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Corvette Sinkhole: Last Of The ‘Great 8′ Rescued

Corvette Sinkhole: Last Of The ‘Great 8′ Rescued

By Chris Tepedino April 10, 2014

On February 12, 2014 at 5:44 am, the National Corvette Museum received a call from its security company notifying it that motion detectors were being triggered, according to a blog post on the Museum’s website. The cause: a sinkhole, approximately …

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, …

GM Yanks Facebook Paid Ads, Says Ads Don’t Work GM Yanks Facebook Paid Ads, Says Ads Don’t Work
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Due to a lack of vim from the company’s paid ads on Facebook, General Motors is said to be planning to pull some advertising funds from the social networking site, according to the Wall Street Journal. The timing of GM’s …

Robo-Glove: The Real-Life Power Glove From Space Robo-Glove: The Real-Life Power Glove From Space

How many times have you helplessly pried at a jar lid and, regardless of your deadlift effort, failed to even so much as budge the lid a millimeter? You pass the jar around, giving others a go at twisting the …

Google Announces Partnerships with Ford and General Motors
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Google announced that it has extended its Google Maps Send-to-Car service to Ford and GM vehicles. This applies to Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles in the US that are enabled with Ford SYNC, as well as OnStar equipped GM vehicles, which include models from Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Hummer, Pontiac, Saab and Saturn.