GM Officially Announces 1.4-liter Four-Cylinder For Chevy Cruze, Volt…

GM has announced it will invest $370 million in a new 552,000 square-foot plant in Flint, Michigan to produce the 1.4-liter four-cylinder engines intended for duty in the Chevy Cruze » 9/25/08 11:20am 9/25/08 11:20am and . The engines will be rolling off those new lines in two flavors — turbocharged with 140 HP and 148 lb-ft of torque for the Cruze,…

Jalopnik Crashes GM's New Global Powertrain Engineering Center In SE…

In a move that GM Chairman and CEO Rick Wagoner described as "A major step forward for General Motors," the company today dedicated its new Global Powertrain Engineering Development Center. The center is located in Pontiac, MI, spitting distance from the defunct Silverdome — the former home to the Detroit Lions, and… » 7/25/08 5:00pm 7/25/08 5:00pm