Oshawa, Ontario (Friday, July 31, 2015) – The fastest-selling truck in the market now offers an available turbo-diesel engine. The 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Duramax diesel takes midsize truck capability and efficiency to unprecedented levels.
Oshawa, Ontario (Thursday, July 30, 2015) – GMC introduced the 2016 Canyon diesel today – featuring an all-new powertrain that expands the Canyon’s already class-leading capabilities, including trailering capacity of up to 3,492 kilograms (7,700 lbs.).
Oshawa, ON (April 23, 2015) – General Motors of Canada announced an agreement with local environmental non-profit group Durham Sustain Ability (DSA) to be one of its first partners as it re-launches its Durham Partners for Project Green (DPPG) program.
OSHAWA, Ont. – General Motors of Canada’s St. Catharines Powertrain and Kapuskasing Test Centre facilities have been recognized by the Wildlife Habitat Council for enhancing biodiversity at their facilities and engaging community partners to promote wildlife conservation and education. The plants received a Wildlife at Work certification for Kapuskasing’s Cold Weather Development Centre and for St. Catharines Powertrain facility.
DETROIT – Fourteen General Motors plants around the world achieved the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry, collectively cutting energy intensity by an average of 17 percent. The new achievers, which include a foundry and assembly plants, bring GM to an industry-leading total of 70.
DETROIT (Wednesday, October 29, 2014) – An adhesive used in production of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray may help preserve a threatened bat species in North America.
OSHAWA, Ont. – General Motors launched its watershed education program in seven new communities across Canada this year, the largest international expansion in the initiative’s 25-year history. The GM Global Rivers Environmental Education Network (GREEN) now comprises 53 GM facilities, including all of the company’s U.S. and Canadian manufacturing plants.
OSHAWA – Eleven more General Motors facilities have achieved landfill-free status. The running total is 122 manufacturing and non-manufacturing operations spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations. CAMI Assembly, in Ingersoll, ON, is one of the new landfill-free facilities. GM Canada’s St Catharines Powertrain facility has been landfill-free since 2008.
OSHAWA, Ont. – General Motors for the first time achieved perfect scores on both climate change data disclosure and performance submitted to CDP, the world’s only global environmental disclosure system.
OSHAWA – Facing an automotive industry that is unsustainable in its current form, General Motors is restructuring its global vehicle portfolio, rethinking manufacturing and collaborating with unlikely partners to advance the industry.
BALTIMORE, Md. – Among the features of a wildlife habitat behind the General Motors Canada Limited headquarters building is a 490 metre long trail designed to help the visually impaired better experience the preserve’s natural beauty.
DETROIT – General Motors today reaffirmed its commitment to further reduce the energy used and the environmental impacts of building and operating an automobile, detailing product goals and tracking progress toward its 2020 manufacturing priorities in its 2012 Sustainability Report.
DETROIT – Paddle shifters take on new meaning in the Cadillac ELR, the brand’s first electric vehicle with extended range capability that goes on sale in early 2014.
Chevrolet began taking pre-orders in Korea today for the Impala, the first time the brand is introducing a full-size sedan domestically.