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GM Zeta rear-wheel drive platform

Report: Next-Gen Zeta Platform To Underpin New Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac Sedans

General Motors’ rear-wheel drive Zeta platform was pioneered in Australia for the locally built Holden Commodore sedan but right from the start Detroit had global intentions for the design. Today, Zeta running gear can be found in models sold in China, South Korea, the UK, and in North... read more

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2013 Chevrolet C7 Corvette preview rendering

Rendered: 2013 Chevrolet Corvette (C7)

There are all manner of rumors concerning the next-generation C7 Chevrolet Corvette, with stories ranging from the possibility of a mid-engined platform to AWD powertrains... read more July 26, 2010 by


 
GM's OnStar smartphone app technology

GM Boosts OnStar With Apps Tech For Smartphones

Ford's SYNC system is perhaps the best in-vehicle information and entertainment platform in the industry, but GM's OnStar is striving to keep pace with a new smartphone app... read more July 22, 2010 by


 
Airbags & Baby Seats

Kids Dying In Parked Cars At Record Pace: How To Stop It

As summer sets in, an epidemic has already begun to sweep the nation: a record number of children have died of hyperthermia (over-heating) since the beginning of 2010 while... read more June 30, 2010 by


 
2006 GM Jay Leno EcoJet Concept

Jay Leno’s 2006 EcoJet Concept Makes Appearance At All GM Show

For those who don’t remember, the EcoJet was a concept car built by General Motors back in 2006 together with auto aficionado and television personality Jay Leno. The... read more June 9, 2010 by


 
Armando Galarraga presented with 2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible

Great Sportsmanship Rewarded With 2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport - How Fitting

In the world of professional sports, many athletes astound us with their tremendous plays. But to an athlete, it's not enough to make a great play. They want more. They... read more June 8, 2010 by


 
2010 Lotus Evora

The History Of The Lotus Evora

Similar to many other racing automakers, Lotus didn’t start off to make loads of money. It was started to fuel the racing needs of someone who wanted to defy what was... read more May 24, 2010 by


 
2010 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door Convertible w/3LT Engine

Direct Injection And E85 Capability Coming To Corvette, CTS-V

General Motors’ LS series of V-8 engines currently enjoy the status of being one of the most popular powerplant designs in history, appearing in models all across the globe... read more April 28, 2010 by


 
GM and NASA's Robonaut 2 droid

GM And NASA To Launch R2 Robonaut Into Space

Two days, two carmaker tie-ups with NASA. It looks like the government is looking to get the most out of its bailout money, as recent cutbacks at NASA have put manned... read more April 14, 2010 by


 
General Motors Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan

GM Posts $4.3 Billion Loss In First Six Months Post Bankruptcy

General Motors has announced that it posted a $4.3 billion loss for its first six months out of bankruptcy, which essentially covers the period from July 10 to December 31... read more April 8, 2010 by


 
GM yet to hold talks over Hummer sale

GM Will Shut HUMMER Brand Down

Despite hopes that a new buyer for Hummer would be found after an original sale deal with China’s Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machines Co., Ltd. (Tengzhong) fell... read more April 6, 2010 by


 
GM's laser-based HUD system

Video: GM's Laser-Based Heads-Up Display In Action

We're still years off from the truly sci-fi heads-up displays (HUD) that we see in so many movies, but we're not that many years off. GM's latest advance in the field shows... read more March 18, 2010 by


 
GM's laser-based HUD system

GM Unveils New Laser Heads-Up Display For Better Visibility

Two years ago we brought you a preview of GM's latest innovation in heads-up display technology: a full-windshield, laser-based system that displays the path of the road... read more March 17, 2010 by


 
Theta-based plug-in hybrid crossover prototype spy shots

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... read more March 10, 2010 by


 
Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept

Cadillac Distancing Itself From GM

Cadillac is the shining star in General Motors’ North American portfolio and one of the few brands in the world where it’s safe to say that all its products are... read more March 9, 2010 by


 
Bob Lutz

GM: Bob Lutz To Retire May 1

Bob Lutz's retirement has gone in and out of consideration more times than the Cadillac Converj has received the red light-green light treatment, but this time, it looks like... read more March 3, 2010 by


 
 

 
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