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The UAW failed to organize Tesla and VW in the US and is now running a baffling strike against GM

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In the face of a good offer from General Motors, the United Auto Workers' 50,000 members still went on strike last week. It's the first GM strike since 2007 and the first major action against an automaker since 1982.

The General Motors strike could cost the automaker $75 million per day if it continues

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - 49,000 General Motors workers went on strike this week, after contract negotiations between the automaker and the United Auto Workers labor union.  Analysts at JPMorgan estimate that the strike could cost GM up to $75 million every single day.

Warren, Sanders to visit striking GM workers as dispute continues

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Two major Democratic presidential candidates plan to visit striking General Motors workers in Detroit in the coming days as a five-day-old labor dispute threatens to enter its second week.

More Capable Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison Off-Roader by AEV on Its Way: Report

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The AEV-tuned Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison is one of the most capable midsize trucks currently on sale. Off-road tires and the trick Multimatic DSSV suspension help it tackle any terrain, while boron steel skid plates can protect the truck from even the sharpest, most destructive boulders.

GM strike talks resume as Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders set to visit picket lines

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Negotiators for the UAW and General Motors were meeting Saturday as the strike rolled into its sixth day with key Democrats planning visits.       

"xXx" Pontiac GTO visits Jay Leno's Garage

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When you think of actor Vin Diesel and car movies, the natural intersection of those concepts is the "Fast and Furious" franchise, but there's another action series that weaves the two together: "xXx.

Chevy High Focuses on Drag Racing’s Hottest Sportsman Racers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Maryland’s Roger Reese has a great time at the dragstrip–racing is his favorite hobby. Roger admits that when he goes to the drags with his Super Stock 1965 Nova, he does not get too caught up in the competition itself–it’s really all about the fellow racer camaraderie and having some fun.