#CHEVROLET

Fuel Cells

Uncle Sam Wants Chevy Colorado

GM’s midsize pickup to provide the basis for mobile troop carriers  

Interiors

This Year’s Best Interiors: Quality at Any Price

WardsAuto’s annual list had plenty of variety

Business

Baseball, Apple Pie and Tesla?

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

Additive Manufacturing

GM Ramps Up 3D Printing Efforts

Corvette prototyping, COVID medical applications pave the way for production parts

Autonomous Vehicles

GM's Cruise Hires Safety Chief

Louise Zhang, who previously worked for Lucid Motors and Tesla, underscores focus on safety as robo-taxi service nears launch

Business

GM’s Barra Says EV Switch Will Take Decades

GM sets its own pace for an all-electric future

Batteries

GM to Join EV Delivery Van Race?

New niche lacks a market leader

Sales

Tesla Model 3 Shines Supreme in California

EV tops Q1 sales chart in down market

Aluminum

What’s It Weigh?

A comparative look at vehicle mass. The attention to weight certainly seems to be a common thread among OEMs.

Assembly

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: May 25

Production snags, sales trends roil the auto industry

GM Readies “Ultra” Super Cruise Tech

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

Production

What Suppliers Need to Know Right Now

This is a time of reckoning for the auto industry, says Paul Eichenberg. He has some recommendations as to how companies can make their way through it.

Car/Ride Sharing

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.

Hybrid

Lincoln Pulls the Plug on Rivian-Based EV

COVID-19 continues to take its toll on vehicle programs

Hybrid

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

Production

GM Expands Renewable Energy Program in Michigan

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

Batteries

Triton Solar Hypes Massive EV

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

Business

Karma Partners with WeRide, Nivida on Autonomous Electric Van

Deep learning processors provide a record 320 trillion operations per second

Composites

Cars Without Coffee: Bennion Designs Corvettes. And Drives Them, Too.

Eighth in a series. Why wouldn’t he have a 660-hp Corvette in his garage?

Labor

A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt