Latest General Motors North America Stories

2011-08-04 08:48:00

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- $117 million investment in Oshawa, Ont., plant to launch Cadillac XTS in 2012 Cadillac compact luxury sports sedan codenamed ATS launching in summer 2012 Buick Regal eAssist 'light electrification' option priced at $2,000 General Motors North America President Mark Reuss announced today the launch of two new luxury cars for Cadillac in 2012 and the pricing for a fuel-saving feature on the Buick Regal as he outlined parts of a plan to...

2010-09-08 09:30:00

LORDSTOWN, Ohio, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Production of the much-anticipated 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, which features the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car with the fuel economy and price of a compact, was celebrated today with red, white and blue models symbolically declaring that a world-class small car can be assembled in America by a domestic company. The first vehicles for delivery to buyers were driven off the line at GM's Lordstown, Ohio plant in front of GM employees,...

2010-03-08 04:00:00

PENSACOLA, Fla., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Respected automotive industry expert & host of the nationally syndicated "Bobby Likis Car Clinic" broadcast, Bobby Likis tells it like it is in the automotive service aftermarket industry (including the aftermarket "sweet spot," automotive maintenance & gas prices); shares what he learned during his recorded interview with Mark Reuss (President, General Motors North America); and gives insight into Chairman Akio Toyoda's testimony before...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'