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2020 Chevrolet Corvette to have 'untunable' ECU - report
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30th May 2019
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette to have 'untunable' ECU - report

The eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette will be a radical departure from all of its predecessors, especially under the skin where everything is all new. Sources have told Muscle Cars and Trucks the new Corvette will use a new encrypted electronic control unit (ECU). While encrypted ECUs aren't new, the eighth-generation Corvette will also debut General Motors's new CAN bus electrical platform, which prioritises cybersecurity.
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Derek Fung
GM plans to sell Lordstown factory to electrified ute company
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8th May 2019
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GM plans to sell Lordstown factory to electrified ute company

In a series of tweets overnight, US President Donald Trump revealed GM is in discussions to sell its "beautiful" Lordstown, Ohio factory to Workhorse, a company looking to produce an electrified pickup truck. Later the automaker confirmed it's in discussions about selling the facility to Workhorse and "an affiliated, newly formed entity", with Workhorse holding a minority stake in the plant.
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Buick Encore, Chevrolet Tracker revealed
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21st Apr 2019
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Buick Encore, Chevrolet Tracker revealed

General Motors (GM) has come out strong at the 2019 Shanghai motor show, unveiling a slew of new models including the new-generation Buick Encore and the Chevrolet Tracker. Starting with the Buick, the company's Chinese division has revealed two versions of its compact crossover, the standard Encore (top) and the long-wheelbase Encore GX (bottom).
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James Wong
2019 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS coming to Australia with manual option
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28th Feb 2019
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2019 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS coming to Australia with manual option

HSV has confirmed it'll bring the 2019 Chevrolet Camaro to Australia, complete with the option of a manual transmission and a higher $86,990 starting price before on-road costs. Headline news is the addition of a six-speed manual option to the Camaro, which now becomes the standard transmission. A 10-speed automatic is an option ($2200) and brings customisable launch control and line-lock.
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Scott Collie
Mark Reuss, former Holden chief, becomes president of GM
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4th Jan 2019
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Mark Reuss, former Holden chief, becomes president of GM

Mark Reuss, who was once the managing director of Holden, has been appointed as the president of General Motors, effectively immediately. He replaces Dan Ammann, who has been president since 2014. Ammann has stepped down to take control of Cruise, the company's autonomous driving division. Although he now occupies the president's chair, Reuss will keep his existing roles as the head of the Global Product Group, Global Quality and Cadillac.
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