From the Chevy booth at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, Patrick McIntyre interviews Alan Batey, EVP & President of General Motors NA. Topics include the Chevy Cruze hatchback and the Chinese-made Buick Envision.
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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that General Motors is on the verge of naming current US sales chief, Alan Batey, as the new global head of the Chevrolet brand. Batey has been accruing relevant international experience with GM for quite some time now, holding executive management positions in Europe, Korea, the Middle East and the US before getting this latest nod as Chevy's global leader.
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GM VP Alan Batey explains Chevygate – Click above to watch video after the jump
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HUMMER is going down under. GM Holden Executive Director Sales, Marketing and Aftersales (say that ten times fast), Alan Batey, just made the announcement at the Australian International Motor Show in Sydney. After announcing 16 other new models that will be arriving for 2007 and beyond, Holden pulled back a huge curtain to give Australians their first glimpse of the HUMMER H3.
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