Pontiac

After 84 Years, Iconic Pontiac Says Goodbye

After 84 years, the Pontiac brand is dead. In its lifetime it produced iconic muscle cars and starred in movies such as "Smokey and the Bandit." In the final stages of its existence, the brand suffered from a lack of customer interest and its position within a troubled General Motors.

Deadline Looms for Laid-Off GM Workers to Claim Ohio Jobs

Autoworkers laid off from a General Motors plant in Orion Township, Mich., have until the end of the day Tuesday to decide whether to take jobs at the automaker's Lordstown assembly plant, some 250 miles away in neighboring Ohio.

Stocks in the News: Kraft, Apple, Ford

Kraft Foods boosted its offer for British candy maker Cadbury following Monday's announced $3.7 billion sale of Kraft's pizza business to Nestlé. But it remains to be seen whether Cadbury will bite on the sweetened offer. See what other news could affect stock prices today.

GM and Chrysler: A Hard Road in 2010

Once icons of American industrial might, GM and Chrysler have cut jobs, closed plants, eliminated models and shed storied brands. Racing to turn business around, both companies still have a long way to go to convince consumers their products are worthy of consideration.

GM to Spyker: No Deal for Saab

Unswayed by the latest offer from Dutch sports car maker Spyker Cars, Detroit-based GM is preparing to mothball Saab for good, The Economic Times has reported, citing a news report published Wednesday in Sweden.

GM's Saab Story Not Over Yet

After announcing Friday that it would shutter Swedish car maker Saab, GM has reportedly received several inquiries from potential buyers. One is from previously rejected Saab suitor Spyker Cars, which has submitted a revised bid that expires at 5 p.m. Monday.

GM to shut down Saturn brand

General Motors said Wednesday it will shut down its Saturn brand, after negotiations with potential buyer Penske Automotive Group (PAG)...

General Motors closing 1,200 dealers

Robb Brown's roots with General Motors Co. (GM) run deep. His grandfather, Willis E. Brown Sr., founded Toledo's Brown Pontiac in 1926, which is...