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Court: Notification not needed in store's move

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A three-mile relocation of one Mississippi Chevrolet store pushed another to sue General Motors when it realized the competing store bordered its market area. But the state's court of appeals has ruled that General Motors isn't to blame.

Union Set to ‘Waste General Motors’ in Canada

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It’s been roughly a month since General Motors announced it would be shuttering Oshawa Assembly, leaving the facility’s nearly 3,000 employees and Canada’s auto union more than a little annoyed.  Unifor leadership has said it intends to meet with GM executives on December 20th and discuss the automaker’s plans for the Oshawa facility in Detroit.

Very First 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Be Auctioned off for Charity

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We’ve seen a few official teasers and one very unofficial leaked image of the upcoming 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 and we’re looking forward to the official unveiling at January's Detroit Auto Show. Shortly after this beast is unveiled, the very first production model off the assembly line will be auctioned for charity at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale, generating a mighty high dollar figure for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

2019 Buick Encore - Driving small in style

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We were skeptical when Buick introduced the 2013 Encore mini-crossover. We openly wondered if such a diminutive vehicle - even in the exploding small entry-level luxury crossover segment - would go over with the Buick crowd who were accustomed to much larger offerings.

America's fifth-largest trucking company 'defrauded' the Department of Defense, DOJ suit alleges

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Department of Justice said on Dec. 14 that it is suing subsidaries of YRC Worldwide for allegedly overcharging the Department of Defense.

GM Hits Federal Tax Credit Phase-Out Of 200,000 EVs Sold In U.S.

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It will be more difficult for GM to compete soon. According to our estimates (see Monthly Plug-In EV Sales Scorecard), General Motors crossed the mark of 200,000 plug-in electric car sales in the U.