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The Golf, Again, Or Who Framed The Volkswagen Rabbit?

The Golf, Again, Or Who Framed The Volkswagen Rabbit?

The word Golf has had an intriguing year. The word conjures up an immediate mix of unfortunate associations, from the media sensation of the Tiger Woods scandal to the heartbreaking oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico--yes, just change one letter and you have a car name that sounds exactly like the... read more

June 17, 2010 by  - 1
The Chevy Baseball App for iPhone, iPad, and iPod

GM Says Just Stop with the Chevy, Already--It's Chevrolet [UPDATE]

  The car world loves a nickname: Volkswagen is "VW," Mercedes-Benz is simply "Benz," and BMWs are commonly called "Bimmers." If General Motors' new marketing braintrust has... read more June 10, 2010 by  19

Ford Syncs Google Maps Destinations For Free Through The Cloud

Cloud Commuting: Google Maps Will Be A Key Feature On Ford, GM, Audi Rides

We've talked a lot about Google Maps and how it can make drivers' lives easier. We're happy to report that several major automakers have fully embraced Google's free service... read more June 9, 2010 by  2

2006 GMC Canyon Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD SLE1 Angular Front Exterior View

GM Finally Considering Entering The Compact Pickup Market In The U.S.

According to sources leaking information to, GM is considering entering the compact pickup truck market. The Chevrolet Colorado/GMC Canyon twins are due for... read more May 31, 2010 by  0

2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe

Pricing For 2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe Announced

As much as we’ve all missed Bob Lutz in the few weeks since his retirement from GM, it seems that the folks over at the automaker are still managing to do some things... read more May 30, 2010 by  0

Ad for the GMC Terrain using the likeness of Albert Einstein

Today In Lawsuits: General Motors Is No Einstein. No, Really.

General Motors has a problem. Not its recent bailout. Or its endless personnel shakeups. Or even the public's lingering doubts about GM production quality. No, GM has a... read more May 27, 2010 by  7

2008 HUMMER H3 4WD 4-door SUV Alpha Front Exterior View

It's Really Over: Last HUMMER H3 Rolls Off Louisiana Line

It's really, finally over. Yesterday, the very last HUMMER H3 rolled off the production line in Shreveport, Louisiana, part of a special order for rental-car company Avis... read more May 25, 2010 by  6

2010 Land Rover Range Rover

How GM Should Have Saved HUMMER

_How GM Should Have Saved HUMMER     I am saddened and angered by the demise of HUMMER. A uniquely American creation, HUMMER could have been SO much more than what... read more May 20, 2010 by  0

Screencap showing the Chevrolet Volt app for Android

Video: GM Brings Apps To The Volt, With Help From Google's Android

Yesterday, Viknesh Vijayenthiran mentioned General Motors' plan to release a mobile app in conjunction with its upcoming hybrid EV, the Chevrolet Volt. Today, there's a video... read more May 19, 2010 by  0

Screencap from GM ad featuring Ed Whitacre

Remember GM's 'Loan Repayment' Ad With Ed Whitacre? It Worked.

Sometimes, it's hard to tell whether an ad is working. That's especially true when it comes to brand advertising -- the kind that's meant to improve a company's image, not... read more May 17, 2010 by  4

2010 GMC Sierra 2500HD 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" SLE Grille

The History Of GMC

More than a century ago, a man by the name of Max Grabowsky started the Rapid Motor Vehicle Company. After developing some of the first trucks ever created, General Motors... read more May 16, 2010 by  0

2009 HUMMER H3 4WD 4-door SUV Alpha Front Exterior View

Recall Alert: HUMMER H3 Can Lose Its Louvers

General Motors may be shuttering its HUMMER brand, but the H3 model is still rattling in its cage -- literally. According to a recall notice from the National Highway Traffic... read more May 7, 2010 by  1

Screencap from GM ad featuring Ed Whitacre

Video: Ed Whitacre And His Drawl Want To Restore Your Faith In GM

Yesterday, General Motors finished paying back nearly $7 billion in loans from the U.S. government -- with interest, ahead of schedule. On the off chance you didn't hear... read more April 22, 2010 by  3

General Motors Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan

Bailout Successes? GM Pays Off Loans, Chrysler Loses Less

Both General Motors and Chrysler are working as hard as they can to take advantage of the last-ditch bailouts provided last year by the U.S. government. This morning, each... read more April 21, 2010 by  7


Only In Detroit: GM Markets To Churchgoers…At Church?

You're probably familiar with the new-vehicle ride-and-drive events that automakers sometimes stage in shopping centers or other public places, targeting a certain type of... read more April 20, 2010 by  1

Screencap from Chevrolet's 'Building Diamonds and Dreams' contest website

Build A Contest And They Will Come: Chevrolet Steps Up To The Plate For Kids And Baseball

Chevrolet has a longstanding relationship with Major League Baseball, and the happy couple's passion shows no sign of cooling. In fact, thanks to expanded team sponsorships... read more April 19, 2010 by  0


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