Shanghai – At today’s 2015 Barcelona Mobile World Congress in Spain, Shanghai OnStar announced that it will join forces with China Mobile, the world’s largest wireless telecom carrier, for the launch of 4G LTE telematics service across China. The new service will debut in a Cadillac model from Shanghai GM this year.
SANYA – The all-new Buick Excelle GT was launched today in Sanya, Hainan, by Shanghai GM. The all-new Excelle GT has a dynamic exterior design, spacious interior and advanced level of safety. It is equipped with Buick’s new-generation 1.4T DVVT and 1.5L DVVT in-line four-cylinder powertrains. Nine variants of the sedan are available for between RMB 109,900 and RMB 159,900.
SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures sold 339,781 vehicles in China during January, down 2.4 percent from the same month last year. Shanghai GM’s domestic sales decreased 6.9 percent year on year to 160,067 units, SAIC-GM-Wuling’s sales in China were up 3.5 percent to 178,903 units and FAW-GM’s domestic sales were down 75.6 percent to 811 units.
SHANGHAI – Buick recently reached the 6 million sales milestone in China since its introduction by Shanghai GM more than 16 years ago. In the process, Buick affirmed its position as one of the fastest-growing passenger car brands in its largest market.
SHANGHAI – Shanghai GM has revealed photos of the exterior and interior of the all-new Buick Excelle GT in advance of its upcoming domestic launch. It will strengthen the presence of Buick – Shanghai GM’s most popular brand – in China’s mid-range mainstream sedan segment.
LIUZHOU – SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW), a joint venture between GM China, SAIC and Wuling Motors, announced today that it plans to establish a manufacturing facility in Indonesia to build Wuling brand vehicles for the country’s expanding vehicle market, which is a new step for SAIC and GM to jointly manufacture vehicles for selected Asian markets.
WUHAN – Shanghai GM today celebrated the start of manufacturing at its Wuhan Branch, as the first Buick Excelle passenger car rolled off the production line.
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) is reporting its second consecutive year of record global sales. In 2014, the company and its dealers delivered 9,924,880 vehicles around the world, surpassing by 2 percent the record set in 2013.
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) expects its total earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) adjusted and EBIT-adjusted margin to increase in 2015, compared to 2014, after adjusting 2014 for the impact of recall costs. The company also anticipates improved automotive results in all regions.
DETROIT – Buick today introduced the 2016 Cascada – a dynamic, stylish convertible that uses innovative powertrain and chassis technologies to complement the driving experience.
DETROIT – General Motors Co. CEO Mary Barra said today that the company expects light vehicle sales in the United States to reach a range of 16.5 million to 17.0 million units in 2015. The last time industry sales reached 17 million units was in 2001. The industry delivered 16.5 million light vehicles last year.
DETROIT– Buick delivered nearly 1.2 million vehicles in China, the United States, Canada and Mexico in 2014, marking the second consecutive sales record for the most Buicks sold in a single year in the brand’s 111-year history.
DETROIT – Cadillac’s global expansion continued in 2014 with the brand recording a 5 percent sales increase over the prior year. Cadillac sold 263,697 vehicles worldwide in the 2014 calendar year.
SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures sold a record 3,539,970 vehicles in China in 2014, an average of one vehicle every 9 seconds and almost 9,700 vehicles each day. GM’s sales were up 12.0 percent from the previous high of 3,160,377 vehicles sold in 2013.
January 7: GM announced that it sold a record 3,160,377 vehicles in China in 2013. Sales increased 11.4 percent from 2012.
CHENGDU – Shanghai GM today launched the Chevrolet Sail 3 in Chengdu. Five variants of the new family car with a choice of new 1.3L and 1.5L engines are available.
DETROIT – The high performance, technology-packed LT1 Small Block 6.2L V8 that powers the 2015 Corvette Stingray is a Ward’s 10 Best Engine for 2015. The engine also was recognized with this award in 2014.
GUIYANG – The 2014 GM China Consumer Fuel-Saving Challenge concluded on December 13 in Guiyang, Guizhou. Ten Chevrolet Trax 1.4T owners competed to see who could achieve the best fuel economy.
CHONGQING – SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW) today celebrated the start of production at its new manufacturing base in Chongqing. It also signed an agreement for the second phase of production at the facility.
Shanghai – On November 30, the number of active Shanghai OnStar subscribers reached 800,000. This has strengthened its leadership in on-board telematics in China.
SHANGHAI – Shanghai GM recently surpassed 10 million cumulative sales since its establishment in 1997. It reached the milestone in record time for a domestic passenger car manufacturer.
SHANGHAI – GM President Dan Ammann and GM Executive Vice President and Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen today discussed the importance of China for Cadillac and upcoming plans for GM’s global luxury brand.
YA’AN – A team of volunteers from General Motors China visited the former Ya’an, Sichuan, earthquake zone from December 1-3. They inspected the four clinics and four multimedia classrooms built with funds donated by GM China and its employees. They also provided traffic safety lessons to local primary school students.
SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures set new sales records for November and the year as a whole in China. In November, domestic sales increased 5.3 percent year on year to 310,094 units. For the first 11 months, sales in China rose 10.1 percent to 3,182,595 units – surpassing last year’s previous full-year sales record of 3,160,377 vehicles.
Shanghai – During China’s Singles Day holiday period from November 10-12, Shanghai OnStar’s sales soared 400 percent on an annual basis. The onboard telematics provider’s flagship store on the TMALL online shopping site registered 530 percent growth in daily sales volume on November 11, as the number of buyers of multiple-year packages grew six-fold and mobile application platform sales doubled. These fantastic sales results and the full-year robust sales trend underscore its brilliant achievements.
Guangzhou – Shanghai OnStar is showing its upcoming 4G LTE service, introducing several new telematics services and announcing the opening of a new call center at the 12th Guangzhou International Auto Show, which begins today in Guangzhou.
GUANGZHOU – Shanghai GM is displaying 32 vehicles from the Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brands at the 12th Guangzhou International Auto Show, which begins today and runs through November 29 in Guangzhou.
SHANGHAI – General Motors China has signed a memorandum of understanding with Shanghai Jiao Tong University to collaborate on a vehicle sharing program featuring the Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 starting next year.
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AUSTIN, Texas – The next generation of Cadillac’s V-Series elite, high-performance cars began on November 14 with the introduction of an all-new race car, the Cadillac ATS-V.R. Set to begin competition in 2015, Cadillac debuted the new race car at the Circuit of the Americas, one of country’s pre-eminent racing venues.