Tag Archives: General Motors

General Motors raises 2014 Corvette Stingray price

The price of 2014 Corvette Stingray has been increased.

The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, the car often known as America’s sportswear, just got more expensive. General Motors has announced the base price of the sports car just went up by $2,000, from $51,000 to $53,000. The manufacturer has also increased the price for the Stingray convertible by $2,000. It now costs $58,000. In addition, the ... Read More »

General Motors recall lapse could cost carmaker millions

The 2007 Saturn Sky is part of a massive General Motors recall

General Motors could face millions of dollars in civil penalties as the aftermath of publicly apologizing for responding quickly enough to a safety issue linked to 13 deaths and 31 accidents. The financial ramifications could occur if the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) determines the automaker neglected to inform regulators. The NHTSA is also ... Read More »

GM first: Mary Barra picked as new chief executive

Mary Barra will become the new chief executive of GM on Jan. 15, 2014.

Mary Barra became the first woman at the top level of the United States automotive industry Dec. 11 when she was named chief executive of General Motors. Barra, 51, the currrent executive vice president of global product development and global purchasing, will replace current chief executive Dan Akerson on Jan. 15. The selection of Barra ... Read More »

CAR REVIEW: 2013 Chrysler 300 a bargain Bentley

The Glacier Edition of the 2013 Chrysler 300.

Can’t afford a $200,000-plus Bentley? Then you might want to check out the latest Chrysler 300. The Chrysler 300 is aging, but the 2013 model is reminiscent of a $206,225 Bentley Flying Spur, if only because they have the same subdued elegant styling, an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. As with the British Bentley, ... Read More »