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2013-12-13 12:20:16

DUBLIN, December 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9gg3ck/electric_vehicles) has announced the addition of the "Electric Vehicles (EVs) - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9gg3ck/electric_vehicles ] report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Electric Vehicles [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9gg3ck/electric_vehicles ] (EVs) in...

2013-12-11 23:01:45

WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation, released a statement today congratulating Mary Barra on her new post as GM’s Chief Executive Officer. Her position makes Barra the first female CEO at GM, and the first female CEO in the automotive industry. Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation, congratulated Mary Barra, a veteran employee at General Motors...

2013-12-11 12:21:41

Corvette Stingray and Silverado pickup chosen by jurors DETROIT, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Chevrolet vehicles - the Corvette Stingray and Silverado full-size pickup - are finalists for the prestigious North American Car and Truck of the Year awards. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131211/DE31860 ) With an entry in both the Car and Truck/Utilities category, Chevrolet has more finalists than any brand competing for the 2014 awards, which will be handed out on...

2013-12-10 12:24:50

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carat, the world's leading independent media communications specialist and a market leader in digital and diversified media solutions today announced that it has appointed Alex Crowther, former CEO of MediaCom Asia Pacific, as Global Client President, effective immediately. In this role, Crowther will be responsible for leading the General Motors business and continuing Carat's track record of global success in managing the $3 billion global...

2013-12-10 08:23:21

Iconic Industry Revolutionary Brings Immense Experience and Passion MONTEBELLO, Calif., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Katzkin, the global leader in vehicle interior transformation, announced today that global automotive industry leader Bob Lutz will serve as Senior Advisor to the organization. Lutz has held senior leadership positions at four of the world's top automakers, including General Motors Corp., where until 2010 he served as vice chairman. (Photo:...

2013-12-10 00:20:19

DETROIT, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The General Motors Renaissance Center - the six-tower office complex that dominates the city's skyline and has its own ZIP code - now recycles, reuses or converts all its daily waste to energy, diverting 5 million pounds of trash annually from landfill. That is the equivalent of 200,000 full garbage bags. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131210/DE30457 ) The drive to make the Renaissance Center, home of GM's Global Headquarters,...

2013-12-06 16:20:47

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson will provide an update on the company's progress in its goal to design, build and sell the world's best vehicles at a National Press Club Speakers Luncheon on Monday, Dec. 16. He will also talk about GM's investment plans in the U.S. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) General Motors, one of the world's largest automakers, led global sales for 77 consecutive years...

2013-12-05 16:23:52

Matt Denton and Jason Schulist to serve on the company's senior leadership team APPLETON, Wis., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Appvion, Inc. announced the appointment of Matt Denton as senior vice president and general manager of the company's carbonless and security papers business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130513/CG12038LOGO) Jason Schulist has joined Appvion as vice president of continuous improvement. He will have responsibility for ongoing development of the...

2013-12-05 08:36:40

CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F-Free Report), General Motors (NYSE:GM-Free Report), Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE:TM-Free Report), Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. (OTC:NSANY-Free Report) and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC-Free...

2013-12-05 04:20:11

DETROIT, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Opel/Vauxhall to compete as GM's mainstream brands across Europe -- Chevrolet to focus on iconic products in Europe -- Cadillac to expand in Europe General Motors today announced plans to accelerate its progress in Europe by bolstering its brands in the mainstream and premium segments. Beginning in 2016, GM will compete in Europe's volume markets under its respected Opel and Vauxhall brands. The company's Chevrolet brand will no...


Latest General Motors Reference Libraries

General Motors Headquarters, Detroit, Michigan
2014-04-13 09:20:18

General Motors Company (GM) is an American automobile manufacturer located in Detroit Michigan. They also control multinational manufacturers around the globe. They design, produce, market and distribute vehicles and parts, as well as selling financial services. GM has ten brands of vehicles produced in 37 countries. They include, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie, Fang and UZDaewoo. GM does business with 157 different countries and employees...

1919 GMC Truck Ad
2014-04-13 09:02:48

GMC is a division of American automaker General Motors (GM) that focuses on trucks and utility vehicles. William C. Durant, the founder of GM purchased the Rapid Motor Vehicle Company in 1909. The same year, Durant purchased the Reliance Motor Car Company. Rapid and Reliance merged in 1911 and GMC was formed in 1912. The first GMC truck went on exhibit in 1912 at the New York International Auto Show. Although 22,000 trucks were produced in 1912, only 372 were contributed by GMC. GM then...

Hummer-H3
2014-04-13 08:37:22

Hummer was a brand of trucks and SUVs produced by AM General, first sold as a civilian version of the M998 Humvee in 1992. In 1998, Hummer was purchased by General Motors (GM) and they marketed three versions, the original Hummer H1, based on the Humvee, the H2 and H3 models were smaller and were produced for the civilian market. By 2008, Hummer was placed under review by GM management. Rather than being liquidated as part of the GM bankruptcy in 2009, it was retained by GM. An...

Geo Tracker
2014-04-13 08:16:40

Geo was a brand of small cars produced by General Motors as a subdivision of Chevrolet from 1989 to 1997. The company was formed by GM to compete in the small import market of the mid 1980s. After the 1997 model year the remaining Geo models were given the Chevrolet name. Fading sales during the 1990s resulted in the last vehicle of the former Geo line, the Tracker, to be discontinued in 2004. Geo models were manufactured by GM but in partnership with three Japanese automakers. The Prizm...

1911 Chevrolet Logo
2014-04-11 15:27:29

Chevrolet, also known as Chevy, is an automobile brand produced by American automaker General Motors (GM). Louis Chevrolet and General Motors founder William C. Durant founded the company on November 3, 1911 as the Chevrolet Motor Car Company. Durant also acquired a controlling stake in General Motors with a reverse merger occurring on May 2, 1918 became the GM president. He was forced out for a second time in 1919. The Chevrolet brand  become the volume leader in the General Motors family...

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