical for the automakers as they try to restart North American factories and generate cash from sales of large pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles.
- Apr 28, 2020 08:30 AM IST
General Motors Co, Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV are targeting May 18 to resume some production at their US factories after shutting down plants in March due to the coronavirus outbreak
- Apr 15, 2020 07:40 AM IST
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded nine contracts totaling nearly $2.6 billion to produce 137,000 ventilators by the end of 2020 for the U.S. Strategic National Stockpile, including a contract to GM worth $489.4 million for 30,000 ventilators by the end of August after President Donald Trump invoked the Defense Production Act.
- Apr 10, 2020 08:02 AM IST
GM's plants in Brazil have been shuttered since March 30 when the company put its workers on furlough, but kept their pay intact as it made employees use up vacation days.
- Feb 19, 2020 01:52 PM IST
GM said on Monday it would sell its two plants in the eastern industrial province of Rayong to China's Great Wall Motor . Its latest moves to retreat from Asia also included winding down its Australian and New Zealand operations.
- Feb 17, 2020 08:43 AM IST
It also said China's Great Wall Motor Co Ltd had agreed to buy GM's Thailand manufacturing plant, a transaction expected to be completed by the end of 2020.
- Feb 10, 2020 02:32 PM IST
The US automaker would have a staggered start of production across plants with local partners over the next two weeks, a company spokeswoman told Reuters.
- Feb 05, 2020 12:26 PM IST
Three-cylinder gasoline engines are cleaner and more fuel efficient than their conventional four-cylinder counterparts, and automakers are keen to promote them, particularly in China which has some of the world's most stringent fuel economy and emission rules.