Older car plant set to close by June 2013, which could cut the jobs of 2,000 people.
Automakers seek alternatives for resin used in fuel, brake lines.
Americans are buying record numbers of hybrid and electric cars as gas prices climb, giving the vehicles their greatest share yet of the US auto market.
GM says incident related to prototype battery testing.
Automaker extends summer shutdown to three weeks to control inventory.
Joint venture meant to ease European struggles for both car makers.
Australian government provides $288 million subsidy for GM subsidiary to keep operations alive.
Preliminary data, however, suggests sales fell 7 per cent in February.
Automaker halts production of its prized EV at Detroit plant for five weeks
General Motors’ Chevrolet Volt is plugging into green energy provider Bullfrog Power to launch a special edition of the electric vehicle (EV).
Engineers at the automaker’s Pontiac Engineering Centre are turning exhaust fumes from engine tests into energy to power the facility’s lighting and air conditioning
The head of General Motors Canada says he expects auto sales in Canada to be flat or slightly down in 2012.
After vehicle fires following government crash tests last year, GM says it’s found a fix for iffy batteries in its coveted Chevy Volts
China has imposed duties on imports of some U.S.-made vehicles, claiming damage from foreign automakers due to dumping and subsidies in the latest round of trade friction.
Suburban Detroit transmission plant upgrades will save 418 jobs