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GM in Spring Hill to produce GMC Acadia to sell in Australia

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Workers at the General Motors Spring Hill Manufacturing facility will produce a right-hand vehicle for export to Australia, bringing more job security to the labor force, UAW Local 1853 Chairman Mike Herron said.GM revealed Friday it will invest $27 million more into the plant, which employs more than 4,000 workers in producing the Cadillac XT5 and GMC Acadia and three engines. The Holden Acadia, the Aussie version of the GMC Acadia, will start rolling off the assembly line in 2018.

2017 Holden Trax first drive review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Has a mid-life upgrade help this baby SUV become a contender again? A city-sized SUV is a must for any serious car maker in 2017. The pint-sized crossover market is booming as the trend towards SUVs continues to accelerate. Holden was actually one of the earlier entrants into the market when the Trax first arrived, but it has been surpassed - both on the road and in the sales charts - but newer rivals, most notably the Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V.

2017 Holden Trax LTZ review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 Holden Trax gets a number of worthy upgrades that make it a better alternative to Mazda's CX-3 and Honda's HR-V than ever before. The revised MY17 iteration certainly makes a strong first impression. The slightly awkward upright nose on the old car has been replaced by a sharp two-piece grille, sleeker headlights with standard LED daytime running lights (DRLs) and a new bumper. With its flared guards and good proportions, it’s a handsome little runabout. The cabin layout is also much better than before, more resolved and less of a mish-mash. The new trims are made to a higher-standar

2018 Holden Commodore Sportwagon revealed

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - More style, more space and more technology. Those are the highlights of the 2018 Holden Commodore Sportwagon unveiled by the company today. The carmaker has labelled the new wagon its "flagship" model, and has packed it with interior and safety technologies to fit the bill. Like the 2018 Commodore sedan, the Sportwagon will be available with all-wheel-drive equipped with torque-vectoring, along with a nine-speed automatic transmission.

Spacious, Sporty and Sophisticated: The Next-Generation Holden Commodore Sportwagon Revealed

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The all-new Holden Commodore Sportwagon has emerged from the gym; trim, toned and beautifully presented. Following closely on the heels of the reveal of the NG Commodore, the Sportwagon is spacious, refined and offers exemplary safety, just as a flagship Holden should.

GM Invests $47 Million Into Spring Hill, Bay City For Future Product Programs

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors is investing into its U.S. manufacturing base yet again, this time announcing $47 million in total between the Spring Hill, Tennessee, and Bay City, Michigan plants. Spring Hill will receive $27 million to begin assembling the 2017 GMC Acadia in right-hand drive configuration for Holden to be exported to Australia.