General Motors

GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth straight year

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General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year,...Read more

Michelin, GM taking the air out of tires for passenger vehicles

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Michelin and General Motors have presented a new generation of airless wheel technology for passenger vehicles.Read more

Potential sale of shuttered GM plant clouded with doubt

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The fate of a shuttered General Motors plant in Ohio remains very much up in the air even after a tweet from President Donald Trump heralded the potential sale of the...Read more


GM recalls trucks due to engine block heater cord fires

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General Motors is recalling over 368,000 pickups and other trucks made between 2017 and 2019 after reports of fires caused by engine block heater cords.Read more

General Motors starting white-collar layoffs this week

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General Motors is starting to lay off about 4,300 white-collar workers worldwide this week.Read more

5 reasons why autonomous cars aren't coming anytime soon

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Ask those involved in self-driving vehicles when we might actually see them carrying passengers in every city, and you'll get an almost universal answer: Not anytime...Read more

GM plant closings will hit parts suppliers far and wide

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The major restructuring at General Motors, closing five North American factories in the coming months, is putting thousands of jobs at auto parts suppliers at stake, as...Read more

Bitter cold and natural gas shortages shutter auto plants

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Eighteen factories and other facilities run by General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler were affected Thursday. It's not clear when they'll resume normal operations.Read more

Angry over cutbacks, Trump threatens to end subsidies to GM

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President Donald Trump tested the limits of his presidential authority and political muscle as he threatened Tuesday to cut off all federal subsidies to General Motors...Read more


GM under investigation for faulty brake vacuum pumps

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says a brake vacuum pump on GM trucks and SUVs can deteriorate, causing increased braking effort and longer...Read more

GM offers buyouts to 18K salaried workers in North America

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General Motors will attempt to cut costs by offering buyouts to about 18,000 white-collar workers in North America.Read more