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UAW Strike Ripples To Canada

The United Auto Workers national strike against General Motors is beginning to have ripple effects for the automaker. GM has confirmed production at its Oshawa, Ontario assembly plant is now impacted due to a shortage of parts caused from the strike.  GM Canada has confirmed it has temporarily laid off 1,200 workers from the Oshawa assembly plant. The layoff is…

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GM Tells Union They Must Pick Up Health Care Costs During Strike

General Motors said Tuesday the United Auto Workers will have to pick up the tab for members' health insurance during the union's national strike against the automaker. The news was not well received by the UAW, who is blasting GM for using current health care benefits against them.  "It's unfortunate that General Motors is using current heath care benefits -- that over…

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Report: Chevrolet Developing F-150 Raptor Rival

General Motors is apparently, finally getting envious of the Ford F-150 Raptor's success. A new report suggests Chevrolet is developing a new off-road focused Silverado to rival the hard-core Raptor in nearly every metric.  New publication Muscle Cars & Trucks is reporting that Chevy engineers are currently working on a Silverado dubbed the Silverado ZRX. The ZRX is being developed to rival…

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Teamsters Show Solidarity With UAW, Refuse to Transport GM Vehicles

Labor strikes at General Motors are not isolated to just the United Auto Workers. The Teamsters announced Sunday their members will be refusing to transport General Motors vehicles to dealerships in a show of solidarity with the UAW.  International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa confirmed the move, as reported by Fox Business News.  “Teamsters and the UAW have a…

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General Motors Says it Offered UAW "Strong Offer"

Now that the United Auto Workers union has called for a national strike against General Motors, the automaker is going on the defensive. Just minutes ago GM issued a statement outlining the offer it made to the UAW, which includes $7 billion in investments and 5,400 new jobs.  "We presented a strong offer that improves wages, benefits and grows U.S.…

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UAW Calls For National Strike Against General Motors

The United Auto Workers union has called for its members nationwide to strike against General Motors. The bold move comes as the two parties are reportedly still far apart on many critical items during the negotiation of their new collective bargaining agreement.  GM's contract with the union technically expired on September 14th. UAW officials were unwilling to extend the existing…

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2020 Cadillac CT4 Revealed (Again)

The 2020 Cadillac CT4 sedan has already been revealed in V-Series flavor, but now the luxury brand is taking the wraps off the rest of the CT4 lineup. Featuring an all-turbocharged engine lineup and what Cadillac calls an expressive design, Caddy is hoping to appeal to a new generation of luxury buyers.  Based on the next-generation Alpha platform, the CT4…

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GM Korea Workers Planning Strike

General Motors assembly plant workers in South Korea are planning to strike over stalled wage negotiations. The strike is scheduled to start Monday and last through Wednesday of next week, marking the first full strike the company's workers have authorized since GM acquired its Korean assets in 2002.  The strike authorization comes after the union refused to accept GM's latest…

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All-New Buick Verano Revealed in China

The Buick Verano may no longer reside on the North American market, but it is still an important product for Buick in China. Buick China has revealed an all-new Verano, which is powered by three-cylinder engines.  Buick launched the Verano in China back in June 2015. Since launch, the brand has sold over 650,000 Veranos in China, meaning it is…

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GM Transitioning to Android-Based Infotainment Systems

In-car connectivity is a prerequisite for vehicles today, something automakers like General Motors know all too well. Eyeing a seamless customer experience, GM is showing off its next-generation infotainment system, which will be based on Google Android.  The company has confirmed its next-generation system will be Android-based and feature many Google services, including Google Assistant. GM says the new infotainment…

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