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Cadillac Is Driving Goop Readers to Dinner With Gwyneth Paltrow and Mario Batali

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac has been positioning itself as an upscale, fashion-forward luxury brand, first by moving from Detroit to New York in 2014 and then opening an art and fashion experience called Cadillac House in SoHo this summer. Now, it's partnering with Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle and ecommerce company, Goop. Cadillac has been hosting "Road to Table" dinner parties with the help of celebrities and celebrity chefs, and Goop is sponsoring the next series of events in New York, Chicago, Miami, Dallas and Los Angeles.

Why Self-Driving Cars Could Dominate General Motors' Earnings Report

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM hasn't sold any self-driving cars yet, but its R&D efforts are likely to be a focus of Thursday's earnings report, as GM shares details of its acquisition of self-driving start-up Cruise Automation. Cruise has been testing self-driving Chevy Bolts in San Francisco.

Vauxhall’s future in Britain questioned following Brexit

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Doubt has been cast over Vauxhall’s future in Britain following the Brexit referendum result in a new LMC Automotive report. Analysts suggest in the report that Vauxhall’s parent company, General Motors (GM), is the manufacturer most likely to move its production to mainland Europe due to rising costs once Britain leaves the EU.

These are the best cars of 2016 according to Consumer Reports

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Every year, Consumer Reports and its team of automotive experts test and scrutinize virtually every car sold in the US. Of those cars, a select few stand above the rest and join the vaunted group of vehicles known as Consumer Reports' Top Picks.

2015 Holden Malibu recalled for seatbelt fix

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Holden is recalling 35 vehicles in its 2015 Malibu sedan line, over concerns the rear-seat seatbelt buckles could detach. The car maker reports the pivot pin inside the twin buckle assembly for the rear right-hand side and centre seats may translate sideways due to a manufacturing fault.

Lightspeed Transformation From Electric Car Test Drives (2017 Chevy Volt, BMW i3)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - I know Kim pretty well after first meeting her in a creative writing workshop years back. One gets used to baring their soul through storytelling in such endeavours. Just a few days ago, I watched her go through a visible, profound transition in a matter of seconds getting into and driving the 2017 Chevy Volt off the lot. She showed lightspeed reflection, assimilation, and changes in her expression and aura.

Vauxhall logged first Zafira fire in 2009, several years before recall decision

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall says it first logged a case of a fire linked to the ventilation system in its Zafira minivans in 2009, several years before a number of incidents were widely publicized and prompted two recalls.