General Motors News and Reviews

General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) is a linchpin of the U.S. automotive industry, selling millions of vehicles every year - 8.3 million in 2018, to be precise – and employing more than 170,000 workers. More familiarly known as GM, the auto company counts iconic brands Buick and Cadillac under its corporate umbrella, as well the more utilitarian GMC brand and the budget-conscious Chevrolet badge.

Formed in 1908 in Flint, Michigan, General Motors has a long history with the Great Lakes State. Alongside the Ford Motor Company, GM’s presence in the region and its creation of popular cars under various brands are some of the main reasons that Detroit is so widely known as Motor City. GM is a Fortune 500 company and frequently appears in the top 25 of that list as one of the largest U.S. corporations by revenue.

Here at Torque News, we cover a wide variety of stories involving General Motors, from new models and announcements to the company’s latest technology developments and electric vehicle initiatives. GM plans to release more than 20 new electric models across its major brands by 2023 and you’ll hear about all of them on this site, as well as the latest and greatest from GM’s existing models.

2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Kentucky Derby

Ford Sponsors Churchill Downs Racetrack and Kentucky Derby Involving F-Series Super Duty

Two American icons join forces as Ford and Churchill Downs enter a multiyear partnership. Ford F-Series Super Duty as well as Ford Expedition will be part of the sponsorship agreement. 2020 F-Series Super Duty will serve as the featured vehicle for the 146th Kentucky Derby.
The Ford F150 E-Truck Prototype

Study Shows Ford F150 E-Truck, GM E-Truck Favored By Buyers

In what should come as a relief to Ford and General Motors, the public favors their products, according to a recent Autolist.com study. The study looked closely at Tesla and Rivian and found that while new truck buyers tended to favor them, current and previous truck owners liked Ford and GM products.
Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado

Ford vs. Chevy Rivalry Both Good and Bad for Industry

While the long-lasting rivalry between Ford and Chevrolet may generate funny memes and even family feuds, it has generated a lot of great cars and great trucks like the F-150 and Chevy Silverado through the years. This rivalry has shaped automotive history and continues to shape the landscape of today’s automotive industry.
2020 Red Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Converter

Ford Starts an Automotive Trend with Mustang Sub-brand that GM and Corvette May Follow

General Motors may one day sub-brand Corvette just like Ford sub-branded the Mustang in the electric Mach-E. Like it or don’t like it, automakers will do what’s best for their bottom line. Competition is intense for the car-buying dollar. So, in a way, capitalizing on iconic brands does make financial sense. We just don’t have to like it.
2020 Chevrolet Menlo EV Unveil

Chevrolet Menlo EV: Chevy's First All-Electric for China

Chevrolet unveiled its new, all-electric 2020 Menlo EV. This is the first all-electric under the Chevy brand in China. It's a compelling EV; however, unfortunately, its release has been overshadowed by the fact that it is only for the Chinese market. Join me as I review the Menlo EV's specs and explain why it won't be sold in the United States.

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