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  1. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Mary Barra will be announcing plans to deepen investments in GM's electric cars on Thursday, according to a report from Reuters. The plan would see GM adding to the $20 billion investment it has already made in electric cars. Although GM has declined to comment, the automaker has been accused...
  2. Global GMC & Wuling News
    The previous poster child for gas-powered excess is reborn as an EV truck, with 1,000 horsepower, a crab walk mode … and something called Watts to Freedom? After nearly a year of teasing, GMC took the wraps off the Hummer EV tonight. The humongous pickup truck revives a name last seen on...
  3. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Ohio's Tax Credit Authority is ordering GM to repay $28 million in tax incentives it received to keep its Lordstown Assembly Plant open, according to the Columbus Dispatch. General Motors also agreed to invest a further $12 million in the state as part of an agreement whose terms were publicized...
  4. Automotive Industry & GM News
    A new report says that it's time for Cadillac dealers to start plugging in to the company's new plans. All 880 US dealers were told that they'll need to invest at least $200k each on EV necessities if they want to sell Caddys past 2022, Automotive News reports. "Now's really the time to start...
  5. Global Chevrolet News
    Automakers are notoriously tight-lipped about future products, keeping the new models secret until the appropriate time. And then along comes former vice president and current Democratic nominee for president Joe Biden, a man who is known for the occasional gaffe. He was speaking in Warren...
  6. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Hindenburg Research, a short-seller that has previously released damning reports on companies and profited from the stock prices falling, has released a report charging Nikola of parlaying an "ocean of lies" into a partnership with GM. Nikola stocks have since fallen steeply.  This week, GM...
  7. Automotive Industry & GM News
    GM has revealed that its Ultium battery technology will cut down on battery management wiring by up to 90% as compared to standard EV battery systems. The technology should allow GM to increase range and aid scalability. The wireless battery management system has been developed by GM supplier...
  8. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Now that Chrysler has a new friend, GM wants to get in on the action and will ally itself to Honda in North America. Although not all the details on this alliance have been revealed or, indeed, decided, the companies have revealed that it will include R&D, platforms, purchasing, and connected...
  9. Automotive Industry & GM News
    A new report, backed up by GM, claims the Corvette's engineering team will set up shop in the General's exhaust-free autonomous and electric vehicles program come September. Citing an internal source, corvetteforum.com revealed Thursday that the Corvette Engineering team will be moved from the...
  10. Automotive Industry & GM News
    It's not their first kick at the can, if you'll recall the EV1 of the late 1990s. It's not even their second kick at the EV can, which was the Spark EV (don't remind us of the 1960s EV testbeds). And the automaker has plenty of EVs in China now. But now General Motors is going big on...
  11. Global Cadillac News
    Steve Carlisle, whose job title was recently upgraded to president of GM's North American operations, knows you can't market emissions-free driving on novelty alone. The former Cadillac brand boss offered a hint about the window sticker affixed to the upcoming Cadillac Lyriq electric SUV on...
  12. Automotive Industry & GM News
     A new report from Bloomberg suggests that GM has been considering spinning off its electric ambitions for a while after seeing startups attract billions of dollars of investment without offering more than a sales pitch. Selling a bunch of real cars to customers is fine, but GM really wants to...
  13. Global Cadillac News
    Edgy looks, a 300-mile range, and tons o' tech: the Cadillac of EVs is here. Or rather, it will be … in 2022. Here it is, the next era in Cadillac's 118-year history. The American luxury manufacturer finally showed off a near-production version of the Lyriq, which launches the brand into...
  14. Global GMC & Wuling News
    With the fall fast approaching, GMC is getting ready to show off one of its most important vehicles to date. Delayed by the pandemic, details about the Hummer won't be available for a few months, but GM is happy to tease us with another revealing (but not too revealing) video about the electric...
  15. Global Cadillac News
    We covered the teaser of the Cadillac Lyriq's 33-inch infotainment screen, but we may have missed a detail. The eagle-eyed reporters over at GM Authority noticed that a range could be deduced by the infotainment's display. Before we launch into this, it's worth mentioning that Cadillac, knowing...
  16. Automotive Industry & GM News
    GM is launching a multibillion-dollar strategy to get in on the electric commercial vehicle game. The report comes from Automotive News, which sites suppliers familiar with the plans. According to the source, the codename for the van is BV1 and will begin production in late 2021. GM is debating...
  17. Automotive Industry & GM News
    General Motors is "almost there" when it comes to a million-mile electric car battery. That's according to a new report from Reuters, quoting one of the automaker's Executive Vice Presidents. Doug Parks made the announcement during an online investor conference earlier this week, says the...
  18. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Ultium Cells, the company that GM and LG Chem formed together to manufacture battery cells for electric vehicles, is breaking ground on the future site for a battery plant in Lordstown, Ohio. The site will produce the Ultium battery cells that will eventually go into the Cruise Origin, the...
  19. Automotive Industry & GM News
      Honda and General Motors announced an agreement late Thursday to partner on two jointly built electric vehicles. The two models will carry the Honda badge, but underneath will sit the modular EV platform unveiled by GM a month ago, paired with the American company's proprietary Ultium battery...
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