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2018 GMC Acadia SLT-2 - Stylish and roomy

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The French colonized the Canadian territory way back in the 1700s, calling it "L'Acadie," derived from a Native American word for "Land of Plenty. "
In 2007, General Motors adopted the Anglisized version of the name and began building its latest mid-size crossover, calling it Acadia.

PSA maps out Vauxhall’s path to profitability

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel and Vauxhall have not posted a full-year profit this century, losing about £15 billion in the past 17 years. That represents a catastrophic failure by any measure, but it also highlights just how ambitious the recovery plan set out by new owner the PSA Group is.

GM Sinks $175 Million Into Cadillac Sedan Plant – Maybe You Don’t Want ’em, but Someone Else Does

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - That “someone else” might be a Chinese buyer. At least, that’s what former Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen implied in March, shortly before packing his bags and hitting the road.

Fine Details Separate This 1969 Chevy Camaro From Similar Builds

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Inspiration, it’s a word that by definition encompasses how you become influenced by a person or a thing. But, actually, it’s far more than that when you take into consideration just how life-changing the experience can be.

Car2Go becomes Chicago's first park anywhere car-share

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Car2Go said Friday that it's coming to Chicago, meaning that one of America's densest cities will finally have a car-share that lets members stash vehicles on city streets. While Zipcar, Getaround, and GM's Maven all operate in Chicago, those services require members to park cars in designated parking spots.

Elon Musk promised a Tesla 'alien dreadnought' factory — but what we got was a tent

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Tesla CEO Elon Musk once ambitiously promised to remake auto manufacturing so thoroughly that his factories would resemble an "alien dreadnought. "We recently learned that Tesla has built an assembly line for its Model 3 sedan and housed it under what Musk called a "tent" next to the company's Fremont, CA factory.

How to design a new Vauxhall - an Autocar exclusive

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The idea that Autocar should participate in the creation of a brand-new Vauxhall concept car right from the ground up began late last year as PSA chief Carlos Tavares was inking the deal he’d announced a few months earlier to buy Vauxhall and Opel, the former GM brands in Europe. From the outset, it was clear that to have any chance of future success Vauxhall-Opel will need to change enormously, not just in the predictable ‘lean and mean’ ways but also by presenting a reimagined, thoroughly modernised design philosophy leading to even more desirable, saleable products.