Various carmakers race to make ventilators during virus pandemic

2020-04-01 08:14

The automotive industry is offering its expertise and manpower to the hospital sector as it gears up to build mechanical ventilators during the coronavirus pandemic, an initiative that is being met with some scepticism.

How America used General Motors to sell 'The Australian dream'

2020-03-05 10:00

In 1926 General Motors set up an Australian subsidiary and sold the idea as more wealth and more jobs for the people of 'Down Under'. Muscle cars

Tesla's stock worth more than General Motors and Ford combined

2020-01-09 13:00

It's reported that Tesla has a higher stock market value than General Motors and Ford combined!


2019-09-02 15:28

THE Nissan GT-R popularly known as the Godzilla has always been a perfect boy-racer’s dream car.

General Motors under investigation for faulty brake vacuum pumps

2018-11-23 17:06

The US government is investigating more than 100 complaints of poor brake performance on 2.7 million General Motors big pickups and SUVs.

GM faces fiscal, political conundrums as it assesses plants

2018-07-27 07:36

General Motors can't afford to keep plants operating without making some tough decisions.

GM ending shift at Ohio car plant amid sales slowdown

2018-04-14 17:48

General Motors says it will eliminate a production shift at its Chevy Cruze manufacturing plant in Ohio that could cost as many as 1500 jobs.

BMW looking at Chinese-built electric Mini

2018-02-23 12:35

BMW says it is talking with a Chinese automaker about a possible partnership to produce electric versions of its Mini cars for the world's biggest auto market.

China car sales shrink in December 2017, end year up 1.4%

2018-01-12 14:35

China's auto sales shrank in December and ended the year up just 1.4% over 2016.

GM recalling 1 million cars in China

2017-12-01 17:29

US auto giant General Motors and its partners in China will recall nearly one million vehicles over a fuel tank issue, a Chinese regulator said in Friday.


Here's why the people of Australia fell out of love with Holden cars

2020-03-09 11:15

Nostalgia is a Holden value. Its rich history, dating back to 1856, has helped define the brand. But Australians says: 'We fell out of love with Holden because it fell out of love with us'.

General Motors scraps Aussie car brand Holden

2020-02-17 06:47

General Motors announced it would scrap struggling Australian car brand Holden, with engineering, design and sales operations to be wound down in the coming months.

WATCH | 46 000 General Motors auto workers strike in US

2019-09-16 14:47

The United Auto Workers union began a nationwide strike against General Motors on Monday, with some 46,000 members walking off the job after contract talks hit an impasse.

Toyota, Nissan global sales fall short of Volkswagen

2019-01-30 10:13

Toyota Motor Corporation sold 10.59 million vehicles globally last year, fewer than the 10.83 million delivered by German rival Volkswagen, the Japanese automaker said.

US plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving cars

2018-10-07 10:21

The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment such as steering wheels, pedals and mirrors.

GM cuts 2018 profit forecast, says trade war could hit car sales

2018-07-26 07:47

General Motors cut its full-year profit forecast, in part due to higher commodity costs as it amplified its warning that trade conflicts could dent US and global car sales.

Lawsuits accuse automakers of faulty airbags, recall delays

2018-03-14 19:44

Three class action lawsuits allege that General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes knew of problems with exploding Takata airbag inflators yet waited years to issue recalls.

US to 'carefully' review GM request on autonomous car: Chao

2018-01-15 09:18

Regulators will 'carefully and responsibly' review General Motors' request to test an autonomous car without a steering wheel, US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said Sunday.

GM says it's mass-producing cars without steering wheels

2018-01-12 09:05

General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals.

GM to launch self-driving cars in 2019

2017-12-01 07:15

General Motors expects to have autonomous vehicles working commercially in big cities sometime in 2019.

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