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Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program Awards $2.5 Million to Nation's Future STEM Leaders

 The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, funded by the General Motors Foundation, today announced new scholarships totaling up to $2.5 million...

Jul 08, 2014, 13:00 ET
2015 Chevrolet Cruze (PRNewsFoto/General Motors)

GM Offers Vehicle Discounts to Education Community

Now through Jan. 2, 2015, current employees of a public or private school, university or college are eligible to participate in the new GM Educator...

Jul 08, 2014, 10:16 ET
This commemorative badge will appear on the match shirts during the Aug. 2 game between Manchester United and Real Madrid at Michigan Stadium. Special ticket packages will be auctioned to support United Way for Southeastern Michigan. (PRNewsFoto/General Motors)

Chevrolet Offers Ultimate Manchester United Experience

 Chevrolet will offer six exclusive ticket packages for auction, including a once-in-a-lifetime "Ultimate Manchester United Fan Experience" for...

Jul 02, 2014, 15:38 ET

Chevrolet Campaign Launching on July 7 Invites Fans to Celebrate Brand's Debut on Manchester United New Home Shirt

- Unique digital experience for fans is part of Chevrolet's 'What Do You #PlayFor?' global campaign - New shirt begins Chevrolet's...

Jun 30, 2014, 15:13 ET

GM Announces Six Safety Recalls

General Motors announced today it will conduct six new safety recalls in the United States involving about 7.6 million vehicles from the 1997...

Jun 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Veterans Take Advantage of Expanded Military Discount

 Nearly 8,000 U.S. military veterans have purchased a new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac by taking advantage of General Motors' enhanced...

May 19, 2014, 18:05 ET

GM Outlines Efforts to Transform Transportation

Facing an automotive industry that is unsustainable in its current form, General Motors is restructuring its global vehicle portfolio, rethinking...

May 13, 2014, 11:45 ET

Texas Governor Celebrates Launch of GM's 2015 SUVs

 Texas Gov. Rick Perry today joined GM's Arlington Assembly Plant Manager Paul Graham to highlight the new Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac...

Apr 24, 2014, 22:32 ET

Chevrolet Camaro Sets the Pace for EcoCAR 3

 The U.S. Department of Energy and General Motors Co. today announced the official launch of the EcoCAR 3 competition, introducing the 16...

Apr 14, 2014, 10:31 ET

First 2015 Corvette Z06 Goes for $1 Million at Auction

The auction of the first regular retail production 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has helped raise more than $2.5 million for the upcoming Barbara Ann...

Apr 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

GM's 'Climate Declaration' Speaks Louder than Words

 In the year following the Climate Declaration signing, General Motors continues to prove there is economic opportunity in tackling climate...

Apr 04, 2014, 15:38 ET

GM Earns More ENERGY STAR® Awards

For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized General Motors with a 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of...

Apr 02, 2014, 22:35 ET

GM Student Corps Expands to Include Flint

 The GM Student Corps kicked off its second year today, expanding the summer internship program to include a new team of 10 students from Flint...

Mar 10, 2014, 16:30 ET
General Motors will auction the first retail production 2015 Z06 Corvette super car through the Barrett-Jackson auction house on April 12 with all proceeds benefitting the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit. The auction is part of the 32nd Annual Dinner on April 26 to raise money for the Institute. GM President Dan Ammann (R) and his wife, Pernilla, chief operating officer of Mother New York, are the chairs of the dinner, the fourth consecutive year that a GM senior leader has chaired the event.  (PRNewsFoto/General Motors)

Auction of First 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to Benefit Karmanos Cancer Institute

 The first retail production 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, the most track-capable Corvette in the brand's history, will be auctioned to benefit...

Feb 17, 2014, 13:24 ET
Habitat for Humanity Detroit Executive Director Vincent Tilford (left) celebrates as General Motors Foundation President Vivian Pickard (right) presents a check for $400,000 to the organization in honor of former General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson and his wife Karin, Monday, February 17, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Capuchin Soup Kitchen and the Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS), will also receive donations in honor of the Akersons who made significant personal donations to these organizations during their time in Detroit. (Photo by Jonn F. Martin for the GM Foundation).  (PRNewsFoto/General Motors Foundation)

GM Foundation Donates $1 Million to Detroit Charities in Honor of Former GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson

 The General Motors Foundation is donating $1 million among three Detroit charities in honor of GM's former Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson and...

Jan 22, 2014, 15:27 ET
General Motors Vice President Global Design Ed Welburn (left) and GM Foundation President Vivian Pickard (right) present the GM Foundation's $1 million grant for the creation of the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture to Founding Director of the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture Lonnie Bunch Wednesday, January 22, 2014 in the Chevrolet exhibit at the Washington Auto Show in Washington, DC. Also on stage is the 2014 North American Car of the Year - the Corvette Stingray. (Photo by Mark Finkenstaedt for General Motors).  (PRNewsFoto/General Motors Foundation)

GM Foundation Donates $1 Million to Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

 The General Motors Foundation will become a founding donor of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture...

Jan 15, 2014, 07:32 ET

GM Expects Profits to Rise in 2014 on New Vehicles

 General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) forecasts modest global industry growth in 2014 driven by the United States, China and Europe. Based on this...

Jan 14, 2014, 17:50 ET

Chuck Stevens Named GM CFO

 General Motors today named Chuck Stevens as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 15. He replaces Dan Ammann,...

Jan 14, 2014, 16:44 ET

GM Declares 30 Cents Per Share Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

 General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share on its common stock. The dividend...

Jan 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

Buick Achievers Scholarship Application Period Opens Jan. 6

 The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, funded by the General Motors Foundation, will accept applications for 2014 scholarships from...

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