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General Motors And Audi Take Their Twitter Boycott To The Next Level

Following a slew of automakers withdrawing advertising on Twitter as a result of Elon Musk's buyout of the social media platform, several have now gone a step further in boycotting publishing any new content. Specifically, Audi and General Motors have not published any new tweets since October. Elon Musk recently...
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Elon Musk Calls Out Apple and CEO Tim Cook

The game of hide and seek between Elon Musk and Apple is over. The tensions between them are finally erupting in the public square. For several months now the question was when Musk would declare war with the iPhone maker and CEO Tim Cook. It is now done. Since Musk...
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GM Design Team Releases Buick Sedan Sketch

GM continues to drive towards an all-electric future, with Buick coming along for the ride with plans to bring its first all-electric vehicle to market in North America by 2024. Obviously, the EV transition includes new vehicle styling as well, and now, we’re getting a look at a few interesting Buick EV sedan sketches courtesy of the GM Design team.
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GM Not Abandoning ICE Vehicles Yet, Says Mark Reuss

During the recent GM Investor Day presentation, much of the focus was on the future of General Motors EVs. With a stated goal of launching 30 EVs by 2025, this should come as no surprise. But that doesn’t mean that GM has completely given up on ICE vehicles just yet, per comments from GM President Mark Reuss.

The Other HMMWV: Rare 1981 Teledyne Continental Cheetah Going Up For Auction

Hummer has become a household name, but things could have turned out very differently. In 1979, the U.S. Army drafted specifications for a High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) and a handful of companies answered the call. While AM General’s entry was the eventual winner, Teledyne Continental took a chance with the Cheetah.
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Chevrolet Teases C8-Based Performance Car That Won't Be Called A Corvette

General Motors president (and, IIRC, former TTAC commenter) Mark Reuss had quite the Investor Day reveal -- Chevrolet has a C8-based performance car in the works. And it won't share the iconic Corvette nomenclature. Autoblog has the deets. Reuss was asked about the Corvette and he first previewed a high(er)-performance...

Pre-Production Of All-New 2024 Chevy Trax Starts In Korea

The all-new 2024 Chevy Trax has just entered its pre-production phase in South Korea, the home country of the first two generations of Chevrolet‘s global entry-level crossover. General Motors has announced that it has begun pilot production of its all-new next-generation global crossover at the GM Changwon plant in...

Chevy's 1,000-HP Hybrid Supercar Might Not Be Called a Corvette

The Chevrolet Corvette is well into its production cycle on the C8 platform, which will soon include a long-awaited hybrid all-wheel drive version of America’s sports car. But General Motors is already working on a few successors to go above that hybrid C8, and some hints and rumors give us new intel on what to expect from the car that will likely be called Zora. According to Autoblog, that top-of-the-range C8 might be a separate car altogether that would not wear the Corvette name.
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Does This Design Sketch Preview A New Buick Flagship?

General Motors Design has gifted us with a new sketch that could give a preview of a significant future Buick model. While the design firm's last published sketch was a compact SUV from Cadillac, this new illustration shows a large red sedan that could be the top model to complement the Buick lineup, which currently consists of only three SUV models in North America.

Elon Musk Claims Apple Has "Threatened To Withhold Twitter From Its App Store"

The Elon Musk and Twitter saga seems to be neverending a the tech billionaire has now taken to the social media platform to claim that Apple has “threatened to withhold” Twitter from its App store and “won’t tell us why.” This would not be the first time Twitter has had issues with Apple.

Auto stocks hit by growing China-related concerns

Zero-COVID driven disruption for the auto supply chain combined with the ascendance of domestic competitors in China are shaking the auto sector on Monday. A bulk of US, Japanese, and European automakers saw their shares slide on Monday as protests raged across China, provoking concerns on supply chains that crisscross the country.

Strattec: Why I Assign A Hold Rating

It seems that the company has been trading for 2.8 and 10 times as per its 2020 and 2021 cash flows. The stock offers significant upside potential, but substantially cyclical operations and intense competition might put considerable pressure on the margins. Strattec Security (NASDAQ:STRT) manufactures and markets automotive access control...

GM Confirms Upcoming All-Electric Buick GL8 For China

In addition to releasing the first teaser for the all-new Buick Electra E5 and anticipating that the Buick Electra E4 will debut next year in China, General Motors has confirmed that it is developing an upcoming all-electric Buick GL8 MPV for the Asian country. The automaker revealed that its ambitious...

Chinese EVs Are Driving Out Foreign Competitors

Chinese automakers continue to drive out foreign competitors following the Oct. 31 bankruptcy filing of the Stellantis Jeep joint venture. The Stellantis Jeep failure marks the first time a foreign brand has failed in the Chinese market during the era of the electric vehicle, opening a new chapter for the Chinese auto industry. Domestic automakers in China are surpassing global brands when it comes to delivering to Chinese consumers.

GM CEO, brands stopped Tweeting after Elon Musk took over

A few days after Elon Musk finalised his acquisition of Twitter in late October, General Motors announced it was pausing paid advertising on the social media platform as it evaluated Twitter's new direction. At the time, GM said it would continue to use the platform to interact with customers. Bloomberg...