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
GM will pull ahead construction of two new Ultium battery cell plants in the U.S.,
and has plans to expand and accelerate the rollout of EVs for retail and fleet customers, and deploy self-driving technology at scale through its Cruise subsidiary.
June 21, 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
Fleet Complete is partnering with General Motors to expand the availability of its fleet management solutions for 2015 model year and newer GM fleet vehicles into the Canadian market.
February 24, 2020
General Motors will stop the sales, design, and engineering operations for Holden in Australia and New Zealand by 2021 and withdraw Chevrolet from the domestic market in Thailand by the end of 2020.
February 18, 2020
A more stable economy in Mexico is driving change in vehicle purchasing strategies. Fleets are becoming more focused on controlling costs which is also increasing interest in telematics services.
November 13, 2019
The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD is now available in the Middle East, which is powered by a 6.6L gasoline V-8 with direct injection delivering 401 horsepower and 464 lb.-ft. of torque and geared toward heavy-duty fleet operators.
October 15, 2019
General Motors' president and managing director of its Mexico operations has retired and will be succeeded by GM de Mexico's current vice president of vehicle sales, service and marketing.
August 20, 2019
Chevrolet has introduced the 2019 Chevrolet Malibu to the South Korea market, which includes a 1.3L, three-cylinder turbocharged engine.
December 3, 2018
The Chevrolet Bolt EV will be available for the first time in Brazil beginning in 2019 with a starting price of approximately $12,799.
December 3, 2018
General Motors was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for corporate sustainability leadership – appearing on the World Index for the second year in a row.
September 17, 2018
General Motors plans to invest an additional $28 million into Holden research and development, according to news.com.au.
September 4, 2018
General Motors featured eight winning vehicles in Vincentric’s annual Best Fleet Value in Canada awards, more than any other OEM this year.
June 28, 2018
The automotive industry in Mexico has been growing each year since 2009, but 2017 was the first year sales decreased. Although retail and fleet sales declined, Mexican automotive industry continues to post strong export sales.
June 26, 2018
General Motors was recognized by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for its environmental, social, and governance programs by ranking on the publications’ 100 Best Corporate Citizens list.
May 17, 2018