General Motors

Holden website no longer shows cars, Corvette confirmed for 2021

Sep 23, 2020

It was obviously only a matter of time but now the official Holden website is winding down and doesn’t even showcase any cars on it anymore. It also references the new GM Speciality Vehicles (GMSV)...

2020 Cadillac CT4-V Blackwing prototype

Cadillac CT4-V Blackwing, CT5-V Blackwing confirmed

Apr 15, 2020

GM’s luxury brand Cadillac has announced plans to revive the Blackwing name with a pair of high-performance sedans, based on the 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V. Although not fully revealed at this stage, Cadillac confirms it...

GM EV platform

Honda to borrow GM’s EV platform for 2 new electric vehicles

Apr 03, 2020

Honda and General Motors have entered into an agreement which will see the two auto giants co-develop two electric vehicles, which will be built by GM and sold by Honda. The plan is for the...

GM officially confirms it is closing down the Holden brand

Feb 17, 2020

Following our news story yesterday, GM has now officially confirmed it will be closing down the Holden brand. This means all Holden and New Zealand operations, including engineering, design and financial services, will be closed...

Holden brand to be killed off, shift to Chevrolet – UPDATE

Feb 16, 2020

Holden has already confirmed the Astra and Commodore will cease to exist in its dealerships from later this year, and now we hear a rumour that the Holden name will also be axed, potentially in...

2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette production officially begins

Feb 04, 2020

Production of the all-new 2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette Stingray has officially commenced at GM’s Bowling Green assembly plant in Kentucky. The first deliveries to dealerships are scheduled to begin later this month. Initially revealed in...

GM invests $2.2 billon in EV plant, electric pickup truck coming in 2021

Jan 28, 2020

General Motors in the US has confirmed a US$2.2 billion investment plan into creating a production facility dedicated to electric vehicles. It also confirms it will be introducing its first all-electric pickup truck next year....

GM investing AU$28 million in Holden engineering

Aug 22, 2018

Holden’s parent company General Motors has announced nearly $30 million of extra investment in Australia, which could result in more than 150 new jobs. General Motors confirmed that it will be calling on Australian engineers...

GM reveals potent new 2.7L ‘Tripower’ turbo 4-cylinder

Aug 02, 2018

General Motors has announced a new ‘Tripower’ 2.7-litre turbo-petrol engine, offering one of the highest power outputs for a mainstream four-cylinder engine. The new engine is set to be introduced in GM’s big trucks as...

Holden Acadia gets closer to arrival, first GMC-based product

Jul 20, 2018

Holden is gearing up to launch the new Holden Acadia later this year, based on the GMC Acadia from the US. It will come in as Holden’s new seven-seat SUV, effectively replacing the Captiva 7....

Chevrolet C8 Corvette spotted doing acceleration tests (video)

Jun 25, 2018

The next-gen, mid-engine Chevrolet C8 Corvette has been spotted testing in the US again. And this time we get more of a listen to the new powertrain as the driver performs some acceleration tests. In...

2019 Chevrolet Blazer revealed, gets sporty RS variant

Jun 22, 2018

Chevrolet has unveiled the rather Camaro-esque 2019 Blazer SUV in North America, “raising the bar on crossover design”, Chevrolet says. The new model will sit between the Equinox and the Traverse (not sold in Australia)...