| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:12 AM
With the introduction of an affordable electric car that can go 200 miles on a single charge, General Motors sets up a showdown with Tesla to sell an electric vehicle to the masses. It may also upstage a car of its own.
GM on Monday unveiled the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:47 AM
Cadillac body, Corvette Z06 engine.
General Motors’ luxury brand Cadillac used Tuesday’s Detroit Auto Show to unveil the all-new 2016 CTS-V sedan. It’s a snarling, 640-horsepower answer to cars like BMW’s M5 and Mercedes-AMG&...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:27 PM
The North American International Auto Show running this week in Detroit is stuffed with sexy vehicles like Ford’s GT supercar, a convertible version of the Alfa Romeo 4C and various Porsche variants.
But noticeably absent are everyday cars such...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:22 PM
Toyota to General Motors: Bring it on.
The Japanese automaker delivered a counterpunch this week in the mid-size truck segment with the unveiling of an all-new Toyota Tacoma.
The Detroit debut answered GM's launch of the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon,...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:35 PM
General Motors plans to start selling cars that can drive partially in an auto-pilot mode and that can exchange speed and safety data with similarly equipped vehicles.
The first features are expected to show up in high-end Cadillac vehicles for the 2017...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
There's all kinds of big Cadillac-related news here in my Motown hometown. General Motors Co.'s luxury division is going bohemian with a planned move to trendy, lofty space in New York's Soho neighborhood, and also announced the name for its new top-of-...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:49 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Americans like to sit tall when they drive, as shown by a report issued Wednesday by IHS Automotive showing U.S. registrations for sport utility and crossover vehicles outnumber sedans for the first time.
Through May of this year,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
When Mike Pallone Chevrolet, a four-decade-old car dealership in the prosperous Northern Virginia suburbs, needed a lawyer to argue its case for help from the Department of Motor Vehicles back in 2007, it went looking to the small country town of Front...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Top U.S. automaker General Motors Co has emerged as a heavyweight ally of the wireless carriers battling against stricter Internet traffic rules, with a new letter that linked the issue to wirelessly connected cars.
In a letter to a Federal...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:08 AM
General Motors said its general counsel, Michael Millikin, will retire early next year.
Millikin, the top legal officer at the automaker, has come under intense scrutiny for the way his department handled death and injury claims for a defective ignition...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:06 AM
If you drive a car made in the early 2000s, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants you to see your dealer -- right now.
The federal agency issued a rare alert Monday, warning that owners of vehicles fitted with airbags made by Takata...