And The Winner Is….: Awards Won By General Motors


Within the last 10 years GM has received a number of awards. Some of the awards are for specific cars being produces by GM and their different subsidiaries, while others have been for GM continued dedication to helping improve the environment.

Some of these awards include:

  • Opel\Vauxhall Insignia named 2009 Car of the Year (in Europe).
  • GM’s “Safe Kids Buckle Up” campaign wins top Highway Safety Award in 2007
  • OnStar wins 4 honors at Telematics Update Awards in 2007
    • Best Embedded Telematics Award
    • Best Embedded Telematics Navigation Award
    • Best use of Telematics Technology for Safety
    • People’s Choice for Best Telematics Company
  • OnStar has also won numerous awards from Telematics in the past, such as:
    • Best Telematics Navigation Product in 2006
    • Best use of Telematics in Automotive Safety and Security in 2005 & 2006
    • Best Embedded/Terminal Product in 2005
    • Best Reseller/Retailer in 2005
    • Leadership Award in 2003 & 2004
    • Telematics in Action Award in 2003 & 2004
    • Heroes Award Nominees – Telematics Service Provider Employee in 2003
  • 2006 Award for Corporate Excellence
  • 2005 Informs Edelman Award for their “Increasing Production Throughout at General Motors” campaign.
  • 2007 Corporate Energy Management Award from American Energy Engineers
  • 2007 North American Car of the Year for the Saturn Aura for its class
  • 2007 North American Truck of the Year for the Chevrolet Silverado
  • 2007 Harbour Report Award for Best Engine Plant
  • 2006 Customer Care Award from the auto magazine ‘Automobile’
  • Two separate “Boss” Kettering awards in 2007
  • 2008 Red Dot Award in Design for the Opel Flextreme
  • 2008 & 2009 North American Car of the Year for the redesigned Chevrolet Malibu
  • JD Power & Associates Gold Plant Award for Oshawa Assembly Plant in 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2006
  • JD Power & Associate Silver Plant Award for Oshawa Assembly Plant in 2005 & 2007
  • IR Magazine’s Best Investor Relations Website Award in 2007

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