Obama To Get New, Giant Truck-Based Cadillac Presidential Limo

UPDATE: Obama's New Cadillac Limo Officially Unveiled!
With a new president set to take the office, GM is working on a new version of "Cadillac One" for President-Elect Barack Obama — and it's a monster. According to our sources, the new President's state car may look like a stretched Cadillac DTS but is actually… » 11/10/08 12:30pm 11/10/08 12:30pm

GM Considering Sale Of Medium-Duty Truck Division To Isuzu

According to Automotive News » 9/19/08 1:45pm 9/19/08 1:45pm, GM is planning to sell its medium-duty commercial truck division to Isuzu (). According to Isuzu representatives, they have not been contacted by General Motors regarding the possible deal, but said they would respond positively to the prospect. The news comes after Navistar backed out…

Ironhide Spotted With Can-Am Spyder, Motorcycle

More details regarding everyone's favorite movie sequel trickle in by the day. We know that filming is set to begin next week in the Philadelphia area and Ironhide, better known as the GMC Topkick, was spotted en route to the location for filming. The interesting item to note is what was being hauled along with… » 5/29/08 4:20pm 5/29/08 4:20pm

Ratchet, Ironhide Spotted; Transformers 2 Filming In Arizona?

Today's daily Transformers 2 update comes with more spotted Autobots and rumors of a filming location. Photographed in the Culver City, Calif. is this truck loaded up with Ironhide and Ratchet. This is the third Transformer spotting we've seen over the past week. Last Friday we saw twin Barricades, yesterday we caught… » 4/03/08 4:30pm 4/03/08 4:30pm

Goodbye, Ironhide: GM Reaches Agreement, Sells Medium-Duty Trucks to…

The General's finally come to an agreement on selling their not-so-profitable medium duty truck business to Navistar, the owners of International Truck and Engine. That means the Navistar folks will now be responsible for making the GMC TopKick and the Chevrolet Kodiak, moving production from GM's plant in Flint,… » 12/20/07 9:15am 12/20/07 9:15am

Transformers Movie Update: We Have An Exclusive Robogasm With Ironhide,…

The General took four robots in disguise to the GM Riverwalk this afternoon to show them off in all their vehicular glory and gave us the exclusive look at all of them — before they're sent out west to californicate with the stars at the premiere. Although we weren't allowed to drive or even touch the GMC TopKick… » 6/22/07 4:55pm 6/22/07 4:55pm

Transformers Movie Update: Fifty Hot Screen Shots Of Movie Action!

Despite the whole "Optimus Prime with lips" thing, we've got to say we're still pretty excited about the upcoming live-action movie. Of course, maybe that's only because we were able to snag these fifty some-odd PR shots from Paramount Pictures. Enjoy the ensuing robogasm. [Please note, we cannot be in any way held… » 5/07/07 2:32pm 5/07/07 2:32pm

GM An Official Transformers Movie Partner, Rick Wagoner To Play…

Yes, it's officially the end of the world. The Decepticons are in the gate, and evil now goes by another name — General Motors. The General's officially added their name to a "power partnership" with Paramount Pictures today at the General's pre-Oscar fashion event in Hollywood for joint promotion of the new… » 2/21/07 6:55am 2/21/07 6:55am

Transformers Update! So That's What A GMC TopKick Looks Like When You…

Our fave fan site of all things 'formers dropped a pic today of everyone's favorite Autobot, Ironhide. The boys at TFW2005 found some concept art for the people working at ILM make its way into their hands. I'm not so sure I'm liking this here 'bot if he's going to look like this. I mean don't get me wrong, it's kind… » 2/09/07 4:58pm 2/09/07 4:58pm

Exclusive Transformers Update: Close-Ups Of A Hummer Named Ratchet,…



Yes, that's Ratchet. He's now yellow and he's a transmogrified Hummer. Will the horrors never end? Maybe — because although we brought you the news first Autobot Ironhide's alt-form would be a GMC TopKick, we've now got a non-camera phone pic to prove it — and he looks pretty damn good with those tall pipes and the… » 9/12/06 12:52pm 9/12/06 12:52pm

Exclusive Live-Action Transformers Update: Megatron Must Be Stopped,…


So there you have it — Megatron in all of his what appears to be frozen glory. We've also got another shot of the Camaro-rockin' Bumblebee fully transformed, as well as another picture of Prime as a long-nosed Semi and finally what looks to be "Team Autobot" — the Black GMC TopKick (Ironhide), the modified H2… » 8/18/06 9:54pm 8/18/06 9:54pm