Mary Barra reiterates GM will build full range of EVs, including an all-electric pickup.
Would it be a Chevy or GMC?
'Complex schedule wouldn't allow her to be there' to explain Oshawa closure.
Says it has enough job openings for all but 100 displaced factory workers.
'We're not here to make everybody angry.'
Meanwhile, union workers protest closures, as Barra says Tesla buying Lordstown is 'moot'
Sure, a self-driving Bolt may be cool, but a Silverado is going to haul the earnings.
3,300 U.S. factory jobs are going away at plants GM plans to idle
And he says new trade deal makes it 'very uncomfortable' for GM to build cars outside the U.S.
It plans 20 electric models by 2023 but says a new car for Ohio is unlikely.
Lawmakers cite 'extremely poor corporate citizenship'
Workers and politicians ask: Why now?
Some want sedans gone like Ford — and want the CEO gone, too.
This as another senator wants to eliminate the tax credits entirely.
It's part of plans to introduce 20 new EVs worldwide by 2023.
GM shares jumped more than 10 percent in pre-market trading.
General Motors chief Mary Barra said today her company needs a level playing field on trade with other countries, with equivalent or no tariffs in order to successfully compete in a global auto industry. She made her comments during a "Talks at GS" conversation with Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein that was carried by Yahoo Finance, a sister site to Autoblog.