GM Hosts Discover Your Drive Diversity Journalism Program at NAIAS

2017-01-12

General Motors launched its second annual Discover Your Drive diversity journalism program Jan. 7-11, hosting 13 college students and nine journalists from across the country at Detroit’s North American International Auto Show. Students from diverse backgrounds participated in the program, which promotes diversity in automotive journalism and news coverage.

GM Takes Top Honor in IHS Markit Loyalty Awards for Second Consecutive Year

2017-01-10

IHS Markit, a leading source of global automotive industry information, analysis and insight, has recognized General Motors (NYSE: GM) as the company with the highest overall customer loyalty for the second consecutive year. The announcement was made tonight at the Automotive News World Congress held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show.

GM Expects Earnings Growth Again in 2017; Increases Stock Repurchase Program

2017-01-10

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today said it expects its 2017 earnings per share (EPS) diluted-adjusted to increase to $6.00-$6.50, up from its 2016 calendar-year outlook of $5.50-$6.00. In 2017, the company also expects to maintain or improve EBIT-adjusted and EBIT-adjusted margin on higher revenues, compared to 2016, and generate about $6.0 billion of automotive-adjusted free cash flow.

GM Partners with Girls Who Code to Empower Future Technology and Engineering Leaders

2017-01-10

The gender gap in technology and engineering is getting worse despite the increased demand for STEM-related jobs. GM and the national nonprofit Girls Who Code (GWC) today announced a partnership to inspire and empower thousands of U.S. middle and high school girls to become future leaders in these fields.

General Motors Posts 2016 Delivery Record in China

2017-01-05

SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures delivered a record 3,870,587 vehicles in China in 2016, which was an increase of 7.1 percent from the previous high in 2015.

GM Hosts Discover Your Drive Diversity Journalism Program at NAIAS
GM Takes Top Honor in IHS Markit Loyalty Awards for Second Consecutive Year
GM Expects Earnings Growth Again in 2017; Increases Stock Repurchase Program
GM Partners with Girls Who Code to Empower Future Technology and Engineering Leaders
General Motors Posts 2016 Delivery Record in China

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GM Hosts Discover Your Drive Diversity Journalism Program at NAIAS

2017-01-12

General Motors launched its second annual Discover Your Drive diversity journalism program Jan. 7-11, hosting 13 college students and nine journalists from across the country at Detroit’s North American International Auto Show. Students from diverse backgrounds participated in the program, which promotes diversity in automotive journalism and news coverage.

GM Takes Top Honor in IHS Markit Loyalty Awards for Second Consecutive Year

2017-01-10

IHS Markit, a leading source of global automotive industry information, analysis and insight, has recognized General Motors (NYSE: GM) as the company with the highest overall customer loyalty for the second consecutive year. The announcement was made tonight at the Automotive News World Congress held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show.

GM Expects Earnings Growth Again in 2017; Increases Stock Repurchase Program

2017-01-10

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today said it expects its 2017 earnings per share (EPS) diluted-adjusted to increase to $6.00-$6.50, up from its 2016 calendar-year outlook of $5.50-$6.00. In 2017, the company also expects to maintain or improve EBIT-adjusted and EBIT-adjusted margin on higher revenues, compared to 2016, and generate about $6.0 billion of automotive-adjusted free cash flow.

GM Partners with Girls Who Code to Empower Future Technology and Engineering Leaders

2017-01-10

The gender gap in technology and engineering is getting worse despite the increased demand for STEM-related jobs. GM and the national nonprofit Girls Who Code (GWC) today announced a partnership to inspire and empower thousands of U.S. middle and high school girls to become future leaders in these fields.

General Motors Posts 2016 Delivery Record in China

2017-01-05

SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures delivered a record 3,870,587 vehicles in China in 2016, which was an increase of 7.1 percent from the previous high in 2015.

GM Career Re-Entry Internship Program Expands, Adds New Roles

2017-01-05

General Motors is offering a third round of its successful Take 2 program — 12-week career re-entry internships for experienced technical professionals — in spring 2017.

Chevrolet and GM Lead U.S. Retail Sales and Share Gains in 2016

2017-01-04

General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 249,983 vehicles in December to individual or “retail” customers in the U.S., up more than 3 percent from last year. Based on initial estimates, GM was the fastest growing full-line automaker in December and in 2016, led by strong retail sales gains at Chevrolet. GM turned in its best U.S. December retail sales performance since 2007.

Statement on GM Production of the Chevrolet Cruze

2017-01-03

General Motors manufactures the Chevrolet Cruze sedan in Lordstown, Ohio. All Chevrolet Cruze sedans sold in the U.S. are built in GM’s assembly plant in Lordstown, Ohio. GM builds the Chevrolet Cruze hatchback for global markets in Mexico, with a small number sold in the U.S.

GM Announces Kathryn Marinello to Resign From Board of Directors

2016-12-19

General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announced today that Kathryn Marinello has elected to resign from GM’s Board of Directors effective immediately. The announcement comes following Marinello’s appointment as president and chief executive officer of Hertz Global Holdings effective Jan. 3, 2017. Marinello joined GM’s board in July 2009.

GM to Start Autonomous Vehicle Manufacturing and Testing in Michigan

2016-12-15

On the heels of the signing of the SAVE Act legislation to support autonomous vehicle testing and deployment in Michigan, General Motors will immediately begin testing autonomous vehicles on public roads. GM also announced it will produce the next generation of its autonomous test vehicles at its Orion Township assembly plant beginning in early 2017.

GM Statement on Investment Announcement

2016-12-14

General Motors today announced investments of $552 million for key U.S. manufacturing facilities located in Tonawanda, Lockport and Rochester, New York and Parma, Ohio.

Trash Talk: GM Has Record Year for Landfill-Free Operations

2016-12-14

General Motors achieved a record number of landfill-free facilities in 2016, exceeding its commitment four years early. The company now operates 152 global facilities that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations. These 52 non-manufacturing sites and 100 manufacturing sites contribute to GM’s top and bottom lines by driving efficiencies, generating revenue and saving money.

SAE International and General Motors Announce New Collegiate Competition for Autonomous Technology

2016-12-12

SAE International and General Motors have partnered to headline sponsor AutoDrive ChallengeTM, the latest of SAE International’s Collegiate Design Series.

GM Expands Availability of Rear Seat Reminder Technology

2016-12-06

Rear Seat Reminder, an industry-first feature designed to remind drivers to check the back seat as they exit their vehicles under certain circumstances, will be offered across many Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC vehicles by the 2018 model year.

General Motors Posts Record November Deliveries in China

2016-12-05

SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures delivered a November record 371,740 vehicles in China, up 7 percent from a year earlier. The Cadillac, Buick and Baojun brands reached all-time monthly highs.

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Statement on GM Production of the Chevrolet Cruze

General Motors manufactures the Chevrolet Cruze sedan in Lordstown, Ohio. All Chevrolet Cruze sedans sold in the U.S. are built in GM’s assembly plant in Lordstown, Ohio. GM builds the Chevrolet Cruze hatchback for global markets in Mexico, with a small number sold in the U.S.

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