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    GM Wants To Use 3D Printers To Make Cheaper And Lighter Components

GM Wants To Use 3D Printers To Make Cheaper And Lighter Components

Lighter and less costly parts will help GM's electric vehicle strategy.
By |May 3rd, 2018|Article Type, Electrification, Engineering & Technology, Future product, Green, News, Planning, Predictions & Expectations, Production, Report, Research And Development, Weight|Comments Off on GM Wants To Use 3D Printers To Make Cheaper And Lighter Components|
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    2019 GMC Sierra Tailgate: Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Plastic Bed Sheds 62 Pounds

2019 GMC Sierra Tailgate: Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Plastic Bed Sheds 62 Pounds

The carbon-fiber bed is only for short-box Sierra Denali models.
By |March 2nd, 2018|Article Type, Engineering & Technology, GMC, Materials, News, Report, Research And Development, Sierra, Sierra 1500, Weight|Comments Off on 2019 GMC Sierra Tailgate: Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Plastic Bed Sheds 62 Pounds|
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    GM Product Development Chief Predicts Company Will Be First To Make EVs Profitable

GM Product Development Chief Predicts Company Will Be First To Make EVs Profitable

GM Executive VP Mark Reuss says the company is leading the pack with regard to bringing electrification costs down.
By |May 2nd, 2017|Article Type, Bolt EV, Business, Chevrolet, Costs, Electric, Electrification, Engineering & Technology, Executive Insights, Financial, GMA Special, Green, Mark Reuss, News, People, Powertrain, Pricing, Profitability, Research And Development, Weight|Comments Off on GM Product Development Chief Predicts Company Will Be First To Make EVs Profitable|

C7-Based Genovation GXE To Sport Carbon Fiber Wheels

The all-electric, Corvette-based vehicle will take a page from the Ford GT and GT350R.
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    2018 Chevrolet Equinox Boosts High And Ultra-Strength Steel Contents Significantly

2018 Chevrolet Equinox Boosts High And Ultra-Strength Steel Contents Significantly

But it makes for more non-repairable parts than before.
By |October 28th, 2016|Article Type, Chevrolet, Engineering & Technology, Equinox, Feature, Equipment, Option, Trim Level, Future product, Materials, News, Report, Research And Development, Weight|Comments Off on 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Boosts High And Ultra-Strength Steel Contents Significantly|
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    Evo Asks: Would You Drive A Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 On The Track?

Evo Asks: Would You Drive A Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 On The Track?

It was born for the track! But then, it is expensive, and quite heavy...
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    Next-Generation Opel Astra Will Not Be Ready For Geneva Motor Show

Next-Generation Opel Astra Will Not Be Ready For Geneva Motor Show

Darn, just when we thought we'd get to see the small car in the buff.

Watch A Camouflage-Clad 2016 Opel Astra Turn About: Video

We try yet again to glean every minute detail we can from the spied camo-clad car.
By |December 31st, 2014|Auto shows, Chassis, Design, Engineering & Technology, Geneva Motor Show, GMA Special, Research And Development, Rumormill, Spy Shots, Suspension, Video, Weight|Comments Off on Watch A Camouflage-Clad 2016 Opel Astra Turn About: Video|

2016 Cadillac CT6 To Save Weight With Light Aluminum Body

The CT6 will be 24 kg lighter than the CTS, but eight inches longer.
By |December 24th, 2014|Auto shows, Cadillac, CT6, Engineering & Technology, Future product, Materials, New York International Auto Show, News, Research And Development, Weight|Comments Off on 2016 Cadillac CT6 To Save Weight With Light Aluminum Body|

Camaro Z/28 Leaves An Impression On Motor Week

The weekly automotive show wrings out a 2015 Camaro Z/28 on Gingerman Raceway.