In the News

Articles featuring OnStar from around the web

  • May 27, 2016

    What Your Vehicle Has in Common with a Jet

    Thanks to OnStar technology, many new vehicles now come equipped with Proactive Alerts to let you know about potential issues before they happen — just like modern passenger jets.

    See how it works.
  • May 12, 2016

    Cool During a Crisis

    An OnStar Advisor who helped deliver two babies in the past year — and was named Dispatcher of the Year by the International Academy of Emergency Dispatch — talks about how she and the OnStar team handle thousands of emergency calls every day.

    Read more in The Atlantic.
  • January 13, 2016

    Deputies Nab Suspects in Stolen Car with Help from OnStar

    Sheriff’s deputies in Florida recently got some assistance from OnStar in stopping a group of teens in a stolen vehicle. OnStar used Stolen Vehicle Slowdown to cut power to the engine, allowing deputies to surround the vehicle and arrest the teens safely.

    See how OnStar brought the car to a halt.
  • January 11, 2016

    GM to Help Map Roads for Self-Driving Vehicles

    General Motors announced a partnership that will help prepare the way for autonomous vehicles — self-driving cars — using vehicle cameras and OnStar connectivity. The new venture will capture information to update routes, which can then be used to guide autonomous vehicles.

    See how this technology may change the way we drive.