Edward T. Welburn Jr.
12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 30, 2013 Rick Hendrick, who called himself "the biggest Corvette gearhead in the world," is presented with the first 2014 Corvette Stingray by Ed Welburn, General Motors' global design boss at GM's Warren [Mich.] Tech Center.... Read More »
Sept. 20, 2013 06:01 CET The Opel Monza concept provides a glimpse into the future of Buick and Opel design, says General Motors global design chief Ed Welburn.... Read More »
12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2013 Want to glimpse the future of Buick and Opel design? It's easy, says General Motors global design chief Ed Welburn: Take a picture of the Opel Monza concept, shown in Frankfurt last week, and set it beside the Buick Riviera concept shown at the Shanghai auto show in the spring.... Read More »
5:58 pm U.S. ET | June 26, 2013 GM is shuffling its design executives for the second time in a year, promoting the lead designer for the Holden brand in Australia to the top design job at Cadillac and Buick. Andrew Smith, now Holden's design director, will become executive director of global Cadillac and Buick design, based at GM's technical center in Warren, Mich.... Read More »
10:12 am U.S. ET | June 24, 2013 General Motors in modern times has never successfully sold a tiny car like the Chevy Spark in the United States. The Spark's success today, 26,869 sales in its first 12 months, exceeds GM's initial expectations by as much as 35 percent, said one person familiar with the company's internal planning.... Read More »
12:01 am U.S. ET | May 25, 2013 From the fires of Detroit's descent into near-death, GM, Ford and Chrysler have forged some of the most distinctive designs since tailfins were soaring in the halcyon days of the postwar-era. Models such as the Cadillac ATS sports sedan, Ford Fusion family car and Jeep Grand Cherokee are turning heads and stoking sales.... Read More »