Trailblazer, Envoy, 9-7X Death Date Accelerated To December 23

We knew the end of the line was near for the GMT360 siblings, but now the Detroit News » 10/06/08 8:30am 10/06/08 8:30am reports the national economic collapse has accelerated GM's plans to kill off the , GMC Envoy and mid-size SUVs. The Moraine, Ohio plant that builds the old-skool body-on-frame trucks was down to one shift after originally being…

GM Cuts Saab Warranty To 4-Years/50,000-Miles

General Motors has announced that it is cutting Saab out of the 5-year/100,000-mile GM powertrain warranty, instead saddling the Swedish brand with a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty. In other words, Saab reliability is so poor that GM has to cut warranty coverage lest the resulting repairs push the automaker further… » 7/28/08 4:40pm 7/28/08 4:40pm

GM To Shrink Future Saabs, Reverse Brand Bloat

According to Automotive News, GM will be shifting the direction of Saab by shrinking the dimensions of future products. Every project manager in the automotive world will lose their minds at this revelation, given that traditionally, across all brands, bigger is always better. Yet forthcoming mid-size Saabs will be… » 7/24/08 12:00pm 7/24/08 12:00pm