• GM is transforming Cadillac into an electric brand

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    General Motors is turning Cadillac into its lead electric vehicle brand in a bid to compete against Tesla as well as a host of other automakers bringing EVs onto the market.
    Plans are already underway to introduce the first model from the company's new battery electric vehicle architecture, GM said Friday during an investor meeting.
    GM said this new BEV architecture will be the foundation for an advanced family of “profitable EVs,” a word choice likely meant to express the automaker's conviction to offer up true competition in the EV world, which has been dominated by Tesla on the luxury...
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  • GM is reassigning thousands of its engineers to work on electric vehicles

    GM is reassigning thousands of its engineers to work on electric vehicles

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    GM CEO Mary Barra has laid out a blueprint for shifting to electric, self-driving cars - a world, she says, with "zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion."
    That will require shifting resources to AV and EV development.
    GM appears to be serious about their zero-emissions vision: the company is shifting 75% of its powertrain engineers from internal-combustion engines to electric vehicle development as it prepares to unleash of wave of EVs under the Cadillac brand.
    The big picture: GM CEO Mary Barra has laid out a blueprint for shifting to electric, self-driving cars - a world, she...
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