"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.
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.
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.
Faces of GM - Jimmie Johnson & his Volt
Team Chevy NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson is in hot pursuit of his sixth
Sprint Cup title. Earlier this season,he stopped by the Detroit-Hamtramck
Assembly Plant where his Chevrolet Volt was built, took a tour and signed
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
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.
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 - 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.
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.
Building the Power for the New Corvette | Darryl Johnson | Faces of GM
On January 13, 2013 the next generation of the Chevrolet Corvette will be
unveiled to the world. It will be powered by the new, LT1 6.2L small block
engine and will be built by Darryl Johnson and the workers at the Tonawanda
(NY) Engine Plant. Check out the video to discover how a $425 million
investment with over 700 new or retained jobs is spreading excitement
through the plant.
General Motors' EN-V concept - we ride shotgun
TheChargingPoint.com recently got a ride in GM's incredible EN-V concept,
designed to combat the problems of overcrowding, parking availability and
air quality within the city of tomorrow.
Read our report at
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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
Faces of GM - MTV Scratch Relationship
MTV Scratch is a "creative SWAT team" bringing together the background and
knowledge of Viacom networks like MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. GM
is tapping into that skill set to help it connect with the 80 million young
people who are the future
Faces of GM - Brownstown Battery Assembly Team
The GM Brownstown Battery Assembly Plant is one of the company's newest
facilities with one of the industry's youngest workforces. Check out the
video to see how the millennial generation feels about building the newest
technology in the industry.
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.