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Driven: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When a manufacturer launches a new model they normally invite journalists out to a specific location to drive it. These media programs are usually held under somewhat controlled circumstances on what essentially amounts to a large driving loop, routing you through the roads they want you to go through and avoiding the ones they do not.

General Motors Plans to use more Diesel Engines

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors will continue with plans to use more diesel engines in upcoming vehicle models despite the Volkswagen emission issues. “We're going to have a couple of really good ones, in both cars and trucks," said GM Product Chief Mark Reuss in a recent statement.

Chevy Reports It Met 2010 Carbon-Reduction Goal: 8 Million Tons

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Five years ago, Chevrolet made two commitments to reduce its carbon footprint. In December 2010 it launched the first-generation Volt as part of the initial wave of mass-market electric cars.

Video: 2016 Jaguar F-Type S Coupe (6MT)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When Jaguar launched its sleek new sports coupe a few years back, its mission was clear – to go toe to toe with the best of Europe and America, and that includes the industry’s high performance standard bearers like the Porsche 911 and the Chevrolet Corvette.

2016 Chevrolet Equinox: The People's Mover

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is evolutionary, to be sure, but the upgrades that have been made to its cabin, features list, and in the styling department are truly that: decisions that have served to make the SUV better, without losing any of its existing charm. Even in the face of shiny new rivals from Mazda (the CX-5) and Nissan (the Rogue), the Equinox is worth a second look.

2016 Ford Shelby GT350R and 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Go Head to Head (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The shootout between the latest muscle car offerings from Detroit continues as Chevrolet’s champ goes out of production and Ford delivers the Shelby GT350R Mustang. On this week’s episode of Head 2 Head, host Jason Cammisa takes the 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 and the 2016 Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang through challenge after challenge to see which muscle car will come out on top.

Cadillac wants its new vehicles to earn prices

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac's decision to price the soon-to-launch CT6 sedan well below competing vehicles says a lot about the cutthroat state of the market for big luxury sedans, brand boss Johan de Nysschen says.