General Motors

General Motors to spend $35 billion through 2025 on electric and autonomous vehicles

17 Jun 2021

US auto union UAW begins nation-wide strike against GM

16 Sep 2019

GM said UAW wages and benefits are expensive compared with competing non-union auto plants in southern US states and also justified plant shutdowns saying market shifts, especially the switchover to electric vehicles, demanded solutions for the Michigan and Ohio assembly plants that are non-productive

Indian American Dhivya Suryadevara becomes GM’s first woman CFO

14 Jun 2018

Dhivya Suryadevara joins Mary Barra, GM’s first woman CEO, as the first women in their respective positions in the auto industry, as no other major global automaker has a CEO and a CFO who are both female

General Motors to roll out first market-ready self-driving car in 2019

12 Jan 2018

General Motors to enable drivers to buy stuff from their dashboard

05 Dec 2017

General Motors to introduce autonomous ride-sharing service in several big cities in 2019

01 Dec 2017

Manhattan may be first to test self-driving cars in New York state

20 Oct 2017

GM reaches tentative labour agreement with workers at CAMI plant in Canada

16 Oct 2017

General Motors, Ford bet big on electric vehicles

03 Oct 2017

GM to recall 2.5 mn vehicles due to faulty airbag inflators in China

18 Sep 2017

GM may scrap Chevy Volt, 5 other car models: report

24 Jul 2017

China’s SAIC Motor to take over GM’s defunct Halol unit

06 Jul 2017

The $100-billion SAIC will be the first Chinese auto major to have a dedicated manufacturing base in the country that is slated to become the world's third largest by 2020

GM faces suit for alleged VW-type diesel emissions scam

26 May 2017

GM and its German supplier Bosch have been accused of rigging its heavy-duty trucks with Duramax engines to detect and pass emissions tests but to scale back those controls in real driving conditions - much like the Volkswagen scam

GM to stop car sales in India; to focus on exports

19 May 2017

The plan is consistent with GM’s global allocation of capital and investment in its business around the world and is designed to generate stronger returns

GM overtakes Nissan on strength of relationships with suppliers

15 May 2017

GM India closes Halol plant, moves production to Talegaon

28 Apr 2017

US Supreme Court declines to review ruling on GM’s liability over faulty ignition switch

25 Apr 2017

General Motors to launch 10 electric and hybrid vehicles in China by 2020

22 Apr 2017

General Motors exits Venezuela plant seizure

21 Apr 2017

General Motors to cut 1,100 jobs at Michigan assembly plant

07 Mar 2017

French group PSA acquires GM’s European business for $2.3 bn

06 Mar 2017

The acquisition will elevate PSA Group as No2 automaker in Europe with the addition of Opel and Vauxhall brands while advancing GM’s transformation and unlocking shareholder value through disciplined capital allocation

GM to deploy thousands of driver-less cars in test fleets

18 Feb 2017

Fear of Vauxhall closure prompts UK to talk with GM

15 Feb 2017

GM in talks to sell Opel arm to Peugeot, exit Europe

15 Feb 2017

The surprise decision to sell Opel is in line with CEO Mary Barra’s promise to have GM “disrupt ourselves” rather than be jolted by outside forces – but exiting such a large market as Western Europe is risky, say analysts

GM reports $9.4-bn net profit in '16, to pay 52,000 employees $12,000 each

08 Feb 2017