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Brands related to this company: Chevrolet, Opel (GM), Vauxhall (GM)

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2018 Guangzhou motor show - world premieres list

19 November 2018

Below is a list of vehicle world premieres which appeared at the 2018 edition of AutoGuangzhou.


2019 Detroit auto show: world premieres list

30 October 2018

Manufacturers have begun to drip feed the first details of concepts and production models which will be world debuts at the North American International Auto Show. The first round-up of what has been confirmed is below, with the list to be constantly updated over the coming weeks.


Holden struggles as GM plans future models

25 September 2018

A series looking at what's coming for GM's many brands and a couple of its Chinese joint ventures has so far covered Baojun, Wuling, GMC, Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac. The last piece in the General Motors puzzle is Holden.


GM future vehicles - Cadillac

21 September 2018

General Motors brands continue to be the focus of just-auto.com's latest future models series. Recent features have covered Baojun, Wuling, GMC, Chevrolet and Buick, with Holden set to round out the series. But first, the emphasis turns to what's ahead for Cadillac.

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PSA's Tavares sees need to raise Opel efficiency

12 September 2017

In an interview with just-auto at the Frankfurt Motor Show, PSA chief Carlos Tavares warns of productivity gaps across the Opel manufacturing network that will require work to bring plants into line with PSA efficiency levels. He also says the company is planning several post-Brexit scenarios in the absence of any guidance from the UK government and European Commission.


Opel chief interior designer on the new Insignia

27 April 2017

Continuing just-auto/QUBE's review of interior design and technology trends, we borrowed the new Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport to take a closer look and got the inside story from Stefan Arndt, Adam Opel AG's chief interior designer.


GENEVA - Interview with Opel CEO Neumann

2 March 2016

General Motors Europe boss has told just-auto that the company is off to a strong sales start as it looks to hit breakeven in 2016. In a wide-ranging interview in Geneva, he also said that Opel is looking to address its weakness in SUVs, is concerned about the UK’s currency movements and believes that Opel should focus on efficiency gains for combustion engines - rather than go for hybrids - in meeting tighter CO2 emission rules.


Interview with Vauxhall MD Tim Tozer

17 September 2015

General Motors' UK operations' chief is Vauxhall MD Tim Tozer. He tells just-auto about the brand's high hopes for the new Astra and the resurgence of the UK manufacturing plant that makes it (one of two in Europe).

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just-auto Plus only Chevrolet expands Colorado range

12 November 2018

November marks the four-year anniversary of the return of the segment-redefining Colorado midsize truck. Introduced as a 2015 model, the Colorado recorded its first full month of sales in October 2014. Since then, US customers have bought more than 428,792...


just-auto Plus only Latin NCAP announces results for two new models

8 November 2018

The sixth round of results of the year of the New Car Assessment Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean, Latin NCAP, was released with a top result and an advanced award for Fiat 500X while new Cruze renews a solid four stars result. The Chevrolet...


Australian car importers eye TPP FTA benefits

7 November 2018

Australia's freshly ratified Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement, scheduled to come into force at the end of this year, will benefit multiple automakers in the now import-only market, according to a local media report.


South Korean sales rebound 24% in October

5 November 2018

Domestic sales by South Korea's five largest automakers combined rebounded by over 24% to 139,557 units in October from 112,332 units in the same month of last year, according to preliminary data released individually by the vehicle manufacturers.


GM calls for federal program to boost EVs

26 October 2018

General Motors has called for a national US program of corporate credits and incentives for electric vehicle sales that it says could add more than 7m electric vehicles onto US roads by 2030.


State bank opposes GM Korea R&D spin-off plans

23 October 2018

GM Korea's shareholders are expected to agree at a meeting on Friday to establish a separate business unit for its R&D operations in South Korea, according to local reports.


Allison supplies transmissions for Silverado

23 October 2018

Allison Transmission has begun production of 1000 Series and 2000 Series fully automatic transmissions designed for Chevrolet's new Silverado 4500HD/5500HD/6500HD medium-duty trucks, claiming the gearboxes offer commercial-duty features more common to heavy-duty trucks.


just-auto Plus only GM introduces new warranty programme

15 October 2018

Effective immediately, people buying new General Motors vehicles will have the opportunity to purchase a true, extended bumper-to-bumper limited warranty resulting in five years or 60,000 miles of coverage (whichever comes first) for Chevrolet and GMC...


just-auto Plus only GM Canada launches new 2019 Silverado

12 October 2018

Chevrolet Canada announced that the new 2019 Silverado is larger, more capable and more fuel efficient, all while featuring a lower starting MSRP on high volume and high value models. “Over the past 100 years, Chevrolet has built over 85m trucks....


GM appoints global risk expert to board

11 October 2018

General Motors has announced the election of Jami Miscik to its Board of Directors. An expert in global security and intelligence, Miscik currently serves as the chief executive officer and vice chair of Kissinger Associates.


just-auto Plus only 2019 Chevrolet Silverado features new turbo engine

11 October 2018

The all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with the technologically advanced 2.7L turbo offers full-size truck customers a capable and efficient choice with an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 20 mpg city/23 mpg highway in rear-wheel-drive models. To achieve...


GM China sales tank for first time in over a year

8 October 2018

General Motors' quarterly sales in China reportedly fell for the first time in over a year, hit by faltering economic growth and a wider slowdown in the world’s biggest auto market amid a trade war with the US.


