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Big Auto Focus: How GM and Ford Are Looking at the Future of Auto

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Last year, GM's  lagged far behind with just a 1. 6% gain. In this week's Industry Focus: Energy episode of 2018, analysts Sarah Priestley and John Rosevear explain why that is and what both companies are doing now to plan for the future of a rapidly changing industry.

Detroit 2018: The Reinvented 2019 Chevrolet Silverado Debuts

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We first previewed it for you near the end of last year. Now it’s officially here: The next-generation 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is readying to take on the RAM 1500 and segment leader Fr-150.

Wards On Why Chevrolet Bolt Won “2018 Wards 10 Best Engines”

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - WardsAuto didn’t have an opportunity to test out the Chevrolet Bolt‘s “engine” last year because it wasn’t available in time, but this year their real-world tests confirm its prowess. Though the Bolt doesn’t have an engine at all, its 200-horsepower electric motor and 60 kWh lithium-ion battery pack impressed the critics.

2001 Corvette Z06 With 1,000 Wheel Horsepower

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We’ve all been there–there was always that one girl (or guy) in high school you just had to have. You spent every class period staring dreamily down at your notebook, doodling, thinking what life might be like only if?

2019 Ram 1500 goes hybrid in an effort to one-up its Detroit rivals

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2019 Ram 1500 debuted at this week's 2018 Detroit Auto Show with a new look, its first hybrid system, and more tech than ever. Will that be enough to beat rivals Ford and Chevrolet?

Ford boss: no plans to follow GM and leave Europe

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ford CEO Jim Hackett doesn’t believe his company should follow General Motors and depart Europe, because of its depth of history here and the fact that “Europe has the second biggest GDP". Speaking to Autocar at the Detroit motor show, Hackett said: "We've made a big commitment in Europe, and it looks as if Brexit is reaching some kind of resumption.

2019 Chevrolet Silverado: A Tale of Four Tailgates

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It’s not unusual for a pickup truck to feature a dozen or more grille and wheel designs, but four different tailgate lowering systems is rare. Yet that’s what we find on the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado.

Detroit 2018: Next-Gen 2019 RAM 1500 Marks New Offensive

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - All in on its latest attempt to close the gap that separates it from the Ford F-150 – and to keep up of course with the Chevrolet Silverado, also upgraded for 2019 – the 2019 RAM 1500 offers consumers more performance, more technologies and… more.

2018 Honda Accord Takes North American Car of the Year Award

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - This morning in Detroit, the judges of the North American Car of the Year Award announced that the 2018 Honda Accord would be taking home the prize. The Car of the Year award is reserved for models that are new, or significantly updated, for 2018.