Opel deal caps Ammann's 'ruthless' driveMon, 13, Mar 2017
Timeline: A look at Opel from sewing machines to bicycles to cars to PSAMon, 06, Mar 2017
GM sells Opel to improve 'overall business profile'Mon, 06, Mar 2017
After years of losses that totaled nearly $20 billion, GM will unload Opel and Vauxhall because Europe's geo-political and regulatory climate demands more investment when GM executives see a bigger need to focus on North America, China and emerging technologies. “The mass-market opportunity in Europe is no longer compelling,” GM President Dan Ammann told analysts.
PSA wishes to build on GM's Vauxhall success, UK gov't saysFri, 17, Feb 2017
PSA has told the UK government it would seek to build on the strengths of General Motors' Vauxhall business if the company buys it. However two sources close to PSA told Reuters that plant cuts were part of the company's discussions to buy GM's Opel and Vauxhall brands, with UK sites in the front line.
GM will not 'rationalize' Vauxhall plants, UK minister saysThu, 16, Feb 2017
British business minister Greg Clark said he had been reassured by GM that the automaker did not intend to "rationalize" its Vauxhall operations. Clark made the comments after meeting with GM to discuss its plan to sell Opel/Vauxhall to PSA Group.
GM CEO Barra at Opel HQ for talks with managementWed, 15, Feb 2017
GM's Ammann: Open up public streets to autonomous testingMon, 13, Feb 2017
General Motors President Dan Ammann urged more local and state governments to allow testing of autonomous vehicles on public streets, saying doing so is the only way to ensure they will be ready for public use.
GM expects more earnings growth in 2017Tue, 10, Jan 2017
GM said it expects earnings per share to rise this year, topping what is expected to be a record profit for 2016, as the company launches high-margin crossovers in North America and grows sales in China.
GM, despite record profits, struggles with Wall Street cynicismWed, 05, Oct 2016
GM generates $1 billion in pretax profit a month. Yet the stock market seems unimpressed, assigning the company a market value of just $50 billion. It's one of the more vexing questions Dan Ammann, the company's president, faces every day.
Lyft rebuffs GM overtures to acquire ride-hailing firm, report saysFri, 12, Aug 2016
General Motors has expressed an interest in acquiring Lyft, but the ride-hailing company has rebuffed the recent overtures and will raise more funds instead, technology website The Information reported on Friday, citing two people familiar with the situation.
GM, Lyft expand Express Drive program, tout partnershipMon, 11, Jul 2016
General Motors and ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. said on Monday they would expand their short-term rental program to California and Colorado, building on an effort that GM President Dan Ammann said has "dramatically exceeded expectations."