GM To Recall About 7 Million Vehicles Worldwide Due To Dangerous Takata AirbagsGeneral Motors is recalling nearly 7 million vehicles worldwide after a four-year court battle.
GM To Invest $2.2B To Build Electric VehiclesGM said in a statement that the factory will start building the company's first electric pickup late in 2021, followed by a funky-looking self-driving shuttle for GM's Cruise autonomous vehicle unit.
Many GM Car Owners' Rides Are Still In Park, Waiting For PartsIt was the longest auto workers strike in 50 years.
GM Strike Creates A Casualty: Car Part Shortage"We can't get cars back to customers in a timely manner. If you had a GM vehicle, I'd tell you not to leave the car here."
GM Cruise Autonomous Vehicle Unit Gets $1.15B InvestmentCruise is considered among the leaders in the race to deploy autonomous vehicles without human backup drivers. It has pledged to do that in an unspecified city sometime this year, but recently has backed away.
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.
General Motors Begins White-Collar Layoffs This WeekThe company says 2,200 white-collar employees took buyouts, while another 1,500 contract workers were let go.
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.
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.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 38Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday.
Black Friday Boosts November Car SalesChrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.