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This Dual-Engined, Small Block Chevy-Powered Postal Jeep is the Best Kind of Rat Rod

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - If you’ve ever tried buying a mail truck from the prestigious United States Postal Service, you’ve probably been met with disappointment. The USPS generally doesn’t let anyone buy its aging Grumman LLV delivery vehicles, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to get your hands on a mail truck.

Thousands of Ohio schoolkids plead with GM CEO Mary Barra to keep Chevy Cruze plant open

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - About 20 school districts in Ohio near GM's Lordstown plant launched a letter-writing campaign to GM CEO Mary Barra asking her to save the factory.       

Uber and Lyft Continue Their Battle With Dueling IPO Filings

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While Uber and Lyft might seem almost interchangeable from the perspective of someone who needs to get from point A to point B, their business models are more than a bit different. Still, they have both arrived at the same place – Wall Street – at essentially the same time, to pick up the same passenger: a lot of money from investors. In this MarketFoolery podcast, host Chris Hill and senior analyst Taylor Muckerman consider the two ridesharing leaders, their diverging philosophies, the IPO race, and which one looks more promising from a retail investor's standpoint.

GM Starts the Formal Process of Cutting, Promises Jobs for Hourly Workers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It won’t be a joyous Christmas for many General Motors workers. As it embarks on a wide-ranging cost-cutting plan, GM plans to cull six models and mothball five plants in the US and Canada, eliminating up to 15,000 jobs in the process.

NASCAR Lays Out 2019 Clash at Daytona Eligibility Requirements, Race Format

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Up to 20 of the NASCAR Cup Series' top drivers will get their first taste of Daytona International Speedway race-type competition in 2019 on Feb. 10 at the Advance Auto Parts Clash.

GM to begin U.S. layoff notices as it offers job transfers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors said it is beginning to send formal notices to U.S. government agencies of its plan to close auto plants and cut thousands of jobs as it shrinks passenger car production in North America.