Latest General Motors Co News

GM expands market for hydrogen fuel cells beyond vehicles

Jan. 19, 2022 14:52 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is finding new markets for its hydrogen fuel cell systems, announcing that it will work with another company to build mobile electricity generators, electric vehicle charging stations and power generators for military camps. The emissions-free...

Goldman Sachs, Hain Celestial fall; Activision, Exxon rise

Jan. 18, 2022 16:34 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Goldman Sachs Group Inc., down $26.54 to $354.40. The investment bank's fourth-quarter profits fell short of Wall Street forecasts. Activision Blizzard Inc., up $16.92 to $82.31. ...

Businesses react to ruling against Biden vaccine mandate

Jan. 15, 2022 11:18 AM EST

For companies that were waiting to hear from the U.S. Supreme Court before deciding whether to require vaccinations or regular coronavirus testing for workers, the next move is up to them. Many large corporations were silent on Thursday's ruling by the high court to block a...

Scaled-back CES gadget show returns to Las Vegas Strip

Jan. 05, 2022 21:49 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of people have gathered in Las Vegas for a tech conference that’s been scaled back because of COVID-19 pandemic precautions. The floors of the CES gadget show opened Wednesday with conference attendees required to wear masks and show proof of...

New GM electric truck faces competition and skeptical buyers

Jan. 05, 2022 14:57 PM EST

PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The competition among U.S. automakers for a still-small pool of consumers seeking electric vehicles is quickly intensifying. General Motors, normally the top-selling U.S. automaker, officially unveiled the Chevrolet Silverado EV Wednesday with a...

Edmunds: New cars and missing features, what you can do

Jan. 05, 2022 06:49 AM EST

Most people are aware that automakers have felt the brunt of the worldwide microchip shortage, resulting in understocked dealerships at a time when consumer demand is high. But there’s another less well-known trend that can further complicate the process of buying a new vehicle. In an effort to...

Activists urge Tesla to close new Xinjiang showroom

Jan. 04, 2022 22:17 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — American activists are appealing to Tesla Inc. to close a new showroom in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang, where officials are accused of abuses against mostly Muslim ethnic minorities. Tesla on Friday announced the opening of its showroom in Urumqi, the...

New auto sales up in 2021, but long way before full recovery

Jan. 04, 2022 18:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. new vehicle sales rebounded slightly last year from 2020′s dismal numbers, but were still about 2 million below the years before the coronavirus pandemic. The reason? Although there are plenty of customers who want to buy new vehicles at hefty prices, there...

Markets 2021: Stocks soar, IPOs explode, crypto goes wild

Dec. 23, 2021 14:14 PM EST

Wall Street delivered another strong year for investors in 2021, as a resurgence in consumer demand fueled by the reopening of the global economy pumped up corporate profits. As of Dec. 22, the S&P 500 had risen 25%, its third-straight annual increase. Along the way, the...

Markets 2021: Stocks soar, IPOs explode, crypto goes wild

Dec. 23, 2021 14:10 PM EST

Wall Street delivered another strong year for investors in 2021, as a resurgence in consumer demand fueled by the reopening of the global economy pumped up corporate profits. As of Dec. 22, the S&P 500 had risen 25%, its third-straight annual increase. Along the way, the...