Genesis Canada has firmed up its launch date for the GV80 crossover and the redesigned G80 sedan. However, the timing in the United States, which might ultimately be the same as Canada, has been pushed back because of the shutdown of much of Michigan during the COVID-19 outbreak, including EPA offices and laboratories that certify vehicle emissions, a Genesis spokesman said.
A natural huckster and fierce competitor with Italian roots and a penchant for cigars, vinyl car roofs and Greek-temple grilles, Iacocca defined the role of the imperial American executive -- first as president of Ford, then as CEO and chairman at Chrysler -- for much of the last quarter of the 20th century.
Chevrolet plans to unwrap the next-generation Corvette, featuring a midengine layout for the first time, in July. GM President Mark Reuss, who also heads the automaker's global product development programs, posted an image of the eighth-generation Corvette -- the C8 -- on his Facebook page late Thursday.