GM hasn't given much clues about the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu. But the test mules have been caught now and then. In August, spy photographers caught the new Malibu being tested at GM's Fairfax, Kansas Assembly plant. Once again now, the test car has been clicked by spy photographers with camouflages covering the front grille, headlamp, the C pillars and tail lamps.
General Motors has produced the first model for its new entry-level brand Baojun. As you would expect from the name, the new venture between GM, SAIC and Wuling (SGMW), is positioned as a Chinese brand. The name means “treasured horse” and its first model is called the 630 Passenger Car.
General Motors, the US based automaker, has inked a last minute deal to save its Saab brand by selling it to Dutch firm Spyker. Without disclosing the financial details of the deal, GM said in a statement that it has sold its money losing Swedish brand Saab to Spyker.
General Motors Corp (GM), ths US based automaker, is planning to enter the electric motors business. The company said that it is planning to make electric motors for hybrid and electric vehicles from the year 2013 onwards.
General Motors Corp will collaborate with Segway Inc., one of the biggest two-wheeler makers, to build a new kind of two-wheeler, PUMA (Personal Urban Mobility and Accessibility).
General Motors has kicked off the European leg of its test programme for fuel cell vehicles. Dubbed as a real-world road test, the programme will run under the umbrella of the Clean Energy Partnership (CEP), a German Federal Department for Transport, Building and Urban Development funded project focused on proving the day-to-day suitability of hydrogen as a fuel for road transport.
Bringing a premature end to one of the most hyped endorsement deals, General Motors and golfer Tiger Woods have decided to part ways. The end of the deal has come about a year before the actual termination of the contract period.
General Motors plans to launch 18 Flexible Fuel Vehicles (FFVs) in 2009.
Auto exports to China seem to be getting better with car makers General Motors and Ford Motor entering into major export contracts with the communist nation.