Cadillac's Super Cruise rated ahead of Tesla's

4 October 2018

A new report said General Motors had developed the best system automatic driving system that allow drivers to take their hands off the wheel for short periods of time.


just-auto Plus only GM Canada sales down 6.1% in September 2018

4 October 2018

Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 25,566 vehicles in September including 20,879 retail and 4,687 fleet deliveries. This brought GM Canada’s total year-to-date deliveries to 231,795. Retail Sales Car: September 2018 - 3,739...


South Korean sales fall 18% in September

3 October 2018

Domestic sales by South Korea’s five largest automakers combined fell by over 17.5% to 110,130 vehicles in September from 133,551 units in the same month of last year, according to preliminary data released individually by the vehicle manufacturers.


Honda joins GM and Cruise on AVs

3 October 2018

Cruise and General Motors said they had joined forces with Honda to pursue the shared goal of transforming mobility through the large-scale deployment of autonomous vehicle technology.


GM-SAIC JV to recall 3.3m cars

1 October 2018

General Motors' joint venture in China, Shanghai GM, will recall over 3.3m Buick, Chevrolet and Cadillac vehicles from 20 October because of a defect with the suspension system, Reuters quoted China's market regulator as saying on Saturday.


Cadillac moving back to Detroit from 'trendy' NYC

27 September 2018

Cadillac is preparing to move its headquarters back to Detroit after four years in the trendy SoHo district of Manhattan.


just-auto Plus only GM US recalls vehicles to update the EPS software

24 September 2018

NHTSA campaign number: 18V586000 Manufacturer - General Motors LLC Components - Steering Potential number of units affected - 1,015,918 Summary General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Tahoe and Suburban, GMC Sierra...


just-auto Plus only GM US recalls vehicles to bleed rear brake systems

24 September 2018

NHTSA campaign number: 18V576000 Manufacturer - General Motors LLC Components - Service Brakes, Hydraulic Potential number of units affected - 210,628 Summary General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox, Impala, Cruze, Volt...


just-auto Plus only GM US recalls Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra

24 September 2018

NHTSA campaign number: 18V578000 Manufacturer - General Motors LLC Components - Service Brakes, Hydraulic Potential number of units affected - 42,048 Summary General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500, 3500, 1500...


just-auto Plus only GM Canada sales down 10.1% in August 2018

5 September 2018

General Motors Canada continued its strong sales year through August as Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 26,066 vehicles, including 20,989 retail and 5,077 fleet deliveries in August. This brought GM Canada’s total year-to-date...


GM expanding Australian R&D with 150 engineers

21 August 2018

It may have axed local manufacturing and shrunk its dealer network but General Motors' Australian outpost is adding 150 engineers - taking the workforce to 500 - to work on developing future technology for autonomous vehicles and electric powertrains.


just-auto Plus only Sierra & Silverado models to feature NSG HUD tech

21 August 2018

NSG Group announced that its windshield head-up display (HUD) technology will be featured in the all-new 2019 GMC Sierra and 2019 Chevrolet Silverado models. With 3”x7” multi-colour HUD, these models will be the first full-size trucks to offer this...


Shell and GM team for in-dash fuel payment

17 August 2018

Shell and General Motors say Shell-branded stations across the US now accept what they maintain is the automotive industry’s first embedded, in-dash fuel payment and loyalty experience.


Buick adds pay-for-gas to infotainment system

8 August 2018

Owners of some Buick models can now pay for fuel at ExxonMobil service stations using their vehicles' infotainment systems.


GM names SVP, global public policy

2 August 2018

General Motors today named Everett Eissenstat as senior vice president, global public policy, effective immediately. He will report to GM chairman and CEO Mary Barra.


just-auto Plus only GM Canada sells 25,226 vehicles in July 2018

2 August 2018

General Motors remained Canada’s retail sales leader through July as Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 20,702 vehicles (retail) and 4,524 (fleet) during the month. This brought GM Canada’s total year-to-date deliveries to...


Chevrolet Brazil gives Spin a stylish facelift

27 July 2018

The Brazilian minivan market has lost much of its sparkle yet the Chevrolet Spin still has a strong presence in the segment, including taxi service, but has always been criticised for its controversial styling. It is offered in five and seven-seat versions.


GM reports upbeat Q2 results despite headwinds

25 July 2018

General Motors has announced second quarter 2018 results that beat analyst expectations reflecting profitability in all core operating segments. It also said it was the second consecutive quarter of records for China and GM Financial.

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2018 Guangzhou motor show - world premieres list

19 November 2018

Below is a list of vehicle world premieres which appeared at the 2018 edition of AutoGuangzhou....


just-auto Plus only Chevrolet expands Colorado range

12 November 2018

November marks the four-year anniversary of the return of the segment-redefining Colorado midsize...


just-auto Plus only Latin NCAP announces results for two new models

8 November 2018

The sixth round of results of the year of the New Car Assessment Programme for Latin America and...


Australian car importers eye TPP FTA benefits

7 November 2018

Australia's freshly ratified Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement, scheduled to c...


South Korean sales rebound 24% in October

5 November 2018

Domestic sales by South Korea's five largest automakers combined rebounded by over 24% to 139,557...


2019 Detroit auto show: world premieres list

30 October 2018

Manufacturers have begun to drip feed the first details of concepts and production models which w...



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