http://www.businessinsider.com - Remember car keys? That's probably what we'll be saying soon, because carmakers have caught the tech bug, and now they're working nonstop to reinvent everything we know about transportation.
http://www.greencarreports.com - Before its use of illegal "defeat device" software was discovered, many auto industry executives were baffled by Volkswagen's ability to make diesel cars meet US emissions standards. One of them was former General Motors car czar and outspoken industry figure Bob Lutz.
http://www.thedetroitbureau.com - GM announced plans for a bond offering to cover a portion of the unfunded liability in the company's pension plan for hourly employees.
http://www.autoguide.com - The Chevrolet Colorado is getting ready for Raptor-hunting season.
http://www.carscoops.com - General Motors is set to invest some $148 million into its Spring Hill Manufacturing plant to increase production of its brands' V8 engines.
http://driving.ca - Any scandal worth its 48-point headline will always require a heaping dose of apportioned blame, scapegoating seemingly as much a part of atonement as denial, anger and bargaining are for grief. The process is always the same.
http://www.hybridcars.com - The residual value of hybrid and electric vehicles is reportedly dropping precipitously due to falling fuel prices. According to Kelley Blue Book, a combined residual value for 2016 model-year hybrids and EVs sold in January and February is projected at 29.5 percent after 36 months. That’s down 4.1 percent from a year ago.
http://www.detroitnews.com - 6.2-liter engine in high demand for trucks, SUVs.
http://media.gm.com - General Motors will invest $148 million to repurpose flexible machining and assembly equipment at its Spring Hill Manufacturing plant to build V8 engines to meet market demand, retaining approximately 200 jobs.
http://www.motortrend.com - General Motors will spend $148 million to enable the production of V-8 engines at its Spring Hill manufacturing plant in Tennessee. With the investment, the automaker can build more 6.2-liter V-8 engines for high-end trucks and SUVs.