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GM Readies “Ultra” Super Cruise Tech

Upgraded system will enable hands-free driving on and off the highway

Batteries

Cruise Trims Autonomous Vehicle Staff

The GM affiliate still has a huge cash reserve. But the outlook for robo-taxis is uncertain.

Interiors

The SUV You Don’t Want In Your Rear-View Mirror

2021 Chevy Tahoe gets a 5-0 version

Marketing

Take Home Your Dream Car (a C8 Vette) for as Little as $20

The National Corvette Museum is raffling off three 2020 C8 Corvettes. You can’t win if you don’t play.

Propulsion

Lincoln Pulls the Plug on Rivian-Based EV

COVID-19 continues to take its toll on vehicle programs

Autonomous Vehicles

American Center for Mobility Lands New CEO

Former DOE official and EV expert tasked with jumpstarting business for Michigan autonomous testing complex

Materials & Lightweighting

13 Suppliers Take Home PACE Innovation Awards

Lightweighting applications to advanced communications and improved visibility

Batteries

Lordstown Motors Aims to Keep Electric Truck Plans (Almost) on Track

An aggressive rollout of Lordstown Motors’ Endurance electric pickup has pushed to early 2021

Business

Cummins, Tula Test Cylinder Deactivation Tech in Diesels

In this case, it’s mostly about reducing emissions—but fuel economy gains still add up

Business

GM Expands Renewable Energy Program in Michigan

Solar and wind sources will generate 100% of U.S. facilities by 2030 

Propulsion

Triton Solar Hypes Massive EV

Sounds good on paper but production seems like a long shot.

Hybrid

Karma Partners with WeRide, Nivida on Autonomous Electric Van

Deep learning processors provide a record 320 trillion operations per second

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards

Economics

GM Tightens Its Belt

Pay cuts for staff, deferred product programs to avoid “serious damage”

Connectivity

GM Names New CTO and Communications Chief

Jon Lauckner and Tony Cervone retiring at the end of June

Interiors & Electronics

GM’s Electric Offensive and Other Automotive Developments

Here’s a solid hour of informative observations about what’s going on in the auto industry right now

Interiors & Electronics

GM Unveils Its Commitment to EVs: What Does This Mean?

GM, no stranger to electric vehicles, is getting ready for an extensive build—and will start next year

Batteries

GM Touts Cheaper EV Battery Tech

More power, more range, less cost

Batteries

Fisker's Upcoming “Ocean” EV in Action

Highlights include a sport suspension, active aerodynamics and enhanced crash protection

Business

Do Auto Shows Have a Future?

Things are looking shaky for the international events

Business

GM Robo-Cars Cleared to Carry Civilians

Another step closer to autonomous shuttle service

Production

‘Consumer Reports’ and the State of the U.S. OEMs

Plenty of the vehicles on the list of the top 10 are made in the U.S. But not by the traditional companies.

Hybrid

New Chevy EV Bows in China

The first in a wave of new EVs GM plans to launch worldwide in coming years

Propulsion

Chevy Enhances EV Charging Station App

Access expands to 40,000 stations and 30% more DC fast chargers