Southern California Students Learn about American Autos at the LA Auto Show | Faces of GM
A high school class project turned into a learning experience for GM as well as the students. Instructor Kelly Brinker grew up in a GM family and arranged for her photography class to attend the Los Angeles Auto Show. Check out the video to see feedback from the student visitors that offered GM insight into what the next generation thinks of current vehicles.
"Detroit Education" in Southern California | Kelly Brinker | Faces of GM
Kelly Brinker grew up in a GM family in southeast Michigan and went to
college in southern California. She had to make one big adjustment. "I was
shocked about how you just looked around and you didn't see any American
cars," she said. So when she became a photography instructor out there, she
started giving her students "the Detroit education." Check out the video to
see what she is teaching them.
Habitat has a Plan, Chevrolet Donation Makes It Real | Faces of GM
Searching for help in their Hurricane Sandy recovery effort, Habitat for
Humanity reached out to GM. Chevrolet stepped up with a donation of 24
Express vans that moved from the Habitat headquarters in Atlanta, Ga. to a
Lowe's store in Charlotte, N.C. There, they were loaded with supplies and
tools before setting off to storm-ravaged New Jersey on a mission to
provide relief for families.
Faces of GM - Team Spark
GM Communications employees came up with a plan to help brighten the
holiday for some residents in Detroit and, at the same time, show off the
hauling capability of the 2013 Chevrolet Spark mini car. Watch the video to
see how it all came together.
Red Devil Camaro Born: Mark Stielow - Faces of GM
GM Program Engineering Manager Mark Stielow has been building hot rods for
about as long as he's been driving and many of those cars have ended up on
the covers of car-enthusiast magazines. His latest car to hit the cover of
Hot Rod magazine is a Camaro called Red Devil.
Faces of GM - Jae Loman
For the past several years Jae Loman, design leader in the GM electrical
group, has made sure soldiers serving overseas know that we are thinking of
them. This Christmas season she put together a team of volunteers and
packed more boxes than ever.
Faces of GM - Dave Ross
Dave Ross loves classic cars, but as design manager for special builds and
the Chevrolet performance division, he also enjoys creating cool custom
cars. Check out the video to see some of his favorites.
Faces of GM - Bill Wise
Engineer Bill Wise usually spends a chunk of his work day putting the
through its paces on a test loop simulating rough road surfaces. Recently
he rode along as IZOD IndyCar drivers went through the loop and gave him
The Next Generation of GM Trucks | Jeff Luke | Faces of GM
Jeff Luke got his first pickup truck when he was a teenager and says, "I
just love them." As Executive Chief Engineer for GM full-size trucks Jeff
is now launching the next generation which promise to be the most refined
and best engineered full-size pickups in the market.
Corvette Stingray | Sneak Peek for Insiders | Faces of GM
On the evening of January 13, 2013, the C7 Corvette arrived with fanfare
and enthusiasm. But hours before the world saw the next generation of the
iconic Chevrolet sports car, employees who helped bring the car to life
took part in a special preview.
Putting the Heart Into the COPO Camaro: Jim Campbell - Faces of GM
The final 2012 COPO Camaro will be auctioned off
early next year to benefit the American Heart Association. The Inferno
Orange Metallic convertible race car has an engine hand-build by Jim
Campbell, GM U.S. vice president of Performance Vehicles and Motorsports.
Watch the video as Campbell walks through the assembly process of this
Cadillac Delivering Dramatic Design: Tim Kozub - Faces of GM
Cadillac Exterior Design Manager, Tim Kozub says he "gets paid to draw
pictures of cars." His latest drawing paid off in a big way. The 2014
Cadillac ELR won the Eyes on Design honor as Best Production Vehicle at the
2013 North American International Auto Show. Check out the video to
discover some of Tim's favorite elements in this luxury coupe featuring
industry-leading Extended Range Electric Vehicle technology.
Delivering Apps to Your Car: Dan Kinney - Faces of GM
Dan Kinney is a self-described "west coast guy" who moved to the Detroit
area to take on the challenge of making your car more capable and more
personal to you. Check out the video to see what GM is doing to get more
people to develop new apps for your vehicle, and how that quest led Dan to
the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas where MyLink won CNET's
"Best of CES" in the Car Tech category.
North American Car of the Year | Cadillac ATS Team | Faces of GM
As the 2013 North American International Auto Show opened in Detroit, the
Cadillac ATS picked up its latest -- and most prestigious -- award. A jury
of 49 automotive journalists named the ATS luxury sport sedan the North
American Car of the Year. A team of hundreds of GM employees were behind
the development of this all-new car and some of the team members shared
their thoughts on why the ATS is special.
Faces of GM - Manic Mommies Escape 2012
The Manic Mommies Escape is an annual retreat that allows followers of the
Manic Mommies blog and podcast from around the country to network,
rejuvenate, take some classes and drive some cool cars from Chevrolet. This
year more than 150 moms were in attendance and it was the sixth year of the
partnership with Chevy.
Faces of GM - Corvette Blogger Keith Cornett
It's been said that if you can find a job you love, you'll never work a day
in your life. Keith Cornett has had some other jobs in his life, but right
now the Corvette blogger seems to be doing a job he loves and was born to