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June 6, 2017  

Shareholders to settle GM’s fight with activist investor

Investor David Einhorn proposes splitting the stock into two classes, automaker opposes the proposal as too risky.

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May 15, 2017  

GM launches Maven car sharing service in New York

Members of the service can use a smartphone app to unlock access to the automaker’s vehicles for up to 28 days.

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May 10, 2017  

Peugeot parent company approves buyout of GM’s Opel

$2.3 billion sale also includes GM’s European auto financing arm.

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May 3, 2017  

US auto sales tumble in what could be first annual drop since 2009

Of major automakers, only Hyundai and Volkswagen reported increases.

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May 2, 2017  

General Motors opens restored Flint factory that’s considered automaker’s birthplace

Parts of the factory date to 1886 when the facility was used by Flint Road Cart Co. to build horse-drawn carriages.

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April 24, 2017  

High court rejects General Motors ignition switch appeal

Attorney says ruling exposes automaker to around 1,000 additional lawsuits and liabilities up to $10 billion.

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March 6, 2017  

GM sells European brands to France’s Peugeot for $2.33B

Acquisition raises French automaker to Europe’s No. 2 after Volkswagen.

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January 18, 2017  

GM to pay $1M penalty for ignition switch accounting trouble

Says it has reorganized vehicle engineering teams and set up a new vehicle safety organization.

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January 17, 2017  

GM announces $1B US factory investment

Automaker says the investment has been planned for months, and not related to pressure from Donald Trump

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January 11, 2017  

General Motors raises outlook for 2017

North American continues to be a big driver of the automaker’s optimism.

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January 9, 2017  

Trump tweet won’t change production plans, GM CEO says

Barra says it’s too early to speculate on potential impacts of border tax from importing vehicles made in Mexico.

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January 3, 2017  

Trump targets General Motors in latest Twitter outburst

President-elect claims the automaker is sending vehicles to the US from Mexico tax free.

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December 20, 2016  

GM temporarily closing five factories

Automaker trying to reduce inventory on dealer lots.

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December 15, 2016  

GM investing $334M in New York state plants

Money will pay for new equipment and machinery at factories in Tonawanda, Lockport and Rochester.

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November 9, 2016  

GM lays off over 2,000 at US car plants as sales slow

Automaker says moves are meant to align production to demand for the cars.