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Control Of PSA Peugeot Citroën May Be Handed Over To GM: Report

PSA Peugeot Citroën, led by the Peugeot family, may see control ceded to General Motors, according to the latest reports. The struggling French automaker has been crippled by shrinking sales in its home market of Europe, a problem compounded by its lack of exports. Citing inside sources... read more

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Detroit 3 Will Be Absent From Tokyo Motor Show, Again

The Detroit 3 automakers, made up of General Motors, Ford and Chrysler, will be absent from the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, making this the third time in a row that the American... read more May 23, 2013 by 

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Ford And GM To Jointly Develop Nine- And Ten-Speed Automatics

Ford and General Motors will jointly develop new nine- and ten-speed automatic transmissions, marking the third time this decade that the two auto giants have collaborated on... read more April 15, 2013 by 

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GM Commits Further $5.2 Billion To Opel Turnaround

General Motors has given another sign of its commitment to turning around the sales performance at Opel by announcing today it will invest a further 4 billion euros... read more April 10, 2013 by 

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Most GM Models To Offer High-Speed 4G LTE Broadband From 2014

It was just two years ago that we brought you details about a prototype version of General Motors’ OnStar connectivity system with full 4G LTE support, which at the... read more February 25, 2013 by 

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Toyota Regains Global Sales Crown From GM In 2012

After its sales were hampered in 2011 by an earthquake in Japan and flooding in Thailand, not to mention ongoing unintended acceleration claims, Toyota rebounded in 2012 to... read more January 17, 2013 by 

2013 Opel Adam

Opel Gives Update On Restructuring Plans

Despite facing some of the slowest sales in decades in its home market, Opel remains committed to ending its money-losing ways, primarily by forming alliances and launching... read more January 10, 2013 by 

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Holden Starts Work On Body Shop For Next-Generation Cars

General Motors’ Australian subsidiary Holden has started work on a new body shop that will be used to build two future models, the first of which, the next-generation... read more January 7, 2013 by 

2013 Cadillac Escalade

2013 Cadillac Escalade, Other GM SUVs Recalled For Roll-Away Issue

General Motors has issued a recall on its 2013 Cadillac Escalade, plus several other of its top-selling SUVs and pickups. The cause of the recall is due to a potential fault... read more January 4, 2013 by 

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Saab Parts Division Reaches Agreement With GM On Warranties

After emerging out of the ashes of bankrupt automaker Saab and its local distribution arm Saab Cars North America last June, Saab Automobile Parts North America (SPNA), the... read more December 27, 2012 by 

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroen alliance

GM And Peugeot Revise Alliance Deal, Plan New Engines

In March of this year, General Motors and France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen Group, two companies faced with overcapacity issues in Europe, surprised the automotive world by... read more December 20, 2012 by 

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To Boost Fuel Economy, GM Turns To Tire Technology

When it comes to increasing fuel economy, the obvious steps are decreasing engine size (and, often, performance), shaving pounds, refining aerodynamics and possibly... read more November 21, 2012 by 

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroen alliance

GM And PSA Peugeot Citroen Announce New Vehicle Projects

Following their initial alliance announcement made in March of this year, the heads of General Motors and France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen have announced an update on the... read more October 24, 2012 by 

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GM Mulls Deeper Ties With PSA Peugeot Citroen, Could Form Joint Venture: Report

In March of this year General Motors made the surprise move of forming an alliance with PSA Peugeot Citroen by purchasing seven percent of the French automaker’s stock... read more October 15, 2012 by 

2011 Saab 9-5 and 2011 Saab 9-4X

Spyker To Oppose GM’s Motion To Dismiss $3 Billion Lawsuit

In August of this year Dutch firm Spyker filed a $3 billion lawsuit against General Motors in a U.S. District Court in Michigan, alleging the American auto giant had... read more October 2, 2012 by 

GM develops new resistance spot welding process for aluminum

New Welding Technique Should Lead To More Aluminum In GM Cars

General Motors has developed what it says is an industry-first aluminum welding technology, which allows it to use more aluminum in the construction of its cars rather than... read more September 25, 2012 by 


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