Future GM Electric Vehicles
General Motors is planning to introduce a wide array of electric vehicles over the next several years.
Following is speculative and unconfirmed information about the future GM Electric Vehicles (EVs). This page is a continuous work-in-progress and will be updated on a regular basis as we await official details from General Motors and its brands.
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On October 2nd, 2017, GM made the following announcement:
- In next 18 months, it will introduce two new all-electric vehicles based on learnings from the Chevrolet Bolt EV, and that
- By 2023, the automaker will introduce at least 20 new all-electric vehicles
One of these models could be a sporty two-door coupe, as speculated by GM Authority. We will update this page with more information about future GM electric cars and EVs.
The plan to introduce at least 20 new all-electric vehicles by the year 2023 is part of GM’s vision “of a world with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion”, as announced by GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra.
The automaker believes that getting to zero emissions in the future will require more than battery electric technology. Instead, the automaker envisions a two-pronged approach to electrification based on unique requirements, consisting of:
- Battery electric, and
- Hydrogen fuel cell electric
“General Motors believes in an all-electric future,” said Mark Reuss, General Motors executive vice president of Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain. “Although that future won’t happen overnight, GM is committed to driving increased usage and acceptance of electric vehicles through no-compromise solutions that meet our customers’ needs.”
On October 6th, 2017, General Motors announced the appointment of Pam Fletcher to the newly-created position of Director Global Electric Vehicle Vehicle Programs responsible for the development of future GM electric cars, trucks, and SUVs.
On October 6th, 2017, GM introduced SURUS — the Silent Utility Rover Universal Superstructure — a fuel cell powered, four-wheel steer concept vehicle on a heavy-duty truck frame that’s driven by two electric motors. With its capability and flexible architecture, SURUS could be used as a delivery vehicle, truck or even an ambulance — all emissions free.