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Spy Shots: GM Testing Theta-Based Plug-In Hybrid Crossover Prototype

When General Motors shut down Saturn late last year, it lost more than a quarter of its sales of hybrid vehicles. Saturn, with no V-8 models, full-size SUVs or pickups, was GM’s most fuel-efficient brand and was second only to Chevrolet for overall hybrid sales with its Vue and Aura... read more

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Official: HUMMER Sale Ends, Brand To Be Wound Down

General Motors has announced that the proposed deal with China’s Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machines Co., Ltd. (Tengzhong) over the sale of HUMMER cannot be... read more February 24, 2010 by

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Opel CEO Lays Out Future Plans, Promises Profit By 2012

Opel CEO Nick Reilly today announced an ambitious five-year, $15 billion plan for the future that will reinvigorate 80 percent of the automaker's model lines and place a... read more February 9, 2010 by

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Report: GM Planning Rear-Wheel Drive Hybrid Cars, Starting With Cadillac ATS

Last month General Motors announced it was expanding its in-house electric vehicle development capabilities by becoming the first major automaker in the U.S. to design and... read more February 8, 2010 by

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Spyker: Saab Will Be Niche Player With Three To Four Models

The long-winded story of Saab's sale finally came to a close last month, with the brand born from jets adding a propeller to the mix in the form of Dutch sports car company... read more February 1, 2010 by

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Spyker Buys Saab. Mouse Swallows Elephant. Film at 11:00

After a year of talks with GM, Spyker, a European maker of expensive sports cars, has finally been awarded SAAB. Maybe awarded isn't exactly the right word. If we recall... read more January 26, 2010 by

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GM To Sell Saab To Spyker

The never-ending story of Saab's sale looks to be finally over, and the brand born from jets will be adding a propeller to the mix. Dutch supercar maker Spyker has reached a... read more January 26, 2010 by

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GM Building Electric Motors In-House For New Rear-Wheel Drive Hybrids

GM will expand its in-house electric vehicle development capabilities by becoming the first major automaker in the U.S. to design and manufacture its own electric motors for... read more January 26, 2010 by

Edward E. 'Ed' Whitacre, Jr.

Ed Whitacre To Stay On As GM CEO

We've heard discussions of alternatives for the top executive spot at General Motors from board chairman Ed Whitacre himself over the past few months, but today Whitacre... read more January 25, 2010 by

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2010 NAIAS Preview: as Seen on TV

Kia's 2010 NAIAS press opportunity was TV verisimilitude--a brash send up of an infomercial. It had all the Veg-o-Matic sliced-and-diced pieces: loud huckster, incredulous... read more January 23, 2010 by

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Why I Hate Detroit

I hate Detroit. First a disclaimer, I'm not a disinterested observer. I make absolutely no pretense at impartiality. Ive spent many a day and night in the depths of winter in... read more January 19, 2010 by

Tiger Woods

General Motors Tanks Tiger

Hey, you. Yes, you: the guy who's been in a coma and living under a hubcap since November? You might be surprised to know that General Motors has ended its (purely platonic)... read more January 14, 2010 by

Cadillac Converj Concept

Cadillac Converj Cleared For Production, Says Lutz

One of the most exciting cars from last year’s Detroit Auto Show was the Cadillac Converj concept, which General Motors used to showcase its plug-in hybrid technology... read more January 10, 2010 by

2010 Saab 9-5

Breaking: Saab Board Votes For Liquidation, GM Still Considering Bids

It looks as if Saab is done. The board of the company voted today in Sweden to shut the company down and liquidate its assets. GM is still evaluating bids, according to the... read more January 8, 2010 by

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Video: Hennessey's LS9-Powered HPE700 Camaro Takes To The Track

Exactly one year ago Texas-based tuning firm Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE) first announced plans for a highly modified 2010 Chevrolet Camaro that the company plans... read more January 6, 2010 by

2010 Cadillac concept teaser

Report: Cadillac XTS Production To Start In 2012 At Oshawa Plant

Reports of a single replacement for Cadillac's aging DTS and STS sedans have circulated the web for ages now, with news that the car would be called the XTS and could even... read more January 6, 2010 by


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