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Hybrid

Yes, Hybrids Still Matter

And hybrid—mild, full and plug-in—are likely to continue to be important as the industry makes the transition to full electrification. An examination in three parts.
#Ford #BMW #GeneralMotors

Economics

Cylinder Deactivation Can Benefit Diesels Too

In this case, it’s mostly about reducing emissions—but fuel economy gains still add up. 
#GeneralMotors #GMC #Cummins

GM Drops Facebook, Again

Joins Ford, Honda, VW in protest over hateful content
#HarleyDavidson #Chevrolet #Ford

Economics

A Tough Week for Carmakers

Lousy financial results but considerable optimism that the worst is over.
#Ford #Volkswagen #Chevrolet

Batteries

GM and EVgo Make Massive EV Infrastructure Investment

Not only is GM increasing its electric vehicle portfolio, it is working with EVgo to build out charging infrastructure
#Chevrolet #Cadillac #GeneralMotors

The Age of Ultium?

GM’s plans for an electric future don’t include a name change…yet
#Oldsmobile #Buick #Chevrolet

Sales

Sales, Inventories & a Question of What Happens Next

LMC and J.D. Power see some recovery. But don’t break out the balloons and champagne just yet
#Chevrolet

Marketing

Mystery Ford Model Due Next Year

“Whitespace” small truck could revive Maverick name
#Ford #Dodge #Chevrolet

GM Readies New EVs

Rollout includes full-size Chevy pickup with 400-mile range
#Buick #Chevrolet #Cadillac

Marketing

Subaru, Lexus Head J.D. Power Loyalty Ratings

But repurchase rates don’t always match long-term vehicle performance
#Chevrolet #Ford #Buick

Hybrid

EV Startup Fisker Poised for $2.9 Billion Merger

Plan would fund launch of Ocean crossover model in 2022
#Chevrolet #Fisker #Karma

Production

GM Pickup Plant Cuts 3rd Shift Due to COVID Concerns

High absenteeism rate triggers temporary layoffs. GM says plant is safe.
#covid-19 #GeneralMotors #GMC

Reading About Corvette

Interested in the C8? Then there are a few things you need to know
#Chevrolet #engineer #GeneralMotors

Economics

Q2 Sales and the Path Forward

Yes, there are signs of improvement. But that may be a relative thing.
#Chevrolet #GeneralMotors

Business

Uncle Sam Wants Chevy Colorado

GM’s midsize pickup to provide the basis for mobile troop carriers  
#Multimatic #Ricardo #Chevrolet

Marketing

Dodge Soars to Top of J.D. Power Quality Report

New survey questions turn 2020 results topsy-turvy
#quality #Acura #Audi

Quality

This Year’s Best Interiors: Quality at Any Price

WardsAuto’s annual list had plenty of variety
#Audi #BMW #Chevrolet

Business

Baseball, Apple Pie and Tesla?

California EV maker and Honda are tops in American-made vehicles, new Ford Ranger is No. 1 model
#Hyundai #Jeep #Lincoln

Interiors & Electronics

NACTOY Announces 2021 Candidates

Yes, COVID-19 notwithstanding, there are still significant car launches happening this year
#reviews #Acura #BMW

Additive Manufacturing

GM Ramps Up 3D Printing Efforts

Corvette prototyping, COVID medical applications pave the way for production parts
#covid-19 #Chevrolet #GeneralMotors