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General Motors introduces new logo as company tries to shift focus to EV market

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Why General Motors is making a big bet on electric vehicles

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History of General Motors in Oshawa

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General Motors: Greatest corporate turnaround of the decade

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General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services, with global headquarters in Detroit's Renaissance Center. It was originally founded by William C. Durant on September 16, 1908 as a holding company. The company is the largest American automobile manufacturer, and one of the world's largest. As of 2018, General Motors is ranked #10 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.
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