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July 9, 2021, 2:19 PM

GM recall: Side air bags can explode in Chevy, GMC pickups

General Motors is recalling more than 400,000 pickup trucks in the U.S. because the side air bags can explode without warning and spew parts into the cabin
July 9, 2021, 2:19 PM
1 month ago

GM recalls old SUVs; suspension problem can affect steering

General Motors is recalling more than 380,000 older SUVs in the U.S., many for a second time, to fix a suspension problem that can cause them to sway at highway speeds
1 month ago
1 month ago

GM, Ford outdo each other with electric vehicle investments

General Motors will raise spending on electric and autonomous vehicles and add two U.S. battery factories as it gambles that consumers will eagerly switch from gasoline to the new technology
1 month ago
1 month ago

GM to increase electric vehicle investment to $35B through 2025

Before the pandemic, GM announced an initial $20 billion investment in electric and autonomous vehicles.
1 month ago
GM to increase electric vehicle investment to $35B through 2025
3 months ago

Union, automakers headed for fight over battery plant wages

The United Auto Workers union is calling on General Motors to pay full union wages at electric vehicle battery factories, thrusting what was a festering conflict into the spotlight because automakers want to pay less
3 months ago
4 months ago

Chip shortage forces more production cuts by GM, Ford

The global shortage of semiconductors is forcing General Motors and Ford to further cut production at North American factories as chip supplies seem to be growing tighter
4 months ago
5 months ago

'Umbrella of stress' on GM staff, 2 years after plant closed

Two years have gone by since General Motors stopped building cars at its massive assembly plant in Ohio
5 months ago
5 months ago

GM looking to build 2nd US battery factory, Tennessee likely

General Motors says it’s looking for a site to build a second U.S. battery factory with joint venture partner LG Chem of Korea
5 months ago
6 months ago

GM vows to be carbon neutral by 2040

America’s largest automaker aspires to go fully electric.
6 months ago
GM vows to be carbon neutral by 2040
6 months ago

General Motors announced it will produce mostly electric cars by 2035

The company said it will stop making gas-powered passenger cars and SUVs, becoming the first American carmaker to do so. GM’s medium and heavy trucks will still be gas-powered.
6 months ago
General Motors announced it will produce mostly electric cars by 2035
6 months ago

By the Numbers: GM plans to stop making gas-powered cars by 2035

Auto giant General Motors said it plans to sell only electric cars and SUVs by 2035 and achieve carbon neutrality with its cars and global operations by 2040.
6 months ago
By the Numbers: GM plans to stop making gas-powered cars by 2035
6 months ago

General Motors sets goal of going largely electric by 2035

General Motors has set a goal of making the vast majority of the vehicles it produces electric by 2035, and the entire company carbon neutral, including operations, five years after that
6 months ago
General Motors sets goal of going largely electric by 2035
8 months ago

General Motors issues major recall on pickup trucks and SUVs

Government safety officials ordered GM to recall nearly 6 million pickup trucks and SUVs equipped with airbag inflators that could explode.
8 months ago
General Motors issues major recall on pickup trucks and SUVs
8 months ago

GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags

General Motors will recall about 7 million big pickup trucks and SUVs worldwide to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators
8 months ago
8 months ago

GM recalling nearly 69K Bolt electric cars due to fire risk

General Motors says it will recall nearly 69,000 Chevrolet Bolt electric cars worldwide because the batteries have caught fire in five of them
8 months ago
9 months ago

GM recalls 217K vehicles to fix leak that can stop travel

General Motors is recalling more than 217,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada because transmission oil can leak, causing them to stop or catch fire
9 months ago
GM recalls 217K vehicles to fix leak that can stop travel
9 months ago

GM expected to announce electric vehicle for Tennessee plant

General Motors is expected to reveal that it will build the Cadillac Lyriq electric SUV at its factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee, when it makes a major manufacturing announcement Tuesday
9 months ago
GM expected to announce electric vehicle for Tennessee plant
10 months ago

Founder of GM electric truck partner quits amid allegations

The head of an electric truck startup that's partnering with GM has resigned amid accusations of making false representations about the company's technology
10 months ago
1 year ago

Honda, General Motors sign deal to work on vehicles together

General Motors and Honda say they have signed a deal to explore sharing vehicle underpinnings and propulsion systems in North America
1 year ago
1 year ago

GM plans to make its own electric delivery vehicle

Plus, CES plans its next event for January 2021 and Impossible Meat can now be delivered to homes.
1 year ago
GM plans to make its own electric delivery vehicle
1 year ago

General Motors to add 1,200 workers at 2 Michigan factories

General Motors is adding 1,200 jobs at two Michigan factories to build midsize SUVs and two new luxury sedans
1 year ago
General Motors to add 1,200 workers at 2 Michigan factories
1 year ago

GM plans to pull out of Australia, New Zealand and Thailand

Strategy is to exit markets that don't produce adequate returns on investments.
1 year ago
1 year ago

GM moves forward with building recently announced driverless shuttle

The car company picked a plant to build the autonomous vehicles.
1 year ago
GM moves forward with recently announced driverless shuttle
2 years ago

GM to invest $2.2B in Detroit to build electric vehicles

General Motors is spending $2.2 billion to refurbish an underused Detroit factory so it can build electric and self-driving vehicles, eventually employing 2,200 people
2 years ago
GM to invest $2.2B in Detroit to build electric vehicles
2 years ago

