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There’s a Big Issue with GM’s SUVs and No One Seems to Have a Solution

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Many owners of General Motors’ 2015 and 2016 full-size SUVs are not particularly happy with their purchase. Online forums and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) complaints database are flooded with posts alleging that GM’s full-size SUVs, including the Chevy Tahoe and Suburban, GMC Yukon and Cadillac Escalade, all exhibit the same off-putting traits: unexplainable wind buffeting and vibration. Many of the complaints allege that these problems also affect the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra.

Cadillac ATS Vs. BMW 3-Series: Compare Cars

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It's inevitable the car widely considered the benchmark for luxury performance would garner its share of scorn, worship and admiration. The BMW 3-Series has certainly garnered equal parts of each and every luxury brand has the 3 in its sights.

Escalade does everything, except represent Cadillac's future

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Escalade's success since its spring 2014 redesign has given Cadillac and its dealers a glimpse of what life could be like under the long-term vision laid out by brand chief Johan de Nysschen.

9 New GM Cars Coming Your Way in 2016

Posted By Charlie on Articles - A new model year means that the cars you’ve been reading about and following in the news are finally going on sale. Soon, they’ll be on your local dealers’ lots, and you’ll have the opportunity to check them out, test drive them, decide what you think, and figure out whether you agree with what your favorite auto writers said about them.

GM to Expand Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Engine Build Center

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - High demand for the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has prompted General Motors to expand its facilities at Bowling Green, Kentucky yet again. Specifically, GM will invest $44 million into Bowling Green’s Performance Build Center, which is responsible for producing the automaker’s LT4 engine that powers the Corvette Z06. The 6.2-liter supercharged V-8 is mostly hand built and is also used for the Cadillac CTS-V sports sedan where it produces 640 hp.

2015 Cadillac CTS VSport

Posted By Charlie on Articles - Cadillac has changed a lot during the past decade and a half. Once considered the brand that old folks would buy for their comfort and plushness, Cadillac has grown into a real competitor for the Germans. To see how the brand became a threat, all you need to do look at the CTS.

The Coolest Cars of the New Petersen Automotive Museum

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After a 14-month, multi-million dollar redesign that included shrouding the exterior with ribbons of stainless steel and rebuilding 95,000 square feet of exhibition space inside, L.A.’s famed Petersen Automotive Museum has reopened its doors to reveal a breathtaking new collection of cars and motorcycles.

Opinion: American cars aren't as desirable as they used to be

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cars from General Motors, Ford and Chrysler look "too American" to appeal worldwide. I can explain. Sitting alongside GM’s ‘brawn in the USA’ beasts at the LA Test Fest were, for example, the Volvo XC90 plus all-new versions of the Mazda MX-5 and Toyota Prius. Conversely, the GM-Cadillac-Chevrolet rivals they’re competing with for World Car honours not only looked unmistakably American, but felt, smelt and shouted American, too.