General Motors http://wkar.org en Current Sports #246 | June 2, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-246-june-2-2014 <p>Al invites Erin Davis, a representative from General Motors, and Nick Grueser, GM of the Lansing Lugnuts, to talk about the Field Makeover project at Lansing's Quentin Park. Later, Matt and Alex chime in to discuss the NHL and NBA playoffs, and give their weekend winners over a wild weekend of sports action.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:14:53 +0000 Current Sports 54601 at http://wkar.org Chevy takes top prizes at this year's NAIAS http://wkar.org/post/chevy-takes-top-prizes-years-naias <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The <a href="http://naias.com/">North American International Auto Show</a> is underway at Cobo Center in Detroit. Hundreds of thousands of people will visit the show to see the latest cars, trucks, and prototypes. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:13:52 +0000 Current State 48187 at http://wkar.org Chevy takes top prizes at this year's NAIAS General Motors plant manager discusses local expansion plans http://wkar.org/post/general-motors-plant-manager-discusses-local-expansion-plans <p></p><p></p><p><br><br>General Motors is preparing to break ground on a new 400,000 square foot logistics center at its Grand River assembly plant.</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Current State 38905 at http://wkar.org General Motors plant manager discusses local expansion plans GM vehicles receive high quality ratings http://wkar.org/post/gm-vehicles-receive-high-quality-ratings <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many </span><a href="http://www.gm.com/content/gmcom/home.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">General Motors</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> officials and workers are feeling good about the results of a closely watched annual survey. &nbsp;J.D. Power and Associates’ quality study came out Wednesday. &nbsp;It measures problems reported in new vehicles over their first 90 days on the road. Several GM brands including GMC and Chevrolet climbed noticeably in ratings, which reflects fewer problems reported compared to its competitors.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 22:01:29 +0000 Current State 37972 at http://wkar.org GM vehicles receive high quality ratings General Motors unveils the new Cadillac CTS design http://wkar.org/post/general-motors-unveils-new-cadillac-cts-design <p></p><p></p><p>At the <a href="http://www.autoshowny.com/">New York International Auto Show</a> this week, the <a href="http://www.gm.com/brand_landing_pages/cadillac.html">Cadillac division of General Motors</a> is announcing details of what will be new with the 2014 CTS, built in Lansing at the GM Grand River Assembly Plant.The third-generation CTS will roll off the assembly line later this year.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dave Leone, executive chief Engineer at Cadillac, j</span>oins <em>Current State</em> &nbsp;from the auto show in New York to discuss the new CTS.</p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:47:43 +0000 Current State 33358 at http://wkar.org General Motors unveils the new Cadillac CTS design GM To Move Camaro Production To Lansing http://wkar.org/post/gm-move-camaro-production-lansing <p>General Motors says production of its "next generation" Chevrolet Camaro will take place in Lansing.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 23:27:13 +0000 Mark Bashore 28535 at http://wkar.org GM To Move Camaro Production To Lansing Lansing's ATS Is 'Car Of The Year' Finalist http://wkar.org/post/lansings-ats-car-year-finalist <p>The Lansing-built Cadillac ATS is one of three models named as finalists for the North American Car of the Year Award.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 23:15:08 +0000 Scott Pohl 28197 at http://wkar.org Lansing's ATS Is 'Car Of The Year' Finalist GM To Hire 3,000 Workers From Hewlett-Packard http://wkar.org/post/gm-hire-3000-workers-hewlett-packard <p>General Motors will hire 3,000 workers from Hewlett-Packard as the carmaker moves more computer functions in-house.</p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 22:20:20 +0000 The Associated Press 25622 at http://wkar.org GM To Hire 3,000 Workers From Hewlett-Packard GM to Buy Out White-Collar Pensions http://wkar.org/post/gm-buy-out-white-collar-pensions <p>General Motors is changing the way it pays monthly benefits to white-collar retirees, and cutting its U.S. pension obligation by $26 billion.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 22:30:09 +0000 The Associated Press 18288 at http://wkar.org GM to Buy Out White-Collar Pensions