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Check out all the coolest features on the $400,000 Ford GT supercar

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ford's GT supercar was revealed at the Detroit auto show in 2015 and, a little over a year later, the racing version won the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans and notched a second in the 2017 race. That meant that the race car and the road car had to be developed at the same time.

Here's why Cadillac's new CT6 plug-in one of the best luxury sedans on the market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac rolled out the CT6 to much fanfare at a spectacularly ambitious party at the 2015 New York auto show. A year later, the full-size sedan — Cadillac's "flagship" vehicle — hit dealerships.

Nissan has big plans to challenge Tesla's Model 3 in 2018

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Nissan is trying to return its all-electric Leaf to its former state of glory.  The Nissan Leaf is the world's best-selling electric car, but that's largely been a product of it being a very early, affordable contender in the electric vehicle space.

2017 Chevrolet Bolt Earns Top Safety Pick Award

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt has earned a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It’s the first and only all-electric vehicle to earn an award from the agency so far this year.

Nissan Renault Alliance Want To Provide Electric Automated Sharing – Eventually

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Nissan and Renault alliance will be joining the race to provide automated shared rides, but it won’t be anytime soon. These self-driving car rides will be based on its electric cars – which could include the Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe – but the self-driving cars and mobility services will come after 2020, and “certainly within 10 years,” said Ogi Redzic, head of Nissan-Renault’s connected vehicles and mobility services division.

Lyft is quietly going after Uber's biggest weakness

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Lyft has been trying to position itself as a socially-conscious, ride-sharing solution long before Uber was rocked by a string of scandals that ultimately culminated in CEO Travis Kalanick's forced resignation. But Lyft has the most potential to take on Uber by playing the long game with self-driving cars.

Uber and Tesla are showing ominous signs that the era of auto disruption may be about to come to an abrupt end

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - •Uber's CEO departed and Tesla's head of Autopilot left in the same week. •The leading disruptors of the auto industry are experiencing severe challenges.

Feature Flashback: 1983 Toyota Camry – Oh What a Premonition!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After so many years of utter market domination, it’s hard to remember a time when “Camry” was a weird sounding, unfamiliar, meaningless word (it’s a globalization of the Japanese word kanmuri, which means crown). But way back when the first 1983-model Camry sedans and liftbacks washed up on our shores to relieve the old-school rear-drive Corona sedan, hatchback, and wagon (that name, in Latin, also means crown), its future was by no means certain.