Tag: GM

Trump’s ‘TRUTH’ Social Media App Features Fake Chevy Trucks Accounts That GM Disavows

Donald Trump launched a new social media app this week called “TRUTH Social” and Chevrolet was unexpectedly drawn into the controversy as a result of an account it says it has no affiliation with. Screenshots for the app that appeared on Apple’s app store showed an account called @ChevyTrucks that promoted—what else?—Chevrolet trucks. The posts, […]

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GM Is More Than Halfway Through Delivering Pickup Trucks Parked Due To Chip Shortage

General Motors is moving through the backlog of pickups it was able to build, but not finish as a result of missing chips. The company’s North American CEO, Steve Carlisle, said the company is more than halfway through shipping the vehicles. “We’ve made great progress,” Carlisle told Reuters. “We’re a bit better than halfway through […]

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It’s Official: The Ford Mustang GT Is America’s Most ’Murican Car

It’s hard to think of a more quintessentially American car than the Ford Mustang GT V8. But that’s not just nostalgia talking, it’s maths and science, people. The 2021 Mustang 5.0-liter GT has just nabbed top spot on a league table that measures the volume of U.S.-built content in the nation’s cars. According to the […]

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Stellantis and GM Announce Vaccine Mandates For Canadian Workers

GM Canada and Stellantis Canada today separately announced that they would be enforcing vaccine mandates at their sites in the country. Unifor, the union representing the companies workers, said it supported the mandate. Both GM and Stellantis Canada said that they had advocated for employees to get vaccinated as soon as they became available and cited […]

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GM Extends Chevrolet Bolt Production Pause Until The End Of October

General Motors will extend the production shut down affecting the Bolt for another two weeks. As battery production for the vehicle resumes, the automaker says it is focused on recall repairs rather than new vehicles. Production of the Bolt has been idled since August 23 following the discovery of a manufacturing fault that could lead […]

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Battery Suppliers To Pay GM $1.2 Billion As Reimbursement For Chevrolet Bolt Recall Costs

GM’s battery suppliers, LG Chem and LG Electronics, will pay the automaker a combined $1.2 billion worth of the recall that affects more than 140,000 Chevrolet Bolt EVs and EUVs built between 2017 and mid-2021. That will see them foot more than half the bill that is incurred as a result of the recall and […]

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Jay Leno Discovers You Can Have Fun Driving GM Defense’s Infantry Squad Vehicle

Jay Leno frequently has the opportunity to drive some pretty cool cars inaccessible to most members of the public and in his most recent review, sampled a vehicle that civilians will likely never see in the flesh, let alone be allowed to drive. Featured in the most recent episode of Jay Leno Garage is the […]

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General Motors And General Electric To Collaborate On Renewable Supply Chain For EVs

General Motors announced today that it has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with GE Renewable Energy to look for ways to improve the supply of heavy and light rare earth materials and magnets, copper, and electrical steel used to make electric vehicles. Initially, the pair will focus on creating a supply chain for magnet […]

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