Archive : 2007


GM Reports Third Quarter Financial Results


Record third quarter automotive revenue of $43.1 billion
Improved automotive operations on continued strength in emerging markets
Ongoing challenges in U.S. mortgage market adversely impact GM income from GMAC
$39 billion reported loss driven by $39 billion valuation allowance on deferred tax assets
Improved liquidity position of $30 billion

Opel Astra is Europe’s Top Seller in September


•GM Europe Q3 sales up 66,730 cars and LCVs, or 14.6 percent
•GM Europe YTD share up 0.3 points, at 9.5 percent
•GM Europe YTD sales 123,725 vehicles ahead of last year
•YTD: Opel/Vauxhall grows 4 percent, Chevrolet up 32 percent
•GM Russia sales grow 98 percent, to market share of 9.3 percent


GM takes new combustion technology out of the lab and on to the road


Engine experts have dreamt about it, talked about it, and lectured about it, and today - for the first time - General Motors Corp. is letting outside parties drive the "most awaited advanced combustion technology" of the last 30 years.

GM and A123Systems to Co-Develop Lithium-Ion Battery Cell for Chevrolet Volt


Agreement Speeds Up Development of Chevy Volt's Innovative Propulsion System


GM Europe January-June Sales Reach All-Time Record


•GME market share up 0.3 point to 9.6 percent
•GME records best sales quarter ever in Q2
•Chevrolet reaches all-time record for sales volume and market share
•Corsa sales grow 50 percent
•Vauxhall top of UK sales chart for June


Компания GM приобретает 50 % акционерной доли компании VM Motori


В основе инвестиций лежат обязательства GM по развитию технологии разработки дизельных двигателей


GM Will Buy 50 Percent Equity Interest in VM Motori


Investment builds on GM’s commitment to diesel engine technology

GM Europe Q1 2007 sales reach all-time record


•GME Q1 market share of 9.8 percent is best since 1997
•Best Opel/Vauxhall Q1 result since 2001 (428,787 units)
•Chevrolet reaches all-time records for sales volume and market share
•GM Russia sales up 128 percent


General Motors Increase Investment and Capacity at New St. Petersburg Assembly Plant


General Motors Europe President, Carl-Peter Forster, announced today that the world's largest car-maker will more than double the originally planned capacity of the new assembly plant it is building in Shushary

GM Reports 2006 Financial Results


Today, General Motors reported net income for 2006


GM Sales Record of Over 2 Million Vehicles in Europe in 2006


• GME YTD sales up 18,743 units from last year
• GM’s 2006 sales in Russia increase by 73 percent
• Opel/Vauxhall models Corsa, Meriva, Astra, Zafira, Vivaro perform well
• Saab reaches all-time record registrations in Europe and globally
• Chevrolet sets new record, exceeding 340,000 registrations
• Cadillac increases sales by 22 percent YTD


Saab и Chevrolet установили новые рекорды по продажам и величине доли рынка в Европе


GM Европа стабильно удерживает долю рынка на уровне 2005 года


Дженерал Моторз начнет производство автомобилей Шевроле в Санкт-Петербурге


Производительность завода - 25,000 внедорожников Шевроле Каптива (Chevrolet Captiva) и новой модели автомобиля класса С


General Motors to Build Chevrolet Cars in St. Petersburg


Russian President Vladimir Putin and GM CEO Rick Wagoner seal
$115 million investment


Saab and Chevrolet Hit First-Quarter Sales Records


Saab breaks global and European sales records, Opel/Vauxhall sales in Europe increase significantly in March, Chevrolet sells 75,490 vehicles in first quarter of 2006


General Motors business results in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in 2005


General Motors increased its sales in the region by 41 %


Season's greetings


GM would like to wish you all the best for the coming Christmas and a very Happy and successfull New Year.

GM presents more than a dozen debuts at 30th Bologna Motor Show


World Premiere of New Meriva


General Motors Announces Sale of its Equity Stake in Fuji Heavy Industries


Strategic decision to sharpen focus on other aspects of global development


Global Alliance for Hybrid Drive Development


Cooperation between BMW, DaimlerChrysler and General Motors


GM Again Increases Sales and Market Share in Europe


Opel and Vauxhall strong in home markets.Outstanding growth for Chevrolet in Central and Eastern Europe. Saab achieves record United Kingdom sales. Corvette and Cadillac grow fast in luxury niches


New Sales, Marketing and Aftersales Director for the Baltic States


Csaba Tóth named as new Sales, Marketing and Aftersales Director for Opel and Chevrolet


New Zafira: Second Generation of Compact Van Trendsetter


Highly versatile seven-seater with high quality interior and driver-oriented cockpit.Panorama roof system with integrated storage compartments and wide range of engines from 100 – 240 hp.


Five Stars for New Opel Zafira


Highest rating in Euro NCAP safety test


Opel 1.3 CDTI ECOTEC is “Engine of the Year 2005” in 1.0 to 1.4-liter Class


Trade journalists recognize innovative diesel engine


New Zafira OPC: Exclusive Sports Van with 240 Turbo hp


High performance variant of second-generation Zafira

Standard IDSPlus chassis with electronic damping control


World premiere in Geneva: New Astra OPC: Sport-Compact with Striking Looks


Top performer based on Astra GTC boasts 240 hp and over 240 km/h top speed


New Zafira: Second Generation of Compact Van Trendsetter


Driver-oriented seven-seater, unrivalled versatility, dynamic design