Tag: GM

GM Rushing To Launch Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra Hybrids

GM Rushing To Launch Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra Hybrids | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The company recently confirmed that it will bring its plug-in hybrid tech to select North American vehicles soon https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> General Motors is reportedly aiming to introduce plug-in hybrid variants for […]

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Cadillac Lyriq Back On The $7,500 Tax Credit Nice List

Cadillac Lyriq Back On The $7,500 Tax Credit Nice List | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Electric SUV qualifies for $7,500 credit again having lost its eligibility at the start of the year https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> One of the things that employees of big car companies often complain […]

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GM And Andretti Still Developing F1 Car Despite Being Rejected

GM And Andretti Still Developing F1 Car Despite Being Rejected | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> There is still a chance Andretti Cadillac could enter F1 in 2028 with a works GM powertrain https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 12 hours ago <!––> <!– –> While Formula One Management recently rejected the Andretti Cadillac bid to enter […]

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Price War Heats Up In China As PHEVs Are Now Cheaper Than ICE Competition

Price War Heats Up In China As PHEVs Are Now Cheaper Than ICE Competition | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Chinese automakers are pricing their PHEVs under 100,000 yuan, a psychologically important price threshold 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> A price war that started last year has been raging in the Chinese market, and it […]

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Rise Of The Machines: Major Parts Supplier Axing 10,000 Jobs In Europe, Will Rely More On AI Instead

Rise Of The Machines: Major Parts Supplier Axing 10,000 Jobs In Europe, Will Rely More On AI Instead | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Forvia is the world’s largest auto supplier of vehicle interiors and emissions control systems https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> A major parts supplier for brands including […]

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2024 GMC Canyon And Chevy Colorado Sales Halted Over Software Glitches

2024 GMC Canyon And Chevy Colorado Sales Halted Over Software Glitches | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Late last year, GM made a similar stop-sale order for the Blazer EV due to software problems https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 20, 2024 at 12:00 <!––> <!– –> GM has delayed sales of the 2024 GMC Canyon […]

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Will Luxury Cars Save GM’s Shrinking Empire In China?

Will Luxury Cars Save GM’s Shrinking Empire In China? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> General Motors’ sales in China have dropped nearly 50% from their 2017 peak, but there is optimism that new electrified vehicles will provide a much-needed boost https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> GM is considering a […]

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Auto Industry News: Daytona Doubleheader, Chinese EVs Coming to America, & More Bad PR for Self-Driving Vehicles

A weekend of Florida downpours reveals a silver lining – the first-ever Daytona 500/Xfinity Series doubleheader. While ticketholders settle in for a long day of high-octane fun, automakers in Detroit are letting out another beleaguered sigh. China’s BYD, now the world’s largest seller of EVs, is planning a factory in Mexico, allowing it to get […]

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UAW Threatens To Strike At Ford’s Kentucky Truck Plant

UAW Threatens To Strike At Ford’s Kentucky Truck Plant | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The union has set a strike deadline of f February 23 and nearly 9,000 workers could walk off the line if a local agreement isn’t reached February 16, 2024 at 16:02 <!––> <!– –> Yesterday, Ford CEO Jim Farley said last […]

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Super Cruise Coverage Expanding To 750,000 Miles Of Roadway In US And Canada

Super Cruise Coverage Expanding To 750,000 Miles Of Roadway In US And Canada | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> GM is nearly doubling the coverage area of the Super Cruise semi-autonomous driving system 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> GM’s Super Cruise is getting a lot more useful as the company has announced the hands-free semi-autonomous […]

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Ionna Charging Network Charges Ahead As Joint Venture Between 7 Automakers Gets Approved

Ionna Charging Network Charges Ahead As Joint Venture Between 7 Automakers Gets Approved | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The first Ionna charging station will open in the United States later this year and the company will eventually expand into Canada 9 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Automakers are having their ‘Avengers assemble’ moment as Ionna […]

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Dodge Demon 170 Dealer Markups Have Some Mopar Fans Praising Chevy

Dodge Demon 170 Dealer Markups Have Some Mopar Fans Praising Chevy | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Demon 170 bubble might be popping but that isn’t stopping dealers from trying to get every penny they can 17 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Dodge Challenger SRT Demon 170 prices seem to be dropping, but some stealerships […]

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GM’s Wuling Starlight Is A Head-Turning Wagon For China

GM’s Wuling Starlight Is A Head-Turning Wagon For China | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The estate from GM’s joint-venture in China retains most of the key design details of the sedan that was launched last December https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Wuling Starlight range will soon grow with […]

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Auto Industry News: KOH 2024 Delivers Epic Finale, GM Pivots Back to PHEVs, and Elon Loses At Court

There’s never a dull moment in the auto industry, but this week’s excitement is mostly of the go-fast variety. The 2024 King of the Hammers wrapped up this weekend, delivering one of the most nail-biting final laps in history. The Engine Block walks you through the action — as well as the fresh drama coming […]

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2025 GM Vehicles To Have Eight Years Of Free OnStar Connected Features

2025 GM Vehicles To Have Eight Years Of Free OnStar Connected Features | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> GM buyers will receive automatic crash response, remote vehicle commands, and voice assistance 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Subscriptions are getting out of control, so it’s refreshing to see connected car features will come standard on 2025 […]

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100 Firefighters Battled Massive Battery Fire At GM’s Flagship EV Plant In Detroit

100 Firefighters Battled Massive Battery Fire At GM’s Flagship EV Plant In Detroit | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The blaze at Factory Zero was likely caused by a forklift puncturing a battery materials container and fire crews spent 7 hours at the facility https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 1, 2024 at 14:20 <!––> <!– […]

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Does Cadillac’s Lineup Need A Small EV Coupe-Crossover Like This?

