Transforming Transportation

A collection of GM releases and blog posts about the future of mobility, such as autonomous vehicle technology and the Maven car-sharing service.

Videos from this campaign

Content from this campaign

Awards, Ratings & Rankings

General Motors, University of Michigan Show Automated Safety Features Preventing Crashes
GM partnered with UMTRI to understand the real-world effectiveness of some of its available active safety, driver assistance, and advanced headlighting features that may prevent or mitigate different types of crashes

Innovation & Technology

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV to Offer 259 Miles of Range
The Chevrolet Bolt EV will now take customers even farther. Starting with model year 2020, the Bolt EV will offer a remarkable EPA-estimated 259 miles of range on a full charge, a 21-mile increase over previous model years. The Bolt EV’s winning combination of long range and affordability continues to attract new customers to the EV segment, and the 2020 Bolt EV will allow them to travel farther between charging sessions.

Responsible Business & Employee Engagement

GM China Releases 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
General Motors China has released its 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Report to provide an update on its CSR efforts and commitment in the areas of safety, sustainability, education and the community. The report provides an update to its stakeholders about the actions taken by the company and its joint ventures in China to help achieve GM’s global vision of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.

Green Infrastructure

GM Partners With Qmerit to Create a More Accessible At-Home Charging Solution
GM recently announced a partnership with Qmerit to enable electric vehicle owners to more easily find and obtain quotes from pre-approved EV charging station installers. The partnership will give Chevrolet EV owners a seamless way to find electricians to install the charging equipment, making charging their EV an easy part of their daily routine.

Innovation & Technology

Michelin, GM Take the Air Out of Tires for Passenger Vehicles
Michelin and General Motors have presented a new generation of airless wheel technology, the MICHELIN Uptis Prototype (or “Unique Puncture-proof Tire System”). GM intends to develop this airless wheel assembly with Michelin and aims to introduce it on passenger vehicles as early as 2024. Later this year, GM will initiate real-world testing and validation of the Uptis Prototype on a Michigan test fleet of Chevrolet Bolt EVs.

Innovation & Technology

GM Digital Vehicle Platform Debuts, Enables Adoption of Future Technologies
General Motors has debuted the company’s all-new electronic platform necessary for its next-generation of vehicles, EVs, active safety, infotainment and connectivity features, and the evolution of the Super Cruise driver assistance feature*. These and many other advancements are central to GM’s vision for a world with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.

Innovation & Technology

GM to Invest $300 Million, Add 400 Jobs at Michigan Plant for New Chevrolet Electric Vehicle
General Motors is investing $300 million in its Orion Township, Michigan, assembly plant to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle that will bring 400 new jobs to the Orion plant. The announcement is part of GM’s new commitment to invest a total of $1.8 billion in its United States manufacturing operations, creating 700 new jobs and supporting 28,000 jobs across six states.

The new Chevrolet electric vehicle is in addition to the existing Chevrolet Bolt EV, further advancing GM’s commitment to an all-electric future.

Innovation & Technology

General Motors Donates First-Generation Self-Driving Test Vehicle
When General Motors’ self-driving technology made its debut in 2016 in Cruise Automation test vehicles on the streets of San Francisco, it marked a significant step in our journey to zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion. Three years and thousands of real-world miles later — one of those first self-driving test vehicles was donated to The Henry Ford as the first autonomous car to be added to the museum’s collection in Dearborn, Michigan.

Green Infrastructure

Working Together Toward More Sustainable, Livable Cities
Alex Keros, Smart Cities Chief at GM Urban Mobility/Maven, recently published a LinkedIn post around our commitment to sustainable and livable cities, further emphasized by Maven’s signing of the Shared Mobility Principles.

Innovation & Technology

New ARĪV eBikes From GM Are Available for Preorder
GM announces ARĪV as the name of its new eBike brand, which includes two innovative, integrated and connected eBikes: the Meld, a compact eBike, and the Merge, a folding eBike. The name ARĪV was selected as part of a global crowdsourcing campaign announced in November 2018.

More from General Motors

  1. GM 2016 Sustainability Report
    General Motors’ sustainability approach enables the company to serve its customers and shareholders, increase operational efficiency, mitigate risk...
  2. Transforming Transportation
    A collection of GM releases and blog posts about the future of mobility, such as autonomous vehicle technology and the Maven car-sharing service.
  3. GM 2015 Sustainability Report
    The 2015 Sustainability Report, Accelerating Ahead, uncovers how GM is sustainably moving the world through connectivity, car-sharing, alternative...
  4. GM Maven Mobility Services
    Maven is a groundbreaking mobility program redefining transportation in rapidly growing urban areas. It starts with car-sharing and will serve as a...
  5. GM 2014 Sustainability Report
    General Motors’ sustainability report chronicles efforts by the company’s 216,000 employees to live out GM’s newly defined purpose and values by...
  6. The #CleanEnergyU Conversation
    The #CleanEnergyU conversation continues during Earth Month. Students, professors and clean energy leaders are invited to share their insights...
  7. Women's History Month
    GM is celebrating Women's History Month and sharing how a diverse workplace contributes to company success. Find out more about how GM is driving...
  8. 2013 Sustainability Report
    Facing an automotive industry that is unsustainable in its current form, General Motors is restructuring its global vehicle portfolio, rethinking...
    GM GREEN (Global Rivers Environmental Education Network) is General Motors' environmental education and community outreach program that helps youth...
  10. 2012 Sustainability Report
    In its 2012 Sustainability Report, General Motors reaffirms its commitment to further reduce the energy used and the environmental impacts of building...