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2016 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia, Recalled For Seat Problems

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors has issued a recall for select 2016 models of the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, and GMC Acadia. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some of those SUVs may have been improperly manufactured.

GM, Chevrolet Lead with the Industry’s Largest Retail Market Share Increases of 2015

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors’ Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac brands delivered 290,230 vehicles in December 2015, driven by an 8 percent year-over-year increase in retail deliveries and the company’s 26th consecutive month of Commercial sales growth. Total sales were up 6 percent.

GM teams up with Lyft to develop autonomous cars

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors and U.S.-based ride-hailing company Lyft are forming an unprecedented partnership that could help them beat their rivals to the self-driving future. Lyft said Monday that GM invested US$500 million in the company as part of a round of a US$1 billion round of fundraising. GM gets a seat on Lyft’s board and access to the three-year-old company’s software, which matches riders with drivers and automates payments. It also becomes a preferred vehicle provider, with the chance to get many more people behind the wheel of a Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac.

These are the best (and worst) cars we drove this year

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Over the past year, we’ve traded keys and spent countless hours behind the wheels of many cars. That’s why we asked our contributors to dish details on their best – and worst – rides of the year. The answers span from every price range, manufacturer and vintage – with a few shockers you won’t expect.

GM Set to Add Array of New Utility Vehicles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - And General Motors plans to take advantage of that shift away from conventional sedans and coupes by adding an assortment of new utes to its line-up. They range from downsized models, such as the soon-to-debut Buick Envision, to the big Cadillac XT5. And GM’s four U.S. brands plan to fill in as much white space as possible with either all-new utility vehicles or variants such as the GMC Acadia Denali.

Midsize Luxury: Luxury Trims on Midsize Cars

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - How much luxury does one person need? What about five people? The midsize sedan is the perfect compromise. It allows five to ride in relative comfort but is not quite the plush executive experience found in 200-plus-inch luxo barges.

Buick’s sales slowdown should reverse in 2016

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick is hustling in the final days of 2015 to keep its five-year streak of U.S. sales increases intact, but even if it falls short, three new models should rekindle the momentum in the second half of 2016. One of those three, the Envision compact crossover, will be unveiled January 10 before the opening of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, along with another new offering that Buick declines to discuss.

Save Money on a GM Vehicle by Buying it at Costco

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Costco Auto program is hosting a GM Holiday Sales Event and you can save big on a new GM vehicle. Costco members who register for the offer at will be eligible to receive GM Supplier pricing on various 2015 and 2016 model year vehicles from Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac.

20 Crossovers/SUVs to Look Forward to in 2016 and Beyond

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Like it or not, crossovers and SUVs are taking over the automotive landscape. Now available in nearly every size imaginable, they’ve penetrated every segment. Although some are still truck-based, the majority now use car-based platforms. As a result, there’s a crossover or SUV for everyone from the family man/woman and the commuter to the driving enthusiast and off-road warrior. Looking forward, the trend toward these taller, more practical cars will continue and they will keep evolving into more capable machines both on- and off-road.

Buick Trademark Applications for “TourX,” “Regal TourX” May Point to Future Wagon!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors has filed two intriguing U.S. trademark applications for its Buick subsidiary that hint at a future station-wagon variant. Yes, you read that right—the first Buick wagon since the Century and the Roadmaster might be on its way, and it could be a Regal!