Auto Workers Go On Strike At GM Factories Amid Contract ImpasseTens of thousands of United Auto Workers were on strike across the country on Monday, after they couldn’t reach an agreement on a new four-year contract with General Motors.
UAW Says Its 49K Members At GM Plants Will Go On StrikeThe United Auto Workers union announced that its roughly 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the U.S. will go on strike Sunday night because contract negotiations with the automaker had broken down.
GM To Reveal Next-Generation Corvette In JulyThe new sport car has been photographed undergoing road tests for months. Corvettes debuted in 1953 and are manufactured at a GM plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
GM: It Has 2,700 Jobs For Workers Slated To Be Laid OffBlue-collar workers will still lose jobs at four U.S. plants slated for closure next year, but most will be able to find employment at eight other GM factories where jobs are being added. Some would have to relocate.
Cruise Control: GM's No. 2 Exec To Run Self-Driving Car UnitGM's decision to put one of its top executives in charge of Cruise provides further validation of a 5-year-old startup that has ballooned from 40 workers to more than 1,000 employees since the Detroit automaker bought it for $1 billion in 2016.
GM Recalls 1.2M Pickups, SUVs For Power Steering IssueMore than 1 million of the trucks are in the U.S., and most of the rest are in Canada and Mexico. There's a small number in other countries.
General Motors Launches Car-Sharing ServiceCar owners can make extra cash by letting strangers borrow their cars with General Motors' new car sharing service.
GM Unveils New Feature To Prevent Child Deaths In Hot CarsSo far this year, 12 children have died from heatstroke in cars.
Detroit's Automakers, Sensing A Threat, Embrace MobilityFor Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over.
Automakers Report Best US March Sales In 16 YearsFord, Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Nissan, Hyundai and General Motors all reported increases, largely driven by SUVs and trucks.
General Motors Ups Dividend, Share Buyback On Strong OutlookGeneral Motors says it will add $4 billion to its stock buyback program and raise its quarterly dividend 6 percent to 38 cents per share.
Auto Industry Ends 2015 On A Very Strong NoteCar and truck sales set a new record in 2015, narrowly edging out the previous record--17.4 million, set in 2000.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 38Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday.
GM: Parts Ready To Fix SUVs That Can Catch FireFor the owners of 189,000 General Motors SUVs, the days of parking them outside the garage for fear that they could catch fire will soon come to an end.
CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude"I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over," Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.