GM unveils its first driverless vehicle

Plus, Apple will sell a low-cost iPhone for the first time since 2016, and Google has an app to hide your phone from yourself.
2 years ago
GM unveils its first driverless vehicle
2 years ago

GM teases new all-electric Hummer

The motor company said the truck will be announced during a Super Bowl commercial with LeBron James.
2 years ago
GM teases new all-electric Hummer
2 years ago

GM recalls 640K pickups; seat belts can cause carpet fires

General Motors is recalling over 640,000 pickup trucks worldwide because hot gas from a high-tech seat belt can set the carpeting on fire
2 years ago
GM recalls 640K pickups; seat belts can cause carpet fires
2 years ago

Union votes to ratify deal ending strike at General Motors

The United Auto Workers union had been on strike at GM for over a month.
2 years ago
Union votes to ratify deal ending strike at General Motors
2 years ago

Autoworkers from closed plants fight new GM contract

Workers at closed GM plants oppose new contract deal, but few see much of a chance to win
2 years ago
2 years ago

Despite labor costs, GM averts financial woes of its past

Contract deal with United Auto Workers will drive up General Motors' expenses, but analysts say the company is in far better shape than a decade ago when labor costs helped push it into bankruptcy
2 years ago
2 years ago

Striking autoworkers reach tentative deal

After a month on strike, the UAW and General Motors seem to have reached a tentative contract agreement.
2 years ago
Striking autoworkers reach tentative deal
2 years ago

GM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in September

Striking GM workers led US factory output to tumble 0.5% in September
2 years ago
2 years ago

GM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in September

Striking GM workers led US factory output to tumble 0.5% in September
2 years ago
2 years ago

GM and autoworkers union reach tentative deal

More than a month after nearly 50,000 workers walked off their jobs, General Motors and United Auto Workers have reached a tentative deal to end the nationwide strike, the union confirmed to ABC News.
2 years ago
GM and autoworkers union reach tentative deal
2 years ago

General Motors and United Auto Workers union reach tentative deal

General Motors and United Auto Workers have reached a tentative deal to end a nationwide strike.
2 years ago
General Motors and United Auto Workers union reach tentative deal
2 years ago

Taking a drive with an auto worker on the General Motors picket line in Flint, Michigan

As the GM strike grinds towards a fifth week in what is now the longest in half a century, UAW workers feel the strain and doubt negotiation progress
2 years ago
Take a drive with a striking GM worker in the city where company was born
2 years ago

UAW increases strike pay for GM workers as negotiations continue

As the United Auto Workers strike at General Motors enters its fifth week, union leaders voted to increase striking workers pay and allow them to take part-time jobs.
2 years ago
UAW increases strike pay for GM workers as negotiations continue
2 years ago

Union boosts strike pay for GM workers as talks continue

It's nearly four weeks since nearly 50,000 employees walked off factory floors.
2 years ago
2 years ago

GM strike negotiations taken 'turn for the worse'

Monday marks the 23rd day of the strike and there appears to be no end in sight as the union and the auto manufacturing giant reached another stumbling block in their on-going bargaining sessions.
2 years ago
GM strike negotiations taken 'turn for the worse'
2 years ago

Negotiations to end strike by 49,000 GM workers has 'taken a turn for the worse': UAW

The nationwide strike by General Motors workers began on Sept. 16.
2 years ago
Efforts to end strike by 49,000 GM workers have 'taken a turn for the worse': UAW
2 years ago

GM to cover health insurance costs for striking workers, as sources say no deal in site

Union leaders accuse them of "toying" with their families.
2 years ago
GM agrees to resume covering health insurance costs for striking workers
2 years ago

GM and union could reach a deal to end strike by the weekend, sources say

The UAW vice president told workers that negotiations are now on the "Main Table."
2 years ago
GM and union could reach a deal to end strike soon, sources say
2 years ago

The GM strike enters its 2nd week. Here's where things stand

Both the United Autoworkers Union and General Motors say negotiations continue, but there remains no clear end in sight.
2 years ago
Here's where things stand as GM workers strike for second week
2 years ago

GM strike enters second week

A spokesperson for the United Auto Workers says the two sides are “still talking.”
2 years ago
GM strike enters second week
2 years ago

A week in, GM strike leads to talk of layoffs by suppliers

The United Auto Workers strike at GM has waned on for nearly a full work week as of Friday.
2 years ago
A week in, GM strike leads to talk of layoffs by suppliers
2 years ago

GM no longer paying striking workers' health costs

General Motors is no longer paying the health care costs for the tens of thousands of auto workers who went on strike on Monday, shifting the costs instead to a union fund.
2 years ago
GM no longer paying striking workers' health costs
2 years ago

GM no longer paying for striking workers' health insurance as negotiations enter 3rd day

Some benefits have been shifted to being covered by a union fund.
2 years ago
GM no longer paying for striking workers' health insurance
2 years ago

GM strike continues after new negotiations fail

United Auto Workers officials told ABC News they are nowhere near reaching a deal with General Motors.
2 years ago
GM strike continues after new negotiations fail
2 years ago

General Motors workers hit picket line after new contract talks fail

The company reportedly turned a $8.1 billion profit last year and workers who took concessions before the 2009 government bailout want fair wages and benefits at affordable prices.
2 years ago
General Motors workers hit picket line after new contract talks fail
2 years ago

General Motors employees go on strike

Nearly 50,000 workers go on strike after UAW contract talks with GM broke down.
2 years ago
General Motors employees go on strike