Bill Gibson, director of national sales for ELMS, passed away on August 26, 2021, in Orlando, Fla., following a brief illness. Gibson is best remembered for his fleet career at General Motors, where he retired on April 30, 2011, as director, sales for General Motors Fleet & Commercial Operations. He worked at GM for 38 years, which included 21 years in GM Fleet & Commercial Operation, which included rental, commercial, and global fleet sales.
August 28, 2021
The first-ever electric Silverado full-size truck will have a GM-estimated range of more than 400 miles and will be built at Factory ZERO, the renamed Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center.
April 6, 2021
OnStar Mexico, General Motors' security and connectivity service, announced that, as of March 22, the Fleet Complete service will be launched in Mexico. The platform is a tool that is designed to provide fleet managers with useful and relevant data on the use of their vehicles in real time.
March 30, 2021
General Motors said it has not taken downtime or reduced shifts at any of its truck plants due to the shortage.
March 4, 2021
General Motors introduced the new ACDelco National Fleet Parts Program, designed to give qualified fleet owners access to resources and tools to simplify their service workflow.
February 23, 2021
General Motors will invest $75 million in its Toledo, Ohio transmission manufacturing plant, and will increase the plant’s capacity to build 10-speed automatic transmissions that are used in its full-size truck products, including the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra.
February 9, 2021
General Motors will shutdown or reduce production at four of its global assembly plants beginning the week of Feb. 8, 2021 due to the ongoing automotive semiconductor shortage.
February 3, 2021
With BrightDrop, GM is creating a new business to develop the commercial electric vehicle ecosystem. This includes a new electric delivery vehicle and support for infrastructure, logistics, and service planning — as well as an entirely new sales and service network.
February 1, 2021
General Motors plans to achieve carbon neutrality for its global products and operations by 2040, and aspires to eliminate tailpipe emissions from all new light-duty vehicles produced by 2035.
January 31, 2021
The GM and Qualcomm partnership includes continued development of next generation telematics systems and future advanced driver assistance systems.
January 28, 2021
Navistar, Inc. is introducing a hydrogen fuel-cell semi truck for customer implementation through a new zero-emission long-haul system in collaboration with General Motors and OneH2.
January 27, 2021
General Motors plans to bring production of its recently announced BrightDrop EV600 electric light commercial vehicle to its CAMI manufacturing plant in Ingersoll, Ontario.
January 19, 2021
General Motors has revealed a new electric delivery vehicle that will feature an estimated 250 miles of range following the announcement of its BrightDrop business unit, which is designed to offer a new ecosystem of electric first-to-last-mile products, software, and services for delivery and logistics companies.
January 12, 2021
This new brand was created to support the automaker’s continue efforts toward a future with zero crashes.
January 11, 2021
General Motors' investment in manufacturing is toward supporting demand for the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups.
December 14, 2020