GM has begun the automotive industry's first-ever embedded, in-dash fuel payment and loyalty experience with Shell gas stations. Customers refueling their eligible Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles at Shell stations, will be able to use the Shell Pay & Save app available from the GM Marketplace to pay for their fuel directly from their vehicles' infotainment screen.
Eric Walz2018-08-17 11:44 PT
The Trump administration's tariffs on Chinese imports is threatening U.S. automaker General Motors. The detroit-based automaker is seeking to exempt the China made Buick Envision sport utility vehicle to prevent the key model in the brand’s U.S. lineup from becoming a victim of the U.S. China trade war.
FutureCar Staff 2018-08-03 17:53 PT
With its new peer-to-peer car sharing service, Maven is allowing owners to make some money off of their cars when they’re not being used.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-28 09:00 PT
Since General Motors acquired San Francisco-based autonomous driving startup Cruise Automation in 2016 for $1 billion, the two companies have been laying the groundwork and testing autonomous technology for a commercial launch of a robo taxi service using an autonomous fleet of Chevy Bolt EVs. Now, more details of the project have been revealed.
Eric Walz2018-07-03 18:28 PT
General Motors and Honda announced an agreement for new advanced chemistry battery components, including the cell and module, to accelerate both companies’ plans for all-electric vehicles.
Eric Walz2018-06-07 10:54 PT
General Motors is expanding its Super Cruise autonomous driving system, which allows drivers to ride hands-free on the highway, to Cadillac’s entire lineup starting in 2020 and later to other GM brands.
FutureCar Staff 2018-06-06 12:38 PT
General Motors is ramping up the launch of electric vehicles in China, the world’s largest market for electric and plug-in-hybrid vehicles. The U.S. automaker announced plans to introduce 10 more new energy vehicles (NEVs) in the China market between 2021 and 2023, in addition to its existing plans to launch 10 EV models between 2016 and 2020.
Eric Walz2018-06-05 12:36 PT
General Motors announced today that the SoftBank Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in GM Cruise to support the company’s plans to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology at large scale. GM will also invest $1.1 billion in GM Cruise upon closing of the transaction.
Eric Walz2018-05-31 11:13 PT
Although industry analysts are predicting a decline in car ownership as car sharing and on-demand mobility services take hold, General Motors foresees a future where self-driving cars are still customizable and personally owned.
FutureCar Staff 2018-05-10 17:43 PT
Ford Motor Company, one of the most storied automotive brands, said it will stop producing full and mid-size sedans, as it shifts towards battery-powered SUVs, crossovers and light trucks.
Eric Walz2018-04-25 15:49 PT
Buick has unveiled a new vehicle for the Chinese market – the Velite 6 that’s available as a fully-electric vehicle and a plug-in hybrid.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-04-25 08:30 PT
Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer is launching a delivery option called ‘Amazon Key In-Car’, which turns the trunk of your car into a mobile mailbox, so you can receive your Amazon deliveries when away from home.
FutureCar Staff 2018-04-24 10:48 PT
General Motors has unexpectedly replaced the U.S. head of its Cadillac luxury brand, as it struggles to compete against German and Japanese luxury automakers in the U.S.
Eric Walz2018-04-18 11:33 PT
China said it will end foreign ownership caps on local auto companies by 2022 and will remove restrictions on new-energy vehicle (NEV) ventures this year, a major shift that will open the doors to one of the world’s largest automotive markets to foreign carmakers such as Tesla.
Eric Walz2018-04-17 17:17 PT
Before letting driverless cars free on streets, experts believe they should be able to meet specific standards on their ability to detect hazards.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-04-15 09:30 PT
The General Motors Buick brand continues to distance itself from its stodgy past with the global debut of the Enspire, an all new all-electric concept SUV. The vehicle will be unveiled at Buick Brand Night on 17 April in Wuzhen, Zhejiang.
FutureCar Staff 2018-04-09 18:13 PT
The American Center for Mobility (ACM), a dedicated test ground in Michigan for autonomous vehicle technology, held its official grand opening.
Eric Walz2018-04-05 12:15 PT
Cruise Automation, the company supplying General Motors with its self-driving technology is losing its Chief Technology Officer A.G. Gangadhar, who has worked for less than a year at the company.
Eric Walz2018-03-29 12:08 PT
Tesla may be considered the king of electric vehicles in the U.S., but General Motors’ Chevrolet Bolt outsold Tesla’s EVs last year.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-03-08 10:05 PT
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Vineeth Joel Patel2018-03-04 19:30 PT
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