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General Motors Removes Heated Seats and Steering Wheel from Most of its Vehicles due to Chip Shortage

This will allow the company to build more vehicles with the same chip supply Almost every model built by GM will be affected These features might be retrofitted by dealers once parts are available The shortage of electronic chips and semiconductors is causing some...

The Hummer Could go Back to Military Service as an EV

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GM is building prototype military vehicles based on the GMC Hummer EV The Department of Defence is looking to incorporate more EVs to its fleet Several manufacturers have been asked to submit a vehicle for testing The original Hummer had been designed by AM...

General Motors Resumes Production at Oshawa After Closure in 2019

Oshawa is the city where GM Canada’s headquarters are and where its most important factory in the country was from 1907 to 2019 The plant was closed in late 2019, but the high demand for pickup trucks caused GM to reopen it The...

GMC Sierra Could Set Sales Record Despite Chip Shortage

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General Motors is struggling due to the shortage, but its pickup trucks are still selling very well GMC has prioritised Sierra and Yukon production since the beginning of the shortage Demand is so strong that even with an additional factory, dealers won’t be...

GMC Hummer EV is Entering Pre-Production

2022 GMC HUMMER EV
Pre-Production has begun and regular production is expected by the end of the year The Hummer EV will be made in GM’s Factory Zero Other full size EVs from GM will be made there The GMC Hummer EV has been one of the most...

GM Ultra Cruise to enable hands free driving in 95% of driving situations

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Ultra Cruise will be useable on every paved road in the US and Canada The less capable Super Cruise will be offered on lower priced models Cadillac models will be the first to use Ultra Cruise, starting in 2023 General Motors already has a...

The Top 10 Fastest-Selling New Cars in September 2021

The new-car business is still going through some tough times. The average new car took 24.6 days to sell in September 2021. The Subaru Crosstrek is last month’s hot number. One of the big news items in 2021, beyond the ongoing mess that the...

LG Electronics Will Pay GM Up to $1.9 billion to Cover Costs of Chevrolet Bolt Recalls

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LG is the supplier of the defective batteries The recall will cost an estimated $2 billion for General Motors Battery replacements should begin this month General Motors has been in hot water since July due to the massive recall of all Chevrolet Bolt models...

Electric Vehicle and Battery Manufacturers are Pushing the Center of US Auto Industry South

  Close to $24 billion will be invested in new factories in the south of the United States These investments will be divided in seven states Eight automakers and some battery producers will have operations in these states Since the beginning of the automobile, most...

Cruise Wants to Achieve 1 Million Self-Driving Cars by 2030

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Cruise is backed by General Motors Cruise has been testing self-driving taxis in San-Fransisco for a few years now The company expects taxi costs to drop from an average of $5/mile to $1,50/mile by removing the driver Cruise is an autonomous driving technology company...