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U.S. Orders 1,000 Additional Chevrolet SS Models From Australia

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While Australia's automotive manufacturing industry is winding down, Holden's Elizabeth factory in Adelaide has received a boost after an additional 1,000 Chevrolet SS models were ordered from the United States, reports Perth Now.

Tesla Ramps Up Semi Truck Game, Poaches Daimler’s ‘Super Tuck’ Engineers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Shortly after Tesla Motor’s CEO Elon Musk published his Master Plan: Part Deux last July, the electric carmaker promoted Jerome Guillen, a former Daimler Truck executive, to VP of the Tesla Semi business unit. Before joining Tesla in 2010, Guillen was an executive at Daimler’s Freightliner division in Portland, OR where he was involved with that company’s ‘SuperTruck” program.

Surprise: 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Offers Turbocharged Diesel

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Chevrolet chose to introduce the 2018 Equinox last night, the evening of the autumn equinox, and it came with a surprise – a 1. 6-liter turbo diesel that Chevy estimates will achieve and estimated 40 mpg in highway driving.

For Cadillac dealers, no push, but a way out

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac says it isn't trying to push small dealers out. It's just giving them a simpler alternative to what brand boss Johan de Nysschen warns will be a 'long, arduous and challenging journey.'

Canadian GM workers ratify 4-year labor contract

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors workers represented by Canadian union Unifor today ratified a four-year contract with the automaker that includes $421 million (C$554 million) in investments and a key change to pension plans for new hires.