Tag: general motors

BrightDrop, General Motors’ Shiny New Delivery Business

  General Motors has rolled out BrightDrop, moving them further into the business of first-to-last-mile products, software, and services for delivery and logistics. “BrightDrop offers a smarter way to deliver goods and services,” said Mary Barra, GM Chairman and CEO. To lower costs, maximize productivity, improve safety, increase security, and support sustainability, Barra said, “We […]

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GM Teases Part of Its EV Plans at CES

The Consumer Electronics Show, typically held in Las Vegas in January, is virtual this year. Because of the coronavirus, as I am sure you’d expect. Tuesday’s keynote speech came from General Motors and following up on the launch of a new logo last week – one meant to work in concert with the company’s electric-vehicle […]

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Carmakers Put Their Biggest Faces Forward

Every generation of automotive design has its Mona Lisa — and its Dogs Playing Poker. We’ve had tail fins (time for a comeback?) and the mock-convertible tops of landau vinyl roofs (I cruelly — but rightfully — judge my parents on that tacky 1980s decision). Remember the sharply angled rears of the “bustleback” Cadillac Seville, […]

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GM to Build EV Crossovers for Honda, Acura

Two Honda battery-electric crossovers will be built by General Motors in the next four years. A Honda will be built at a GM plant in Mexico, and an Acura alongside the Cadillac Lyriq in Tennessee. In an Automotive News report, it was noted that in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico, where GM builds the Chevrolet Blazer and Equinox, the […]

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The Pandemic Sank Auto Sales. Vaccines Could Bring Buyers Back.

Tesla, the world’s most valuable automaker by far, said on Saturday that globally it sold 500,000 cars in 2020, up 36 percent from the year before. The company does not break its sales down by country or continent. Updated  Jan. 5, 2021, 6:31 p.m. ET Ford Motor and most other automakers are expected to report […]

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Shirley Young, Businesswoman and Cultural Diplomat to China, Dies at 85

Ms. Young’s ideas were not the only revolutionary thing about her. At the time, most employers offered severance packages to pregnant women, on the assumption that once they gave birth, they would never return to work. When in 1963, expecting her first child, she insisted otherwise, Grey Advertising had to invent its first maternity policy. […]

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Rare Rides: The 2002 Cadillac Eldorado Collector Series

<img data-attachment-id="1745986" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/12/rare-rides-the-2002-cadillac-eldorado-collector-series/2002-cadillac-eldorado-collectors-series-6/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6.jpg" data-orig-size="663,341" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1609175711","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2002 Cadillac Eldorado Collector’s Series (6)" data-image-description=" https://swmi.craigslist.org/cto/d/berrien-center-2002-cadillac-eldorado/7238571764.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-450×231.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-610×314.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1745986 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-610×314.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”314″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-610×314.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-75×39.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-450×231.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6-120×62.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2002-Cadillac-Eldorado-Collectors-Series-6.jpg 663w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>They say all good things must come to an end, and so it was in 2002 with […]

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Chevrolet Teases Bolt ‘EUV’ One Component at a Time

<img data-attachment-id="1744782" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/12/chevrolet-teases-bolt-euv-one-component-at-a-time/bolt-euv/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser.jpg" data-orig-size="800,450" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Bolt EUV","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Bolt EUV","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Bolt EUV" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1744782″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-610×343.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-768×432.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser-120×68.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Bolt-EUV-light-teaser.jpg 800w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Chevrolet has issued a close-up shot of the Bolt EUV to maximize its marketing mileage ahead […]

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GMC Plotting Super Cruise for Sierra Denali

<img data-attachment-id="1743912" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/12/gmc-plotting-super-cruise-for-sierra-denali/super-cruise-driver-assistance-technology-will-launch-on-the-gmc/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2022-GMC-Sierra-Denali-SuperCruise-e1607537755912.jpg" data-orig-size="4333,2888" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Super Cruise driver assistance technology will launch on the GMC Sierra 1500 Denali in late model year 2022.","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Super Cruise driver assistance technology will launch on the GMC","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Super Cruise driver assistance technology will launch on the GMC" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2022-GMC-Sierra-Denali-SuperCruise-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2022-GMC-Sierra-Denali-SuperCruise-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1743912″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/2022-GMC-Sierra-Denali-SuperCruise-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″> […]

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The End of the Businessman President

The entrepreneurial spirit, as Schumpeter called it, eclipsed the organization man in the 1980s and 1990s. A regime of economic productivity centered on financial metrics like return on investment, shareholder value, and quarterly earnings made the corporate executive into an errand boy for Wall Street—or sometimes, with the growth of executive stock options and performance […]

