How GM Fast-Tracked the 2022 GMC Hummer Electric Pickup Truck

General Motors is blunt about it. The 2022 GMC Hummer EV, a full-size electric pickup, raced from computer screens to production with mach speed to compete with plans by Tesla, Rivian, and others to build an electric trucks of their own. GMC Hummer EV chief engineer Al Oppenheiser, who spent

GM Unveils 'Factory ZERO' Production Facility, Highlights EV Future

General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center gets a new name and new purpose. General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center will be reworked to produce only all-electric vehicles going forward. The facility will be officially renamed “Factory ZERO.” Of course, the “ZERO” refers to zero-emission, but GM says it also means zero crashes and zero

Nikola & GM Still Working On Plans For Joint Deal, Plus Nikola Statement

If a decision isn’t made by December 3, either company can pull out. Despite previous reports being somewhat unclear, General Motors and Nikola have not come to an agreement related to a final partnership deal. GM spokeswoman Juli Huston-Rough told Reuters: “Our transaction with Nikola has not closed. We are continuing

GM\u2019s Going to Build the Nikola Badger Electric Pickup Truck

Electric and fuel cell pickup truck maker Nikola just got a $2 billion shot in the swing arm from a new strategic partnership with General Motors. GM announced this morning that the two companies formed the partnership to build the Badger pickup, a sleek new model due in 2022 powered

GM, Nikola announce tie-up; Nissan Z sports car teased; VW electric crossover interior detailed: What’s New @ The Car Connection

General Motors, Nikola announce partnership that will include electric pickup truck The planned alliance includes a GM-built pickup that Nikola will sell in 2022. Hyundai, Kia recall 591,000 vehicles for possible brake issues that could lead to fire The automaker says faulty anti-lock brake systems could leak and cause an

GM Teams With EVgo To Add Over 2,700 Fast-Charge Stations To Network

Will triple the size of EVgo network, rival Electrify America. General Motors has just announced it is teaming with EVgo to significantly expand that outfit’s fast-charge network. The addition of more than 2,700 stations over the next five years, they say, will triple the existing size of the network. The

GM Shows Construction Progress At Ultium Cells Battery Plant

See the beginning of steel construction at Ultium Cells. General Motors showed today new photos of its all-new Ultium Cells LLC battery cell manufacturing facility in Lordstown, Ohio, to mark the beginning of steel construction. The company said that the joint venture project with LG Chem is progressing on schedule.

GM Announces All-Electric Buick Velite 7 SUV In China

China to get the electric Buick Velite 7 this year, so maybe the U.S. will finally get the Chevrolet Bolt EUV? General Motors announced today that later this year, the Buick brand will launch in China the all-electric Buick Velite 7 “SUV”. This new model (we would describe it as a