Fired GM CEO Paid $59K Per Month For 20 Hours Of Work

Fritz Henderson, the GM CEO fired by a government-appointed board of directors last December, has been paid $59,090 a month for the last six months to consult the company five hours per week. » 10/06/10 1:30pm 10/06/10 1:30pm

Ex-GM CEO Gets New Gig, All Quiet On The Facebook Front

Ex-GM CEO Fritz Henderson will run a new Sunoco spinoff. His daughter, Sarah, however, is probably still not allowed back on Facebook. » 9/03/10 11:15am 9/03/10 11:15am

GM Rehires Fritz Henderson As $59K-Per-Month Consultant

Former CEO Fritz Henderson has been rehired by GM, the company that hastily canned him, for a $59K-per-month gig as a consultant according to The Detroit News. What's next? Sarah Henderson getting hired to run GM social media? [via @davidshepardson] » 2/19/10 4:45pm 2/19/10 4:45pm

Today's Dilbert A Thinly Veiled Stab At GM Management

Yesterday was going as planned with pre-LA Auto Show news trickling out until BAM! GM announces President and CEO Fritz Henderson was resigning (fired!) and other-old-white-guy Ed Whitacre would take his place in the interim. Today's Dilbert skewers everyone involved. » 12/02/09 2:34pm 12/02/09 2:34pm

Bob Lutz: I Won't Talk About Fritz But...

The LA Auto Show keynote address wasn't supposed to be important, it was supposed to be Fritz Henderson. However, things changed last night. So everyone is here, listening to Lutz not talk about Fritz Henderson. Except he did. A little » 12/02/09 1:00pm 12/02/09 1:00pm

LA Auto Show: With Fritz Gone, It's Bob's World Now

Fritz Henderson was supposed to be this morning's LA Auto Show keynote speaker until he resigned (or was forced out, depending on which Henderson we listen to) as GM CEO. Now Bob Lutz takes the reins...well, of today's speech anyway. » 12/02/09 10:30am 12/02/09 10:30am

Daughter Of Resigned GM CEO Attacks New GM CEO On Facebook

Sarah Henderson, daughter of Fritz Henderson, the just-resigned-minutes-ago GM CEO, posted some choice words about Ed Whitacre, the random white guy taking her dad's place at the top of the just-emerged-from-bankruptcy automaker, on the automaker's public Facebook page! » 12/01/09 6:00pm 12/01/09 6:00pm

GM CEO Shoots Down Future Buick GNX

In a web chat today, GM President Fritz Henderson said Buick fans would "like what you see in future Regal alternatives" but shot down the idea of the return of a Buick Regal GNX. » 10/09/09 4:00pm 10/09/09 4:00pm

GM Still To Re-Badge Holden Commodore As U.S. Cop Car

GM CEO Fritz Henderson says the General's still looking to win a contract to supply re-badged Holden Commodores (formerly re-badged as the Pontiac G8 and once rumored to be re-badged as the Chevy Caprice) to US law enforcement agencies. » 9/17/09 8:20am 9/17/09 8:20am

"Maximum" Bob Lutz On G8: "It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time"

If you were curious who would win in the Bob Lutz vs. Fritz Henderson battle over the fate of the G8, wonder no more. Lutz is Fritz's bitch. See Maximum Bob eat crow on the Fastlane Blog below. » 7/17/09 9:45am 7/17/09 9:45am

GM CEO Henderson: "Bob Lutz Says A Lot Of Things, But He Works For Me"

When Autoblog asked GM CEO Fritz Henderson about Bob Lutz's comments on the G8 becoming a new Chevy Caprice, his response was much different than what he gave when asked the same question later by two print journalists. » 7/15/09 3:30pm 7/15/09 3:30pm

GM CEO Fritz Henderson Confirms Former Boss Asked To Step Down By Obama

During bankruptcy testimony earlier today, GM CEO Fritz Henderson confirmed initial reports that former CEO Rick Wagoner being asked to step down by Steve Rattner, head of the President's auto task force, in a one-on-one meeting. » 6/30/09 2:00pm 6/30/09 2:00pm

Unlike Some Auto CEOs, GM's Fritz Henderson Can Type His Own Tweets

During yesterday's live-tweet by GM CEO Fritz Henderson, Ford's always-looking-to-be-center-of-attention-and-shove-a-foot-sideways-in-his-mouth social-media "expert" Scott Monty decided to tweet he'd come up with the idea first. However, unlike Ford's apparently typing-impaired-CEO Alan Mulally, GM's CEO can type his… » 6/17/09 3:20pm 6/17/09 3:20pm

Automotive News: Pontiac G8 Might Survive?

Despite GM CEO Fritz Henderson saying "no chance" at a Pontiac G8 rebranded for Chevy, Buick or any other GM brand, Automotive News today reports GM's Tom Stephens claiming the G8 sedan "might survive with another GM badge." Wait, what? » 6/08/09 9:00am 6/08/09 9:00am

Carpocalypse Quote Of The Day: If The Shoe Fritz

Today's Carpocalypse quote continues the brutal honesty we saw yesterday, as GM CEO Fritz Henderson told an "Old GM" shareholder: "unfortunately, the value of GM shares is expected to be zero." Better luck next time! [Nick Bunkley via Twitter] » 6/04/09 5:15pm 6/04/09 5:15pm

GM CEO Says No Chance For Pontiac G8 GXP Survival As Chevy, Caddy

We know you wanted to see the fantastic Pontiac G8 GXP survive as something with a bowtie (Chevy Impala SS perhaps?), but GM CEO Fritz Henderson's shuttered that door today in a web chat saying "no chance." So sad. » 6/04/09 4:45pm 6/04/09 4:45pm

GM To Declare Bankruptcy Monday, Chief Restructuring Official Named

GM will officially declare bankruptcy tomorrow morning before the markets open. Additionally, the Obama Administration has put turnaround expert Al Koch in charge of, well, turning the company around. Fritz Henderson will remain GM CEO. » 5/31/09 9:15pm 5/31/09 9:15pm

Corvette Is Safe From Carpocalypse

While the Dodge Viper may be dead, and despite some fools saying otherwise, GM CEO Fritz Henderson says the Corvette is here to stay. They're even developing the next-generation C7 according to AutoWeek. » 5/06/09 3:30pm 5/06/09 3:30pm