Vauxhall Ellesmere plant now work four day weeks 1

Following a lack of demand in the UK and the European car market, Vauxhall have been forced to reduce the number of working days at their Ellesmere plant to just four. Although the number of days has been cut, the number of working hours is still expected to stand at 38 per week. General Motors(…)

Cadillac global Chief named for the first time 0

For the first time in the company’s 110 year history, a Chief has been named to handle Cadillac’s global affairs. They have never ventured outside of the United States in a serious fashion but earlier this year, General Motors bosses decided that reaching out globally is a worthy strategy. Robert Ferguson has been given the(…)

The Chevrolet Sail in India 0

It is no surprise that the Chevrolet Sail hatchback is to be released in India but General Motors have announced that they are putting plenty of weight on the car’s shoulders. Together with their Indian automotive partners, The AIC (Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation) believes that the car will be the number one selling car in(…)

The brand new Vauxhall Mokka 0

We mentioned the Vauxhall Mokka a few weeks ago but the car has finally arrived, starting from £15,995. The 1.7 litre CDTi looks like shaking up the whole segment. Its fiercely competitive price and its wonderful features help to put across a car that is quite desirable. The car’s unique shape makes it look slightly(…)

General Motors to create 2,000 jobs in Michigan 0

General Motors will announce that they are set to create 2,000 jobs in Michigan. 1,500 of those will be at the brand new information technology innovation centre, recently built in Warren. The placements of the remaining 500 jobs are yet to be officially announced. General Motors are set to announce three new separate projects with(…)

The Chevrolet Volt keeping ahead of the Toyota Prius 0

The Chevrolet Volt is the current leader in its specific category in the United States, being the best selling rechargeable car in the United States. Throughout the year Chevrolet has been facing competition from the Toyota Prius and the Nissan Leaf. September sales saw a sudden surge of more technologically advanced economical vehicles. Those that(…)

The Chevrolet Cruze is the General Motors top seller 0

General Motors top selling vehicle in the United States for September was the Chevrolet Cruze. It fell just short of setting a brand new record. Altogether sales of the car had increased by 43 per cent, selling 25,787 in September alone, meaning there were 7,700 more units sold compared to last month. Don Johnson, the(…)

Which is better, the Chevrolet Cruze or the Skoda Octavia 0

Neither models are the most popular in the UK but both Chevrolet and Skoda have been on the offensive to bring both to people’s attention. Chevrolet is one of the best performing car brands in America, playing a pivotal role in helping General Motors become the world’s number one. They are nowhere that standard here(…)