General Motors is an iconic American auto manufacturer headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. A Fortune 500 company, it has some of the most recognizable brands in the industry, including Chevrolet, Cadillac and Buick.
Lately, General Motors has been at the center of a recall scandal in the United States after several lethal accidents were tied back to faulty ignition switches in its vehicles. This page is an automatic compilation of the latest news involving the automaker.
General Motors' CEO is on a charm offensive today, visiting the headquarters of its Opel brand near Frankfurt. She's looking to convince German authorities that selling Opel will be positive for the country and its workers. But critics say potential buyer, France's Peugeot, would be forced overhaul the company - something which has the Germans nervous.
Ford has said it will cancel plans for a new plant in Mexico and instead expand a facility in the US. Hours earlier, President-elect Donald Trump threatened General Motors with a tax for importing cars from Mexico.