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Corvette Museum to fill car-nabbing sinkhole


The National Corvette Museum’s board of directors in Kentucky voted to fill an entire hole that opened up in February and became an Internet sensation. The massive sinkhole that swallowed eight prized sports cars will not become a permanent attraction at the National Corvette Museum. Curiosity over the hole brought higher attendance and revenues for the museum in Bowling Green, an ...
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[Video]GM vehicles get dual wireless charging system for smartphones
Visteon Corp, a major global automotive supplier, has provided the first dual compatible wireless charging system – actually the first such system for the company – to be installed in ...
GM factory that almost closed now becomes major manufacturing hub
This week, General Motors announced it would shift production of the Cadillac SRX crossover from the Mexican factory that currently builds the model to the Spring Hill, Tennessee, US manufacturing ...
Report – GM plans to build Chevy Equinox in Mexico
Yesterday the No.1 US automaker and the United Auto Workers union proudly announced the production shift of the Cadillac SRX from Mexico to the US. The swing would cater for the ...
Russia: auto winners and losers of the political/economic crisis
Europe’s second largest auto market, once billed to overcome Germany for the top position, is deep entrenched today in a politically and economically driven slump. Last year’s new car sales in ...
GM shifts Cadillac SRX production from Mexico to the US
The central American country seems to gradually become the center of automotive production on the continent, with many automakers adding new locations there. After major announcements from BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Nissan ...
GM: employee bike share program assists movement across huge Tech Center
General Motors, which just reopened the Warren technical center after a massive flood, has also come up with a way for its employees to move faster around the 330-acre campus ...
GM ignition switch compensation fund has received claims for 107 fatalities
As of Tuesday, August 26, the program designed by GM to compensate the victims of accidents related to the 2.6 million cars recalled due to faulty ignition switches has received ...
Chevrolet and Buick advance in crucial customer satisfaction index
General Motors is facing odd times – it’s under heavy scrutiny and public panning for the mishandling of a deadly recall – but also enjoys a steady rise in customer ...
GM ignition switch victims fund reaches 100 fatality claims
A spokeswoman for Ken Feinberg, the lawyer hired by General Motors to rule over the company’s compensation fund, said the claims for deaths linked to the 2.6 million cars equipped ...



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