SAIC General Motors (SGM) announced today that the new Cadillac ATS-L will be launched in China on October 12. The highly anticipated luxury sport sedan has an all-new eight-speed automatic transmission and GM’s industry-leading start/stop system.
NEW YORK – Running an errand to a big box store or planning a weekend excursion are about to get easier for some Manhattan residents because of a car-sharing program revealed today by General Motors. It’s the company’s latest move to deliver urban mobility options to customers around the globe.
General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) CEO Mary Barra and her leadership team today outlined the company’s plans to capitalize on the future of personal mobility by owning the customer relationship beyond the vehicle, building upon nearly two decades of connectivity leadership.
SHANGHAI – A total 30 carlines sold by GM’s joint ventures in China will be eligible for a 50 percent vehicle purchase tax cut from October 1 through the end of next year. Customers will be able to save thousands of RMB in their purchase of an eligible new vehicle.
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will host its annual Global Business Conference on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. GM CEO Mary Barra and members of the executive leadership team will make presentations during two segments, followed by a question-and-answer session for investors and analysts at the end of each segment.
Cadillac Vday Performance Show Season Four will visit Beijing, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Zhengzhou, Suzhou and Hangzhou from October 24 to December 6.
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will announce its third quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, October 21, at approximately 7:30 a.m. EDT.
Shanghai - SAIC-GM announced today that it will introduce the new Chevrolet LOVA RV in the fourth quarter of this year.
SHANGHAI – GM China chose Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, a leader in clean energy development in China, as the venue for this week’s Green in Motion series. The three-day event showcased the fuel efficiency and green technologies of the Buick Envision premium midsize SUV and the all-new Buick Excelle GT mid-range sedan.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – Eleven children from around the world, including Li Jindong and Sun Fuyu of Shanghai, capped a once-in-a-lifetime experience Saturday by participating as Chevrolet mascots in Manchester United’s match vs. Liverpool at Old Trafford stadium as part of Chevrolet’s Beautiful Possibilities Program.
New York – Cadillac announced a unique project in which its all-new luxury crossover, the XT5, will debut at venues around the world in partnership with acclaimed fashion designers Public School.
SHANGHAI – SAIC General Motors Executive Vice President Julian Blissett received the Magnolia Award this week, the highest honor that an expatriate can receive from the Shanghai Municipal Government.
SHANGHAI – As part of its mission to bring play and football to communities around the world through its Beautiful Possibilities Program, Chevrolet will host two children from China in Manchester, England, this week to participate as mascots in Manchester United’s match vs. Liverpool FC.
The long-awaited Cadillac “Van Gogh Alive” exhibition opened on September 7 at Joy City in Beijing. It will run through December 6.
SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures had record retail sales of 2,197,192 vehicles in China during the first eight months of 2015, which was up 2.3 percent from the same period a year earlier. The increase was driven by successful new product launches and an improved mix of SUVs and MPVs.
DETROIT – Fifty-one years after it was introduced as Chevrolet’s first midsize car, production of the iconic Malibu sedan has crossed the 10-million mark.
SHANGHAI –Charon Morgan has been appointed General Motors China director of Engineering, effective August. She succeeded Matt Crossley, who will officially retire from GM on September 1.
LIUZHOU – On August 21, SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW) celebrated the start of production at the second phase of its Baojun plant in Liuzhou, Guangxi, as the first Baojun 560 SUV rolled off the line. SGMW also started construction of its new energy vehicle (NEV) base.
LIUZHOU – On August 18, SAIC-GM-Wuling introduced the Wuling Hong Guang S1 MPV. Three variants of the third generation of the popular Hong Guang family are available – the 1.5L MT Standard, 1.5L MT Comfort and 1.5L MT Luxury. They are priced between RMB 60,800 and RMB 69,800.
Pontiac High School students returning to classes this week are being greeted by a new, massive “PHOENIX PRIDE” sign that represents more than the school’s mascot. Ten of their classmates helped refurbish several areas of Pontiac this summer as members of the GM Student Corps.
The historic Durant-Dort Factory One will be converted into an archive and research center as part of a renovation project connecting the site’s rich manufacturing history with ongoing developments in the automotive industry.
With officials from the U.S Department of the Interior, National Park Service and Michigan Historic Preservation Office on hand, General Motors today unveiled a 5-foot-tall, 1,200-pound bethel white granite marker of its Technical Center’s selection as a National Historic Landmark.
SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures had record retail sales of 1,948,377 vehicles during the first seven months of the year in China. Demand was up 3.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, driven by successful new product launches and an improved mix of SUVs and MPVs.
DETROIT – The 2016 Volt is engineered to offer customers more of what they want: range, range and more range.
General Motors’ oldest assembly plant in North America, a popular destination for pickup truck customers who want to watch their vehicles being built, will undergo transformation in the coming years.
DETROIT – OnStar has fielded more than 1 billion requests from customers, who interact by phone, mobile app or embedded cellular service in their cars and trucks.
DETROIT – The Scaly-sided Merganser has become the latest critter to call a Chevrolet Volt battery cover home. This duck with a feathered mohawk is an endangered species living in East Asia and could use some extra protection due to the declining number of trees old enough to provide natural cavities for nesting. The ducks’ history dates back millions of years, but now only 2,200 breeding pairs are estimated to be alive.
DETROIT – Chevrolet announced today it is investing $5 billion to strengthen its business in global growth markets through the development of an all-new vehicle family that will meet the rapidly changing demands of customers in these markets.
MILFORD, Mich. – Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac will offer 22 different active safety technologies across their 2016 model year U.S. lineups, ranging from driver alerts to those that automatically intervene and assist the driver in critical situations.
Shanghai – On Friday, a ship containing 756 Chevrolet Sail 3 family sedans left Yantai Port in China’s Shandong province for Chile and Peru. It marked the beginning of exports of the third-generation Sail.