GM to idle Detroit-Hamtramck car plant for 6 weeks, cut outputOct. 12
General Motors plans to scale back production and temporarily shutter an assembly plant in Detroit through the end of the year amid a slump in car demand across the industry.
First Shift: VW, Bosch agree to settle claimsFeb. 1
VW, Bosch agree to settle claims for $1.6 billion; Tesla Model S, BMW i3 fall short in crash tests; Prius Prime, Volt win top honors; Chao confirmed; Electrifying changes in design.
From Volt to Bolt: GM's bumpy road to the futureJan. 2
By some measures, the Chevy Volt was a flop, but it set GM on a path that culminated in last month's launch of the Chevy Bolt, a battery-powered car that presages a future with self-driving vehicles that consumers might share rather than own.
Buick-badged Chevy Volt may be comingNov. 7, 2016
The second-generation Chevrolet Volt is about to gain a Buick badge -- in China at least.
GM: Others could use Chevy Volt's powertrainFeb. 8, 2016
The gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain General Motors uses in the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt could end up in competitors' vehicles.
Cheap gas hits hybrid, EV residualsJan. 30, 2016
Beware! Falling gasoline prices are hitting the residual values of used hybrids, electrics and plug-ins - hard. The influx of used small cars set to return to the market is just going to make matters worse.
Volts fuel Chevy store's successJan. 11, 2016
Bourgeois Chevrolet in Rawdon, Quebec, stocks every Volt and electric-drive vehicle it can. It draws customers from a wide range because of its dedication and expertise in electric-drive vehicles.
Chevy vehicles rack up the awardsNov. 23, 2015
Chevrolet's trophy case got quite a bit of new hardware last week -- a dozen awards, possibly the most the division has ever won in a week.
GM to add second shift, 1,200 jobs at Detroit-Hamtramck plantOct. 22, 2015
General Motors is adding a second shift -- about 1,200 workers -- at its Detroit-Hamtramck plant to meet future demand for the five vehicles made there, including the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid that rolls out in coming weeks.
GM claims victory even as its market share slipsOct. 12, 2015
General Motors' U.S. market share is on pace to decline again this year, just as it has nearly every year of the last 10. But GM CEO Mary Barra urges a closer look at the numbers, which she says offer proof that - after years of talking about it - GM is repressing that deeply ingrained instinct to chase market-share growth at the expense of the bottom line.
2016 Chevy Volt rollout includes attack ads on Nissan Leaf, Toyota PriusSept. 30, 2015
The revamped Chevrolet Volt won't be available nationally until late next spring, but a series of attack ads targeting the Nissan Leaf and Toyota Prius will debut this fall on the Internet and later on TV.
Chevy to limit availability of 2016 VoltSept. 8, 2015
Chevrolet plans a limited rollout of the redesigned 2016 Volt, earmarking the next-generation plug-in hybrid for California and other green-car friendly markets before a national launch in early spring. The 2017 Volt, with unspecified enhancements, will arrive early next spring and will be sold nationally.