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Cadillac Racing to Start First Pirelli World Challenge SprintX Race from Fourth and Sixth Row Today at VIR

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac V-Performance Racing drivers Michael Cooper (Syosset, N. Y) and Jordan Taylor (Orlando, Fla. ) will start the first of two Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) SprintX races this afternoon at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) from the fourth row in seventh.

Spied: 2019 GM Half-Ton Pickup

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We're beginning to hear about more GM half-ton pickup truck sightings throughout Colorado, especially in the high-altitude areas of Vail and Frisco off the infamous Interstate 70. The dual pipes in the photos below tell us this might be a new type of performance package, and from the camouflage around the cabin, it could be a "crew-cab-plus" version.

You’ll never sleep alone in this Cadillac Fleetwood hearse camper conversion

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A low-mileage 21-year old Cadillac Fleetwood hearse converted into a motorhome is listed on eBay. The 20-foot vehicle has a custom paint job, solar energy package, and plenty of room to stretch out.

3 Ways General Motors Is Betting Big on Self-Driving Cars

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When it comes to upending the automaker's market, General Motors has a lot to lose. But this car corporation isn't getting left in the dust on the race to self-driving success. Here are three ways General Motors is betting big on self-driving cars.

David Einhorn is wrong about the Tesla bubble — here's why

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn has been getting clobbered on his Tesla short position, just like every other hedge funder who has been somewhat sensibly betting against CEO Elon Musk's surging stock price and $50-billion market cap. He says there's a Tesla bubble, and even Musk would probably admit that he's right.

Shanghai Paints A Misleading Picture Of China's Car Market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Who knew that China's best-selling vehicle in 2016 was the Hongguang S1? Or that Chinese brands with unfamilar names like Baojun, Trumpchi and Haval now account for 5 of the 10 best-selling cars in the People's Republic?

2018 Holden Commodore ‘VXR’ spied

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Holden Commodore ‘VXR’ has been spied undergoing road testing in Germany, and despite being sold with Opel, Vauxhall and Buick badges elsewhere in the world, this prototype is wearing the Holden lion. It’s not certain what the hottest variant yet of the next-generation Commodore will be known as, but it’s almost certain it will be branded as the Opel Insignia OPC on the Continent, and the Vauxhall Insignia VXR in the UK.

A Chat With The Assistant Marketing Manager Of The 2018 Buick Enclave: Part I

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick pulled no punches at the 2017 NYIAS, displaying two all-new vehicles – the 2018 Buick Regal and 2018 Buick Enclave — and two all-new variants — the 2018 Regal TourX and 2018 Enclave Avenir. These latest, youthful products come from a brand that has made significant strides in shedding its stubborn geriatric stereotypes from decades prior, which many would say stared with the original Buick Enclave that launched roughly 10 years ago. To find out how Buick will continue this momentum, we sat down with Susanne Hinz, assistant marketing director for the all-new 2018 Enclave.