Tag Archives: Mary Barra

Report: GM having some questions about its lineup, could kill off the Impala

General Motors’ CEO Mary Barra spoke with¬†AutomotiveNews¬†and in that discussion, she said GM is currently in the works of reevaluating their current lineup to see which models are selling and which are not. As a result, as per the current corporate culture of cutting the excess for sustainability, part of this reevaluation might mean the […]

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Report: General Motors has no regrets dumping Saab, Saturn, Hummer, and Pontiac

AutomotiveNews recently sat down at a press conference with GM’s current CEO, Mary Barra, where she said GM doesn’t miss any of the brands it recently discontinued during the bankruptcy period of 2008. Many GM fans have been mourning over the death of particular stablemates like Pontiac because that brand gave us one of the […]

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Report: Fortune Magazine nominates GM CEO, Mary Barra, as “Crisis Manager of the Year”

No matter what way you argue, nobody can deny that General Motors’ current CEO, Mary Barra, never had it easy when she was stepping up to the throne of America’s largest automobile conglomerate. This is obviously due to the fact that General Motors was in serious trouble just a few years back, and Barra was […]

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Cadillac announces plans to have semi-autonomous cars within two years

General Motors’ CEO, Mary Barra, officially revealed Cadillac’s plans to begin introducing semi-autonomous cars and systems within two years, which is colloquially named, Super Cruise. Due for a reveal sometime in 2017 on an undisclosed model, the Super Cruise system features similar tech to other models with semi-autonomous features, including an array of cameras, sensors, […]

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Report: GM recall tally nears 5 million cars

The year has not started off well for GM or for the recent hire of their new CEO, Mary Barra, who will testify before the folks who green-lighted the bankrolling of the company in the first place: the US Congress. GM’s recall is significantly weighted towards the faulty ignition switch found the the Chevy Cobalt […]

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Mary Barra is General Motors’ new Bob Lutz

General Motors CEO Dan Akerson announced today that Mary Barra has been named senior vice president, Global Product Development, to lead the design, engineering, program management and quality of vehicles and will be responsible for the company’s 11 brands worldwide. The position was once held by Bob Lutz and later Tom Stephens after Lutz retired […]

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