2021 Auto News USA

GM unveils electric Hummer SUV topping $110,000

Credits: www.cnbc.com GM’s new all-electric Hummer SUV will top $110,000 when it goes on sale in 2023. The SUV will be the stablemate to an upcoming Hummer pickup that’s scheduled to go on sale this fall. They are the first Hummers since GM discontinued the well-known, gas-guzzling versions of the vehicles in 2010. General Motors unveiled […]

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GM builds pickups without fuel economy modules due to chip shortage

Credits: www.freep.com General Motors said it will build certain 2021 light-duty full-size pickups without a fuel management module starting Monday until the end of the model year in late summer. The goal is to keep pickups rolling off the assembly line despite a global shortage of semiconductor chips used in the modules. But the result is those affected pickups will not […]

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GM, Toyota, & FCA Are Beyond Redemption — This Is Too Much!

Credits: www.cleantechnica.com GM, Toyota, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) have gone from bad to worse to abhorrent. It’s too much. Cleantech enthusiasts have had issues with GM, Toyota, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) for years. GM was infamous for how it handled the EV1 and that whole era of automotive policy. Toyota has been one […]

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Automakers look to electrify sales of EVs with cheaper models

Credits: www.abcnews.go.com There are still many obstacles EVs have to overcome to win over consumers. It’s the dilemma every automaker is frantically trying to solve: Convincing Americans to give up gas-powered cars for electric vehicles. The barriers are diverse. There’s range anxiety. A lack of nationwide chargers. Steep prices. A general bewilderedness of what an […]

2021 Auto News General Motors

General Motors looking to drive double-digit growth in region this year

Credits: www.arabianbusiness.com Automobile giant to employ ‘ambidextrous strategy’ focusing on core business and electric vehicle launches General Motors is targeting double-digit growth this year after witnessing a strong end to 2020, which has continued into the current year. Sajed Sbeih, managing director for commercial operations Africa and Middle East, told Arabian Business the company recorded […]

2021 Auto News General Motors

GM stops production at highly profitable pickup plant in Fort Wayne, 3 others

Credits: www.freep.com As severe weather continues to hammer the Midwest and the Northeast on Tuesday, General Motors halted production at its highly profitable pickup plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana, along with three other plants, affecting about 4,800 workers. The weather is hitting the auto industry hard as various carmakers must stop production due to arctic temperatures, snow and ice […]