GM goes high-tech for Christmas [video]

GM goes high-tech for Christmas [video]

The holiday videos keep on rolling in as General Motors has released a new clip which stars the company's manufacturing robots.

The holiday videos keep on rolling in as General Motors has released a new clip which stars the company's manufacturing robots.

Filmed at the company's plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the video shows how an industrialized Santa could optimize his efficiency by using high-tech machines instead of elves.

While we probably wouldn't recommend spot welding gift-wrapped presents, GM points out that they have more than 25,000 robots and originally teamed up with Joseph Engelberger - the "Father of Robotics” - in 1961 to help create one of the first industrial robots to be used in an automotive factory.

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Automaker Chevrolet
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Tags christmas 2012, gm robots, industrial robots, robots