|GM SOLD 2.4 MILLION VEHICLES GLOBALLY IN FIRST QUARTER|
|DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) sold 2.4 million vehicles globally in the first quarter of 2015, up 2 percent compared to a year ago. Sales in China increased 9 percent and deliveries in North America were up 6 percent. Opel/Vauxhall increased its sales by 3 percent in Europe.
'The momentum our brands are building in China, the U.S. and Western Europe more than offset difficult conditions in some other large markets like Russia and Brazil,' said GM CEO Mary Barra.
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|GM ANNOUNCES SENIOR LEADERSHIP CHANGES|
| ||• Customer-facing touch points consolidated for greater consistency
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced a series of leadership changes to continue its evolution into a stronger, more customer-centric organization.
'We understand that we have to earn our customers' trust and loyalty, and that every interaction matters,' CEO Mary Barra said. 'The vehicle purchase is just the start. We intend to earn customers for life by delivering exceptional quality and c...[Read more...]
|MAGNETIC RIDE CONTROL ENHANCES ATTRACTION OF SIERRA DENALI|
| ||DETROIT – Magnetic ride control is an all-new, exclusive feature on the 2015 GMC Sierra Denali, advancing its position as the most refined and technologically advanced truck on the market. It's the first time the advanced, electronically controlled damping system has been offered on a full-size truck.
Magnetic ride control provides more precise body motion control that correlates with a more refined ride while maintaining payload and trailering capability. It is standard on all Sierra ...[Read more...]|
|Cruze Owners Warm Up Thanks to RemoteLink App|
|Record cold drives spike in remote starts and vehicle data reports
DETROIT – The Polar Vortex over most of eastern North America sent outdoor and coolant temperatures plummeting during most of January. Chevrolet Cruze owners with OnStar's RemoteLink Mobile application avoided some of the chill because they could check their car's status and warm the interior from any distance.
RemoteLink set single-day and single-hour request records last month. January 7 saw upwards of 200,0...[Read more...]|
|GM FOUNDATION DONATES $200,000 TO SAFE KIDS WORLDWIDE|
|• Funds support 'Never Leave Your Child Alone in a Car' heatstroke prevention campaign.
DETROIT – As summer temperatures continue to climb, so does the risk of child injuries and deaths due to heatstroke. To help raise awareness of this issue, the General Motors Foundation is providing $200,000 to Safe Kids Worldwide to support the organization's Never Leave Your Child Alone in a Car campaign.
Since 1998, an average of 37 children per year have lost their lives due to heatstroke, ac...[Read more...]