Not satisfied with OnStar’s steady profits, GM wants to create a global 4G powerhouse

May 28, 2013

Analysts peg OnStar’s revenues at about $1.5 billion annually, with a margin of 30 to 35 percent. That’s about five times the 6.2 percent margin from GM’s first-quarter adjusted earnings before interest and taxes in North America — where the vast majority of OnStar’s business is today