When GM put a Small Block V8 in their compact pickup trucks

Picture: Chevrolet There are an awful lot of examples of GM doing something amazing. Unfortunately, the automaker often removes the good ideas as quickly as they were introduced, leaving everyone confused. It happened with the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon: For a few years, GM released a small V8 in its compact pickup truck, giving … Read more

Deliveries of GM’s long-awaited Hummer EV Electric Pickup begin in December – FutureCar.com

Author: Eric Walz General Motors is poised to make a big splash with one of the most anticipated electric vehicle launches in the auto industry in 2021. The Detroit automaker announced Tuesday that the first deliveries of the resurrected Hummer EV electric truck will begin in December. The top-of-the-line “Edition 1” Hummer will launch first … Read more

How Ventilators Helped GM Build the Hummer EV

GM CEO Mary Barra and then-VP Mike Pence tour the GM Kokomo Indiana manufacturing plant … [+] fans. April 30, 2020 – AP https://www.forbes.com/sites/patrickgleason/2020/05/18/how-the-private-sector-is-stepping-up-amid-the-pandemic/?sh=3b87b4ec7c54 In the early days of the pandemic in March 2020, hospitals ran out of intensive care ventilators needed by thousands of Covid-19 patients. Ventilator manufacturers couldn’t do more fast enough. Hospitals … Read more

General Motors Begins Deliveries of First Electric Trucks, Hummer EV & BrightDrop EV600, Marking Major Turning Point for Automaker – FutureCar.com

Author: Eric Walz Automaker General Motors was a pioneer in electric cars when they built the EV1 from 1996 to 1999. The EV1 was the first ever mass-produced electric vehicle from a major automaker long before Tesla was a household name. GM followed up the EV1 with the plug-in hybrid Chevy Volt in 2010, which … Read more