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Rare Rides: The 1988 Cadillac Coupe DeVille, Aftermarket Elegance

<img data-attachment-id="1742464" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/12/rare-rides-the-1988-cadillac-coupe-deville-aftermarket-elegance/1988-cadillac-coupe-deville-cabriolet-6/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6.jpg" data-orig-size="800,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1988 Cadillac Coupe DeVille Cabriolet (6)" data-image-description=" https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/cto/d/san-francisco-1988-cadillac-coupe/7237941713.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1742464 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1988-Cadillac-Coupe-DeVille-Cabriolet-6.jpg 800w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Cadillac is an example of what happens when you combine consumer tastes in places […]

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GM No Longer Building Nikola Electric Pickup, Nixes Equity Stake

<img data-attachment-id="1735326" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/09/nikola-responds-to-criticisms-of-fraud/screenshot_2020-09-14-nikola-motor-company-nikola-world-2019-nikola-two-electric-semi-truck-demos1/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1.jpg" data-orig-size="3645,1865" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Nikola Motor Company – Nikola World 2019 Nikola Two Electric Semi Truck Demos(1)" data-image-description=" Nikola ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-450×230.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-610×312.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1735326″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-610×312.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”312″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-610×312.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-75×38.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-450×230.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-768×393.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Screenshot_2020-09-14-Nikola-Motor-Company-Nikola-World-2019-Nikola-Two-Electric-Semi-Truck-Demos1-120×61.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> On Monday, General Motors and Nikola Corp announced a […]

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G.M. Scales Down Nikola Deal

General Motors and Nikola, a high-profile start-up aiming to produce electric trucks, said on Monday that they had reached an agreement to work together only on hydrogen fuel cells, replacing a broader alliance they originally outlined in September. The new agreement calls for G.M. to sell fuel-cell technology to Nikola. Gone are provisions for G.M. […]

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GM is Paying Cadillac Dealers to Ditch the Brand

<img data-attachment-id="1735656" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/09/more-dealer-drama-from-cadillac-and-the-china-connection/shutterstock_736584259/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Cadillac logo hood orniment cadillac badge vintage cadillac" data-image-description=" Lerner Vadim/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1735656″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/shutterstock_736584259.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Cadillac dealers disinclined to spend a sackful of money on revamping […]

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Rare Rides: The 1980 Buick Electra, Luxury on Park Avenue

<img data-attachment-id="1741064" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/11/rare-rides-the-1980-buick-electra-luxury-on-park-avenue/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue.jpg" data-orig-size="790,593" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1980-buick-electra-park-avenue" data-image-description=" https://www.gaaclassiccars.com/vehicles/25990/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1741064 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1980-buick-electra-park-avenue.jpg 790w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>As we’ve arrived at another edition of Thanksgiving in this, the Most Awesome Current Year, let’s celebrate with a very American […]

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GM Switches Sides in the Gas War, Joins California/Biden

<img data-attachment-id="1722768" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/05/gas-war-states-sue-trump-administration-over-fuel-rollback/shutterstock_493118098/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,666" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="abandoned fuel pump, old gas station" data-image-description=" Marc Bruxelle/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1722768″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-768×511.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/shutterstock_493118098.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors has changed its mind on backing the Trump administration’s effort to […]

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G.M. Drops Its Support for Trump Climate Rollbacks and Aligns With Biden

WASHINGTON — General Motors abandoned President Trump’s battle to nullify California’s fuel economy rules meant to curb global warming, the strongest sign yet that corporate America is moving on from Mr. Trump and adapting to an incoming Democratic administration. The company also signaled that it was ready to work with President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr., […]

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GM Recalling Nearly 6 Million Vehicles Over Eternal Takata Scandal

<img data-attachment-id="1741944" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/11/gm-recalling-nearly-6-million-vehicles-over-eternal-takata-scandal/2014-chevrolet-silverado-2500-hd-ltz-crew-cab-pickup/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/2014-Chevrolet-SilveradoHD-011.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,2000" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"16","credit":"FPI","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark II","caption":"Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LTZ Crew Cab Pickup","created_timestamp":"1308787200","copyright":"License Agreement – Please read the following important information pertaining to this image. This GM image is protected by copy","focal_length":"110","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.25","title":"2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LTZ Crew Cab Pickup","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LTZ Crew Cab Pickup" data-image-description=" […]

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Driving Dystopias: GM Reportedly Rejoining the Insurance Racket With OnStar

<img data-attachment-id="1730530" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/08/gm-asks-court-to-reinstate-rico-suit-against-fca-claims-new-evidence/shutterstock_302976713/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,589" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Renaissance Center General Motors HQ Detroit" data-image-description=" Phil K/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-450×265.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-610×359.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1730530″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-610×359.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”359″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-610×359.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-75×44.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-450×265.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-768×452.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713-120×71.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/shutterstock_302976713.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors is making moves to offer insurance plans under its data-focused OnStar […]

