GM Files Patent For Exterior Airbag To Protect Pedestrians

Could exterior airbags become a reality?
By |December 14th, 2017|Article Type, Business, Engineering & Technology, Future product, Legal, News, Predictions & Expectations, Research And Development, Safety, Trademark|Comments Off on GM Files Patent For Exterior Airbag To Protect Pedestrians|

Chevrolet Bolt EV Compared To BMW i3 In Crash Test Video

Both cars exhibit different crash behaviors, and one looks worse than the other.
By |November 30th, 2017|Article Type, BMW, Bolt EV, Chevrolet, Competition, Engineering & Technology, News, Research And Development, Safety, Video|Comments Off on Chevrolet Bolt EV Compared To BMW i3 In Crash Test Video|
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    Chevrolet Partners With DoSomething To Encourage Seat Belt Usage Among Teenagers

Chevrolet Partners With DoSomething To Encourage Seat Belt Usage Among Teenagers

Although seat belt usage is at its highest point ever, teens still fail to buckle up.
By |October 11th, 2017|Article Type, Business, Chevrolet, Engineering & Technology, News, Partnerships, Research And Development, Safety|Comments Off on Chevrolet Partners With DoSomething To Encourage Seat Belt Usage Among Teenagers|
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    GM Executive’s Foundation And Michigan Partner For New Highway Barrier To Prevent Future Crashes

GM Executive’s Foundation And Michigan Partner For New Highway Barrier To Prevent Future Crashes

Steve Kiefer, GM's vice president of global purchasing, lost his son to a crash that could have been avoided.
By |September 12th, 2017|Article Type, Business, Donation, Engineering & Technology, News, People, Report, Research And Development, Safety, Steve Kiefer|Comments Off on GM Executive’s Foundation And Michigan Partner For New Highway Barrier To Prevent Future Crashes|
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    Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon Earn ‘Good’ Overall Safety Ratings From IIHS

Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon Earn ‘Good’ Overall Safety Ratings From IIHS

No mid-size pickup earned a Top Safety Pick, however.
By |September 7th, 2017|Article Type, Canyon, Chevrolet, Colorado/S10, Engineering & Technology, GMC, IIHS, News, Organizations, Research And Development, Safety|Comments Off on Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon Earn ‘Good’ Overall Safety Ratings From IIHS|
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    Volvo’s Semi-Autonomous Tech Poses Competition For Cadillac’s Super Cruise

Volvo’s Semi-Autonomous Tech Poses Competition For Cadillac’s Super Cruise

GM's Super Cruise semi-autonomous driving tech is finally coming in the 2018 Cadillac CT6. Can it hope to compete with Volvo's second-gen Pilot Assist?
By |September 4th, 2017|Active Safety, Autonomous Driving, Cadillac, Competition, CT6, Engineering & Technology, Feature, Equipment, Option, Trim Level, Future product, lane keep assist, News, Research And Development, Safety, Volvo|Comments Off on Volvo’s Semi-Autonomous Tech Poses Competition For Cadillac’s Super Cruise|
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    Nissan Implements Rearview Camera Mirror Technology Similar To General Motors

Nissan Implements Rearview Camera Mirror Technology Similar To General Motors

GM first rolled the rearview camera mirror out with the Cadillac CT6.
By |September 1st, 2017|Article Type, Competition, Computer tech, Engineering & Technology, News, Nissan, Rear Camera Mirror, Research And Development, Safety, Technologies|Comments Off on Nissan Implements Rearview Camera Mirror Technology Similar To General Motors|
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    OnStar Helps Handle Hurricane Harvey Emergencies From Detroit, Michigan: Video

OnStar Helps Handle Hurricane Harvey Emergencies From Detroit, Michigan: Video

OnStar's command center in downtown Detroit has taken hundreds of emergency requests from Texans.
By |August 31st, 2017|Article Type, Engineering & Technology, News, OnStar, Report, Research And Development, Safety, Video|Comments Off on OnStar Helps Handle Hurricane Harvey Emergencies From Detroit, Michigan: Video|

General Motors Names New Vehicle Safety Chief

Jeffrey Massimilla has been tapped for the job and will expand on his current cybersecurity role.
By |August 21st, 2017|Article Type, Business, Engineering & Technology, GM employment, New Appointment, News, Quality, Research And Development, Safety, Security|Comments Off on General Motors Names New Vehicle Safety Chief|
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    Chevrolet Surround Vision Wants To Keep Everyone Safe This Summer

Chevrolet Surround Vision Wants To Keep Everyone Safe This Summer

Surround Vision is available on the new 2018 Chevrolet Equinox.
By |June 21st, 2017|Active Safety, Article Type, Chevrolet, Engineering & Technology, Equinox, Feature, Equipment, Option, Trim Level, Future product, News, Research And Development, Safety|Comments Off on Chevrolet Surround Vision Wants To Keep Everyone Safe This Summer|