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Auto Analysts See Fuel Efficiency Moving Forward Regardless of White House Decision

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Even if the Trump administration rolls back the Obama administration’s 2022-25 fuel economy targets, they may eventually fall in place through other market forces, auto analysts say. Consumer demand for fuel-efficient vehicles and aggressive emissions targets overseas may be more important than decisions by President Donald Trump.

Buick Launches Chevy Volt-Based Velite 5 in China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick is launching its first electric car in China, the Velite 5 plug-in hybrid, and it shares much with the Chevy Volt. Revealed at the Guangzhou auto show in China in November as the Velite Concept, the Velite 5 seems to be utilizing much of the Chevrolet Volt’s powertrain.

Buick Steps Up To Join The Luxury Game, Debuting Two New Vehicles Ahead Of The New York Auto Show

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Preparing to reveal a new SUV and mid-size sedan within the next three weeks, Buick is starting to deliver on its bid to luxury buyers.

2017 Chevrolet Malibu 2.0T Premier First Test: Win-Win

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Although the midsize Chevrolet Malibu was completely reinvented for the 2016 model year, the automaker didn’t rest on its laurels, instead adding a significant update for the second year of the model’s ninth generation. The new GM/Ford jointly developed 9T50E nine-speed automatic transmission replaces the previous year’s Aisin Warner F8F35 eight-speed automatic behind the available 2.

How one man triggered a GM airbag sensor recall

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Saturn Sky owner Troy Lyman's 67-page report on airbag sensor failures caused a recall of two General Motors cars. Before Lyman, the automaker and the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration had not acted.