Does Cadillac’s Lineup Need A Small EV Coupe-Crossover Like This? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> This sleek crossover that was created by Cadillac’s lead designer could serve as the brand’s entry-level electric vehicle https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson January 31, 2024 at 13:44 <!––> <!– –> Cadillac is supposedly in the midst of a transformation […]

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Takata Saga Continues As Toyota And GM Urge More Owners To Stop Driving Over Faulty Airbags

Takata Saga Continues As Toyota And GM Urge More Owners To Stop Driving Over Faulty Airbags | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The recall impacts select 2003-2004 Corolla, Corolla Matrix, and RAV4 models, as well as the Pontiac Vibe https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Toyota and General Motors have issued […]

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GM’s Cruise Admits Mistakes As U.S. Govt Probes Dragging Accident

GM’s Cruise Admits Mistakes As U.S. Govt Probes Dragging Accident | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Independent report commissioned by GM and Cruise highlighted poor leadership and lack of transparency with regulators https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Crisis-hit Cruise has fessed up to leaderships mistakes in attempt to win back […]

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Costly Union Contracts Could Push Automakers Towards Robot Workers

Costly Union Contracts Could Push Automakers Towards Robot Workers | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Big Three need to claw back some cash and staffing factories with machines could be one solution that the UAW will really hate https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Henry Ford revolutionized the way cars were […]

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Gorgeous 80-Series Toyota Land Cruiser Rocks An LS3 V8 And Costs A Hefty $250,000

Gorgeous 80-Series Toyota Land Cruiser Rocks An LS3 V8 And Costs A Hefty $250,000 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The exterior of this Land Cruiser has been repainted in a combination of Axolta Imperial Green and Mystic Gold https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> When looking at this 1997 Toyota […]

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Top 20 Best-Selling Cars, SUVs, And Trucks Of 2023 Revealed

Top 20 Best-Selling Cars, SUVs, And Trucks Of 2023 Revealed | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Trucks dominated the top three again, but Toyota’s RAV4 was within an inch of a podium position https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Between pandemic-related plant shutdowns and supply-chain bottlenecks that in some cases forced […]

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GM Wuling’s Larger Bingo Plus Is For Buyers With A Fuller House

GM Wuling’s Larger Bingo Plus Is For Buyers With A Fuller House | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Stretched version of existing Bingo gets more grown-up styling, a split-look C-pillar design and more power from electric powertrain https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton January 12, 2024 at 15:35 <!––> <!– –> BYD’s Dolphin has been impressing European […]

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For Frunk’s Sake! Broken $340k Caddy EV Reveals Tiny Front Cargo Bay

For Frunk’s Sake! Broken $340k Caddy EV Reveals Tiny Front Cargo Bay | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Huge clamshell hood hides a very modest-looking frunk shaped like the Cadillac crest https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton January 11, 2024 at 09:30 <!––> <!– –> The great thing about electric cars, execs often tell us, is that […]

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GM’s Sales In China Have Almost Halved Since 2017

GM’s Sales In China Have Almost Halved Since 2017 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> China had long been GM’s most prolific market but it is now facing stiff new competition https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 12 hours ago <!––> <!– –> While sales data recently confirmed that GM was the best-selling automaker in the United […]

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Auto Industry News: Cruise’s $75K Resolution Offer, UAW’s New Strategy, & Tesla’s Latest Drama

Like everyone else slogging through the post-holiday slump, the auto industry is slowly getting back to business as usual. As such, the majority of news outlets seem fixated on studying the tea leaves left over from 2023 in order to make some predictions about 2024. We’re not judging — we’ll be doing the same next […]

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U.S. Auto Sales Roar Back In 2023, GM Is No.1 And Hyundai Outsells Stellantis

U.S. Auto Sales Roar Back In 2023, GM Is No.1 And Hyundai Outsells Stellantis | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Other brands to report sales increases included Hyundai Motor Group, Toyota, BMW, Nissan, and Subaru https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 11 hours ago <!––> <!– –> More new vehicles were sold across the United States than […]

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GM Offering $7,500 Incentive To EVs Missing Out On Tax Credit

GM Offering $7,500 Incentive To EVs Missing Out On Tax Credit | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> GM is working on changes to make sure the Blazer EV and Lyriq meet eligibility requirements for the tax credit later this year https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> General Motors will provide shoppers […]

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