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An Angel on the Shoulder of Your Teenage Driver (or at Least a Snitch)

Technological advances have made cars safer in many ways. There are systems that brake if a collision is imminent; warn the driver and take control if the car leaves the lane, and issue alerts when pedestrians are about to step into the road. To those, add systems that will warn parents if their teenager is […]

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Hyundai Being Sued Over Kona Electric Fires, LG Chem on Deck

Hyundai Motor Co. is being sued over a series of battery fires in its electric vehicles in Asia — specifically in relation to the otherwise-enjoyable Kona EV. Though it hardly seems fair to single out Hyundai when General Motors recently issued a recall encompassing 68,677 electric vehicles with batteries manufactured by LG Chem. Interestingly, Hyundai’s 74,000-strong […]

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GM Says Labor Disputes Are Making South Korea Look Unmanageable

<img data-attachment-id="1698668" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/11/court-finds-gm-not-liable-for-punitive-damages-in-ignition-cases/shutterstock_506171854/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,688" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GM HQ General Motors Headquarters Detroit Skyline Renaissance Center circa 2008" data-image-description=" Michael Urmann/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-450×310.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-610×420.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1698668″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-610×420.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”420″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-610×420.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-75×52.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-450×310.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-768×528.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854-120×83.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_506171854.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Over the last few years, General Motors has […]

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Grazing Bison: GMC Canyon AT4 Off-Road Performance Edition Package

<img data-attachment-id="1741164" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/11/grazing-bison-gmc-canyon-at4-off-road-performance-edition-package/gmc-at4-off-road-edition/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition.png" data-orig-size="2420,1610" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GMC AT4 off-road edition" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-450×299.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-610×406.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1741164″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-610×406.png” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-610×406.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-75×50.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-450×299.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-768×511.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/GMC-AT4-off-road-edition-120×80.png 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While GMC is synonymous with trucks, General Motors has also made it a pseudo-luxury brand in relation to […]

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General Motors Recalls Majority of Chevrolet Bolts to Prevent Additional Fires

As we reported about a month ago, the NHTSA was sniffing around the Chevrolet Bolt due to a small number of fires which occurred in the EVs while they were parked. Now after launching its own internal investigation, GM is issuing a recall of the vast majority of Bolts produced. The investigation was launched after […]

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Corvette Production Stalled Again as Mexican Suppliers Deal With COVID

Find Reviews by Make: By Matt Posky on November 11, 2020 <img data-attachment-id="1706024" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/01/corvette-engineers-arrested-for-street-racing-apparently-fired-from-gm/2020-chevrolet-corvette-stingray-convertible-006/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,829" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"Chevrolet","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1566262468","copyright":"","focal_length":"50","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.2","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-450×291.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-610×395.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1706024″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-610×395.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”395″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-610×395.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-75×49.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-450×291.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-768×497.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006-120×78.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-Stingray-Convertible-006.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors is stopping production of […]

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Rare Rides: The 1998 Chevrolet Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Replica, Purple and Banana

<img data-attachment-id="1740364" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/11/rare-rides-the-1998-chevrolet-corvette-indianapolis-500-pace-car-replica-purple-and-banana/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o.jpg" data-orig-size="960,720" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1998 Chevrolet Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition" data-image-description=" https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/795564364617140/ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1740364 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o-800×600.jpg 800w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/122898140_10215273563186999_392025811781432355_o.jpg 960w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>We’ve featured a Corvette before in this series, as well as […]

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Rare Rides: The 1984 Chevrolet Camaro Berlinetta, a Sports Car for Luxurious People

<img data-attachment-id="1740150" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/11/rare-rides-the-1984-chevrolet-camaro-berlinetta-a-sports-car-for-luxurious-people/1984-chevrolet-camaro/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro.jpg" data-orig-size="1920,1280" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1984-chevrolet-camaro" data-image-description=" https://www.sunnysideclassics.com/vehicles/395/1984-chevrolet-camaro ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1740150 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/1984-chevrolet-camaro-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The last (and only) time Rare Rides covered a Camaro, it was a heavily altered Callaway SuperNatural from the Nineties. While that […]

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GM Says No Haggling on Hummers

With the Hummer EV Edition 1 selling out over what would constitute an extended lunch break, General Motors is clearly aware it has a hot commodity on its hands. While that may not continue into subsequent model years, the electrified monstrosity is seeing demand comparable to what we witnessed with Dodge’s Demon and GM has […]

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