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Large SUVs Gaining Global Popularity: Would Falling Gas Prices Make YOU Buy One?

Large SUVs Gaining Global Popularity: Would Falling Gas Prices Make YOU Buy One?

By Toni Matthews-El 4 hours ago

During the economic recession, large SUVs became something on an eyesore to Americans. Their sudden lack of popularity hurt companies like General Motors (GM), and made Americans who drove SUVs feel somewhat like pariahs. But the large SUVs that U.S. …

GM Recalls Vehicles Over Power Steering Issue GM Recalls Vehicles Over Power Steering Issue

General Motors this week issued a sweeping recall that affects more than 1.3 million Chevrolet, Saturn, and Pontiac vehicles. The defect causing the recall involves the sudden loss of electric power steering experience by some drivers of older GM models. …

GM Recalls Affect 3.1 Million Vehicles GM Recalls Affect 3.1 Million Vehicles

On Monday, General Motors CEO Mary Barra released a video message for GM employees announcing the recall of 1.5 million vehicles due to faulty engineering. In her message, Barra stated that “Something went wrong with our process in this instance, …

Chevy Recall Comes 10 Years After Finding Defect Chevy Recall Comes 10 Years After Finding Defect

Recently General Motors (GM) recalled over 700,000 vehicles, including the Chevy Cobalt 2005 – 2007 models, as well as the 2007 Pontiac G5 cars, because of an ignition switch defect that was linked to six deaths. Since then GM has …

Chevrolet Silverado Wins Truck of the Year Award Chevrolet Silverado Wins Truck of the Year Award

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General Motors recently swept the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards in Detroit, Michigan with their Corvette Stingray and Chevrolet Silverado, taking top honors for the 2014 year. The double-win for GM was the first time a …

2015 Corvette Z06 Set for 'Big Reveal' in January 2015 Corvette Z06 Set for 'Big Reveal' in January

Chevrolet has given a big Christmas present to all of the 2015 Corvette Z06 enthusiasts. General Motors announced that the Z06 would be making its debut at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit next month. However, that …

Fisker Automotive Files for Bankruptcy Fisker Automotive Files for Bankruptcy

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Fisker Automotive, maker of the “Karma” plug-in electric hybrid luxury sedan, filed for bankruptcy protection last week, marking an end to a chain of failure that began after the company received a $529 million loan commitment from the U.S. Department …

Facebook & GM Revive Advertising Relationship Facebook & GM Revive Advertising Relationship

After a highly publicized split nearly a year ago, it looks like Facebook and General Motors are getting back together. GM has confirmed to Ad Age that they have decided to once again throw some advertising dollars into Facebook. “Chevrolet …

Facebook, GM Discussing Paid Ads. Again. Still. Facebook, GM Discussing Paid Ads. Again. Still.
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The most noted Facebook ads ship jumper from 2012 is possibly considering a change of heart. Facebook and General Motors are still “actively talking” about a return to paid advertising on the site, according to a report from Reuters. Here’s …

GM Marketing Head Joel Ewanick Resigns GM Marketing Head Joel Ewanick Resigns

Barely two months after we learned that General Motors was yanking nearly $10 million worth of Facebook ads, the man behind that decision is no longer working for the company. Joel Ewanick, GM’s marketing chief, has resigned his position effective …

General Motors Wants to Do Business with Facebook General Motors Wants to Do Business with Facebook
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Facebook ads don’t work, General Motors boldly proclaimed days before the social networking site’s much-heralded IPO. The car manufacturer’s declaration, coupled with their decision to end their advertising campaign, is thought by many to have played a role in Facebook’s …

GM Could Return To The Facebook Ad Fray [Report] GM Could Return To The Facebook Ad Fray [Report]

Just days before the big Facebook IPO, the company was hit with a rather embarrassing blow from another well-known American company. General Motors announced that they were yanking all of their paid ads from Facebook, saying that they weren’t sure …

Chevy Cruze Recall Affects Half a Million Cars Chevy Cruze Recall Affects Half a Million Cars
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The Chevy Cruze recall affects more than half-a-million cars manufactured at General Motors’ Lordstown, Ohio plant between 2010 and this past May. According to Forbes, nearly 30 engine fires have been reported, all of which stem from automobiles built in …

GM Gets Dissed by Facebook, But Ford is Buying GM Gets Dissed by Facebook, But Ford is Buying

You might recall that General Motors recently pulled all their advertising from Facebook’s pages and claimed that the ads weren’t really working for them. Of course, GM’s actions took place just days before Facebook’s much anticipated initial public offering, so …

GM: It Wasn't Anything Personal, Facebook - Srsly GM: It Wasn't Anything Personal, Facebook - Srsly
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Told ya! Following a Reuters report earlier today that revealed Facebook had actually encouraged General Motors to utilize the website’s free pages, thus lessening the import of GM’s announcement from earlier this week about no longer paying for Facebook ads. …

Facebook/GM Drama: Much Ado About Nothing? Facebook/GM Drama: Much Ado About Nothing?

According to a report in Reuters today, General Motors’ decision to pull its paid advertising from Facebook was preceded by the social network trying to pitch the value of its free pages in the first place. On Tuesday, GM announced …

More Arguments That Facebook Ads Are Shoddy (or Not) More Arguments That Facebook Ads Are Shoddy (or Not)

Look at what you did, General Motors. You pulled a measly amount of money (relatively speaking) from Facebook’s pocketbook and said it was because you don’t think Facebook’s ads do what they’re supposed to do. Now it’s a great big, …