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2013 Chevrolet Camaro's frameless rear-view mirror with electrochromic OnStar buttons

2013 Chevy Camaro Gets Frameless Rear-View Mirror In OnStar Revamp

General Motors is updating the look of its OnStar buttons as it rolls out the connectivity and telematics feature in more and more markets across the globe. The new designs are said to be more easily recognizable, however, they also better reflect new software updates that have also been added... read more

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Spyker's propeller logo.

Spyker Suing General Motors For $3 Billion Over Saab Bankruptcy

Spyker N.V has announced the filing of a $3 billion lawsuit against General Motors, alleging that it deliberately forced Spyker-owned Saab into bankruptcy by blocking a... read more August 6, 2012 by 

2013 Opel Adam

Opel Loses New Design Boss

Just two weeks after Opel CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke announced his resignation from the top job, David Lyon, Opel’s recently appointed head designer has reportedly... read more July 31, 2012 by 

GM working on vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-X communications systems

GM Working On Cars That Use Smartphone Signals To Detect Pedestrians

Several automakers have introduced advanced technology in their cars that can read the road ahead and anticipate whether a vehicle in front is slowing down or a pedestrian or... read more July 26, 2012 by 

2013 Opel Adam

Opel Appoints New Interim Chief

Opel has announced that Thomas Sedran, one of the struggling automaker’s strategy heads and chief of operations, will serve as interim chairman until a permanent... read more July 18, 2012 by 

OnStar partners with RelayRides on peer-to-peer car rentals

OnStar Partners With RelayRides On Peer-To-Peer Car Sharing: Video

It’s no secret that, aside from high-dollar collector models, cars are a depreciating asset. Worse, you’re paying for your car even when you’re not using... read more July 17, 2012 by 

2013 Opel Adam

Opel Boss Steps Down Amid Rising Concerns In Europe

This year Opel turns 150, but the company has very little to celebrate, with news emerging overnight that Karl-Friedrich Stracke, president of General Motors Europe and the... read more July 13, 2012 by 

BMW headquarters

BMW, GM End Cooperative Talks On Fuel Cell Development

Earlier this week we brought you a report that BMW and Toyota were entering into a cooperative agreement on hybrid system and fuel cell technology. It comes as no surprise... read more June 27, 2012 by 

BMW ActiveHybrid

BMW Committed To Hybrid Deal Despite PSA And GM Alliance

In 2010 BMW and France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen signed a deal to expand their already successful powertrain cooperation to include hybrid component development for... read more June 22, 2012 by 

GM design chief Ed Welburn presents the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Concept

Opel Designer Appointed Design Chief Of Buick And Cadillac

As General Motors celebrates the 85th anniversary of its GM Design organization, which today employs more than 1,900 talented designers in 10 advanced studios located around... read more June 19, 2012 by 

Cadillac's Super Cruise system undergoing testing.

Cadillac To Offer Hands-Off 'SuperCruise' Driving...Very Soon

It appears that Cadillac will offer its hands-off adaptive cruise control on one or more vehicles for the 2014 model year--at least if one high-ranking executive is to be... read more June 13, 2012 by 

Darren McKeage's Tosa Street Car supercar design

GM-Engined GrabCAD Supercar Set For Production In 2013

Very few people get to design cars for a living, and even fewer of those will pen the next supercar. However, one lucky and particularly talented individual that we know of... read more June 6, 2012 by 

Design team at Holden

Inside Look At Holden’s Design Center: Video

We recently ran a post detailing some design processes utilized by the Buick team when penning new models. Today, another General Motors subsidiary, Holden, is in the... read more May 15, 2012 by 

2014 Chevrolet Impala

Cadillac's CUE Likely To Migrate To Other GM Products

CUE, short for Cadillac User Experience, is GM’s high end infotainment system, scheduled to debut in the upcoming Cadillac XTS sedan. After learning from mistakes made... read more May 4, 2012 by 

GM CEO Dan Akerson (left) and PSA Peugeot Citroen CEO Philippe Varin

GM And PSA Peugeot Citroen Form Alliance, Plan Joint Models

General Motors and France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen announced this week the creation of a long-term and broad-scale global strategic alliance, which they hope will leverage... read more March 1, 2012 by 

LFX V-6 engine for 2012 Buick LaCrosse

GM Developing Pair Of Twin-Turbo V-6 Engines: Report

About two years ago we first brought you news that General Motors was developing a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine that, coupled with direct-injection technology... read more February 24, 2012 by 


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