Earlier in February, General Motors Thailand and Southeast Asia Operations celebrated the production of its millionth vehicle, a Chevrolet Trailblazer. Operations at the Rayong Assembly plant began in 2000.
General Motors expands its recall of specified 2003-2007 model year vehicles to fix the ignition switch, which may let the key move or switch to accessory or off position, thereby turning off the engine and most electrical components.
General Motors’ patent tech is reaching more of their trucks and cars. This includes an industry-first aluminum welding process,which enables increased use of aluminum to shave pounds to better fuel economy and driving performance in the 2014 Corvette Stingray.
General Motors is set to recall 1.5 million cars in China over safety concerns. This is one of the biggest ever car recalls in China. The recall is being resorted to due to defective bracket which could cause fuel leaks in extreme circumstances.
Advanced technologies apply precision to competitive benchmarking
DETROIT â€“ Precision not patriotism is the focus of red, white and blue light scanning used by General Motorsâ€™ Competitive Benchmarking team to surgically dissect competitor vehicles.
PSA Peugeot Citroen and General Motors this month announced further steps in strategic Alliance, which focuses on joint programs of purchasing and logistics, focused on Europe, and extends into cross manufacturing. Cooperation extends to 2 products based on PSA platforms, B-MPV multi-purpose vehicle and C-CUV crossover-utility vehicle programs.
General Motors India is renowned for going that extra mile to ensure better customer experiences. This is exactly what the company has done as they have introduced a new owner mobile application which will assist customers with tools and techniques relevant to their vehicle post purchase.
General Motors has stated that Dan Akerson, the present Chairman and CEO of the company is set to retire from 15th January 2014. Akerson, 65 retires ahead of schedule as his wife was recently diagnosed with advanced stage of cancer. His position will be filled by Mary Barra, and she will be the first woman CEO of the company.
General Motors (GM) Supplier Quality Excellence Award for demonstrating some of the highest levels of quality performance has been awarded to Schaeffler, to 2 of the company’s plants in South Carolina. The award focuses on improving collaboration with suppliers.