robust as it should have been." The automaker is preparing a second timeline related to the Feb. 25 recall expansion. Valukas, 70, is a former U.S. attorney. Bloomberg, David Phillips and MikeColias contributed to this report .
GENEVA -- For the past few years, General Motors executives have fought a valiant battle in Europe on Opel's behalf: insisting that the brand was a premium marque above mainstream Chevrolet, while fending off persistent rumors of Opel's sale or demise. That battle is over. Opel is back to being ...
GENEVA -- For the past few years, General Motors executives have fought a valiant battle in Europe on Opel's behalf, insisting that the brand was an upscale marque above mainstream Chevrolet, while fending off persistent rumors of Opel's sale or demise. That battle is over. Opel is back to being ...
to produce 200,000 additional subcompact hatchbacks and crossovers. Ryan Beene, Nick Bunkley, Lindsay Chappell, MikeColias , Diana T. Kurylko, Gabe Nelson, Larry P. Vellequette and Bradford Wernle contributed to this report.
auto show, said GM is working to be "proactive" and "transparent" in response to the recall. "This is a new leadership team," Ammann said. "We're aiming to do things in the right way." MikeColias contributed to this report.
DETROIT -- General Motors CEO Mary Barra is taking charge of a team of senior executives assembled to coordinate the company's response to a recall of 1.6 million discontinued vehicles. Barra, in an e-mail to GM employees today, said the team would monitor the company's progress on addressing the
DETROIT -- The Captiva Sport, Chevrolet's no-frills crossover for fleet customers, has a budding retail fan base, too. Many dealers have seen brisk demand on their used lots for the Captiva Sport, which General Motors began selling as a fleet-only vehicle in the United States about two years ago to
NAPA, Calif. -- It has been eight years since the last redesign of the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban and GMC Yukon and Yukon XL. Some owners have been waiting even longer than that. The average General Motors big SUV has been lumbering along the roads for about 11 years. That means there ought to be
DETROIT -- News last week of General Motors' second big sales promotion in as many months -- a supplier-pricing-for-all event across the Chevrolet, Buick and GMC lineups in March, including full-sized pickups -- smacked of desperation to some. "It's panic mode," groused one Chevy dealer from the ...
good people at GM, and I know that GM is trying to turn itself around," he says. "But this is a black eye for the company, because of what they knew for so long and didn't do anything about." MikeColias contributed to this report.
Editor's note: An earlier version of this story incorrrectly described the change in GM's incentive spending, as tracked by J.D. Power, in the first two weeks of February compared to the first two weeks of January. DETROIT -- Chevrolet will run a national promotion in March offering supplier ...
Editor's note: An earlier version of this report had an incorrect title for Kim Brycz. The correct title appears below. DETROIT -- General Motors is rolling out an initiative to forge deeper strategic partnerships in its supply base, promising a better business relationship with suppliers that work
DETROIT -- General Motors is rolling out an initiative to forge deeper strategic partnerships in its supply base, promising a better business relationship with companies that work more closely and openly with the automaker to speed innovations to market. The Strategic Supplier Engagement program ...
DETROIT -- The next-generation Chevrolet Cruze will get a more swept-back silhouette and sleeker headlights and taillights, based on recent spy photos. General Motors is expected to introduce a U.S. redesign of its global compact in the second half of next year. The redesign is likely to be
DETROIT -- From Ford's lighter aluminum F-150 to General Motors' stylish smaller pickups to Ram's light-duty diesel engine, the industry's dominant truckmakers have all shown their hands. Now what? This year will usher in a new era in the pickup market, with the Detroit 3 following distinctly ...
DETROIT -- One factor aided General Motors' bottom line last year more than any other: strong pricing from its transformed vehicle lineup. But GM executives acknowledge that tailwind probably won't last long. With much of their big product push in the rearview mirror, they are counting on reducing
Editor's note: An earlier version of this story listed the incorrect author. Chrysler Group will no longer publish monthly North American vehicle production reports, claiming it is not a good representation of the company's finances. A Chrysler spokeswoman said today the company was now more global
DETROIT -- General Motors is rolling back controversial changes it made last year to its purchasing contract, including new terms that some suppliers believed exposed them to greater warranty liability. GM in July rolled out the biggest overhaul to its supplier contract framework in 20 years. Some
DETROIT -- General Motors expects to pay CEO Mary Barra about $14.4 million this year, GM said today in response to reports speculating on her compensation compared with that of retired CEO Dan Akerson. Barra, 52, will be paid a salary of $1.6 million, short-term incentives of $2.8 million and
DETROIT -- General Motors CEO Mary Barra told analysts last week that GM is "riding a wave of new products" in North America as the company seeks to boost profitability and market share. Charged with selling that fresh sheet metal are sales and marketing executive teams that are full of fresh faces