General Motors

Toyota overtakes GM as world’s biggest car company

May 14, 2012

Toyota has overtaken General Motors as the world’s largest car company. The news comes as the 2012 first quarter sales figures come through. General Motors overtook Toyota last year as the world’s biggest car company,...

PSA Peugeot-Citroen and General Motors form alliance

Mar 08, 2012

An alliance between PSA Peugeot-Citroen and General Motors (GM) has been set up, with dedicated teams already in progress developing a workable strategy. Both companies are set to produce components and vehicles together, while helping...

GM 2.0-litre turbo engine unveiled – destined for future Commodore?

Dec 15, 2011

General Motors has unveiled an all-new GM 2.0-litre turbo four-cylinder engine which will power the upcoming 2013 Cadillac ATS. It’s boasts a specific power output of 100kW/litre – better than many current high performance vehicles....

General Motors builds 100 millionth small block Chev V8

Dec 03, 2011

General Motors and Chevrolet have just bolted together their 100-millionth small block V8. It has taken the American auto giant 56 years to do it, but what an international impact on the automotive world those...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette renderings of actual model

Nov 15, 2011

Undisguised prototypes of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette have apparently been spotted. These images are said to represent the precise look of that new model. At first, it’s always a bit skeptical when relying on rendered...

Video: 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 aerodynamics explained

Nov 11, 2011

General Motors is working on the aerodynamics side of the development phase for the new 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. We’ve already learned the ZL1 will be the most powerful Camaro ever made, now we learn...

Vauxhall Astra VXR GTC revealed

Nov 04, 2011

Vauxhall has revealed the new Vauxhall Astra VXR GTC performance coupe. The GTC-based VXR will be the fastest and most powerful Astra ever made, and offer 207kW (277hp). The new Vauxhall Astra VXR is based...

Chevrolet Camaro COPO concept at 2011 SEMA Show

Nov 02, 2011

Chevrolet has unveiled its new Chevrolet Camaro COPO concept at the 2011 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. This is the ‘straight out of the box’ drag racing package reported a few weeks ago. Although this...

Opel Australia coming in 2012 – do we need OPC as well?

Sep 22, 2011

Opel will be opening up shop in Australia for the first time ever next year, and coming with it, we hope, are a range of sports cars that have only ever been available in the...