All General Motors Corp. employees now are entitled to use a new premium, subscription website, part of, that provides all Ward's Communications content as soon as the stories are written and the statistics compiled.

The service offers subscribers — which now include all GM employees — unrestricted and immediate access to all the latest and archived news, industry data and analysis from Ward's, not just the articles from Ward's AutoWorld magazine. Contents include real-time industry news from around the world, plus the latest automotive statistics, such as sales and production reports in spreadsheets.

Through a GM corporate subscription to, GM employees anywhere in the world are entitled to the service. GM employees can access by clicking “eContent/Libraries” on the Socrates homepage. Then click the “eAutomotive” link and look at “Automotive Journals.” is organized to make it easy for everyone in the auto industry — in engineering, manufacturing, sales or other activities — to find the most relevant information. The site has sections tailored to regions of the world and to topics, including technology, marketing and strategy. Archive searches can be narrowed by subject to provide focused results.

More information about the subscription service is available at