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Cadillac May Be Ready to Make a Comeback

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Five years ago, General Motors' Cadillac luxury brand seemed to be recovering nicely from the Great Recession. In 2012, Cadillac expanded its model lineup with the ATS compact sedan, to compete better with the likes of BMW and Mercedes, and the XTS full-size sedan (to appeal to Cadillac loyalists). This helped drive a 22% surge in domestic deliveries in 2013, to a recent peak of 182,543 units. However, while the Cadillac brand has found considerable success in China recently, sales have retreated in the U.S. over the past five years.

Ford Keeps Losing Market Share in the U.S. -- but That's OK

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Last week, Ford Motor Company reported that its US vehicle deliveries slipped 3. 9% in October. While that was a slightly better result than what analysts had expected, the US market as a whole posted flattish sales for the month.

The Cadillac ATS-V: Is It As Good As We First Thought?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Cadillac ATS-V is supposed to be extremely quick, grippy on the road and track, and, above all else, highly enjoyable to drive. Nearly three years after its debut, we thought it deserved a reevaluation.

2018 Buick Regal TourX: What's the Cost of a Fill-Up?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Though the TourX lacks the three-row seating of many mid-size crossovers, it comes with standard all-wheel drive, a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and an eight-speed automatic transmission. It also has EPA fuel-economy estimates of 21/29/24 mpg city/highway/combined, but here's the catch: Buick recommends premium gasoline for best performance.

2018 Buick Enclave Avenir essentials review: The cost of luxury

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For 2018, Buick completely reshaped the Enclave, giving it a new, lower top profile, extra standard features and a new trim line named after Buick’s coupe concept: Avenir. New standard features include LED headlights, LED taillights, rearview camera and rear park assist. The all-wheel-drive system is a twin-clutch design and is Buick’s first switchable AWD system. There are available high-tech features like Buick’s new QuietTuning system, a 360-degree view camera and ventilated front seats. Heated front seats are standard.

2018 GMC Yukon Denali 4WD 10-Speed Automatic

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The GMC Yukon occupies the middle rung on General Motors’ ladder of mechanically similar—and massively profitable—full-size SUVs, being bracketed by the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban below and the Cadillac Escalade above. The GMC has three rows of seats as standard, is available in regular or XL body lengths, and caters to a clientele who find the Cadillac too flashy and the Chevy too, er, Chevy.

Buick Regal TourX The test drive Oppo Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - This longboye is looong! This rivals or beats most crossovers seats up or folded down. I cannot imagine anyone complaining about not having space for their family. 2 kids, their strollers ans stuff, and a dog? No problem! With its rear seats up, the Outback has 35.5 cubic feet of space, while the TourX offers 32.7. Folding the rear seats flat opens the Outback’s trunk up to 73.3 cubic feet, and the TourX’s to 73.5. Those are impressive numbers, on par with the cargo space in top-rated small SUVs such as the Honda CR-V.

2018 Buick Regal GS essentials review: GS can also stand for 'good seats'

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The new GS gets 51 more horsepower than the outgoing model along with new heated, cooled, and massaging seats. The all-wheel-drive system uses an active twin-clutch setup to distribute power while different drive modes adjust throttle, steering, transmission and suspension settings.

2019 GMC Sierra Denali: What the Redesign Delivers for Truck Buyers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For the 2019 model year, these trucks got a full redesign, and certain trims have already begun arriving in dealerships from the automaker’s factory in Fort Wayne, Indiana. In the case of the GMC Sierra, you will have a hard time calling it just a fancier Silverado these days, and that was the automaker’s goal. That sentiment goes double for the 2019 Sierra Denali. Following our general rundown of the Sierra redesign, we had a chance to get inside a new Denali and see what the model offers to truck buyers. Here’s what we learned, including impressions from a day driving a 2019 Denali 1500 Cre