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2011 Saab 9-5

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 exclusive provider of genuine Saab parts and accessories in the U.S. and Canada, has reached an agreement with General Motors... read more

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

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


 
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... read more August 22, 2012 by


 
GM working on car-to-car and car-to-object communications technology

GM Participating In U.S. Car-To-Car Communications Trial

Coinciding with a similar program being run in Germany, the U.S. Department of Transportation is about to start a trial of technology relying on car-to-car and car-to-object... read more August 21, 2012 by


 
2006 Saab 9-7x

Buick Rainier And Saab 9-7X Recalled

General Motors has announced a wide-ranging recall on certain SUV models from the 2006 and 2007 model years. The vehicles affected by the recall include the Chevrolet... read more August 20, 2012 by


 
GM CEO Dan Akerson and his 1958 Chevrolet Corvette that will be sold for charity

GM CEO’s Personal 1958 Chevy Corvette To Be Auctioned For Charity

A 1958 Chevrolet Corvette finished in Regal Turquoise will be auctioned off for charity, with all proceeds going to aid Habitat for Humanity Detroit, a nonprofit organization... read more August 17, 2012 by


 
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


 
 

 
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